The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Lanarkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 3 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 7.69% - 12.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
Scotland

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 Lanarkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Lanarkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Lanarkshire 38.46% 63.64% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in North Lanarkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in North Lanarkshire

MPLS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) SHDSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Lanarkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North Lanarkshire 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%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) SHDSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Fortinet