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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 122 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.22% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.18% 1.33% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
339 301 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.26% 14.53% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 277 261 430
Median salary £43,900 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 30 August 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 +4 3 £53,750 +7.50%
Peterborough - 3 £49,250 -
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) HP Storage
5 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (40.00%) Brocade
6 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Juniper
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) CCIE
6 4 (40.00%) F5
6 4 (40.00%) Multicast
7 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) Presales
7 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) VPN

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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Multicast
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) HP Storage
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Presales
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Server Building
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Brocade
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) VMware