The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 82 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.77% 1.52% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 5.84% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £44,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £55,600 £49,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
Communications & Networking Category
North Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 257 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 21.29% 25.99% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 169 148 106
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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Yorkshire

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

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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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -11 14 £34,500 -
Middlesbrough - 7 £35,000 -
Harrogate -28 1 £42,500 -15.00%
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) WAN
2 29 (76.32%) Firewall
3 26 (68.42%) Cisco PIX
3 26 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
4 25 (65.79%) CheckPoint
5 24 (63.16%) VPN
6 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (52.63%) Network Security
8 19 (50.00%) OSPF
8 19 (50.00%) LAN
9 17 (44.74%) BGP
9 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
10 16 (42.11%) Load Balancing
11 14 (36.84%) CCNA
12 13 (34.21%) CCSA
12 13 (34.21%) Network Management
13 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
13 12 (31.58%) Internet
14 11 (28.95%) VPLS
15 10 (26.32%) FWSM
15 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
15 10 (26.32%) IPsec
16 9 (23.68%) Brocade
16 9 (23.68%) VLAN
16 9 (23.68%) Network Design
16 9 (23.68%) HP
16 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
16 9 (23.68%) MRTG
16 9 (23.68%) SCOM

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (5.26%) IIS
1 2 (5.26%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 29 (76.32%) WAN
1 29 (76.32%) Firewall
2 26 (68.42%) Cisco PIX
2 26 (68.42%) Cisco ASA
3 24 (63.16%) VPN
4 20 (52.63%) Network Security
5 19 (50.00%) OSPF
5 19 (50.00%) LAN
6 17 (44.74%) BGP
6 17 (44.74%) EIGRP
7 12 (31.58%) Internet
8 11 (28.95%) VPLS
9 10 (26.32%) FWSM
9 10 (26.32%) IPsec
10 9 (23.68%) VLAN
10 9 (23.68%) MRTG
11 8 (21.05%) SNMP
12 7 (18.42%) Junos
13 3 (7.89%) SAN
13 3 (7.89%) Wireless
General
1 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Network Engineer
2 10 (26.32%) Firewall Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Network Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Security Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Network Security Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.26%) Network Support
6 2 (5.26%) Network Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Platform Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Support Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
1 2 (5.26%) Solaris
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Load Balancing
2 13 (34.21%) Network Management
3 9 (23.68%) Network Design
3 9 (23.68%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (21.05%) Information Security
4 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.42%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCNA
3 13 (34.21%) CCSA
4 4 (10.53%) CCNP
5 3 (7.89%) CCDP
6 2 (5.26%) CCDA
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SCOM
2 8 (21.05%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 25 (65.79%) CheckPoint
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Brocade
4 9 (23.68%) HP
4 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
4 9 (23.68%) Foundry
5 8 (21.05%) Nokia
6 7 (18.42%) Juniper
7 3 (7.89%) TippingPoint
8 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.26%) BT
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.63%) Crossbeam