The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 73
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 103 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.53% 17.31% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 65 96 50
Median salary £39,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.41% +3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

MPLS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for MPLS in Tyne and Wear