The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 112 135 119
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 35 6 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 0.28% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.11% 1.15% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 23
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
573 522 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.00% 24.65% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 455 345 442
Average salary £46,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 21 £56,500 +13.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £62,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £50,000 - 1
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 43 (84.31%) Cisco
2 38 (74.51%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (66.67%) WAN
4 32 (62.75%) CCNP
5 30 (58.82%) LAN
6 26 (50.98%) Firewall
7 23 (45.10%) VPN
8 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
9 19 (37.25%) OSPF
9 19 (37.25%) Windows
10 17 (33.33%) BGP
11 16 (31.37%) DHCP
11 16 (31.37%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (29.41%) Finance
12 15 (29.41%) VMware
13 14 (27.45%) DNS
13 14 (27.45%) CCNA
13 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
13 14 (27.45%) VLAN
14 13 (25.49%) Degree
14 13 (25.49%) F5
14 13 (25.49%) HP
15 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
15 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
15 12 (23.53%) Network Security
15 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (23.53%) Network Management
16 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (21.57%) IPsec
16 11 (21.57%) Telecoms

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (15.69%) Lync
2 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.84%) PaaS
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (66.67%) WAN
2 30 (58.82%) LAN
3 26 (50.98%) Firewall
4 23 (45.10%) VPN
5 19 (37.25%) OSPF
6 17 (33.33%) BGP
7 16 (31.37%) DHCP
7 16 (31.37%) Cisco IOS
8 14 (27.45%) VLAN
8 14 (27.45%) DNS
9 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
9 12 (23.53%) Network Security
10 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (21.57%) IPsec
10 11 (21.57%) EIGRP
11 8 (15.69%) VoIP
11 8 (15.69%) Wireless
11 8 (15.69%) Multicast
12 7 (13.73%) ISDN
12 7 (13.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (17.65%) Retail
4 8 (15.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Network Architect
3 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Server Support
4 4 (7.84%) Technical Support
4 4 (7.84%) Head of IT
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Head of Infrastructure
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) WAP
1 2 (3.92%) ServiceStack
2 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Mathematics
2 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Physics
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
4 3 (5.88%) PKI
5 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.92%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) UNIX
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) HPUX
6 2 (3.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Network Management
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Project Management
3 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 9 (17.65%) Network Design
4 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.84%) Kanban
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
5 4 (7.84%) Agile Project Management
6 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
6 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.88%) SIEM
7 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (3.92%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) C
2 3 (5.88%) Python
3 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) VB
4 1 (1.96%) Java
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 38 (74.51%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (62.75%) CCNP
3 14 (27.45%) CCNA
4 13 (25.49%) Degree
5 10 (19.61%) CCIE
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.92%) CCDE
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.96%) CCSA
9 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.96%) MCSE
9 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (15.69%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.84%) Terminal Services
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.88%) OpenView
3 2 (3.92%) Nessus
4 1 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Cisco
2 22 (43.14%) CheckPoint
3 15 (29.41%) VMware
4 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
5 13 (25.49%) HP
5 13 (25.49%) F5
6 8 (15.69%) Riverbed
6 8 (15.69%) Aruba
6 8 (15.69%) Juniper
7 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.80%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.84%) ProCurve
9 4 (7.84%) Foundry
9 4 (7.84%) Rackspace
10 3 (5.88%) ArcSight
10 3 (5.88%) Oracle
10 3 (5.88%) Fortinet
10 3 (5.88%) Crossbeam
10 3 (5.88%) Sun
10 3 (5.88%) Compuware
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