The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 7 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.00% - 6.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £58,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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 West Bromwich region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.00% 31.25% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £58,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.62% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

MPLS
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

MPLS Salary Trend in West Bromwich

MPLS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VoIP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Head of IT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Governance
1 4 (100.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft