The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 132 143 126
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 1.21% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.04% 9.03% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 60
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £32,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 432 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.92% 13.37% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 302 374 477
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MPLS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Leeds

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Leeds

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 31 (77.50%) Firewall
3 25 (62.50%) Windows
4 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
5 22 (55.00%) ITIL
5 22 (55.00%) Avaya
6 20 (50.00%) VLAN
6 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (47.50%) VPN
7 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
7 19 (47.50%) WAN
8 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
9 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 16 (40.00%) VMware
10 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (35.00%) F5
12 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
12 13 (32.50%) LAN
12 13 (32.50%) Linux
12 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
13 12 (30.00%) HP
13 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (30.00%) SAN
14 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
14 11 (27.50%) OpenSIPS
15 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (25.00%) Juniper
15 10 (25.00%) BGP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (7.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Mimecast
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) Firewall
2 20 (50.00%) VLAN
3 19 (47.50%) VPN
3 19 (47.50%) WAN
4 13 (32.50%) LAN
5 12 (30.00%) SAN
6 10 (25.00%) BGP
6 10 (25.00%) OSPF
7 9 (22.50%) Asterisk PBX
7 9 (22.50%) DNS
8 8 (20.00%) ADSL
8 8 (20.00%) DHCP
8 8 (20.00%) IPsec
8 8 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (15.00%) SSL
10 5 (12.50%) VoIP
11 3 (7.50%) Spanning Tree
12 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) MariaDB
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Back Office
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Support
4 7 (17.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cloud Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) IVR
2 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (32.50%) Linux
5 11 (27.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
6 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.00%) CentOS
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (22.50%) ITIL V3
4 9 (22.50%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
5 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 8 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (5.00%) High Availability
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) Network Design
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.50%) Migration
9 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) MCSA
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.50%) CCNP
4 3 (7.50%) CCIP
4 3 (7.50%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIE
5 2 (5.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.50%) CCDA
6 1 (2.50%) CCSP
6 1 (2.50%) ISEB
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
4 11 (27.50%) OpenSIPS
5 3 (7.50%) GlusterFS
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.00%) Firmware
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
1 7 (17.50%) SCOM
2 3 (7.50%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) FortiGate
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Cisco
2 22 (55.00%) Avaya
3 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 16 (40.00%) VMware
5 14 (35.00%) F5
6 12 (30.00%) HP
7 10 (25.00%) Juniper
8 8 (20.00%) Forcepoint
8 8 (20.00%) Sophos
9 5 (12.50%) Brocade
10 3 (7.50%) arcserve
10 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.50%) Civica
11 1 (2.50%) Dell
11 1 (2.50%) EMC
11 1 (2.50%) Google
11 1 (2.50%) IBM
11 1 (2.50%) Infoblox
11 1 (2.50%) NetApp
11 1 (2.50%) ProCurve
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago