The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 94 140 145
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 35 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.67% 0.25% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.88% 1.07% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 1
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
444 559 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.13% 23.04% 21.52%
Number of salaries quoted 370 465 450
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +41 33 £36,250 -12.12% 1
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 32 (82.05%) VMware
2 28 (71.79%) Firewall
3 26 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (64.10%) WAN
5 24 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (53.85%) Cisco
6 21 (53.85%) BGP
7 20 (51.28%) Citrix
8 18 (46.15%) CCNP
9 17 (43.59%) CISSP
9 17 (43.59%) EIGRP
9 17 (43.59%) HP
9 17 (43.59%) SIEM
9 17 (43.59%) DMVPN
9 17 (43.59%) Network Security
10 16 (41.03%) Fortinet
10 16 (41.03%) Security Architecture
11 15 (38.46%) Juniper
12 12 (30.77%) Thin Client
12 12 (30.77%) Fat Client
13 11 (28.21%) Network Management
13 11 (28.21%) CCNA
13 11 (28.21%) ITIL
14 10 (25.64%) Windows
14 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
14 10 (25.64%) Network Design
14 10 (25.64%) VLAN
15 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
16 7 (17.95%) Cacti
16 7 (17.95%) Microsoft

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (15.38%) IIS
1 6 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) Firewall
2 25 (64.10%) WAN
3 21 (53.85%) BGP
4 17 (43.59%) Network Security
4 17 (43.59%) DMVPN
4 17 (43.59%) EIGRP
5 10 (25.64%) VLAN
5 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
6 5 (12.82%) SDH
6 5 (12.82%) DWDM
6 5 (12.82%) Wireless
7 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
7 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (10.26%) BIG-IP
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.26%) Junos
7 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (10.26%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (10.26%) OSPF
7 4 (10.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Network Specialist
3 11 (28.21%) Security Specialist
4 10 (25.64%) Network Security Specialist
5 5 (12.82%) Security Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Network Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) IT Security Specialist
9 1 (2.56%) Network Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Thin Client
1 12 (30.77%) Fat Client
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) UNIX
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) SIEM
2 16 (41.03%) Security Architecture
3 11 (28.21%) Network Management
3 11 (28.21%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Network Design
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (12.82%) Coaching
8 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.26%) Cyber Security
8 4 (10.26%) Change Control
8 4 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
8 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
9 3 (7.69%) Web Services Management
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.13%) Network Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) Python
2 6 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (46.15%) CCNP
3 17 (43.59%) CISSP
4 11 (28.21%) CCNA
5 4 (10.26%) CCIE
5 4 (10.26%) JNCIA
5 4 (10.26%) JNCIE
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (7.69%) MCP
6 3 (7.69%) MCSE
7 2 (5.13%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) OPNET
1 7 (17.95%) Cacti
2 6 (15.38%) OpenView
3 4 (10.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) VMware
2 21 (53.85%) Cisco
3 20 (51.28%) Citrix
4 17 (43.59%) HP
5 16 (41.03%) Fortinet
6 15 (38.46%) Juniper
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.26%) Sourcefire
8 4 (10.26%) Polycom
8 4 (10.26%) Aruba
8 4 (10.26%) F5
9 3 (7.69%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.69%) Imperva
9 3 (7.69%) WatchGuard
9 3 (7.69%) Mitel
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 15 days ago