The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 64 52
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.35% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.17% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 23
Average salary - £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 92 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.86% 16.08% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 56 66 142
Average salary £34,000 £32,163 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MPLS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Somerset