The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 88 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.64% 2.52% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 13.07% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 14
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
186 176 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 17.05% 19.30% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 142 114 177
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Harrogate - 2 £32,500 -
Middlesbrough - 2 £35,000 -
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) CCIP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Brocade
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) IPv4
4 3 (42.86%) IPv6
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) VPLS
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
5 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
5 2 (28.57%) Junos
5 2 (28.57%) vCloud
5 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
5 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 1 (14.29%) Lync
6 1 (14.29%) Migration

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Network Security
3 3 (42.86%) IPv4
3 3 (42.86%) IPv6
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Junos
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPLS
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIP
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
3 2 (28.57%) JNCIE
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Brocade
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft