The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 34 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.96% - 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.06% - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 4
Median salary £32,500 - £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.00% +17.64%
MPLS
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
72 42 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 21.95% 10.53% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 60 31 64
Median salary £38,000 £37,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MPLS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Liverpool

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 12 (92.31%) VPLS
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) CCNA
3 6 (46.15%) JNCIS
3 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
4 5 (38.46%) JNCIA
4 5 (38.46%) Wiki
4 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) DSL
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Law
6 1 (7.69%) Replication
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) VPLS
2 6 (46.15%) BGP
2 6 (46.15%) OSPF
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) DSL
4 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) NOC Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Wiki
2 1 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
1 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCNA
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (46.15%) JNCIS
2 5 (38.46%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Juniper
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) VMware