The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Communications & Networking Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 24.80% 26.47% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 20
Average salary £57,500 £72,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.68% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £105,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

MPLS
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (50.00%) DSL
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPLS
2 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (50.00%) DMZ
2 3 (50.00%) DSL
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) Junos
2 3 (50.00%) Multicast
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) OSPF
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) VPLS
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Juniper
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Palo Alto