The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 125 132 142
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.31% 0.096% 0.040%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 0.46% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £54,250 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.85% +28.12%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
MPLS
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
335 439 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.48% 21.03% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 286 381 382
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,143
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 4 £55,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £42,000 -
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) HP
3 13 (86.67%) LAN
3 13 (86.67%) WAN
4 11 (73.33%) Juniper
4 11 (73.33%) BGP
5 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (66.67%) CCIE
5 10 (66.67%) F5
6 9 (60.00%) Multicast
6 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (60.00%) OSPF
6 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
6 9 (60.00%) Brocade
6 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Wireless
8 4 (26.67%) Windows
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) HP Storage
8 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Server Building
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) Active Directory

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (86.67%) LAN
2 13 (86.67%) WAN
3 11 (73.33%) BGP
4 9 (60.00%) Multicast
4 9 (60.00%) OSPF
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 3 (20.00%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) Internet
7 1 (6.67%) Junos
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) VPLS
7 1 (6.67%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Security Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Security Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall Support
5 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre
1 4 (26.67%) HP Storage
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Server Building
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) Presales
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) CCIE
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) HIPAA
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) HP
2 11 (73.33%) Juniper
3 10 (66.67%) F5
4 9 (60.00%) Brocade
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Nortel
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) Splunk