The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 53 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.47% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 2.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £51,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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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
50 71 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.74% 12.82% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 58
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) C

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) ADSL
1 2 (100.00%) ISDN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam