The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 72 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.29% 1.78% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 9.04% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
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
104 177 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.86% 19.73% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 85 138 161
Median salary £37,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Northamptonshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) PABX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) MGCP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) MGCP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) PABX
2 2 (66.67%) PSTN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds