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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 69 70
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 1.13% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.77% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 17
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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
171 103 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.85% 14.57% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 156 72 180
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) VPLS
2 5 (62.50%) Junos
2 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
3 4 (50.00%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) F5
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Nokia
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless

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Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) VLAN
1 5 (62.50%) VPLS
1 5 (62.50%) Junos
2 4 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
1 5 (62.50%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 3 (37.50%) F5
3 3 (37.50%) Nokia
3 3 (37.50%) VMware