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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 41 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 18 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 4.51% - 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.13% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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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
119 39 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Harrogate 29.82% 11.96% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 117 39 19
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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

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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
Salary Histogram in Harrogate

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

MPLS Salary Histogram in Harrogate

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (89.66%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (79.31%) CCNP
4 22 (75.86%) TCP/IP
5 21 (72.41%) LAN
5 21 (72.41%) WAN
6 16 (55.17%) DNS
7 14 (48.28%) BGP
8 13 (44.83%) OSPF
9 12 (41.38%) DHCP
10 10 (34.48%) VPN
10 10 (34.48%) FortiGate
11 9 (31.03%) Firewall
12 8 (27.59%) Juniper
13 7 (24.14%) IPv4
13 7 (24.14%) IPv6
13 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (20.69%) VoIP
15 5 (17.24%) UNIX
15 5 (17.24%) Linux
15 5 (17.24%) RIP
15 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
15 5 (17.24%) Network Security
15 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
15 5 (17.24%) Network Design
16 4 (13.79%) Cisco PIX
16 4 (13.79%) IPsec
16 4 (13.79%) CCIE
17 3 (10.34%) CCIP
17 3 (10.34%) Nagios

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Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) TCP/IP
2 21 (72.41%) LAN
2 21 (72.41%) WAN
3 16 (55.17%) DNS
4 14 (48.28%) BGP
5 13 (44.83%) OSPF
6 12 (41.38%) DHCP
7 10 (34.48%) VPN
8 9 (31.03%) Firewall
9 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (24.14%) IPv4
9 7 (24.14%) IPv6
10 6 (20.69%) VoIP
11 5 (17.24%) RIP
11 5 (17.24%) Network Security
11 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
12 4 (13.79%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (13.79%) IPsec
13 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (10.34%) ADSL
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Network Manager
2 7 (24.14%) Network Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Network Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) Network Implementation Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) UNIX
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Network Design
2 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.34%) Network Management
3 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.90%) Validation
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Coaching
4 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (89.66%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (79.31%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) CCIE
4 3 (10.34%) CCIP
5 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) Juniper
3 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
4 3 (10.34%) Brocade
5 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Avaya
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Huawei