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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 203 236 201
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -35
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 66 22 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 0.29% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.18% 1.38% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 46 14 59
Average salary £56,500 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.89% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,300 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,450 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1580 1596 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.67% 20.68% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1295 1255 1320
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(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
Hertfordshire +7 34 £57,000 +14.00% 2
Bedfordshire +5 20 £62,500 +2.88%
Essex +5 8 £47,500 +63.79%
Suffolk +6 4 £40,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 92 (80.00%) Cisco
2 75 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
3 74 (64.35%) Firewall
4 73 (63.48%) WAN
5 57 (49.57%) LAN
6 52 (45.22%) VPN
6 52 (45.22%) CCNP
7 51 (44.35%) OSPF
8 50 (43.48%) BGP
9 48 (41.74%) CheckPoint
9 48 (41.74%) TCP/IP
10 39 (33.91%) Windows
11 36 (31.30%) F5
12 34 (29.57%) EIGRP
13 32 (27.83%) Juniper
13 32 (27.83%) Finance
14 31 (26.96%) Wireless
14 31 (26.96%) ITIL
15 30 (26.09%) DNS
16 29 (25.22%) Linux
17 28 (24.35%) CCNA
17 28 (24.35%) Service Delivery
18 27 (23.48%) HP
18 27 (23.48%) DWDM
18 27 (23.48%) VMware
19 25 (21.74%) Network Management
20 23 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
21 22 (19.13%) PRINCE2
21 22 (19.13%) IIS
21 22 (19.13%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 22 (19.13%) IIS
2 9 (7.83%) Apache
3 8 (6.96%) Lync
4 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (11.30%) MS Office
1 13 (11.30%) MS Visio
2 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.83%) SaaS
2 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (64.35%) Firewall
2 73 (63.48%) WAN
3 57 (49.57%) LAN
4 52 (45.22%) VPN
5 51 (44.35%) OSPF
6 50 (43.48%) BGP
7 48 (41.74%) TCP/IP
8 34 (29.57%) EIGRP
9 31 (26.96%) Wireless
10 30 (26.09%) DNS
11 27 (23.48%) DWDM
12 23 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
13 21 (18.26%) SSL
13 21 (18.26%) DHCP
13 21 (18.26%) HSRP
14 19 (16.52%) RIP
15 18 (15.65%) VoIP
15 18 (15.65%) Network Security
15 18 (15.65%) VLAN
16 17 (14.78%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) MySQL
3 1 (0.87%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (27.83%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.83%) Retail
4 8 (6.96%) Banking
4 8 (6.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (42.61%) Network Engineer
2 13 (11.30%) Network Specialist
3 12 (10.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (10.43%) Security Engineer
3 12 (10.43%) Senior Network Engineer
4 8 (6.96%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) Network Architect
5 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (6.09%) Architect
6 6 (5.22%) Account Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Consultant
6 6 (5.22%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.22%) Network Design Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Technical Account Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Technical Manager
6 6 (5.22%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) Network Support
8 4 (3.48%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 4 (3.48%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (3.48%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) ServiceStack
1 2 (1.74%) WAP
2 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Statistics
2 9 (7.83%) Mathematics
3 8 (6.96%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.35%) Equities
5 4 (3.48%) Open Source
5 4 (3.48%) Physics
6 3 (2.61%) PKI
7 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.74%) iPhone
7 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) SecurID
8 1 (0.87%) Social Media
8 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (33.91%) Windows
2 29 (25.22%) Linux
3 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (13.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.48%) UNIX
6 3 (2.61%) Solaris
7 2 (1.74%) HPUX
7 2 (1.74%) Android
8 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) ITIL
2 28 (24.35%) Service Delivery
3 25 (21.74%) Network Management
4 22 (19.13%) PRINCE2
5 18 (15.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (13.91%) Network Design
6 16 (13.91%) Incident Management
6 16 (13.91%) Change Management
7 13 (11.30%) Load Balancing
8 11 (9.57%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (9.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (8.70%) Project Management
10 9 (7.83%) Service Management
10 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce
10 9 (7.83%) Capacity Management
11 8 (6.96%) Process Improvement
11 8 (6.96%) PRINCE
11 8 (6.96%) Network Architecture
12 6 (5.22%) WAN Optimisation
12 6 (5.22%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.96%) Python
3 6 (5.22%) Perl
4 5 (4.35%) C
5 2 (1.74%) VB
6 1 (0.87%) Tcl
6 1 (0.87%) Java
Qualifications
1 75 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (45.22%) CCNP
3 28 (24.35%) CCNA
4 20 (17.39%) CCIE
4 20 (17.39%) Degree
5 15 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (9.57%) MCSE
7 10 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (5.22%) JNCIE
9 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (3.48%) CCSA
10 3 (2.61%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (2.61%) CCSE
10 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.61%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.61%) CCDA
11 2 (1.74%) CCDE
12 1 (0.87%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.91%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (11.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.96%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.35%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.48%) UAG
5 4 (3.48%) ISA Server
5 4 (3.48%) vSphere
6 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (11.30%) HP NNM
2 9 (7.83%) Nessus
3 7 (6.09%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (5.22%) OpenView
4 6 (5.22%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (3.48%) Nagios
5 4 (3.48%) WhatsUp Gold
5 4 (3.48%) Cacti
6 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.87%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 92 (80.00%) Cisco
2 48 (41.74%) CheckPoint
3 36 (31.30%) F5
4 32 (27.83%) Juniper
5 27 (23.48%) HP
5 27 (23.48%) VMware
6 22 (19.13%) Oracle
7 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
8 13 (11.30%) SolarWinds
9 12 (10.43%) Riverbed
10 9 (7.83%) Aruba
11 4 (3.48%) Rackspace
11 4 (3.48%) Foundry
11 4 (3.48%) Trapeze
11 4 (3.48%) ProCurve
11 4 (3.48%) Blue Coat
12 3 (2.61%) Fortinet
12 3 (2.61%) Brocade
12 3 (2.61%) Crossbeam
12 3 (2.61%) IBM
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