The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 73 76
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.60% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.39% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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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
63 118 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 11.67% 17.69% 22.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 133
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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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

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Top 13 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northampton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

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Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds