The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 55 66
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.90% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.48% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
MPLS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 107 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.71% 25.36% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 92 45
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MPLS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Suffolk

MPLS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
1 2 (100.00%) Line 50
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Line 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Sage