The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 62 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.14% - 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% - 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £24,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 93 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.02% 16.94% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 101 88 73
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,250 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Northampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) ISPF
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) HSRP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
5 1 (12.50%) VCP4

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) VLAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) SSL
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) HSRP
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) PBX
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) IPsec
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 9 days ago