The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 38 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.02% 0.38% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.38% 2.63% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £62,500 £46,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.86% -12.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.99% 14.45% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 14
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MPLS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MPLS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation

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Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCIP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + FE Car, Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago