The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 56 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.67% 2.52% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 17.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Median salary £47,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
MPLS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 74 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 14.38% 14.37% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 67 92
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £49,900 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MPLS
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Warrington

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) ISDN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) ISDN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) PSTN
2 2 (50.00%) SNMP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (25.00%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Network Support Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) ProCurve
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft