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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 1.45% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% - -
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
16 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 23.19% 28.81% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 16
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,600 £52,500
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

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 1 October 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 - 1 - -
MPLS
Wales

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (100.00%) RIP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (100.00%) VPLS
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCDA
3 2 (33.33%) CCDP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Firmware
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) RIP
1 6 (100.00%) OSPF
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VLAN
1 6 (100.00%) VPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Security Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) People Management
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCIE
1 2 (33.33%) CCSP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCIP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCDA
1 2 (33.33%) CCDP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) SAP