The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 3.39% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £46,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 25.42% 36.00% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 7
Average salary £42,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
Wales

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

MPLS
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

MPLS
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 2 £46,250 -
MPLS
Wales

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 5 (100.00%) RIP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 5 (100.00%) VPLS
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) OSPF
1 5 (100.00%) BGP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) RIP
1 5 (100.00%) VPLS
1 5 (100.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Network Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCSP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCIP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDA
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) SAP