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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 123 136 144
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.041% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 0.20% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
433 494 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.89% 20.24% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 381 383 371
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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
(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 +26 3 £55,000 +37.50% 1
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 27 (72.97%) WAN
3 26 (70.27%) Firewall
4 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (54.05%) Citrix
5 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (51.35%) CCNP
7 18 (48.65%) Cisco
7 18 (48.65%) BGP
7 18 (48.65%) Network Security
8 17 (45.95%) SIEM
8 17 (45.95%) DMVPN
8 17 (45.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (45.95%) DDoS Mitigation
8 17 (45.95%) CISSP
8 17 (45.95%) EIGRP
9 16 (43.24%) Security Architecture
10 14 (37.84%) HP
11 12 (32.43%) Thin Client
11 12 (32.43%) Juniper
11 12 (32.43%) Fat Client
11 12 (32.43%) Fortinet
12 11 (29.73%) ITIL
13 10 (27.03%) Windows
13 10 (27.03%) Network Design
14 8 (21.62%) CCNA
14 8 (21.62%) UNIX
15 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
15 7 (18.92%) Linux
15 7 (18.92%) Python

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (72.97%) WAN
2 26 (70.27%) Firewall
3 18 (48.65%) BGP
3 18 (48.65%) Network Security
4 17 (45.95%) DMVPN
4 17 (45.95%) EIGRP
5 7 (18.92%) VLAN
6 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
7 5 (13.51%) SDH
7 5 (13.51%) DWDM
8 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (10.81%) SSL
9 3 (8.11%) VPN
9 3 (8.11%) SAN
9 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.41%) Multicast
10 2 (5.41%) OSPF
10 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
10 2 (5.41%) HTTP
11 1 (2.70%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Network Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Network Specialist
3 11 (29.73%) Security Specialist
4 10 (27.03%) Network Security Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Security Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Network Support
8 2 (5.41%) Network Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Network Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 12 (32.43%) Thin Client
2 12 (32.43%) Fat Client
3 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) SIEM
1 17 (45.95%) DDoS Mitigation
2 16 (43.24%) Security Architecture
3 11 (29.73%) ITIL
4 10 (27.03%) Network Design
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Network Management
6 6 (16.22%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (13.51%) Coaching
8 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
8 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (10.81%) Cyber Security
8 4 (10.81%) Change Control
9 3 (8.11%) Web Services Management
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
10 2 (5.41%) Network Performance Management
10 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Python
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNP
3 17 (45.95%) CISSP
4 8 (21.62%) CCNA
5 4 (10.81%) JNCIA
6 3 (8.11%) MCSE
6 3 (8.11%) MCP
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.41%) CISM
7 2 (5.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Nagios
1 7 (18.92%) OPNET
1 7 (18.92%) Cacti
2 6 (16.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 20 (54.05%) Citrix
3 18 (48.65%) Cisco
4 14 (37.84%) HP
5 12 (32.43%) Juniper
5 12 (32.43%) Fortinet
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.11%) Imperva
7 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
7 3 (8.11%) WatchGuard
7 3 (8.11%) Mitel
8 1 (2.70%) F5
8 1 (2.70%) Brocade
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