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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 22 27
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 4.62% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 15.00% 3.57%
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
7 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.46% 30.77% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7 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 £22,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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