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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £42,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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West Yorkshire

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
48 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.67% 29.70% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 23 27
Median salary £42,000 £65,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.38% +160.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) WLAN
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (77.78%) PABX
2 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) IP Telephony
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
3 6 (66.67%) FMCG
4 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) PBX
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) IPsec
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) People Management

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 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
1 9 (100.00%) Network Security
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) VPN
1 9 (100.00%) WLAN
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) IP Telephony
2 7 (77.78%) PABX
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) PBX
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Manager
2 6 (66.67%) IT Manager
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Network Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco