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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 78 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.13% - 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% - 10.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
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
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
132 134 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.10% 18.90% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 123 122 108
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 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 - 1 £24,000 -
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware