The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.72% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.86% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
70 72 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.09% 21.75% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 62 60
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +58.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MPLS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Ipswich

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) VLAN
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) SolarWinds
3 8 (80.00%) MS Office
3 8 (80.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 8 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (80.00%) Wireless
3 8 (80.00%) IPsec
3 8 (80.00%) Wireshark
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
3 8 (80.00%) TACACS
3 8 (80.00%) DMVPN
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Cacti
3 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) WSH
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
1 8 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) VLAN
2 8 (80.00%) DMVPN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) IPsec
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) EIGRP
2 8 (80.00%) TACACS
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 8 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Cacti
1 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR