The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 81 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 0.63% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 3.86% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Median salary £27,215 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.24% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
181 285 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.01% 16.34% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 137 201 220
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,550 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Cheshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Warrington +9 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £52,500 -
MPLS
North West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 5 (45.45%) Billing
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) DWDM
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 2 (18.18%) BGP
4 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Internet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) DWDM
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) ADSL
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) ISDN
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 5 (45.45%) Billing
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support
2 1 (9.09%) IT Support Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support
2 1 (9.09%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
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