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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 107 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
MPLS
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
255 382 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.20% 21.55% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 222 305 270
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 27 July 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 25 (80.65%) WAN
1 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (67.74%) Firewall
4 19 (61.29%) CCNP
4 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (58.06%) Citrix
5 18 (58.06%) BGP
6 17 (54.84%) EIGRP
7 15 (48.39%) CISSP
7 15 (48.39%) Network Security
7 15 (48.39%) SIEM
7 15 (48.39%) DMVPN
7 15 (48.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (48.39%) DDoS Mitigation
8 14 (45.16%) Security Architecture
8 14 (45.16%) Cisco
9 12 (38.71%) Thin Client
9 12 (38.71%) Fat Client
10 10 (32.26%) Fortinet
11 9 (29.03%) HP
11 9 (29.03%) Network Design
12 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
12 8 (25.81%) Windows
12 8 (25.81%) Juniper
13 7 (22.58%) ITIL
13 7 (22.58%) VPN
14 6 (19.35%) CCNA
14 6 (19.35%) SQL
14 6 (19.35%) SQL Server

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 6 (19.35%) IIS
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
1 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) WAN
2 21 (67.74%) Firewall
3 18 (58.06%) BGP
4 17 (54.84%) EIGRP
5 15 (48.39%) Network Security
5 15 (48.39%) DMVPN
6 7 (22.58%) VPN
7 6 (19.35%) Ethernet
7 6 (19.35%) VLAN
8 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) OSPF
8 3 (9.68%) Multicast
8 3 (9.68%) SSL
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (6.45%) IPsec
9 2 (6.45%) IGMP
9 2 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (6.45%) ICMP
9 2 (6.45%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Network Specialist
3 10 (32.26%) Security Specialist
4 9 (29.03%) Network Security Specialist
5 5 (16.13%) Security Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Network Support
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Security Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (38.71%) Thin Client
2 12 (38.71%) Fat Client
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) SIEM
1 15 (48.39%) DDoS Mitigation
2 14 (45.16%) Security Architecture
3 9 (29.03%) Network Design
4 7 (22.58%) ITIL
5 6 (19.35%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (16.13%) Coaching
6 5 (16.13%) Network Management
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services Management
8 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) Communications Security
8 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security
9 1 (3.23%) Change Control
9 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (61.29%) CCNP
3 15 (48.39%) CISSP
4 6 (19.35%) CCNA
5 3 (9.68%) MCP
5 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 3 (9.68%) CCIE
5 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CISM
6 2 (6.45%) JNCIA
6 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) JSP 440
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) OpenView
1 3 (9.68%) Nagios
1 3 (9.68%) OPNET
1 3 (9.68%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) VMware
2 18 (58.06%) Citrix
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Fortinet
5 9 (29.03%) HP
6 8 (25.81%) Juniper
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) WatchGuard
8 3 (9.68%) Mitel
8 3 (9.68%) Imperva
8 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
10 1 (3.23%) Brocade
10 1 (3.23%) F5
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 18 days ago