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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 116 121 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.07% 1.15% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.47% 4.76% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 13
Median salary £40,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.73% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £34,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
340 546 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.51% 24.12% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 245 448 396
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 February 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 February 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 +11 17 £37,750 -16.11% 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 3 £40,500 -12.43%
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 35 (77.78%) LAN
2 31 (68.89%) WAN
3 28 (62.22%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (62.22%) Firewall
4 26 (57.78%) CheckPoint
5 25 (55.56%) Cisco
6 22 (48.89%) CCNP
7 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
8 19 (42.22%) Degree
9 17 (37.78%) VPN
10 16 (35.56%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (35.56%) Mentoring
11 15 (33.33%) ITIL
12 14 (31.11%) Windows
12 14 (31.11%) CCIE
13 13 (28.89%) VLAN
14 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (26.67%) VMware
14 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
14 12 (26.67%) VoIP
14 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
14 12 (26.67%) Office 365
14 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
15 11 (24.44%) Remote Desktop
15 11 (24.44%) Juniper
15 11 (24.44%) ISDN
15 11 (24.44%) PBX
15 11 (24.44%) DHCP
15 11 (24.44%) DNS
15 11 (24.44%) Linux

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 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 10 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) Office 365
2 10 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (77.78%) LAN
2 31 (68.89%) WAN
3 28 (62.22%) Firewall
4 17 (37.78%) VPN
5 16 (35.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (28.89%) VLAN
7 12 (26.67%) VoIP
8 11 (24.44%) DHCP
8 11 (24.44%) DNS
8 11 (24.44%) ISDN
8 11 (24.44%) PBX
8 11 (24.44%) Remote Desktop
9 9 (20.00%) Frame Relay
10 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.78%) DWDM
10 8 (17.78%) Ethernet
10 8 (17.78%) FWSM
10 8 (17.78%) Network Security
11 7 (15.56%) BGP
11 7 (15.56%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (22.22%) Retail
2 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 12 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Support Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Network Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Network Security Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (11.11%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Exchange Support
5 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Linux Support
5 5 (11.11%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Server Support
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) e-Health
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.11%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Linux
4 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Mentoring
2 15 (33.33%) ITIL
3 10 (22.22%) Coaching
3 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 9 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Network Design
6 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (15.56%) Network Management
7 6 (13.33%) Presales
8 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
9 4 (8.89%) Network Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (6.67%) High Availability
10 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
11 2 (4.44%) Security Management
11 2 (4.44%) SIEM
12 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C
2 3 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (62.22%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (48.89%) CCNP
3 19 (42.22%) Degree
4 14 (31.11%) CCIE
5 8 (17.78%) CCNA
6 7 (15.56%) JNCIA
7 6 (13.33%) CCDP
7 6 (13.33%) CCSA
7 6 (13.33%) CCSE
8 2 (4.44%) MCSE
8 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 10 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) CheckPoint
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) VMware
4 11 (24.44%) Juniper
5 7 (15.56%) Riverbed
6 6 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.89%) Brocade
7 4 (8.89%) Draytek
7 4 (8.89%) F5
8 1 (2.22%) Avaya
8 1 (2.22%) CA
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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