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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 183 229 236
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 73 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.03% 0.51% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.05% 2.47% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 46 36 31
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
1445 1455 1707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.41% 20.44% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1107 1149 1407
Average salary £43,900 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +34 35 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hertfordshire -1 19 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Essex +1 12 £61,250 +53.12% 1
Bedfordshire +8 7 £48,750 +14.70%
Norfolk - 2 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £45,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 114 (79.72%) Cisco
2 109 (76.22%) Firewall
3 100 (69.93%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (59.44%) CCNP
5 76 (53.15%) BGP
6 64 (44.76%) VPN
6 64 (44.76%) WAN
7 58 (40.56%) OSPF
8 57 (39.86%) Juniper
9 55 (38.46%) VMware
10 53 (37.06%) EIGRP
11 49 (34.27%) ITIL
12 48 (33.57%) HP
13 43 (30.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (28.67%) F5
14 41 (28.67%) Wireless
15 40 (27.97%) Windows
16 39 (27.27%) TCP/IP
17 34 (23.78%) Network Management
18 33 (23.08%) LAN
19 31 (21.68%) Active Directory
20 29 (20.28%) DWDM
20 29 (20.28%) Cisco ASA
21 28 (19.58%) RIP
22 27 (18.88%) Citrix
22 27 (18.88%) Disaster Recovery
23 26 (18.18%) SSL
23 26 (18.18%) MS Exchange
23 26 (18.18%) PRINCE2
23 26 (18.18%) Network Security

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 26 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.59%) Lync
4 7 (4.90%) IIS
5 6 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.10%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
8 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (17.48%) MS Office
2 21 (14.69%) MS Visio
3 15 (10.49%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.70%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 109 (76.22%) Firewall
2 76 (53.15%) BGP
3 64 (44.76%) WAN
3 64 (44.76%) VPN
4 58 (40.56%) OSPF
5 53 (37.06%) EIGRP
6 41 (28.67%) Wireless
7 39 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 33 (23.08%) LAN
9 29 (20.28%) DWDM
9 29 (20.28%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (19.58%) RIP
11 26 (18.18%) SSL
11 26 (18.18%) HSRP
11 26 (18.18%) Network Security
12 24 (16.78%) VLAN
13 20 (13.99%) Ethernet
14 19 (13.29%) VoIP
14 19 (13.29%) VPLS
15 18 (12.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) Big Data
3 1 (0.70%) MySQL
3 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.70%) MS Access
General
1 24 (16.78%) Finance
2 17 (11.89%) Banking
3 14 (9.79%) Retail
4 8 (5.59%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.90%) Law
6 2 (1.40%) Legal
6 2 (1.40%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (40.56%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.48%) Network Specialist
3 13 (9.09%) Architect
3 13 (9.09%) Analyst
4 12 (8.39%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (7.69%) Security Specialist
6 10 (6.99%) Network Security Specialist
7 9 (6.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Technical Design Authority
9 7 (4.90%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.90%) Network Architect
10 6 (4.20%) Network Support
10 6 (4.20%) Security Engineer
10 6 (4.20%) Consultant
10 6 (4.20%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (3.50%) Project Manager
11 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 4 (2.80%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) Web Services
2 3 (2.10%) .NET
3 2 (1.40%) J2EE
3 2 (1.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) Thin Client
1 18 (12.59%) Fat Client
2 6 (4.20%) Blackberry
2 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.40%) FMCG
5 2 (1.40%) Open Source
5 2 (1.40%) Blog
5 2 (1.40%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.40%) Physics
6 1 (0.70%) AS400
6 1 (0.70%) SecurID
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.97%) Windows
2 23 (16.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (13.29%) UNIX
4 15 (10.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (10.49%) Linux
5 9 (6.29%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.10%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.70%) HPUX
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.27%) ITIL
2 34 (23.78%) Network Management
3 27 (18.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 26 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 24 (16.78%) Network Design
6 23 (16.08%) Service Delivery
6 23 (16.08%) Change Management
7 17 (11.89%) PRINCE
7 17 (11.89%) SIEM
7 17 (11.89%) Process Improvement
8 16 (11.19%) Security Architecture
9 13 (9.09%) Load Balancing
9 13 (9.09%) Project Management
10 10 (6.99%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (6.29%) Performance Management
12 8 (5.59%) Service Management
13 7 (4.90%) Problem Management
13 7 (4.90%) Change Control
13 7 (4.90%) WAN Optimisation
14 6 (4.20%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.99%) Python
2 8 (5.59%) SQL
3 6 (4.20%) C
4 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.70%) Perl
5 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.70%) Korn
Qualifications
1 100 (69.93%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (59.44%) CCNP
3 24 (16.78%) CCNA
4 18 (12.59%) CCIE
5 17 (11.89%) CISSP
6 9 (6.29%) MCP
7 7 (4.90%) JNCIE
7 7 (4.90%) VCP4
8 6 (4.20%) VCP5
9 5 (3.50%) MBCS
9 5 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.80%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.80%) CCDP
10 4 (2.80%) Degree
10 4 (2.80%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.10%) VCAP
11 3 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.08%) SLA
2 8 (5.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (30.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (21.68%) Active Directory
3 11 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.29%) vSphere
5 7 (4.90%) Xen
6 6 (4.20%) NLBS
7 4 (2.80%) XenServer
8 2 (1.40%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.40%) UAG
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.70%) NFS
9 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.70%) Samba
9 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (14.69%) HP NNM
2 10 (6.99%) Cacti
3 8 (5.59%) OpenView
4 7 (4.90%) Nagios
4 7 (4.90%) OPNET
5 6 (4.20%) WSUS
6 5 (3.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (2.80%) FortiGate
8 3 (2.10%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 114 (79.72%) Cisco
2 57 (39.86%) Juniper
3 55 (38.46%) VMware
4 48 (33.57%) HP
5 41 (28.67%) F5
6 27 (18.88%) Citrix
7 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
8 20 (13.99%) CheckPoint
8 20 (13.99%) Fortinet
9 14 (9.79%) SolarWinds
10 10 (6.99%) Mitel
11 9 (6.29%) Aruba
12 7 (4.90%) Blue Coat
13 5 (3.50%) Crossbeam
13 5 (3.50%) WatchGuard
14 4 (2.80%) Imperva
14 4 (2.80%) Polycom
14 4 (2.80%) Sourcefire
14 4 (2.80%) Avaya
15 3 (2.10%) Dell
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