The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - - 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +12.94%
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Leicestershire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 66 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 12.50% 15.14% 21.08%
Number of salaries quoted 26 57 114
Median salary £32,500 £41,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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Salary Trend in Leicester

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Leicester

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Networks

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel