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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 57 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.62% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.78% 0.75% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £28,750 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.15% +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +6.25%
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
133 134 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.49% 21.00% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 100 120 66
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Northampton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 16 (88.89%) LAN
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Law
2 11 (61.11%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (55.56%) VLAN
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) CCNP
5 8 (44.44%) CCNA
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (44.44%) HSRP
6 7 (38.89%) ISPF
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (33.33%) BGP
7 6 (33.33%) OSPF
8 5 (27.78%) SSL
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
8 5 (27.78%) ISO 9001
9 4 (22.22%) SCCM
9 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) WLAN
9 4 (22.22%) Internet
10 3 (16.67%) PBX
10 3 (16.67%) Kindle
10 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (16.67%) IPsec

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Lync
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) LAN
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (55.56%) VLAN
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) HSRP
6 7 (38.89%) DHCP
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) BGP
7 6 (33.33%) OSPF
8 5 (27.78%) SSL
9 4 (22.22%) VoIP
9 4 (22.22%) WLAN
9 4 (22.22%) Internet
10 3 (16.67%) PBX
10 3 (16.67%) IPsec
11 2 (11.11%) Network Security
12 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 11 (61.11%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Network Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Network Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) BCP
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CCNP
1 8 (44.44%) CCNA
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO 9001
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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