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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 94 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.49% 0.38% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 1.93% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £33,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Nottinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Nottinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
180 259 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 14.56% 19.58% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 144 221 134
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,188 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Nottingham +5 4 £33,750 -3.57% 2
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) HSRP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) PBX

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) HSRP
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) xDSL
6 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) PBX
6 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Sales Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNP
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
1 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
3 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft