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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 147 183 167
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -16
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 27 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.86% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.44% 0.93% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 13
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,800 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,250 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
496 538 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.72% 15.04% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 419 467
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Leicestershire +6 11 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Derbyshire - 7 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £35,000 -
Lincolnshire -14 1 £30,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 44 (91.67%) WAN
2 39 (81.25%) Cisco
3 31 (64.58%) LAN
3 31 (64.58%) Firewall
4 25 (52.08%) ITIL
5 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (41.67%) Wireless
7 16 (33.33%) HP
7 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 14 (29.17%) Telecoms
9 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
9 13 (27.08%) High Availability
9 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
10 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.00%) Degree
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (22.92%) OSPF
11 11 (22.92%) BGP
12 10 (20.83%) CCNA
12 10 (20.83%) Office 365
12 10 (20.83%) IaaS
13 9 (18.75%) Skype
13 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (18.75%) Skype for Business
13 9 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
13 9 (18.75%) CCNP
13 9 (18.75%) Dell
13 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2

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 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 9 (18.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) IaaS
1 10 (20.83%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) Slack
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (91.67%) WAN
2 31 (64.58%) Firewall
2 31 (64.58%) LAN
3 20 (41.67%) Wireless
4 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
5 11 (22.92%) BGP
5 11 (22.92%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (22.92%) OSPF
6 9 (18.75%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (18.75%) EIGRP
6 9 (18.75%) Internet
6 9 (18.75%) Skype
6 9 (18.75%) VoIP
7 8 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (12.50%) IPsec
8 6 (12.50%) Network Security
8 6 (12.50%) VPN
9 5 (10.42%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (8.33%) Multicast
10 4 (8.33%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Back Office
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Games
4 4 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 13 (27.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Bid Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
7 5 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Network Support
7 5 (10.42%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (2.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 7 (14.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.42%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.08%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
1 13 (27.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) High Availability
3 9 (18.75%) Change Management
3 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 9 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.58%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.50%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.50%) Patch Management
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.42%) Information Security
7 5 (10.42%) Security Management
7 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.42%) Social Engineering
7 5 (10.42%) Threat Detection
7 5 (10.42%) Validation
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
8 4 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.00%) Degree
3 10 (20.83%) CCNA
4 9 (18.75%) CCNP
5 8 (16.67%) MCSE
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (10.42%) APMP
6 5 (10.42%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.08%) CCIE
7 1 (2.08%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) vSphere
3 3 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.08%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 39 (81.25%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) HP
3 9 (18.75%) Dell
3 9 (18.75%) VMware
4 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
4 7 (14.58%) Motorola
4 7 (14.58%) SonicWALL
5 6 (12.50%) CommVault
6 5 (10.42%) Juniper
6 5 (10.42%) ProCurve
7 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Avaya
9 1 (2.08%) Citrix
9 1 (2.08%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.08%) QNAP
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