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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 118 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.89% 1.07% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.92% 5.32% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 28
Median salary £80,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.42% +11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +6.74%
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
321 432 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.11% 20.01% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 252 341 442
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -2 7 £27,250 -43.22%
Hemel Hempstead 0 1 £47,000 -1.05%
St Albans - 1 £25,500 - 1
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 27 (71.05%) LAN
3 25 (65.79%) WAN
3 25 (65.79%) CheckPoint
4 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
5 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (55.26%) Cisco
7 20 (52.63%) VPN
8 17 (44.74%) CCNP
8 17 (44.74%) Mentoring
9 16 (42.11%) ITIL
10 14 (36.84%) Windows
10 14 (36.84%) ISDN
10 14 (36.84%) Degree
10 14 (36.84%) Skype for Business
11 13 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (34.21%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (34.21%) VLAN
11 13 (34.21%) Retail
11 13 (34.21%) VoIP
11 13 (34.21%) DNS
11 13 (34.21%) Linux
11 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
11 13 (34.21%) DHCP
11 13 (34.21%) PBX
12 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
12 12 (31.58%) C
12 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
12 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
12 12 (31.58%) Terminal Services

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 (36.84%) Skype for Business
2 13 (34.21%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Office 365
1 12 (31.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 27 (71.05%) LAN
3 25 (65.79%) WAN
4 20 (52.63%) VPN
5 14 (36.84%) ISDN
6 13 (34.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (34.21%) DHCP
6 13 (34.21%) DNS
6 13 (34.21%) PBX
6 13 (34.21%) Remote Desktop
6 13 (34.21%) VLAN
6 13 (34.21%) VoIP
7 10 (26.32%) Network Security
8 9 (23.68%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (15.79%) OSPF
10 5 (13.16%) Ethernet
10 5 (13.16%) IPv4
11 4 (10.53%) ATM
11 4 (10.53%) Internet
11 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
General
1 13 (34.21%) Retail
2 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Support Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (31.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Linux Support
3 11 (28.95%) Linux Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Office 365 Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Consultant
5 7 (18.42%) Security Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Network Consultant
6 6 (15.79%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
8 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Data Centre
2 12 (31.58%) Mathematics
3 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) e-Health
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Mentoring
2 16 (42.11%) ITIL
3 12 (31.58%) Coaching
3 12 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 8 (21.05%) Network Management
5 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.79%) Presales
7 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (7.89%) Network Design
8 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (5.26%) Security Management
9 2 (5.26%) SIEM
10 1 (2.63%) Change Management
10 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) C
2 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (44.74%) CCNP
3 14 (36.84%) Degree
4 8 (21.05%) CCIE
5 7 (18.42%) CCDP
5 7 (18.42%) CCNA
5 7 (18.42%) CCSA
5 7 (18.42%) CCSE
5 7 (18.42%) JNCIA
6 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.26%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.63%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (2.63%) CCDA
8 1 (2.63%) CCSP
8 1 (2.63%) CISM
8 1 (2.63%) CISSP
8 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) RMADS
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 12 (31.58%) Terminal Services
1 12 (31.58%) VMware ESX
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) CheckPoint
2 21 (55.26%) Cisco
3 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 9 (23.68%) Juniper
5 7 (18.42%) Palo Alto
6 3 (7.89%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) BT
7 1 (2.63%) CA
7 1 (2.63%) Draytek
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Nortel
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
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