The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.45% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
MPLS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 169 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.43% 19.10% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 103 159 120
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Northampton - 3 £35,000 -
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 22 (91.67%) WAN
2 21 (87.50%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) CCNP
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco
5 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (45.83%) VPN
6 11 (45.83%) CCNA
6 11 (45.83%) Law
6 11 (45.83%) VLAN
6 11 (45.83%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (41.67%) HSRP
7 10 (41.67%) DHCP
8 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 9 (37.50%) ISPF
9 8 (33.33%) BGP
9 8 (33.33%) OSPF
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) VoIP
11 5 (20.83%) WLAN
11 5 (20.83%) SSL
11 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
12 4 (16.67%) Wireless
12 4 (16.67%) IPsec
12 4 (16.67%) Internet
12 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 4 (16.67%) Network Management
13 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) WAN
2 21 (87.50%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) Firewall
4 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (45.83%) VPN
5 11 (45.83%) Spanning Tree
5 11 (45.83%) VLAN
6 10 (41.67%) HSRP
6 10 (41.67%) DHCP
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) OSPF
8 8 (33.33%) BGP
9 6 (25.00%) VoIP
10 5 (20.83%) WLAN
10 5 (20.83%) SSL
11 4 (16.67%) Internet
11 4 (16.67%) Wireless
11 4 (16.67%) IPsec
12 3 (12.50%) Network Security
12 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
General
1 11 (45.83%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Network Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Network Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.17%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) ISPF
2 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Kindle
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Network Management
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (8.33%) BCP
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) CCNP
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) ISO 9001
2 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) VMware