The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 5.56% 2.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.62% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 25.69% 12.40% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 38
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +55.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

MPLS
Salary Trend in Telford

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Telford

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Telford region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Nagios
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 8 (80.00%) Brocade
2 8 (80.00%) VPLS
2 8 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Ubiquiti
3 7 (70.00%) NX-OS
3 7 (70.00%) VyOS
3 7 (70.00%) Aruba
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (70.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (70.00%) VLAN
3 7 (70.00%) SNMP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 8 (80.00%) VPLS
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) Wireless
3 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (70.00%) IPv4
3 7 (70.00%) IPv6
3 7 (70.00%) NX-OS
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
3 7 (70.00%) SNMP
3 7 (70.00%) VLAN
4 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSE
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIE
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Brocade
2 8 (80.00%) ProCurve
2 8 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Aruba
3 7 (70.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (70.00%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
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