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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 72 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 9.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
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
72 52 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.21% 8.70% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 63 43 71
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,232 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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