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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 43 38
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 0.38% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.70% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £46,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.13% 10.15% 8.76%
Number of salaries quoted 45 26 12
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MPLS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent