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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 42 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.51% 0.47% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 7.14% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -33.98%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 9.69% 6.57% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 17
Median salary £33,250 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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Salary Trend in Stockport

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Stockport

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Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Stockport region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

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Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft