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 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 - 19 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 6.06% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
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
8 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 14.55% 33.33% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 12
Average salary £37,000 £29,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.42% -37.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £68,000 £68,250
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