The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 50 60 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -28
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 2.39% 0.25% 3.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 1.41% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.56%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +2.40%
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North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Harrogate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 71 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 15.12% 17.75% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 72
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £67,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

MPLS
Salary Trend in Harrogate

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Harrogate

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) OSPF
2 9 (81.82%) BGP
3 8 (72.73%) IPv4
3 8 (72.73%) IPv6
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) FortiGate
4 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 7 (63.64%) CCNP
5 6 (54.55%) Juniper
5 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (45.45%) CCIE
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
7 3 (27.27%) Brocade
7 3 (27.27%) Network Security
8 2 (18.18%) CCIP
8 2 (18.18%) UNIX
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
8 2 (18.18%) IPsec
8 2 (18.18%) RIP
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (9.09%) Validation
9 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
9 1 (9.09%) NetScaler

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Harrogate 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) OSPF
1 9 (81.82%) BGP
2 8 (72.73%) IPv4
2 8 (72.73%) IPv6
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) IPsec
6 2 (18.18%) RIP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (9.09%) ADSL
7 1 (9.09%) Broadband
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP
7 1 (9.09%) DNS
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Consultant
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Network Implementation Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 1 (9.09%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 5 (45.45%) CCIE
4 2 (18.18%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Brocade
5 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago