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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 149 181 169
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 31 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.97% 0.34% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 2.46% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 13
Median salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £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
527 529 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.41% 13.99% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 389 417 453
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £23,678
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +12 14 £57,500 +43.75%
Derbyshire - 7 £35,000 - 1
Northamptonshire +22 4 £55,000 +46.66%
Lincolnshire -10 4 £44,000 +25.71%
Leicestershire -7 2 £42,500 +6.25%
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England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 38 (88.37%) WAN
2 33 (76.74%) Cisco
3 25 (58.14%) Firewall
4 24 (55.81%) LAN
5 23 (53.49%) ITIL
6 20 (46.51%) Data Centre
7 19 (44.19%) Wireless
8 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (32.56%) Windows
9 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
9 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
10 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
10 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
10 13 (30.23%) Degree
11 12 (27.91%) HP
11 12 (27.91%) OSPF
11 12 (27.91%) BGP
12 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
12 10 (23.26%) EIGRP
12 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
12 10 (23.26%) VPN
12 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
12 10 (23.26%) High Availability
12 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (20.93%) Dell
14 8 (18.60%) CCNA
14 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (18.60%) Network Security
14 8 (18.60%) IPsec
14 8 (18.60%) IaaS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) Skype for Business
2 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) IaaS
2 7 (16.28%) Office 365
3 5 (11.63%) Slack
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (88.37%) WAN
2 25 (58.14%) Firewall
3 24 (55.81%) LAN
4 19 (44.19%) Wireless
5 12 (27.91%) BGP
5 12 (27.91%) OSPF
6 10 (23.26%) EIGRP
6 10 (23.26%) TCP/IP
6 10 (23.26%) VPN
7 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (18.60%) IPsec
7 8 (18.60%) Network Security
8 7 (16.28%) Skype
8 7 (16.28%) VoIP
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco Wireless
10 5 (11.63%) IGRP
10 5 (11.63%) Internet
10 5 (11.63%) Multicast
10 5 (11.63%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Games
3 4 (9.30%) Back Office
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (20.93%) Support Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Telecoms Manager
6 5 (11.63%) Bid Manager
6 5 (11.63%) IT Manager
6 5 (11.63%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (11.63%) LAN Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
6 5 (11.63%) WAN Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Client/Server
2 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
1 14 (32.56%) Windows Server
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
2 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (23.26%) High Availability
2 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
3 7 (16.28%) Project Management
4 6 (13.95%) Patch Management
4 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.63%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.63%) Change Management
5 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.63%) Information Security
5 5 (11.63%) Line Management
5 5 (11.63%) Performance Management
5 5 (11.63%) Security Management
5 5 (11.63%) Server Building
5 5 (11.63%) Social Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) Threat Detection
5 5 (11.63%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.23%) Degree
3 8 (18.60%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) APMP
4 5 (11.63%) MCSE
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.63%) Network+ Certification
5 4 (9.30%) CCNP
6 1 (2.33%) CCDP
6 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
1 5 (11.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.65%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (76.74%) Cisco
2 12 (27.91%) HP
3 9 (20.93%) Dell
4 7 (16.28%) Juniper
5 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.30%) Motorola
5 4 (9.30%) SonicWALL
5 4 (9.30%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) CommVault
7 1 (2.33%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (2.33%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) QNAP
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