The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 173 117 143
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +26
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 33 91 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.69% 1.81% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.16% 10.76% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 36
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
MPLS
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
794 846 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.50% 16.78% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 629 652 619
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Leeds -46 33 £50,000 +11.11% 3
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 99 (99.00%) Cisco
2 68 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
3 59 (59.00%) CCNP
4 56 (56.00%) Firewall
5 49 (49.00%) Cisco ASA
6 45 (45.00%) CheckPoint
7 44 (44.00%) BGP
8 43 (43.00%) ITIL
8 43 (43.00%) Load Balancing
9 42 (42.00%) WAN
10 40 (40.00%) OSPF
11 32 (32.00%) VPN
12 30 (30.00%) LAN
13 29 (29.00%) Network Architecture
14 28 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (27.00%) CCDP
15 27 (27.00%) EIGRP
15 27 (27.00%) CCSE
15 27 (27.00%) Network Security
16 26 (26.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 26 (26.00%) Project Management
16 26 (26.00%) Linux
17 25 (25.00%) VoIP
17 25 (25.00%) VMware
18 23 (23.00%) Windows
19 22 (22.00%) Business Continuity
20 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
20 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (20.00%) CCSA
21 20 (20.00%) IPsec

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (11.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.00%) IIS
2 2 (2.00%) Confluence
2 2 (2.00%) Lync
2 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 9 (9.00%) MS Office
3 7 (7.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (56.00%) Firewall
2 49 (49.00%) Cisco ASA
3 44 (44.00%) BGP
4 42 (42.00%) WAN
5 40 (40.00%) OSPF
6 32 (32.00%) VPN
7 30 (30.00%) LAN
8 27 (27.00%) EIGRP
8 27 (27.00%) Network Security
9 26 (26.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 25 (25.00%) VoIP
11 20 (20.00%) IPsec
12 19 (19.00%) DNS
13 18 (18.00%) SSL
13 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
14 17 (17.00%) VLAN
15 15 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
16 13 (13.00%) IPv4
16 13 (13.00%) IPv6
17 12 (12.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.00%) Riak
3 5 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.00%) Games
2 5 (5.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 1 (1.00%) Finance
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.00%) Analyst
2 18 (18.00%) Network Analyst
3 16 (16.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 15 (15.00%) Consultant
5 14 (14.00%) Network Consultant
5 14 (14.00%) Security Analyst
5 14 (14.00%) Network Security Analyst
6 12 (12.00%) Architect
7 11 (11.00%) Network Specialist
8 10 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) Security Engineer
9 8 (8.00%) Cisco Specialist
9 8 (8.00%) Senior Network Specialist
9 8 (8.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
10 7 (7.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (7.00%) Cisco Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (6.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.00%) Replication
2 3 (3.00%) Clustering
3 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.00%) Linux
2 23 (23.00%) Windows
3 9 (9.00%) Mac OS
4 7 (7.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (43.00%) ITIL
1 43 (43.00%) Load Balancing
2 29 (29.00%) Network Architecture
3 26 (26.00%) Project Management
4 22 (22.00%) Business Continuity
5 16 (16.00%) High Availability
6 15 (15.00%) Network Design
7 14 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (12.00%) BCP
9 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
9 11 (11.00%) Business Continuity Planning
10 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.00%) Coaching
11 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.00%) Validation
12 5 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 2 (2.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (59.00%) CCNP
3 28 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (27.00%) CCSE
4 27 (27.00%) CCDP
5 20 (20.00%) CCSA
6 15 (15.00%) CCNA
7 13 (13.00%) CCDA
8 10 (10.00%) MCSA
8 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (8.00%) CCIE
9 8 (8.00%) MCSE
10 7 (7.00%) ISEB
11 6 (6.00%) CISSP
11 6 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (6.00%) VCP5
12 3 (3.00%) CCSP
12 3 (3.00%) CCIP
13 2 (2.00%) MCITP
13 2 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.00%) Terminal Services
3 8 (8.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (7.00%) vSphere
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.00%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (2.00%) Cacti
2 2 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 99 (99.00%) Cisco
2 45 (45.00%) CheckPoint
3 25 (25.00%) VMware
4 19 (19.00%) Juniper
5 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (12.00%) Brocade
6 12 (12.00%) F5
7 8 (8.00%) Oracle
7 8 (8.00%) HP
7 8 (8.00%) EMC
8 7 (7.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.00%) NetApp
9 5 (5.00%) IBM
9 5 (5.00%) Infoblox
10 3 (3.00%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.00%) Citrix
11 2 (2.00%) CA
11 2 (2.00%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.00%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.00%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + excellent benefits
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