The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 21 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.00% 0.87% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.38% 2.86% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 32.00% 30.43% 22.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 27 39
Median salary £37,000 £41,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.84% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £19,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MPLS
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Wakefield

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) PABX
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) xDSL
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (33.33%) FMCG
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (16.67%) ATM

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 6 (100.00%) BGP
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (50.00%) PABX
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Broadband
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) xDSL
5 1 (16.67%) Frame Relay
5 1 (16.67%) ISDN
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) SDH
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Planning
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
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