The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 53 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.03% 2.02% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.15% 8.93% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 6
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.69%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
MPLS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 112 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.00% 22.67% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 60 135
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MPLS
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Watford

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Watford region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) PBX
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) ISDN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) BGP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) DMVPN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) DSL
4 2 (20.00%) DWDM
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) Frame Relay
4 2 (20.00%) ISDN
4 2 (20.00%) Multicast
4 2 (20.00%) PBX
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Resilience Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Brocade
3 2 (20.00%) F5
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Mitel
4 1 (10.00%) Nortel
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