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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 146 162 85
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -77
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 23 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 0.67% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.43% 4.04% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 76
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,150 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
MPLS
West Yorkshire

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
384 570 760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.45% 16.63% 20.81%
Number of salaries quoted 312 477 571
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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

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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 4 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Leeds

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 25 (80.65%) Firewall
3 24 (77.42%) Windows
4 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
5 19 (61.29%) ITIL
5 19 (61.29%) Avaya
6 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
7 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (51.61%) VLAN
8 16 (51.61%) VPN
8 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
9 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
9 14 (45.16%) WAN
9 14 (45.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
10 13 (41.94%) VMware
10 13 (41.94%) SAN
11 11 (35.48%) HP
11 11 (35.48%) LAN
11 11 (35.48%) F5
12 10 (32.26%) Capacity Planning
12 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
12 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
13 9 (29.03%) DNS
13 9 (29.03%) Linux
13 9 (29.03%) OpenSIPS
13 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing

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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 14 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Mimecast
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) VLAN
2 16 (51.61%) VPN
3 14 (45.16%) WAN
4 13 (41.94%) SAN
5 11 (35.48%) LAN
6 9 (29.03%) DNS
7 8 (25.81%) ADSL
7 8 (25.81%) DHCP
7 8 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (22.58%) Asterisk PBX
9 5 (16.13%) IPsec
10 2 (6.45%) BGP
10 2 (6.45%) OSPF
10 2 (6.45%) Spanning Tree
11 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (3.23%) Internet
11 1 (3.23%) NAS
11 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) MariaDB
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Support
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Cloud Administrator
3 5 (16.13%) Service Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Telephony Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
1 8 (25.81%) IVR
2 5 (16.13%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 9 (29.03%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) CentOS
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Unix
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (32.26%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (29.03%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
5 8 (25.81%) Regulatory Compliance
5 8 (25.81%) Supplier Management
6 7 (22.58%) Fault Analysis
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL V3
6 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
7 5 (16.13%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (12.90%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.45%) Network Design
9 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.23%) High Availability
10 1 (3.23%) Migration
10 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) MCSA
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) CCIE
5 2 (6.45%) CCIP
5 2 (6.45%) JNCIE
5 2 (6.45%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.23%) ISEB
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) OpenSIPS
4 5 (16.13%) GlusterFS
4 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.23%) Firmware
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
1 6 (19.35%) SCOM
2 5 (16.13%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Cisco
2 19 (61.29%) Avaya
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 11 (35.48%) F5
5 11 (35.48%) HP
6 8 (25.81%) Forcepoint
6 8 (25.81%) Sophos
7 5 (16.13%) arcserve
8 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.23%) Citrix
9 1 (3.23%) Civica
9 1 (3.23%) Dell
9 1 (3.23%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) IBM
9 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
9 1 (3.23%) NetApp
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle
9 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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