The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
England / North East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 104 65 77
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 15.98% 9.77% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 96 56 57
Median salary £30,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.44% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing MPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in the North East

MPLS
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS in the North East.

Salary trend for MPLS in the North East
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago