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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +6.74%
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
64 43 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.92% 9.43% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 62
Median salary £34,000 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £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