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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 60 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.80% 0.51% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.90% 2.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £44,000 £27,125 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
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
146 149 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.19% 19.15% 23.65%
Number of salaries quoted 120 142 122
Average salary £40,500 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,250 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Coventry

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 19 (90.48%) Cisco
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 14 (66.67%) CCNP
3 13 (61.90%) OSPF
4 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 11 (52.38%) ADSL
4 11 (52.38%) VLAN
5 10 (47.62%) VPN
6 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 9 (42.86%) BGP
6 9 (42.86%) F5
7 8 (38.10%) Network Security
7 8 (38.10%) EIGRP
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (33.33%) DHCP
8 7 (33.33%) LAN
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (33.33%) EMC
8 7 (33.33%) Citrix
8 7 (33.33%) XenApp
8 7 (33.33%) vSphere
8 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
10 5 (23.81%) SLA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) IaaS
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) OSPF
3 11 (52.38%) ADSL
3 11 (52.38%) VLAN
4 10 (47.62%) VPN
5 9 (42.86%) BGP
5 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 8 (38.10%) EIGRP
6 8 (38.10%) Network Security
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) LAN
7 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (28.57%) WAN
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (14.29%) PPP
10 3 (14.29%) VoIP
11 2 (9.52%) ATM
12 1 (4.76%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
1 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
1 4 (19.05%) Network Design
2 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (66.67%) CCNP
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) CCIE
5 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) vSphere
1 7 (33.33%) XenApp
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) QRadar
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (4.76%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) F5
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) EMC
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Brocade
6 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Tripwire
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