The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 17 24
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 5.36% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 23.08% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £49,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.32% 23.21% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 13
Average salary £37,000 £29,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.42% -41.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £67,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

MPLS
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

MPLS Salary Trend in West Lothian