The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 161 150 167
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.63% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.08% 3.33% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 13
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
552 600 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.05% 18.88% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 438 523 455
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(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
Leicestershire -9 9 £36,750 +0.68%
Derbyshire -4 6 £47,500 +75.92%
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
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England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 27 (84.38%) WAN
3 18 (56.25%) VoIP
4 15 (46.88%) Change Management
4 15 (46.88%) Incident Management
5 14 (43.75%) Billing
5 14 (43.75%) Supplier Management
6 11 (34.38%) Firewall
6 11 (34.38%) LAN
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (25.00%) HP
9 6 (18.75%) CCNA
9 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
9 6 (18.75%) VPN
10 5 (15.63%) OSPF
10 5 (15.63%) BGP
10 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (12.50%) Aruba
11 4 (12.50%) Meru Networks
11 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
11 4 (12.50%) Finance
11 4 (12.50%) Wireless
11 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony
11 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
11 4 (12.50%) CCNP
12 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.38%) ITIL
12 3 (9.38%) Internet

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Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2007
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (84.38%) WAN
2 18 (56.25%) VoIP
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 11 (34.38%) LAN
4 6 (18.75%) VPN
5 5 (15.63%) OSPF
5 5 (15.63%) BGP
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.50%) Wireless
6 4 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 3 (9.38%) Internet
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.25%) DMVPN
9 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (43.75%) Billing
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Team Leader
2 9 (28.13%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Network Team Leader
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Network Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Network Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.13%) Junior
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Change Management
1 15 (46.88%) Incident Management
2 14 (43.75%) Supplier Management
3 5 (15.63%) Business Continuity
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Information Security
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Product Management
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) CCNA
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) CCDP
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Cisco
2 8 (25.00%) HP
3 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 4 (12.50%) Aruba
4 4 (12.50%) Meru Networks
4 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.38%) VMware
6 2 (6.25%) NEC
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.13%) F5
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