The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 162 168 155
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.19% 0.91% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 11
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
549 551 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.08% 17.05% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 453 486 516
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MPLS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MPLS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MPLS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

MPLS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +9 5 £25,000 -23.07%
Nottinghamshire -1 3 £38,250 +9.28% 1
Derbyshire -9 2 £45,000 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £32,000 -
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England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 22 (68.75%) WAN
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (37.50%) Firewall
5 11 (34.38%) LAN
5 11 (34.38%) VoIP
6 9 (28.13%) CCNA
7 8 (25.00%) CCNP
7 8 (25.00%) HP
7 8 (25.00%) Change Management
7 8 (25.00%) Billing
7 8 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 7 (21.88%) BGP
8 7 (21.88%) VPN
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) ITIL
9 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
9 5 (15.63%) OSPF
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
10 4 (12.50%) Meru Networks
10 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
10 4 (12.50%) Aruba
10 4 (12.50%) Wireless
10 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 3 (9.38%) Internet
11 3 (9.38%) Telecoms

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) WAN
2 12 (37.50%) Firewall
3 11 (34.38%) LAN
3 11 (34.38%) VoIP
4 7 (21.88%) VPN
4 7 (21.88%) BGP
5 5 (15.63%) OSPF
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 4 (12.50%) Wireless
7 3 (9.38%) IP Telephony
7 3 (9.38%) Internet
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.25%) Network Security
8 2 (6.25%) DMVPN
9 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.13%) HSRP
9 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (25.00%) Billing
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Network Support
3 5 (15.63%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Support
5 3 (9.38%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Change Management
1 8 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 8 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.13%) ERP
5 1 (3.13%) Information Security
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Business Development
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Product Management
5 1 (3.13%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) People Management
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CCNA
3 8 (25.00%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) CCDP
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCSP
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCIP
6 1 (3.13%) CCDA
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 4 (12.50%) Aruba
4 4 (12.50%) Meru Networks
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper
6 2 (6.25%) NEC
7 1 (3.13%) BT
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Mitel
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