The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 89 - 96
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.08% - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.49% - 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £53,750
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
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
137 142 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.42% 10.35% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86 89 80
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 24 (92.31%) WAN
2 20 (76.92%) Cisco
3 16 (61.54%) LAN
3 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (57.69%) Firewall
5 13 (50.00%) Internet
6 12 (46.15%) DHCP
6 12 (46.15%) VPN
7 11 (42.31%) CCNA
7 11 (42.31%) WLAN
7 11 (42.31%) Network Security
8 10 (38.46%) Fortinet
8 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
8 10 (38.46%) Wireless
9 9 (34.62%) F5
9 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (30.77%) HSRP
10 8 (30.77%) Riverbed
10 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
10 8 (30.77%) EIGRP
10 8 (30.77%) TACACS
10 8 (30.77%) McAfee
10 8 (30.77%) SSL
10 8 (30.77%) CiscoWorks
11 7 (26.92%) IPsec
11 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (26.92%) Mitel
11 7 (26.92%) IP Telephony
12 6 (23.08%) Wireshark

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) WAN
2 16 (61.54%) LAN
2 16 (61.54%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (57.69%) Firewall
4 13 (50.00%) Internet
5 12 (46.15%) VPN
5 12 (46.15%) DHCP
6 11 (42.31%) WLAN
6 11 (42.31%) Network Security
7 10 (38.46%) Wireless
8 8 (30.77%) TACACS
8 8 (30.77%) HSRP
8 8 (30.77%) SSL
8 8 (30.77%) EIGRP
9 7 (26.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (26.92%) IPsec
9 7 (26.92%) IP Telephony
10 6 (23.08%) Wireshark
10 6 (23.08%) DNS
11 4 (15.38%) ICMP
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Security Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Network Support
4 6 (23.08%) Network Security Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Network Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Junior
5 4 (15.38%) Junior Network Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Monitoring Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Handset
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (19.23%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) SIEM
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (42.31%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 10 (38.46%) Fortinet
3 9 (34.62%) F5
4 8 (30.77%) Riverbed
4 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 8 (30.77%) McAfee
5 7 (26.92%) Mitel
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Avaya
6 2 (7.69%) Draytek
6 2 (7.69%) Polycom
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