The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 17 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 49 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.83% - 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.25% - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 101 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 22.20% 22.85% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 92 85 94
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
Bedfordshire

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Luton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) MySQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) IIS
4 6 (60.00%) Apache
4 6 (60.00%) Nessus
4 6 (60.00%) SaaS
4 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (30.00%) CCSE
5 3 (30.00%) CCDA
5 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (30.00%) CCSA
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) CCSP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Support
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Continuity
2 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 3 (30.00%) CCDA
4 3 (30.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (30.00%) CCSA
4 3 (30.00%) CCSE
5 1 (10.00%) VTSP
5 1 (10.00%) CCSP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Trend Micro
5 1 (10.00%) Meru Networks
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
Luton, Bedfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus 12.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago