The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 86 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.29% 0.099% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.39% 0.89% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 15
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £45,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
MPLS
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 112 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.47% 11.12% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 130 89 173
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MPLS
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Nottingham

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Nottingham

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) Unified Communications
3 11 (68.75%) WAN
3 11 (68.75%) Ethernet
4 10 (62.50%) Business Development
4 10 (62.50%) VPLS
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) PBX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.25%) CTI
6 1 (6.25%) VRRP
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) CMS
6 1 (6.25%) Replication
6 1 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (6.25%) IVR

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) VPN
2 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 11 (68.75%) Ethernet
2 11 (68.75%) Unified Communications
3 10 (62.50%) VPLS
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) PBX
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) SAN
5 1 (6.25%) CTI
5 1 (6.25%) VRRP
5 1 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) NAS
5 1 (6.25%) xDSL
5 1 (6.25%) HSRP
General
1 13 (81.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (6.25%) Architect
1 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
1 1 (6.25%) Analyst
1 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
1 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
1 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) IVR
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Development
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Product Management
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) Juniper
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas
2 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco