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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 5.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
26 9 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 15.38% 16.07% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 28
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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