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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 146 153 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -61
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 33 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% 0.99% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 5.90% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 46
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
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
445 559 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.58% 16.77% 20.32%
Number of salaries quoted 370 467 587
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Leeds

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 46 (92.00%) VPN
2 40 (80.00%) BGP
3 37 (74.00%) OSPF
4 35 (70.00%) Juniper
5 33 (66.00%) Cisco
6 24 (48.00%) Firewall
7 21 (42.00%) Linux
8 20 (40.00%) SSL
8 20 (40.00%) IPsec
8 20 (40.00%) VLAN
9 19 (38.00%) Network Design
9 19 (38.00%) VRRP
9 19 (38.00%) HSRP
10 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
10 18 (36.00%) VoIP
10 18 (36.00%) Brocade
11 17 (34.00%) Telecoms
12 16 (32.00%) Frame Relay
12 16 (32.00%) Redback
12 16 (32.00%) GGSN
12 16 (32.00%) SGSN
12 16 (32.00%) Network Architecture
12 16 (32.00%) Ethernet
12 16 (32.00%) ATM
12 16 (32.00%) Packet Switching
12 16 (32.00%) SDH
12 16 (32.00%) SONET
12 16 (32.00%) RSVP
12 16 (32.00%) SS7
12 16 (32.00%) Ericsson

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 3 (6.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (92.00%) VPN
2 40 (80.00%) BGP
3 37 (74.00%) OSPF
4 24 (48.00%) Firewall
5 20 (40.00%) IPsec
5 20 (40.00%) SSL
5 20 (40.00%) VLAN
6 19 (38.00%) HSRP
6 19 (38.00%) VRRP
7 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 18 (36.00%) VoIP
8 16 (32.00%) 3G
8 16 (32.00%) ATM
8 16 (32.00%) Ethernet
8 16 (32.00%) Frame Relay
8 16 (32.00%) Packet Switching
8 16 (32.00%) RSVP
8 16 (32.00%) SDH
8 16 (32.00%) SONET
8 16 (32.00%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (34.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Design Engineer
2 17 (34.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 16 (32.00%) Ericsson Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IP Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) IT Support
8 1 (2.00%) Network Design Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (42.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Network Design
2 16 (32.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL
4 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) BCP
5 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.00%) Email Filtering
5 2 (4.00%) High Availability
5 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.00%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.00%) Coaching
6 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (12.00%) CCNP
3 4 (8.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.00%) CCDA
5 2 (4.00%) CCIE
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.00%) CCDP
6 1 (2.00%) CCIP
6 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.00%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) XenApp
4 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) XenServer
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Juniper
2 33 (66.00%) Cisco
3 18 (36.00%) Brocade
4 16 (32.00%) Ericsson
4 16 (32.00%) Redback
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix
6 4 (8.00%) VMware
7 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) F5
7 3 (6.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) IBM
7 3 (6.00%) Infoblox
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.00%) NetApp
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.00%) Avaya
8 2 (4.00%) Meraki
8 2 (4.00%) Palo Alto
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