The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 104 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 27 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.34% 0.63% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.60% 2.84% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 12
Median salary £52,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
314 458 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.55% 22.23% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 237 382 387
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 16 £27,250 -52.60%
Hemel Hempstead +6 3 £40,500 -14.73% 1
St Albans - 1 £25,500 - 1
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 36 (78.26%) LAN
2 33 (71.74%) Firewall
3 32 (69.57%) WAN
4 30 (65.22%) CheckPoint
5 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (54.35%) Data Centre
6 23 (50.00%) Cisco
7 22 (47.83%) VPN
8 21 (45.65%) Degree
9 20 (43.48%) CCNP
9 20 (43.48%) Mentoring
10 19 (41.30%) ITIL
11 17 (36.96%) Windows
12 16 (34.78%) VoIP
12 16 (34.78%) VLAN
12 16 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (32.61%) Office 365
13 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
13 15 (32.61%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (32.61%) Retail
13 15 (32.61%) VMware
13 15 (32.61%) ISDN
13 15 (32.61%) PBX
13 15 (32.61%) DHCP
13 15 (32.61%) DNS
13 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
13 15 (32.61%) Linux
13 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
14 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
1 14 (30.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Office 365
2 14 (30.43%) PaaS
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (78.26%) LAN
2 33 (71.74%) Firewall
3 32 (69.57%) WAN
4 22 (47.83%) VPN
5 16 (34.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (34.78%) VLAN
5 16 (34.78%) VoIP
6 15 (32.61%) DHCP
6 15 (32.61%) DNS
6 15 (32.61%) ISDN
6 15 (32.61%) PBX
6 15 (32.61%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (17.39%) Ethernet
7 8 (17.39%) Network Security
8 7 (15.22%) BGP
8 7 (15.22%) EIGRP
8 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.04%) Frame Relay
10 5 (10.87%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (32.61%) Retail
2 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) 3rd Line Support
1 15 (32.61%) Support Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Office 365 Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Linux Support
3 9 (19.57%) Linux Support Engineer
3 9 (19.57%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Network Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Network Security Consultant
4 6 (13.04%) Security Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Server Support
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (54.35%) Data Centre
2 14 (30.43%) Mathematics
3 6 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.17%) e-Health
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
3 14 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Mentoring
2 19 (41.30%) ITIL
3 14 (30.43%) Coaching
3 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
4 8 (17.39%) Network Design
5 7 (15.22%) Network Management
6 6 (13.04%) Migration
6 6 (13.04%) Presales
7 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
8 4 (8.70%) Network Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 3 (6.52%) High Availability
9 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 2 (4.35%) Project Management
10 2 (4.35%) Security Management
10 2 (4.35%) SIEM
11 1 (2.17%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) C
2 3 (6.52%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (45.65%) Degree
3 20 (43.48%) CCNP
4 11 (23.91%) CCIE
5 7 (15.22%) CCNA
5 7 (15.22%) JNCIA
6 6 (13.04%) CCDP
6 6 (13.04%) CCSA
6 6 (13.04%) CCSE
7 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.17%) MCSE
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
1 15 (32.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (30.43%) Terminal Services
2 14 (30.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
1 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) CheckPoint
2 23 (50.00%) Cisco
3 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 15 (32.61%) VMware
4 11 (23.91%) Juniper
5 6 (13.04%) Palo Alto
5 6 (13.04%) Riverbed
6 4 (8.70%) Brocade
6 4 (8.70%) Draytek
6 4 (8.70%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya
8 1 (2.17%) CA
8 1 (2.17%) Nortel
8 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
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