The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 81 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 0.30% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.50% 2.80% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Median salary £35,000 £46,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% +6.89%
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
MPLS
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Communications & Networking Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 143 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.91% 10.86% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 76 94 69
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £51,903
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MPLS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Glasgow region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Glasgow

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Anomaly Detection
3 6 (60.00%) Network Design
4 4 (40.00%) CCNP
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) SHDSL
5 3 (30.00%) ADSL
6 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (20.00%) L2TP
6 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) F5

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) ADSL
5 3 (30.00%) SHDSL
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) L2TP
6 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 6 (60.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCNP
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
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