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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 161 164 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -45
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.62% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.12% 3.68% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 35
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £41,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
538 598 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.80% 16.93% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 445 517 435
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Derbyshire +14 2 £32,500 -35.00%
Nottinghamshire +10 2 - - 3
Leicestershire +7 1 £55,000 +25.00%
Northamptonshire - 1 £24,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (45.83%) WAN
4 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (37.50%) Juniper
4 9 (37.50%) BGP
5 8 (33.33%) OSPF
5 8 (33.33%) LAN
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) CCNP
6 7 (29.17%) CCNA
6 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (25.00%) HSRP
8 5 (20.83%) VPN
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
10 3 (12.50%) VMware
10 3 (12.50%) Network Design
10 3 (12.50%) SCOM
10 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (12.50%) MS Office
10 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 3 (12.50%) CCIE
10 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.33%) DSL

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (37.50%) BGP
3 8 (33.33%) OSPF
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) Firewall
5 6 (25.00%) HSRP
6 5 (20.83%) VPN
7 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.50%) Ethernet
8 2 (8.33%) DSL
8 2 (8.33%) IPsec
8 2 (8.33%) IPv6
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (8.33%) Network Security
8 2 (8.33%) VPLS
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (8.33%) VLAN
9 1 (4.17%) Multicast
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Network Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Business Development
3 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) ERP
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCNP
2 7 (29.17%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) CCIE
4 2 (8.33%) CCDA
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) CCIP
5 1 (4.17%) CCSP
5 1 (4.17%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) Juniper
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) Mitel
6 1 (4.17%) Meraki
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam
6 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.17%) Sun
6 1 (4.17%) BT
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
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