The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.31% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
West 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 Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 19.65% 16.95% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 33
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Shropshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Shropshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Telford - 7 £32,500 - 2
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (37.50%) Presales
4 3 (37.50%) Billing
4 3 (37.50%) ADSL
4 3 (37.50%) PSTN
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) VPLS
5 2 (25.00%) iPad
6 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) pfSense
6 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) VyOS
6 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (12.50%) Brocade
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) Network Design

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VoIP
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) ADSL
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) PSTN
5 2 (25.00%) VPLS
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) IPv6
6 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
6 1 (12.50%) OSPF
6 1 (12.50%) SNMP
6 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) VLAN
6 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 3 (37.50%) Billing
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Presales Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Leader
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Presales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) VyOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (12.50%) Aruba
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago