The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 79 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.54% 1.14% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.92% 10.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Median salary £36,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
MPLS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
102 87 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.73% 11.01% 16.99%
Number of salaries quoted 89 67 87
Median salary £32,750 £37,500 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.66% +30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £35,462 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MPLS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MPLS Salary Trend in the North East

MPLS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham -6 3 £36,000 - 1
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) Aruba
2 3 (75.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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