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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 66 62 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.33% 0.75% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.24% 6.33% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £41,000 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
89 79 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.82% 11.88% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 79 62 131
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,200 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 - 5 £42,000 -
Studley 0 3 £35,000 +16.66%
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (73.33%) CCNP
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
4 9 (60.00%) ATM
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (53.33%) Wireless
6 7 (46.67%) Frame Relay
6 7 (46.67%) CCSE
6 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
6 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
6 7 (46.67%) Change Management
6 7 (46.67%) Validation
6 7 (46.67%) CCSA
6 7 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
6 7 (46.67%) Nokia
6 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (46.67%) DMVPN
7 6 (40.00%) OSPF
7 6 (40.00%) BGP
8 5 (33.33%) Juniper
8 5 (33.33%) Change Control
8 5 (33.33%) Network Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) ATM
2 9 (60.00%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) LAN
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) Wireless
4 7 (46.67%) Frame Relay
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (46.67%) DMVPN
5 6 (40.00%) OSPF
5 6 (40.00%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) EIGRP
6 4 (26.67%) TACACS
7 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) X.21
8 2 (13.33%) DSL
8 2 (13.33%) ISDN
8 2 (13.33%) PPP
9 1 (6.67%) RIP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 7 (46.67%) Change Management
2 7 (46.67%) Validation
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
3 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) CCNP
3 7 (46.67%) CCSA
3 7 (46.67%) CCSE
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) JNCIP
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Nokia
2 7 (46.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix