The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 65 63
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 1.16% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.84% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Median salary - £53,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +85.21%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
100 117 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.80% 16.93% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 95 104 95
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,600 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (84.62%) VPN
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) VoIP
2 10 (76.92%) DSL
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 8 (61.54%) SLA
4 8 (61.54%) VLAN
5 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (46.15%) CCNP
6 6 (46.15%) CCDA
7 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
7 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
8 4 (30.77%) Data Security
8 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
8 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
8 4 (30.77%) CCNA
8 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
9 3 (23.08%) BGP
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 3 (23.08%) EMC
9 3 (23.08%) Citrix
9 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
9 3 (23.08%) CCIE
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) WAN
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) VPN
2 10 (76.92%) DSL
2 10 (76.92%) VoIP
3 8 (61.54%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (15.38%) PBX
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Network Support
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall Support
4 2 (15.38%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Security
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (46.15%) CCDA
2 6 (46.15%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 3 (23.08%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) vSphere
1 3 (23.08%) XenApp
1 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) EMC
3 3 (23.08%) F5