The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.09% 16.48% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 102 33 21
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MPLS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Devon

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) RIP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) xDSL
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) RIP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) OSPF
1 3 (50.00%) BGP
1 3 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Principal Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco