The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 122 130 133
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 29 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 0.68% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 2.65% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 12
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,050 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £67,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -
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
573 641 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.44% 25.70% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 401 431 549
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 +24 20 £49,500 +23.75% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £75,000 -
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 42 (87.50%) Cisco
2 24 (50.00%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (45.83%) LAN
3 22 (45.83%) WAN
4 21 (43.75%) BGP
5 20 (41.67%) VPN
6 19 (39.58%) OSPF
7 18 (37.50%) CCNP
8 17 (35.42%) Windows
9 15 (31.25%) EIGRP
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
10 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
10 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 11 (22.92%) Juniper
12 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
12 11 (22.92%) VRRP
12 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (22.92%) Multicast
12 11 (22.92%) F5
12 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (20.83%) WSUS
13 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
13 10 (20.83%) VMware
13 10 (20.83%) DSL
13 10 (20.83%) Service Management
13 10 (20.83%) MS Office
13 10 (20.83%) CCIE

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.25%) WorkSite
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Office
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (50.00%) Firewall
2 22 (45.83%) LAN
2 22 (45.83%) WAN
3 21 (43.75%) BGP
4 20 (41.67%) VPN
5 19 (39.58%) OSPF
6 15 (31.25%) EIGRP
7 14 (29.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 11 (22.92%) Multicast
9 11 (22.92%) VRRP
10 10 (20.83%) DSL
11 9 (18.75%) BIG-IP
11 9 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (16.67%) Wireless
12 8 (16.67%) RIP
13 7 (14.58%) VLAN
13 7 (14.58%) HSRP
14 6 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
14 6 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Network Consultant
4 4 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Senior Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Blackberry
2 6 (12.50%) Thin Client
2 6 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.17%) FMCG
3 2 (4.17%) Blog
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (20.83%) Service Management
3 8 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 6 (12.50%) BCP
5 6 (12.50%) ITSM
5 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 6 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.42%) Network Design
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 3 (6.25%) Process Management
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) Capacity Management
8 3 (6.25%) Data Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (37.50%) CCNP
3 10 (20.83%) CCIE
4 7 (14.58%) CCNA
5 3 (6.25%) CCIP
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.08%) VCP4
6 1 (2.08%) VCP5
6 1 (2.08%) MCP
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (12.50%) Xen
3 6 (12.50%) NLBS
4 3 (6.25%) XenServer
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) WSUS
2 3 (6.25%) Cacti
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.17%) CheckPoint
3 11 (22.92%) Juniper
3 11 (22.92%) F5
4 10 (20.83%) VMware
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) Crossbeam
7 3 (6.25%) Remedy
7 3 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle
8 2 (4.17%) Ciena
8 2 (4.17%) JDA
8 2 (4.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.08%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.08%) Nortel
9 1 (2.08%) Avaya
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