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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 168 168 153
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 14 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 2.13% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £38,750 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.35% -34.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,850 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
478 564 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.54% 15.29% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 385 454 452
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% -0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,500 £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
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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Nottinghamshire -9 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Northamptonshire - 5 £36,250 -
Leicestershire +4 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Lincolnshire +6 1 £35,000 +20.68%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 29 (76.32%) WAN
2 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (65.79%) Firewall
4 24 (63.16%) LAN
5 23 (60.53%) Cisco
6 20 (52.63%) CCNP
6 20 (52.63%) CCNA
7 16 (42.11%) ITIL
7 16 (42.11%) OSPF
8 15 (39.47%) BGP
9 14 (36.84%) VPN
10 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
11 10 (26.32%) Law
11 10 (26.32%) HSRP
11 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
12 9 (23.68%) VLAN
12 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (23.68%) DHCP
13 8 (21.05%) HP
13 8 (21.05%) VMware
13 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
13 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (21.05%) Network Security
13 8 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
14 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
14 7 (18.42%) DNS
15 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
15 6 (15.79%) ISPF
16 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
16 5 (13.16%) F5

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) WAN
2 25 (65.79%) Firewall
3 24 (63.16%) LAN
4 16 (42.11%) OSPF
5 15 (39.47%) BGP
6 14 (36.84%) VPN
7 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
8 10 (26.32%) HSRP
9 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (23.68%) VLAN
9 9 (23.68%) DHCP
10 8 (21.05%) Network Security
10 8 (21.05%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (18.42%) DNS
12 5 (13.16%) VoIP
12 5 (13.16%) SAN
12 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 4 (10.53%) EIGRP
14 3 (7.89%) SSL
General
1 10 (26.32%) Law
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Network Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Network Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Platform Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (2.63%) Support Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) ISPF
2 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Kindle
4 1 (2.63%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Supplier Management
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Network Management
3 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
4 3 (7.89%) SIEM
4 3 (7.89%) Network Design
4 3 (7.89%) Transition Management
5 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Security Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) BCP
5 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (52.63%) CCNP
2 20 (52.63%) CCNA
3 5 (13.16%) MCSE
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) HP
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
2 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
3 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.16%) F5
6 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
6 3 (7.89%) TippingPoint
6 3 (7.89%) ProCurve
6 3 (7.89%) NEC
6 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
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