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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 216 231 236
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 30 44 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.71% 2.87% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 35
Median salary £49,750 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.50% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £29,600 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £76,600 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
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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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1106 1533 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.91% 19.74% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 922 1141 1298
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 June 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
Hertfordshire +5 17 £55,000 +25.71%
Essex +15 7 £45,000 -41.93%
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £55,000 +7.31%
Bedfordshire +5 2 £52,500 -30.92% 1
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England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 of England region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 73 (83.91%) Cisco
2 69 (79.31%) Firewall
3 66 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (62.07%) CCNP
4 54 (62.07%) WAN
5 46 (52.87%) LAN
6 45 (51.72%) BGP
7 44 (50.57%) VPN
8 38 (43.68%) OSPF
9 35 (40.23%) Juniper
9 35 (40.23%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (39.08%) F5
11 26 (29.89%) EIGRP
12 25 (28.74%) SSL
13 24 (27.59%) CCNA
13 24 (27.59%) CCIE
14 23 (26.44%) TCP/IP
15 22 (25.29%) Wireless
15 22 (25.29%) Palo Alto
16 21 (24.14%) ITIL
16 21 (24.14%) HP
17 19 (21.84%) CheckPoint
18 18 (20.69%) Service Delivery
19 17 (19.54%) High Availability
20 16 (18.39%) Cisco Nexus
20 16 (18.39%) Network Design
20 16 (18.39%) MS Visio
20 16 (18.39%) VoIP
21 15 (17.24%) Load Balancing
21 15 (17.24%) HSRP

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 13 (14.94%) Skype for Business
2 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) MS Visio
2 10 (11.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) PaaS
2 5 (5.75%) Office 365
3 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (79.31%) Firewall
2 54 (62.07%) WAN
3 46 (52.87%) LAN
4 45 (51.72%) BGP
5 44 (50.57%) VPN
6 38 (43.68%) OSPF
7 35 (40.23%) Cisco ASA
8 26 (29.89%) EIGRP
9 25 (28.74%) SSL
10 23 (26.44%) TCP/IP
11 22 (25.29%) Wireless
12 16 (18.39%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (18.39%) VoIP
13 15 (17.24%) HSRP
14 14 (16.09%) IPsec
15 13 (14.94%) Network Security
16 12 (13.79%) DWDM
16 12 (13.79%) RIP
17 10 (11.49%) PBX
17 10 (11.49%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (8.05%) Manufacturing
2 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.75%) Games
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Finance
4 3 (3.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (40.23%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.39%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.94%) Architect
3 13 (14.94%) Network Support
4 10 (11.49%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (10.34%) Network Architect
6 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (8.05%) Network Specialist
7 7 (8.05%) Switch Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Network Design Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Voice Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Active Directory Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Active Directory Support
9 5 (5.75%) Active Directory Support Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) COM
1 1 (1.15%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.20%) Mathematics
3 7 (8.05%) Driving Licence
4 6 (6.90%) e-Health
4 6 (6.90%) iPad
5 5 (5.75%) HP Storage
6 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) Physics
6 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.15%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Windows
1 14 (16.09%) Windows Server
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (12.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.20%) Linux
6 7 (8.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (8.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.14%) ITIL
2 18 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 17 (19.54%) High Availability
4 16 (18.39%) Network Design
5 15 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 14 (16.09%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (14.94%) Network Management
8 11 (12.64%) Change Management
9 8 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
9 8 (9.20%) Validation
10 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
12 5 (5.75%) Coaching
12 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.75%) Network Architecture
12 5 (5.75%) Open Source
12 5 (5.75%) Project Management
13 4 (4.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) C
2 5 (5.75%) Python
3 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (75.86%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (62.07%) CCNP
3 24 (27.59%) CCIE
3 24 (27.59%) CCNA
4 14 (16.09%) CCDP
5 11 (12.64%) CCDA
5 11 (12.64%) CCSA
5 11 (12.64%) CCSE
5 11 (12.64%) CCSP
6 10 (11.49%) Degree
7 9 (10.34%) JNCIE
7 9 (10.34%) JNCIP
8 6 (6.90%) CCNP Voice
8 6 (6.90%) JNCIA
8 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
9 5 (5.75%) SC Cleared
10 3 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (3.45%) CISM
10 3 (3.45%) CISSP
10 3 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) SLA
2 8 (9.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.45%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.05%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.75%) Terminal Services
4 5 (5.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (11.49%) HP NNM
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 73 (83.91%) Cisco
2 35 (40.23%) Juniper
3 34 (39.08%) F5
4 22 (25.29%) Palo Alto
5 21 (24.14%) HP
6 19 (21.84%) CheckPoint
7 10 (11.49%) Avaya
7 10 (11.49%) Zeacom
8 9 (10.34%) VMware
9 8 (9.20%) Brocade
9 8 (9.20%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.90%) Aruba
10 6 (6.90%) CA
10 6 (6.90%) Remedy
11 3 (3.45%) BT
11 3 (3.45%) Foundry
11 3 (3.45%) SolarWinds
12 2 (2.30%) Google
12 2 (2.30%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.15%) IronPort
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