The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 104 - 116
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% - 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% - 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
405 370 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.25% 25.36% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 280 295 386
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £28,984 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Cambridge

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CCIE
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
2 9 (90.00%) JNCIE
3 6 (60.00%) VPLS
3 6 (60.00%) CCDP
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) CCIP
3 6 (60.00%) Redback
3 6 (60.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (30.00%) Aruba
5 3 (30.00%) Network Management
5 3 (30.00%) Junos
5 3 (30.00%) Polycom
5 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) OSPF
2 9 (90.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) VPLS
4 4 (40.00%) VLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Junos
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) SNMP
6 1 (10.00%) ISDN
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IP Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
1 6 (60.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCIE
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) JNCIE
2 6 (60.00%) CCDP
2 6 (60.00%) CCNP
2 6 (60.00%) CCIP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 6 (60.00%) Redback
3 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (30.00%) Aruba
3 3 (30.00%) Polycom
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Sourcefire
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Imperva
4 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Competitive
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