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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 67 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.31% - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.50% - 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £27,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
133 81 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.34% 14.14% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 107 43 134
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £27,500 -
MPLS
East of England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Tandem
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Line 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) BGP
1 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Tandem
1 2 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SIEM
1 2 (50.00%) Cyber Security
1 2 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Sage
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet