The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 230 234 238
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 51 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% 1.81% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 42 32 40
Average salary £43,750 £39,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% -9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,050 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £69,000 £50,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1781 1880 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.55% 21.93% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1536 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
England

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Bedfordshire -5 19 £45,000 +15.38% 3
Hertfordshire +16 18 £45,000 -7.69%
Essex -22 10 £55,000 +46.66%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £40,000 -33.33%
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England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 80 (85.11%) Cisco
2 63 (67.02%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (56.38%) CCNP
3 53 (56.38%) Firewall
4 50 (53.19%) WAN
4 50 (53.19%) VPN
5 44 (46.81%) LAN
6 38 (40.43%) OSPF
7 35 (37.23%) BGP
8 33 (35.11%) Windows
9 31 (32.98%) CheckPoint
10 28 (29.79%) DNS
10 28 (29.79%) Load Balancing
11 25 (26.60%) Cisco ASA
11 25 (26.60%) CCNA
12 23 (24.47%) Wireless
13 22 (23.40%) SQL
14 20 (21.28%) IIS
15 19 (20.21%) Service Management
16 18 (19.15%) MySQL
16 18 (19.15%) Oracle
16 18 (19.15%) Apache
16 18 (19.15%) SaaS
16 18 (19.15%) Nessus
16 18 (19.15%) Capacity Management
17 16 (17.02%) Juniper
17 16 (17.02%) EIGRP
18 15 (15.96%) Change Management
18 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
18 15 (15.96%) UAG

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (21.28%) IIS
2 18 (19.15%) Apache
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) Lync
4 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Office
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.15%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (56.38%) Firewall
2 50 (53.19%) WAN
2 50 (53.19%) VPN
3 44 (46.81%) LAN
4 38 (40.43%) OSPF
5 35 (37.23%) BGP
6 28 (29.79%) DNS
7 25 (26.60%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (24.47%) Wireless
9 16 (17.02%) EIGRP
10 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
11 13 (13.83%) VoIP
12 10 (10.64%) Internet
12 10 (10.64%) DWDM
13 9 (9.57%) RIP
13 9 (9.57%) DHCP
13 9 (9.57%) HSRP
14 7 (7.45%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (7.45%) BIG-IP
14 7 (7.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) MySQL
2 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
General
1 13 (13.83%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.77%) Finance
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (46.81%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.15%) Network Security Engineer
2 18 (19.15%) Security Engineer
3 13 (13.83%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Network Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Architect
5 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Administrator
6 7 (7.45%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Network Technical Architect
7 5 (5.32%) Network Specialist
8 4 (4.26%) Mitel Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Telephony Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Network Support
8 4 (4.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Services Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) WAP
2 1 (1.06%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Blackberry
1 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.19%) Open Source
3 3 (3.19%) Physics
3 3 (3.19%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.13%) PKI
4 2 (2.13%) iPhone
4 2 (2.13%) Social Media
5 1 (1.06%) EPoS
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (35.11%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Linux
3 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.19%) UNIX
5 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) Load Balancing
2 19 (20.21%) Service Management
3 18 (19.15%) Capacity Management
4 15 (15.96%) Change Management
5 14 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (11.70%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (11.70%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (10.64%) ITIL
8 8 (8.51%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.51%) Business Continuity
9 6 (6.38%) Network Management
10 4 (4.26%) Project Management
10 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.19%) PRINCE
11 3 (3.19%) Process Improvement
11 3 (3.19%) Performance Engineering
11 3 (3.19%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.19%) Network Architecture
12 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.40%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.13%) Python
3 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.13%) VB
4 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (67.02%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (56.38%) CCNP
3 25 (26.60%) CCNA
4 8 (8.51%) Degree
4 8 (8.51%) CCIE
5 7 (7.45%) CCDP
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.19%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.19%) CCDA
6 3 (3.19%) CCSE
6 3 (3.19%) CCSA
6 3 (3.19%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.19%) MCTS
6 3 (3.19%) MCITP
7 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) MCSE
8 1 (1.06%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) UAG
2 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (19.15%) Nessus
2 4 (4.26%) HP NNM
2 4 (4.26%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (4.26%) Nagios
3 3 (3.19%) OpenView
3 3 (3.19%) Netcool
3 3 (3.19%) Cacti
3 3 (3.19%) SCCM
4 2 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (85.11%) Cisco
2 31 (32.98%) CheckPoint
3 18 (19.15%) Oracle
4 16 (17.02%) Juniper
5 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.77%) HP
7 11 (11.70%) F5
8 7 (7.45%) VMware
8 7 (7.45%) ProCurve
9 4 (4.26%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.26%) Trapeze
9 4 (4.26%) Mitel
9 4 (4.26%) Citrix
10 3 (3.19%) Foundry
10 3 (3.19%) Aruba
10 3 (3.19%) NetScout
11 2 (2.13%) Veeam
11 2 (2.13%) Symantec
11 2 (2.13%) Dell
12 1 (1.06%) CA
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