The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 38 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 31 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.25% 21.83% 24.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 29
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MPLS
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Northern Ireland region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Northern Ireland