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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 139 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +22
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.16% 0.37% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 1.67% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £66,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.29%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
508 478 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.17% 22.29% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 389 348 487
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 4 - - 1
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) OSPF
2 10 (76.92%) BGP
2 10 (76.92%) CCIE
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) JNCIE
2 10 (76.92%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Redback
3 6 (46.15%) Network Design
3 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 6 (46.15%) CCIP
3 6 (46.15%) VPLS
3 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) CCDP
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Sourcefire
5 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
5 4 (30.77%) Aruba
5 4 (30.77%) F5
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Network Management
5 4 (30.77%) Polycom
5 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Ethernet
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) OSPF
2 10 (76.92%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) VPLS
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) SNMP
5 4 (30.77%) BIG-IP
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) Junos
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) ISDN
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Network Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Design Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) IP Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Network Design
2 4 (30.77%) Network Management
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) Korn
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCIE
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) JNCIE
2 6 (46.15%) CCDP
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
2 6 (46.15%) CCIP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Samba
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Redback
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Sourcefire
5 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
5 4 (30.77%) Polycom
5 4 (30.77%) Aruba
5 4 (30.77%) F5
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Imperva
7 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.69%) BT
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