The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 28 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.92% 3.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 17.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £36,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
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North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 20.51% 20.00% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 31 16 10
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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Salary Trend in Durham

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Durham

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP

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Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) F5
Durham, County Durham
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Salary: From £35,000 to £41,255 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago