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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
North East

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
71 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.91% 18.16% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 84 100
Average salary £30,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.60% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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