The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 70 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.65% 0.47% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.40% 2.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Median salary £65,000 £28,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+128.07% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +1.08%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 115 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 14.72% 17.91% 12.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 100 79
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent -10 1 £32,500 +1.56% 1
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) AS400
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) WLAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) PaaS
2 6 (85.71%) High Availability
2 6 (85.71%) IaaS
2 6 (85.71%) Multicast
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) HSRP
3 1 (14.29%) RIP
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) IaaS
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
1 7 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Multicast
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) HSRP
3 1 (14.29%) IPv4
3 1 (14.29%) RIP
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) AS400
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
Stoke on Trent
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