The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Staffordshire / Tamworth
Rank 14 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 5.77% 2.70% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £28,500 £26,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 17.31% 9.01% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 4
Median salary £28,500 £26,250 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +41.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

MPLS
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Tamworth

MPLS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Tamworth region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Network Administrator
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP