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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 21 15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford - 3.85% 11.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 66.67% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £21,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -59.04%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +3.65%
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Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 23.08% 5.77% 24.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 16
Average salary £34,000 £21,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.13% -59.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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Salary Trend in Hertford

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Hertford

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) xDSL
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint