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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 168 162 159
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.98% 2.74% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 16
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% +8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
454 583 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.45% 15.51% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 377 468 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 31 July 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £35,000 -
Leicestershire +6 2 £40,000 +45.45%
Nottinghamshire -3 2 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £35,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (76.92%) WAN
2 28 (53.85%) LAN
3 26 (50.00%) Firewall
4 23 (44.23%) VPN
4 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (38.46%) Cisco
6 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
7 17 (32.69%) CCNA
8 16 (30.77%) CCNP
9 15 (28.85%) ITIL
10 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
10 14 (26.92%) OSPF
10 14 (26.92%) BGP
11 13 (25.00%) HSRP
12 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (23.08%) VLAN
12 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 11 (21.15%) Law
13 11 (21.15%) Spanning Tree
14 10 (19.23%) VMware
14 10 (19.23%) DHCP
14 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
15 9 (17.31%) HP
15 9 (17.31%) Ethernet
15 9 (17.31%) DNS
15 9 (17.31%) ISPF
16 8 (15.38%) Business Development
16 8 (15.38%) VPLS
16 8 (15.38%) Unified Communications
16 8 (15.38%) Network Security

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (1.92%) CMS
1 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (76.92%) WAN
2 28 (53.85%) LAN
3 26 (50.00%) Firewall
4 23 (44.23%) VPN
5 14 (26.92%) OSPF
5 14 (26.92%) BGP
5 14 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 13 (25.00%) HSRP
7 12 (23.08%) VLAN
8 11 (21.15%) Spanning Tree
9 10 (19.23%) DHCP
10 9 (17.31%) Ethernet
10 9 (17.31%) DNS
11 8 (15.38%) VPLS
11 8 (15.38%) Network Security
11 8 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (15.38%) Unified Communications
12 7 (13.46%) Internet
12 7 (13.46%) VoIP
13 5 (9.62%) WLAN
General
1 11 (21.15%) Law
2 10 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Network Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Network Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Platform Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Network Support
7 1 (1.92%) Support Manager
7 1 (1.92%) NOC Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (1.92%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (1.92%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) ISPF
2 1 (1.92%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) Kindle
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Business Development
3 5 (9.62%) Supplier Management
4 4 (7.69%) Network Management
4 4 (7.69%) SIEM
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) Transition Management
5 3 (5.77%) Patch Management
6 2 (3.85%) Line Management
6 2 (3.85%) Security Architecture
6 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.85%) Time Management
6 2 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.85%) BCP
6 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.92%) Workflow
7 1 (1.92%) Migration
7 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 23 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (32.69%) CCNA
3 16 (30.77%) CCNP
4 5 (9.62%) MCSE
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) Degree
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Cisco
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.23%) VMware
4 9 (17.31%) HP
5 7 (13.46%) CheckPoint
5 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.69%) F5
6 4 (7.69%) ArcSight
6 4 (7.69%) TippingPoint
7 3 (5.77%) ProCurve
7 3 (5.77%) NEC
7 3 (5.77%) NetApp
8 1 (1.92%) Veritas
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) Avaya
8 1 (1.92%) Juniper
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