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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 105 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.16% 1.34% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 11.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 0
Median salary £32,500 £46,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.10% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
119 138 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.25% 11.53% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 70 88 94
Median salary £49,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 July 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%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Process Management
3 7 (70.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) SHDSL
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) ADSL
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) SNMP
5 4 (40.00%) L2TP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) Network Design
5 4 (40.00%) F5
6 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (30.00%) IPv4
6 3 (30.00%) SSL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) OSPF
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (50.00%) ADSL
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) SHDSL
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) IPsec
5 4 (40.00%) L2TP
5 4 (40.00%) SNMP
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) IPv4
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) CentOS
1 1 (10.00%) Debian
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Process Management
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCNP
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago