The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 20 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 5.50% 0.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.58% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £34,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
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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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 17.43% 8.49% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 25
Median salary £34,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MPLS
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Solihull

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Solihull region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 18 (94.74%) VPN
1 18 (94.74%) BGP
2 16 (84.21%) Juniper
3 15 (78.95%) WAN
4 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
4 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
5 13 (68.42%) VLAN
5 13 (68.42%) RSVP
5 13 (68.42%) LAN
6 8 (42.11%) JNCIS
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (26.32%) OSPF
8 5 (26.32%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (15.79%) CCNP
9 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Junos
9 3 (15.79%) HSRP
10 2 (10.53%) F5
10 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
10 2 (10.53%) CCNA
10 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
10 2 (10.53%) IPv4
10 2 (10.53%) IPv6
10 2 (10.53%) ISDN
10 2 (10.53%) xDSL
10 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing

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Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 18 (94.74%) BGP
1 18 (94.74%) VPN
2 15 (78.95%) WAN
3 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 13 (68.42%) RSVP
3 13 (68.42%) VLAN
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.79%) HSRP
5 3 (15.79%) Junos
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) IPv4
6 2 (10.53%) IPv6
6 2 (10.53%) ISDN
6 2 (10.53%) xDSL
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.26%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Network Engineer
2 11 (57.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (52.63%) Juniper Engineer
3 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
1 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
2 1 (5.26%) Network Management
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) SC Cleared
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) JNCIS
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Juniper
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) F5
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) SevOne
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago