The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 73 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.53% 1.02% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 5.35% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 15
Median salary £51,250 £52,500 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,700 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,900 £78,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +1.08%
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East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 187 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.32% 19.00% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 93 155 210
Median salary £50,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) RIP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) DWDM
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) VRRP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 7 (87.50%) HP NNM
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 6 (75.00%) Network Design

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Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
1 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) DWDM
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) HSRP
1 8 (100.00%) OSPF
1 8 (100.00%) RIP
1 8 (100.00%) SSL
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) VRRP
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Support
2 3 (37.50%) Network Support Specialist
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (87.50%) High Availability
1 7 (87.50%) Network Management
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Network Design
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) F5
1 8 (100.00%) Juniper
2 7 (87.50%) HP
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