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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 75 93 66
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 16 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.60% 0.85% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.39% 3.85% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -38.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
154 234 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.43% 21.97% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 129 175 167
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram 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 26 May 2015. 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 - 9 £50,000 -
York +12 4 £37,500 -
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Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (88.24%) OSPF
3 14 (82.35%) BGP
3 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 11 (64.71%) Firewall
4 11 (64.71%) FortiGate
5 10 (58.82%) IPv6
5 10 (58.82%) VPN
6 9 (52.94%) CCNP
6 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
7 8 (47.06%) IPsec
7 8 (47.06%) VoIP
7 8 (47.06%) Linux
7 8 (47.06%) UNIX
7 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
7 8 (47.06%) IPv4
7 8 (47.06%) Network Security
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
8 7 (41.18%) Juniper
9 6 (35.29%) CCIE
9 6 (35.29%) RIP
9 6 (35.29%) Network Design
9 6 (35.29%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (29.41%) DNS
11 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 4 (23.53%) Perl
11 4 (23.53%) Python

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) OSPF
2 14 (82.35%) BGP
3 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) WAN
4 10 (58.82%) VPN
4 10 (58.82%) IPv6
5 9 (52.94%) LAN
6 8 (47.06%) VoIP
6 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 8 (47.06%) IPv4
6 8 (47.06%) IPsec
6 8 (47.06%) Network Security
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (41.18%) NetScaler
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco PIX
8 6 (35.29%) RIP
9 5 (29.41%) DNS
10 4 (23.53%) SMTP
10 4 (23.53%) ADSL
10 4 (23.53%) Broadband
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Network Implementation Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) UNIX
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Perl
1 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
3 6 (35.29%) CCIE
4 2 (11.76%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 11 (64.71%) FortiGate
2 4 (23.53%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) OpenView
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (52.94%) CheckPoint
3 7 (41.18%) Juniper
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Websense
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) Brocade
6 2 (11.76%) HP
7 1 (5.88%) Nokia
7 1 (5.88%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.88%) F5