The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 19 25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 3.67% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.29% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MPLS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.00% 25.69% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 21
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £18,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Shropshire