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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 55
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne - - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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
37 58 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.30% 10.41% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 75
Average salary £32,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £38,650
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) PABX
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) F5