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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 45 41
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 0.76% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.77% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
22 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.76% 20.23% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 37
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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