The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 80 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.25% 0.57% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 4.35% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 17
Average salary £37,000 £27,850 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -25.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £27,850 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £38,105 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
MPLS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 92 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.07% 13.05% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 76 72 135
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,072 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Warwickshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £36,500 -
Warwick - 1 £37,500 -
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) VPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (25.00%) RIP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) WAAS
3 1 (25.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (25.00%) Converged Networks
3 1 (25.00%) RIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCSA
4 1 (25.00%) CCSE
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy