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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 47 41
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 0.78% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.77% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
MPLS
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 53 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.64% 20.54% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 29
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MPLS
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Stockport