The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 72 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £37,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
MPLS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 94 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.48% 15.41% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 107 86 92
Median salary £34,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MPLS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Somerset

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
1 13 (68.42%) CCNA
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) WAN
3 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) VPLS
4 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) CCVP
5 7 (36.84%) IVR
5 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
5 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (36.84%) Wireless
5 7 (36.84%) Internet
5 7 (36.84%) MGCP
5 7 (36.84%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) ADSL
5 7 (36.84%) LAN
5 7 (36.84%) VoIP
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (36.84%) CCNP
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
5 7 (36.84%) VLAN
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco IPT

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) VPLS
3 7 (36.84%) ADSL
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Internet
3 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) MGCP
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) VLAN
3 7 (36.84%) VoIP
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (36.84%) Wireless
4 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 6 (31.58%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 8 (42.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Technical Leader
2 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (5.26%) Flask
2 1 (5.26%) Qt
2 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) IVR
2 5 (26.32%) Wiki
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Security
1 7 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
1 7 (36.84%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (5.26%) Network Planning
2 1 (5.26%) OOD
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCNA
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNP
2 7 (36.84%) CCVP
3 6 (31.58%) JNCIS
4 5 (26.32%) JNCIA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) Juniper
3 7 (36.84%) Aruba
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) Facebook