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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 51 43
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 0.83% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.76% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
31 42 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.05% 17.36% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 23
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -18.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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