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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 209 199 211
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 56 69 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.94% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.99% 4.58% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 41
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
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
1405 1506 1398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.99% 20.54% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 1191 1059
Average salary £44,500 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +10 22 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Essex +1 12 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Bedfordshire +3 10 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -12 9 £55,000 +33.33% 1
Norfolk +14 3 £67,500 +50.00% 3
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 86 (79.63%) Cisco
2 78 (72.22%) Firewall
3 75 (69.44%) Cisco Certification
4 68 (62.96%) VPN
5 65 (60.19%) WAN
6 61 (56.48%) CCNP
7 57 (52.78%) LAN
8 55 (50.93%) BGP
9 54 (50.00%) ITIL
9 54 (50.00%) F5
10 52 (48.15%) OSPF
11 50 (46.30%) Juniper
12 43 (39.81%) Cisco ASA
13 37 (34.26%) High Availability
14 35 (32.41%) SSL
15 32 (29.63%) TCP/IP
16 31 (28.70%) CCNA
17 30 (27.78%) VRRP
17 30 (27.78%) Wireless
18 29 (26.85%) CCIE
19 27 (25.00%) HSRP
20 26 (24.07%) Cisco Nexus
20 26 (24.07%) VoIP
20 26 (24.07%) Network Design
21 25 (23.15%) RIP
21 25 (23.15%) HP
22 23 (21.30%) Network Management
23 22 (20.37%) EIGRP
24 21 (19.44%) SLA
25 20 (18.52%) CCDP

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 15 (13.89%) MS Office
3 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (72.22%) Firewall
2 68 (62.96%) VPN
3 65 (60.19%) WAN
4 57 (52.78%) LAN
5 55 (50.93%) BGP
6 52 (48.15%) OSPF
7 43 (39.81%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (32.41%) SSL
9 32 (29.63%) TCP/IP
10 30 (27.78%) VRRP
10 30 (27.78%) Wireless
11 27 (25.00%) HSRP
12 26 (24.07%) Cisco Nexus
12 26 (24.07%) VoIP
13 25 (23.15%) RIP
14 22 (20.37%) EIGRP
15 19 (17.59%) Multicast
16 17 (15.74%) DWDM
16 17 (15.74%) VLAN
17 14 (12.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 13 (12.04%) Retail
2 10 (9.26%) Finance
3 9 (8.33%) Games
4 5 (4.63%) Banking
4 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) French Language
5 2 (1.85%) German Language
5 2 (1.85%) Publishing
5 2 (1.85%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (35.19%) Network Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Architect
3 16 (14.81%) Network Support
4 15 (13.89%) Network Specialist
5 14 (12.96%) Network Architect
6 12 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Network Support Engineer
7 10 (9.26%) Technical Manager
7 10 (9.26%) Technical Services Manager
8 9 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
8 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (8.33%) Service Manager
9 7 (6.48%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (6.48%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
10 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Manager
10 6 (5.56%) Network Design Architect
10 6 (5.56%) Network Support Specialist
10 6 (5.56%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.56%) iPad
3 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.70%) Physics
5 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.85%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.93%) e-Health
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Unix
2 11 (10.19%) Linux
3 9 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (1.85%) Solaris
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.00%) ITIL
2 37 (34.26%) High Availability
3 26 (24.07%) Network Design
4 23 (21.30%) Network Management
5 20 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 19 (17.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (15.74%) Project Management
8 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 15 (13.89%) Load Balancing
10 11 (10.19%) Change Management
10 11 (10.19%) Network Architecture
11 9 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (6.48%) Data Privacy
12 7 (6.48%) Data Protection
13 6 (5.56%) Open Source
14 5 (4.63%) Incident Management
14 5 (4.63%) PRINCE
14 5 (4.63%) Project Planning
15 4 (3.70%) Process Management
15 4 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (0.93%) SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (69.44%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (56.48%) CCNP
3 31 (28.70%) CCNA
4 29 (26.85%) CCIE
5 20 (18.52%) CCDP
6 12 (11.11%) CCDA
7 11 (10.19%) CCSA
7 11 (10.19%) CCSE
8 10 (9.26%) Degree
9 9 (8.33%) CCSP
9 9 (8.33%) JNCIE
9 9 (8.33%) JNCIP
10 7 (6.48%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (5.56%) JNCIA
12 5 (4.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
12 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
13 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) SLA
2 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.93%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) HIPAA
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.70%) vSphere
4 4 (3.70%) XenServer
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.93%) XenApp
5 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) HP NNM
2 5 (4.63%) Cacti
3 3 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (79.63%) Cisco
2 54 (50.00%) F5
3 50 (46.30%) Juniper
4 25 (23.15%) HP
5 18 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 18 (16.67%) Palo Alto
6 14 (12.96%) VMware
7 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.26%) SolarWinds
9 8 (7.41%) Avaya
10 7 (6.48%) Zeacom
11 5 (4.63%) Aruba
11 5 (4.63%) Brocade
11 5 (4.63%) Crossbeam
12 4 (3.70%) Foundry
12 4 (3.70%) iManage
13 3 (2.78%) Nortel
14 2 (1.85%) Citrix
14 2 (1.85%) Google
14 2 (1.85%) Riverbed
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Norfolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benfits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chelmsford
aap3
Salary: £60000.00 - £650000.00 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Norfolk
Capita plc
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago