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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 62 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.04% 1.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 10.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 0
Median salary £34,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
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
143 119 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 22.45% 19.19% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 119 100 107
Median salary £38,000 £40,750 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.74% +11.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 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
Street - 9 £30,000 -
Clevedon - 2 £40,000 -
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) CCNA
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) Juniper
3 12 (57.14%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) VPLS
5 9 (42.86%) Firewall
6 8 (38.10%) OSPF
6 8 (38.10%) BGP
6 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) CCVP
7 7 (33.33%) IVR
7 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
7 7 (33.33%) Internet
7 7 (33.33%) VLAN
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (33.33%) Computer Security
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
7 7 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (33.33%) MGCP
7 7 (33.33%) Project Management
7 7 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (33.33%) Wireless
7 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery

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 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) WAN
2 11 (52.38%) VPLS
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) BGP
4 8 (38.10%) OSPF
5 7 (33.33%) ADSL
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 7 (33.33%) Internet
5 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 7 (33.33%) LAN
5 7 (33.33%) MGCP
5 7 (33.33%) Network Security
5 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) VLAN
5 7 (33.33%) VoIP
5 7 (33.33%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
6 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 6 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Field Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.76%) Flask
2 1 (4.76%) Qt
2 1 (4.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) IVR
2 5 (23.81%) Wiki
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Security
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
1 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (4.76%) Network Planning
2 1 (4.76%) OOD
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C++
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) CCNA
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) CCNP
2 7 (33.33%) CCVP
3 6 (28.57%) JNCIS
4 5 (23.81%) JNCIA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) Aruba
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (4.76%) BT
5 1 (4.76%) Facebook