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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 67 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.61% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.96% 1.96% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,750 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +9.19%
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
92 102 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.45% 15.43% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 75 87 124
Median salary £42,500 £35,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 10 £45,000 +5.26%
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) Back Office
4 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
4 7 (63.64%) Motorola
4 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
4 7 (63.64%) Dell
4 7 (63.64%) Retail
4 7 (63.64%) SonicWALL
4 7 (63.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (54.55%) vSphere
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
5 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) CommVault
6 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
6 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
6 5 (45.45%) IaaS
7 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (36.36%) CCNP
7 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
8 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
8 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA

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 5 (45.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) Wireless
4 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 7 (63.64%) Back Office
1 7 (63.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall Support
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) HP
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Dell
3 7 (63.64%) Motorola
3 7 (63.64%) SonicWALL
4 6 (54.55%) CommVault
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
Leicestershire
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