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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
England / East of England
Rank 217 201 201
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 28 63 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.48% 0.88% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.96% 4.29% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 52 50
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £35,000 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
946 1467 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.07% 20.52% 20.62%
Number of salaries quoted 732 1195 1195
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +5 22 £40,500 -14.73% 2
Essex +10 5 £60,000 +33.33%
Bedfordshire +11 1 £47,500 -9.52%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 45 (68.18%) LAN
1 45 (68.18%) Firewall
2 43 (65.15%) WAN
2 43 (65.15%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (63.64%) Cisco
4 37 (56.06%) CCNP
5 34 (51.52%) VPN
6 28 (42.42%) VoIP
6 28 (42.42%) CheckPoint
6 28 (42.42%) Data Centre
7 25 (37.88%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (36.36%) Juniper
9 23 (34.85%) BGP
9 23 (34.85%) Degree
10 21 (31.82%) EIGRP
11 19 (28.79%) OSPF
11 19 (28.79%) DNS
11 19 (28.79%) ITIL
12 16 (24.24%) Windows
12 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
12 16 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
13 15 (22.73%) DWDM
13 15 (22.73%) CCIE
13 15 (22.73%) Wireless
14 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
14 14 (21.21%) SSL
14 14 (21.21%) Active Directory
14 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
14 14 (21.21%) Network Management

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 12 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Office 365
2 10 (15.15%) PaaS
3 2 (3.03%) IaaS
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (68.18%) Firewall
1 45 (68.18%) LAN
2 43 (65.15%) WAN
3 34 (51.52%) VPN
4 28 (42.42%) VoIP
5 25 (37.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 23 (34.85%) BGP
7 21 (31.82%) EIGRP
8 19 (28.79%) DNS
8 19 (28.79%) OSPF
9 16 (24.24%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (24.24%) TCP/IP
10 15 (22.73%) DWDM
10 15 (22.73%) Wireless
11 14 (21.21%) Network Security
11 14 (21.21%) SSL
12 13 (19.70%) Internet
12 13 (19.70%) VLAN
13 11 (16.67%) DHCP
13 11 (16.67%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (15.15%) Retail
2 9 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.12%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 12 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Network Specialist
4 10 (15.15%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Network Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Network Security Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Network Support
5 6 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Linux Support
6 5 (7.58%) Network Support Specialist
6 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Server Support
6 5 (7.58%) Support Specialist
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) SAML
2 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) e-Health
5 1 (1.52%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.24%) Windows
2 14 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.67%) Linux
5 10 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) ITIL
2 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
3 14 (21.21%) Network Management
4 12 (18.18%) Mathematics
5 11 (16.67%) High Availability
6 10 (15.15%) Coaching
6 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
6 10 (15.15%) Network Design
7 9 (13.64%) Migration
7 9 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.61%) Presales
10 5 (7.58%) Load Balancing
10 5 (7.58%) Network Architecture
11 3 (4.55%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 3 (4.55%) Change Management
11 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
12 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
12 2 (3.03%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) C
2 3 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.52%) Perl
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (65.15%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (56.06%) CCNP
3 23 (34.85%) Degree
4 15 (22.73%) CCIE
5 9 (13.64%) CCNA
6 7 (10.61%) JNCIA
6 7 (10.61%) JNCIP
7 6 (9.09%) CCDP
7 6 (9.09%) CCSA
7 6 (9.09%) CCSE
8 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.03%) A+ Certification
9 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.03%) MCSE
9 2 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) Terminal Services
3 10 (15.15%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.03%) Shibboleth
4 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.52%) Firmware
5 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) HP NNM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (63.64%) Cisco
2 28 (42.42%) CheckPoint
3 24 (36.36%) Juniper
4 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 13 (19.70%) F5
6 12 (18.18%) VMware
7 8 (12.12%) HP
8 7 (10.61%) Palo Alto
8 7 (10.61%) Riverbed
9 4 (6.06%) Brocade
9 4 (6.06%) Draytek
10 1 (1.52%) Avaya
10 1 (1.52%) CA
10 1 (1.52%) Citrix
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
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