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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 61 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 16 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.08% 1.48% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.51% 13.58% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 3
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £24,383
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +64.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £24,277
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £44,877
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
139 81 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.05% 10.90% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 131 75 111
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Coventry

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) VPN
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (56.52%) Data Centre
4 12 (52.17%) BGP
4 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
5 11 (47.83%) EIGRP
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) VoIP
6 10 (43.48%) SLA
6 10 (43.48%) CCNP
6 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (43.48%) VLAN
6 10 (43.48%) F5
7 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
7 9 (39.13%) XenApp
7 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
7 9 (39.13%) vSphere
7 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
7 9 (39.13%) DSL
7 9 (39.13%) SAN
7 9 (39.13%) EMC
7 9 (39.13%) Citrix
7 9 (39.13%) DHCP
8 8 (34.78%) CCIE
8 8 (34.78%) IaaS
8 8 (34.78%) Hybrid Cloud

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:

Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) IaaS
1 8 (34.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) VPN
3 12 (52.17%) BGP
3 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
4 11 (47.83%) DNS
4 11 (47.83%) EIGRP
4 11 (47.83%) VoIP
5 10 (43.48%) VLAN
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (39.13%) DHCP
6 9 (39.13%) DSL
6 9 (39.13%) SAN
7 7 (30.43%) LAN
7 7 (30.43%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) Network Security
9 5 (21.74%) OSPF
10 2 (8.70%) ADSL
10 2 (8.70%) ATM
10 2 (8.70%) PPP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Network Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Network Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support
4 4 (17.39%) Network Support Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Network Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
6 2 (8.70%) LAN/WAN Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Data Centre
2 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (34.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (21.74%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Debian
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (21.74%) Problem Management
3 4 (17.39%) Data Security
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Network Design
3 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (43.48%) CCNP
3 8 (34.78%) CCIE
4 7 (30.43%) CCNA
5 6 (26.09%) CCDA
6 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
1 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
1 9 (39.13%) vSphere
1 9 (39.13%) XenApp
1 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) F5
3 9 (39.13%) Citrix
3 9 (39.13%) EMC
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) Cognizant
6 1 (4.35%) HP