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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 108 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.40% 0.064% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 0.26% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
403 379 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.79% 24.20% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 305 316 329
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £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 22 September 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MPLS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Redback
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) JNCIE
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) CCIP
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Imperva
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Design Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Network Architect
1 6 (85.71%) IP Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) JNCIE
1 6 (85.71%) CCIE
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) CCIP
1 6 (85.71%) CCDP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Redback
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
2 1 (14.29%) Imperva
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