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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 125 126 131
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% 1.07% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 4.18% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 19
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
MPLS
East of England

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
414 574 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.09% 25.52% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 323 384 475
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 5 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £45,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £60,000 -
St Albans - 1 £26,500 -
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 29 (74.36%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (61.54%) CCNP
3 24 (61.54%) Firewall
4 23 (58.97%) WAN
5 17 (43.59%) LAN
6 16 (41.03%) VPN
6 16 (41.03%) OSPF
6 16 (41.03%) BGP
7 15 (38.46%) CCNA
8 13 (33.33%) CCIE
9 11 (28.21%) Juniper
10 9 (23.08%) Avaya
10 9 (23.08%) Incident Management
10 9 (23.08%) F5
11 8 (20.51%) High Availability
11 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
11 8 (20.51%) Unix
12 7 (17.95%) PBX
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco ICM
12 7 (17.95%) Degree
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco CUCM
12 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
13 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
13 6 (15.38%) Converged Networks
13 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
13 6 (15.38%) Driving Licence
13 6 (15.38%) CCNP Voice

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 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) Firewall
2 23 (58.97%) WAN
3 17 (43.59%) LAN
4 16 (41.03%) BGP
4 16 (41.03%) OSPF
4 16 (41.03%) VPN
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco ICM
6 7 (17.95%) PBX
7 6 (15.38%) Cisco IPT
7 6 (15.38%) Converged Networks
7 6 (15.38%) DHCP
7 6 (15.38%) DNS
7 6 (15.38%) Internet
7 6 (15.38%) IPsec
8 5 (12.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (12.82%) Junos
8 5 (12.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Support
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Linux Support
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM
1 1 (2.56%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 6 (15.38%) Driving Licence
1 6 (15.38%) e-Health
2 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Physics
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) iPad
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 8 (20.51%) High Availability
3 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 6 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (15.38%) Validation
4 5 (12.82%) Open Source
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
6 3 (7.69%) Coaching
6 3 (7.69%) Information Security
6 3 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.69%) Network Design
6 3 (7.69%) Network Management
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) Python
2 3 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (74.36%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (61.54%) CCNP
3 15 (38.46%) CCNA
4 13 (33.33%) CCIE
5 7 (17.95%) Degree
6 6 (15.38%) CCNP Voice
7 5 (12.82%) CCSP
8 4 (10.26%) CCDA
8 4 (10.26%) CCDP
8 4 (10.26%) CCSA
8 4 (10.26%) CCSE
9 3 (7.69%) JNCIE
9 3 (7.69%) JNCIP
9 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 2 (5.13%) CISM
10 2 (5.13%) CISSP
10 2 (5.13%) JNCIA
10 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) RMADS
4 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) Juniper
3 9 (23.08%) Avaya
3 9 (23.08%) F5
4 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
5 6 (15.38%) CA
5 6 (15.38%) Remedy
6 5 (12.82%) VMware
7 4 (10.26%) Aruba
7 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
8 3 (7.69%) Foundry
9 2 (5.13%) Brocade
9 2 (5.13%) Google
9 2 (5.13%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.56%) BT
10 1 (2.56%) Mitel
10 1 (2.56%) Nortel
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