The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 4 10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling - 32.08% 19.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 60.71% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 12
Average salary - £30,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Kent

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 Malling region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 14.81% 52.83% 27.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 16
Average salary £50,715 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.05% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,349 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

MPLS
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

MPLS Salary Trend in West Malling