The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 155 141 166
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 14 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.77% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.50% 6.03% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 14
Median salary £33,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
311 398 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 10.83% 12.78% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 179 266 288
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Scotland

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Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +13 12 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Glasgow -26 2 £32,500 -38.09% 1
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MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 34 (89.47%) WAN
3 33 (86.84%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (86.84%) OSPF
3 33 (86.84%) BGP
4 28 (73.68%) CCNP
5 26 (68.42%) CCNA
5 26 (68.42%) TCP/IP
6 25 (65.79%) LAN
6 25 (65.79%) EIGRP
6 25 (65.79%) Firewall
7 22 (57.89%) Network Design
8 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
8 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
9 19 (50.00%) Wireless
9 19 (50.00%) Fortinet
10 18 (47.37%) Cisco IOS
10 18 (47.37%) High Availability
10 18 (47.37%) DMVPN
10 18 (47.37%) Finance
10 18 (47.37%) CCIE
10 18 (47.37%) DNS
11 17 (44.74%) DHCP
12 16 (42.11%) SNA
12 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (23.68%) Process Management
15 8 (21.05%) Ethernet
15 8 (21.05%) ADSL
16 7 (18.42%) SNMP

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) WAN
2 33 (86.84%) BGP
2 33 (86.84%) OSPF
3 26 (68.42%) TCP/IP
4 25 (65.79%) EIGRP
4 25 (65.79%) Firewall
4 25 (65.79%) LAN
5 19 (50.00%) Wireless
6 18 (47.37%) Cisco IOS
6 18 (47.37%) DMVPN
6 18 (47.37%) DNS
7 17 (44.74%) DHCP
8 16 (42.11%) SNA
9 10 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (21.05%) ADSL
10 8 (21.05%) Ethernet
11 7 (18.42%) SNMP
11 7 (18.42%) VPN
12 6 (15.79%) IPsec
12 6 (15.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Consultant
1 18 (47.37%) Data Consultant
1 18 (47.37%) Network Consultant
2 15 (39.47%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Technical Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (55.26%) Data Centre
2 16 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) CentOS
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Network Design
2 18 (47.37%) High Availability
3 9 (23.68%) Process Management
4 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Coaching
7 1 (2.63%) Facilities Management
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (86.84%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (73.68%) CCNP
3 26 (68.42%) CCNA
4 18 (47.37%) CCIE
5 2 (5.26%) Avaya Certification
5 2 (5.26%) CCENT
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) CheckPoint
3 19 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (10.53%) F5
5 3 (7.89%) Avaya
5 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.26%) Progress
6 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 2 (5.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Red Box
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