The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 66 53
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.78% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.13% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £27,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 121 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.11% 18.82% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
West Midlands

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) PPP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper