The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
England / East of England
Rank 204 214 211
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 35 45 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.67% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.71% 3.59% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 34
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £44,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
944 1254 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.05% 18.54% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 746 1008 1163
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

MPLS
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the East of England region.

MPLS Salary Trend in the East of England

MPLS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in the East of England

MPLS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +14 24 £80,000 +68.42% 4
Bedfordshire +4 5 £48,750 -5.33%
Essex +16 4 - -
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Norfolk - 1 £26,500 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 53 (75.71%) Firewall
2 46 (65.71%) LAN
3 43 (61.43%) WAN
3 43 (61.43%) VPN
4 42 (60.00%) Cisco
5 40 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (51.43%) CCNP
6 36 (51.43%) VoIP
7 33 (47.14%) Data Centre
8 30 (42.86%) CheckPoint
9 27 (38.57%) Juniper
10 26 (37.14%) BGP
11 25 (35.71%) DNS
12 24 (34.29%) ITIL
12 24 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (34.29%) Degree
13 22 (31.43%) EIGRP
13 22 (31.43%) OSPF
14 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
14 20 (28.57%) Windows
14 20 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (27.14%) Mentoring
15 19 (27.14%) SSL
16 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
16 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
17 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (24.29%) Network Management
17 17 (24.29%) Skype for Business
17 17 (24.29%) Active Directory

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 17 (24.29%) Skype for Business
2 16 (22.86%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
2 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.43%) Office 365
2 14 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (75.71%) Firewall
2 46 (65.71%) LAN
3 43 (61.43%) VPN
3 43 (61.43%) WAN
4 36 (51.43%) VoIP
5 26 (37.14%) BGP
6 25 (35.71%) DNS
7 24 (34.29%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (31.43%) EIGRP
8 22 (31.43%) OSPF
9 20 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 19 (27.14%) SSL
11 16 (22.86%) Wireless
12 15 (21.43%) DHCP
12 15 (21.43%) DWDM
12 15 (21.43%) ISDN
12 15 (21.43%) PBX
12 15 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
12 15 (21.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (21.43%) Retail
2 11 (15.71%) Finance
3 9 (12.86%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Network Engineer
1 15 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 14 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 10 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Network Support
5 7 (10.00%) Network Support Specialist
5 7 (10.00%) Support Specialist
6 6 (8.57%) Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Network Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Network Security Consultant
6 6 (8.57%) Security Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) SAML
2 1 (1.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 33 (47.14%) Data Centre
2 14 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Fintech
4 2 (2.86%) HP Storage
4 2 (2.86%) Physics
4 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.43%) e-Health
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Tandem
5 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
2 18 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (22.86%) Linux
5 15 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) ITIL
2 19 (27.14%) Mentoring
3 17 (24.29%) Network Management
4 14 (20.00%) Coaching
4 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 13 (18.57%) High Availability
6 12 (17.14%) Network Design
7 11 (15.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 8 (11.43%) Presales
10 6 (8.57%) Change Management
11 5 (7.14%) Migration
12 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.71%) Network Architecture
12 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2
13 3 (4.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
13 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
14 2 (2.86%) Data Protection
14 2 (2.86%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) C
2 3 (4.29%) PHP
3 2 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 40 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (51.43%) CCNP
3 24 (34.29%) Degree
4 10 (14.29%) CCIE
5 7 (10.00%) JNCIA
5 7 (10.00%) JNCIP
6 6 (8.57%) CCDP
6 6 (8.57%) CCNA
6 6 (8.57%) CCSA
6 6 (8.57%) CCSE
7 3 (4.29%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.29%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (24.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 14 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.86%) Shibboleth
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) HP NNM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (60.00%) Cisco
2 30 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 27 (38.57%) Juniper
4 18 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 15 (21.43%) F5
5 15 (21.43%) VMware
6 12 (17.14%) HP
7 7 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.71%) Draytek
8 4 (5.71%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.29%) Brocade
10 2 (2.86%) Avaya
11 1 (1.43%) CA
11 1 (1.43%) Nortel
11 1 (1.43%) Sage
11 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
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