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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 118 132 118
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.95% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 4.48% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 20
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £29,550 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,250 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
413 513 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.77% 21.17% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 332 353 457
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +22 10 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hemel Hempstead +23 5 £65,000 +116.66%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (67.39%) WAN
2 30 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (65.22%) Firewall
3 29 (63.04%) Cisco
4 25 (54.35%) VPN
4 25 (54.35%) LAN
5 24 (52.17%) CCNP
6 15 (32.61%) CCNA
6 15 (32.61%) CheckPoint
6 15 (32.61%) OSPF
6 15 (32.61%) Skype for Business
7 14 (30.43%) Juniper
7 14 (30.43%) BGP
8 13 (28.26%) PBX
8 13 (28.26%) Degree
9 12 (26.09%) CCIE
9 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
10 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
10 11 (23.91%) ISDN
10 11 (23.91%) Windows
10 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
11 10 (21.74%) VMware
11 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
11 10 (21.74%) DNS
11 10 (21.74%) DHCP
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
11 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (19.57%) PaaS

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 15 (32.61%) Skype for Business
2 10 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) PaaS
2 8 (17.39%) Office 365
3 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
4 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (67.39%) WAN
2 30 (65.22%) Firewall
3 25 (54.35%) LAN
3 25 (54.35%) VPN
4 15 (32.61%) OSPF
5 14 (30.43%) BGP
6 13 (28.26%) PBX
7 11 (23.91%) ISDN
8 10 (21.74%) DHCP
8 10 (21.74%) DNS
9 9 (19.57%) VoIP
10 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.39%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (17.39%) VLAN
11 7 (15.22%) Cisco ICM
11 7 (15.22%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (15.22%) IPsec
12 6 (13.04%) Cisco IPT
12 6 (13.04%) Converged Networks
13 5 (10.87%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Linux Support
4 6 (13.04%) Linux Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Voice Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Support
5 5 (10.87%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Windows Support Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) COM
2 1 (2.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 11 (23.91%) Mathematics
3 7 (15.22%) Driving Licence
4 6 (13.04%) e-Health
5 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.52%) Physics
5 3 (6.52%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.35%) iPad
6 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
1 11 (23.91%) Windows Server
2 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (19.57%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Mentoring
2 8 (17.39%) Coaching
2 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
2 8 (17.39%) Incident Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) Validation
3 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.04%) High Availability
4 6 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (10.87%) Open Source
6 4 (8.70%) Change Management
6 4 (8.70%) Information Security
6 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance
7 3 (6.52%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.52%) Network Design
7 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) C
2 5 (10.87%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (65.22%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (52.17%) CCNP
3 15 (32.61%) CCNA
4 13 (28.26%) Degree
5 12 (26.09%) CCIE
6 6 (13.04%) CCNP Voice
6 6 (13.04%) CCSP
7 5 (10.87%) CCDA
7 5 (10.87%) CCDP
7 5 (10.87%) CCSA
7 5 (10.87%) CCSE
8 4 (8.70%) JNCIE
8 4 (8.70%) JNCIP
8 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
9 3 (6.52%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (6.52%) CISM
9 3 (6.52%) CISSP
9 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
10 2 (4.35%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 8 (17.39%) Terminal Services
3 8 (17.39%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (13.04%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Cisco
2 15 (32.61%) CheckPoint
3 14 (30.43%) Juniper
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.74%) VMware
5 9 (19.57%) Avaya
6 8 (17.39%) F5
7 6 (13.04%) Aruba
7 6 (13.04%) CA
7 6 (13.04%) Remedy
8 5 (10.87%) Palo Alto
9 3 (6.52%) BT
9 3 (6.52%) Foundry
10 2 (4.35%) Brocade
10 2 (4.35%) Google
10 2 (4.35%) Riverbed
11 1 (2.17%) Citrix
11 1 (2.17%) Mitel
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