The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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West Lothian

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

Communications & Networking Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 25.00% 6.90% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £33,862 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.90% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

MPLS
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Livingston

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) CCENT
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Progress
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) SecurID
2 2 (66.67%) WMI
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) ICMP
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Converged Networks
3 1 (33.33%) DSL
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Network Technician
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Security Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SecurID
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCENT
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) FortiGate
1 2 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (66.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Progress
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya