The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.69% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £51,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.14% 16.57% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 65
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
Merseyside

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCIP
3 4 (57.14%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Redback
3 4 (57.14%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIE
3 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) SMTP
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) SNMP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) WLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Intranet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) OSPF
1 4 (57.14%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Extranet
3 2 (28.57%) SSH
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
1 4 (57.14%) Network Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) CCIP
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIE
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Check Point Certification
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (14.29%) VTSP
4 1 (14.29%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Redback
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Trend Micro
4 1 (14.29%) Meru Networks
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix