The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - - 63
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.84% 10.36% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 91 38 42
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MPLS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear