The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 50 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.84% 0.89% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 5.32% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 11
Median salary £48,750 £56,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,100 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- +8.57%
MPLS
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 94 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.35% 16.67% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 78 114
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MPLS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Sheffield

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 6 (66.67%) BGP
3 6 (66.67%) Network Design
3 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) IPv6
5 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (33.33%) Junos
6 3 (33.33%) CCIE
6 3 (33.33%) CCNP
7 2 (22.22%) CCIP
7 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
7 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
7 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
8 1 (11.11%) Office 365
8 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Internet
8 1 (11.11%) Degree

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) OSPF
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) IPv6
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (33.33%) Junos
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Design Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) IP Design Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) IP Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCIE
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) CCIP
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIE
3 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
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