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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 98 85
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - 0.18% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.43% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.75%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 140 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.22% 12.60% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 126 85 173
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Nottinghamshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (86.67%) Data Centre
2 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 11 (73.33%) VPN
4 10 (66.67%) WAN
4 10 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 10 (66.67%) Business Development
4 10 (66.67%) VPLS
4 10 (66.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) CTI
6 1 (6.67%) VRRP
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.67%) PBX
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) MS Office
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (6.67%) CMS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) VPN
2 10 (66.67%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 10 (66.67%) VPLS
2 10 (66.67%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.67%) HSRP
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) PBX
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) CTI
3 1 (6.67%) VRRP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
General
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (6.67%) Architect
1 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
1 1 (6.67%) Analyst
1 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Avaya
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas
2 1 (6.67%) VMware