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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 71 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.93% 0.29% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.67% 3.13% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
105 64 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.98% 9.26% 15.34%
Number of salaries quoted 89 61 104
Average salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £42,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
Studley 0 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Nuneaton - 2 £27,650 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £45,000 -
Warwick - 1 - -
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 12 (75.00%) CCNP
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
5 10 (62.50%) Internet
6 9 (56.25%) ISDN
6 9 (56.25%) CCNA
7 8 (50.00%) GPRS
7 8 (50.00%) UMTS
7 8 (50.00%) Cisco
7 8 (50.00%) CCIE
7 8 (50.00%) xDSL
8 7 (43.75%) Citrix
9 6 (37.50%) Network Security
9 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (37.50%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (25.00%) Wireless
11 3 (18.75%) ATM
11 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
11 3 (18.75%) IPsec
11 3 (18.75%) VLAN
11 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
11 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
12 2 (12.50%) PBX
12 2 (12.50%) VoIP
12 2 (12.50%) HP
12 2 (12.50%) Juniper

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) TCP/IP
3 11 (68.75%) LAN
4 10 (62.50%) Internet
5 9 (56.25%) ISDN
6 8 (50.00%) UMTS
6 8 (50.00%) GPRS
6 8 (50.00%) xDSL
7 6 (37.50%) Network Security
7 6 (37.50%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (25.00%) Wireless
9 3 (18.75%) IPsec
9 3 (18.75%) VLAN
9 3 (18.75%) ATM
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (12.50%) DMVPN
10 2 (12.50%) VoIP
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) Network Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) UNIX
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (75.00%) CCNP
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 8 (50.00%) CCIE
4 2 (12.50%) CCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCSE
5 1 (6.25%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.25%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
3 2 (12.50%) Nokia
3 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Tandberg
3 2 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard