The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 75 83
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.29% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.13% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
110 64 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.61% 9.16% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 99 46 140
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MPLS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Motorola
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Motorola
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL