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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 68 67
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.28% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.22% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £36,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +3.65%
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
57 90 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.22% 12.59% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 120
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (71.43%) CCNP
4 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) ATM
4 8 (57.14%) LAN
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) Wireless
5 7 (50.00%) Frame Relay
5 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) Change Management
5 7 (50.00%) Validation
5 7 (50.00%) CCSA
5 7 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (50.00%) CCSE
5 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) Nokia
5 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (50.00%) DMVPN
6 5 (35.71%) Change Control
6 5 (35.71%) Network Management
6 5 (35.71%) OSPF
6 5 (35.71%) BGP
7 4 (28.57%) Incident Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
2 8 (57.14%) ATM
2 8 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) Frame Relay
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
3 7 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 5 (35.71%) OSPF
4 5 (35.71%) BGP
5 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
5 4 (28.57%) TACACS
6 2 (14.29%) IPsec
7 1 (7.14%) xDSL
7 1 (7.14%) VPLS
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) IPv4
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IP Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) Validation
1 7 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
2 5 (35.71%) Network Management
3 4 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNP
3 7 (50.00%) CCSA
3 7 (50.00%) CCSE
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Nokia
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix