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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 103 96 95
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.37% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 1.16% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
170 172 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 12.45% 14.92% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 137 125 161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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
Nottingham -8 3 £40,000 -15.78%
MPLS
East Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) OSPF
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Broadband
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SSL
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (16.67%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) NEC
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) ProCurve