The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Huddersfield region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 25 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 0.85% - 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 10.17% 13.79% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 9
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £22,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
West Yorkshire

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

MPLS
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Huddersfield region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Huddersfield

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) BT 21CN
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) BT 21CN
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView
1 1 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) BT