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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 156 150 170
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.87% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 5.56% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 16
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
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
484 558 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.57% 15.74% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 406 444 477
Median salary £35,000 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,002 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +8 9 £47,500 - 1
Northamptonshire -2 2 £36,500 +12.30%
Leicestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £43,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) WAN
2 20 (71.43%) Firewall
3 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (50.00%) CCNP
4 14 (50.00%) LAN
4 14 (50.00%) Wireless
5 12 (42.86%) VPN
6 11 (39.29%) OSPF
7 10 (35.71%) BGP
7 10 (35.71%) Juniper
7 10 (35.71%) HP
7 10 (35.71%) Presales
7 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
8 9 (32.14%) IaaS
9 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (25.00%) CCNA
10 7 (25.00%) ITIL
10 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
11 6 (21.43%) F5
11 6 (21.43%) IPsec
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) VMware
12 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
12 5 (17.86%) VoIP
12 5 (17.86%) xDSL
12 5 (17.86%) WAAS

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 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) IaaS
2 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) GitHub
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
1 20 (71.43%) WAN
2 14 (50.00%) LAN
2 14 (50.00%) Wireless
3 12 (42.86%) VPN
4 11 (39.29%) OSPF
5 10 (35.71%) BGP
6 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
7 7 (25.00%) Unified Communications
8 6 (21.43%) IPsec
9 5 (17.86%) Ethernet
9 5 (17.86%) Spanning Tree
9 5 (17.86%) VLAN
9 5 (17.86%) VoIP
9 5 (17.86%) WAAS
9 5 (17.86%) xDSL
10 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
11 2 (7.14%) RIP
11 2 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Back Office
3 2 (7.14%) Law
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (17.86%) Presales Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) WAN Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Security Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Solutions Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (7.14%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Presales
2 7 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Network Management
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) SIEM
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
6 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) CCDP
5 2 (7.14%) CCENT
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco
2 10 (35.71%) HP
2 10 (35.71%) Juniper
3 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 6 (21.43%) F5
5 5 (17.86%) Ipanema Technologies
5 5 (17.86%) Riverbed
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
8 2 (7.14%) Motorola
8 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.57%) Avaya
9 1 (3.57%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.57%) Mitel
9 1 (3.57%) Siebel
9 1 (3.57%) TippingPoint
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + OTE
Posted: 23 hours ago