The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 66 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.45% 2.15% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £57,000 £28,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.26% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 93 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.54% 14.46% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 108 87 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,763
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,845 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MPLS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Coventry

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Coventry

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (77.27%) Firewall
4 13 (59.09%) VPN
5 12 (54.55%) CCNP
6 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) LAN
6 10 (45.45%) VLAN
6 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 9 (40.91%) F5
7 9 (40.91%) WAN
7 9 (40.91%) CCNA
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
7 9 (40.91%) OSPF
8 8 (36.36%) ADSL
9 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 7 (31.82%) EMC
9 7 (31.82%) Citrix
9 7 (31.82%) DHCP
9 7 (31.82%) BGP
9 7 (31.82%) XenApp
9 7 (31.82%) vSphere
10 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
10 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
10 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (27.27%) Network Security
10 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (27.27%) VMware
10 6 (27.27%) EIGRP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
2 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) VPN
3 10 (45.45%) LAN
3 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 10 (45.45%) VLAN
4 9 (40.91%) OSPF
4 9 (40.91%) SAN
4 9 (40.91%) WAN
5 8 (36.36%) ADSL
6 7 (31.82%) BGP
6 7 (31.82%) DHCP
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 6 (27.27%) Network Security
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (18.18%) VoIP
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
10 3 (13.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Network Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Network Support
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (22.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) IVR
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Load Balancing
2 4 (18.18%) Network Design
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) VB
1 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (54.55%) CCNP
3 9 (40.91%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) CCIE
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) vSphere
1 7 (31.82%) XenApp
2 6 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (22.73%) Zenoss
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (13.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.64%) QRadar
2 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.55%) AirWatch
4 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 9 (40.91%) F5
3 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 7 (31.82%) EMC
4 6 (27.27%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Meraki
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Genesys
6 3 (13.64%) Sophos
6 3 (13.64%) Symantec
6 3 (13.64%) Tripwire
7 2 (9.09%) arcserve
7 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
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