The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.40% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £41,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -
MPLS
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 54 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.10% 11.23% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 110
Average salary £27,500 £28,636 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.96% -28.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,232
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MPLS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) OSPF
3 7 (77.78%) BGP
4 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
4 6 (66.67%) VLAN
5 5 (55.56%) Firewall
5 5 (55.56%) IPsec
5 5 (55.56%) CCSP
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 5 (55.56%) PPP
5 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (44.44%) SNMP
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) CCDP
6 4 (44.44%) F5
7 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
7 3 (33.33%) X.21
7 3 (33.33%) DSL
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) ATM
7 3 (33.33%) ISDN
7 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (22.22%) ITIL
8 2 (22.22%) CCNA
8 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (77.78%) OSPF
1 7 (77.78%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 6 (66.67%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) PPP
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) SNMP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) ATM
5 3 (33.33%) ISDN
5 3 (33.33%) DSL
5 3 (33.33%) X.21
5 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCSP
3 4 (44.44%) CCDP
4 3 (33.33%) JNCIS
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
6 1 (11.11%) CCIE
6 1 (11.11%) CCIP
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) VMware