The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 27.94% 10.96% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 13
Average salary £36,500 £31,125 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.26% -28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £43,500 £39,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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Salary Trend in North Wales

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

MPLS Salary Trend in North Wales

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Lync

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Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCSP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet