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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 159 118 152
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +34
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 44 85 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.88% 1.89% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.45% 10.83% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 43 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,800 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
807 785 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.19% 17.42% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 648 552 608
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £21,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 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 February 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 -45 41 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Wakefield -19 2 £32,500 -29.34% 1
Bradford -6 1 £37,500 +5.63% 1
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 164 (98.20%) Cisco
2 115 (68.86%) Cisco Certification
3 114 (68.26%) CCNP
4 99 (59.28%) Firewall
5 80 (47.90%) BGP
6 74 (44.31%) OSPF
7 71 (42.51%) Cisco ASA
8 69 (41.32%) CheckPoint
9 67 (40.12%) Network Security
10 65 (38.92%) Load Balancing
11 64 (38.32%) WAN
12 60 (35.93%) LAN
13 54 (32.34%) VoIP
14 53 (31.74%) EIGRP
15 45 (26.95%) ITIL
16 43 (25.75%) VMware
17 42 (25.15%) Windows
18 40 (23.95%) Network Architecture
19 39 (23.35%) Linux
19 39 (23.35%) E-Commerce
20 33 (19.76%) CCDP
20 33 (19.76%) CCSE
21 32 (19.16%) Cisco Nexus
21 32 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (17.96%) ITIL Certification
23 29 (17.37%) Project Management
24 28 (16.77%) DNS
25 27 (16.17%) TCP/IP
25 27 (16.17%) CCSP
25 27 (16.17%) Capacity Planning

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (14.97%) IIS
2 21 (12.57%) Apache
3 9 (5.39%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.20%) Lync
4 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 99 (59.28%) Firewall
2 80 (47.90%) BGP
3 74 (44.31%) OSPF
4 71 (42.51%) Cisco ASA
5 67 (40.12%) Network Security
6 64 (38.32%) WAN
7 60 (35.93%) LAN
8 54 (32.34%) VoIP
9 53 (31.74%) EIGRP
10 32 (19.16%) Cisco Nexus
11 28 (16.77%) DNS
12 27 (16.17%) TCP/IP
13 25 (14.97%) Cisco IOS
14 23 (13.77%) VPN
15 19 (11.38%) SMTP
15 19 (11.38%) VLAN
15 19 (11.38%) FWSM
16 17 (10.18%) IPsec
17 15 (8.98%) SSL
18 11 (6.59%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
1 8 (4.79%) Finance
1 8 (4.79%) Games
2 6 (3.59%) Retail
3 4 (2.40%) Banking
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 78 (46.71%) Network Engineer
2 33 (19.76%) Analyst
3 29 (17.37%) Network Analyst
4 26 (15.57%) Security Analyst
4 26 (15.57%) Network Security Analyst
5 21 (12.57%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (11.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (8.98%) Network Specialist
8 13 (7.78%) Consultant
9 12 (7.19%) Network Consultant
9 12 (7.19%) Cisco Engineer
9 12 (7.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 11 (6.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 9 (5.39%) Network Support
11 9 (5.39%) Security Engineer
11 9 (5.39%) Architect
12 8 (4.79%) Network Security Engineer
12 8 (4.79%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (4.79%) Cisco Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.97%) Clustering
2 5 (2.99%) Replication
3 2 (1.20%) PKI
3 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (25.15%) Windows
2 39 (23.35%) Linux
3 21 (12.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (11.98%) UNIX
5 7 (4.19%) Mac OS
6 6 (3.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.92%) Load Balancing
2 45 (26.95%) ITIL
3 40 (23.95%) Network Architecture
4 39 (23.35%) E-Commerce
5 29 (17.37%) Project Management
6 27 (16.17%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (14.97%) Business Continuity
8 22 (13.17%) Incident Management
8 22 (13.17%) High Availability
9 21 (12.57%) Network Design
10 20 (11.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (6.59%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.19%) BCP
13 7 (4.19%) PRINCE2
13 7 (4.19%) Business Continuity Planning
14 5 (2.99%) Coaching
15 4 (2.40%) Technical Architecture
15 4 (2.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (2.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) Java
2 19 (11.38%) Perl
2 19 (11.38%) PowerShell
2 19 (11.38%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (68.86%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (68.26%) CCNP
3 33 (19.76%) CCDP
3 33 (19.76%) CCSE
4 30 (17.96%) ITIL Certification
5 27 (16.17%) CCSP
6 26 (15.57%) CCSA
7 19 (11.38%) CCNA
8 12 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (5.99%) CCDA
10 8 (4.79%) MCSE
10 8 (4.79%) MCSA
11 6 (3.59%) CISSP
11 6 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.59%) VCP5
12 3 (1.80%) CCIE
12 3 (1.80%) CCIP
13 2 (1.20%) MCITP
13 2 (1.20%) VCAP
14 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.38%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.19%) SLA
3 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (19.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (11.38%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (9.58%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.19%) Terminal Services
4 7 (4.19%) vSphere
5 5 (2.99%) XenApp
6 4 (2.40%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.40%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (1.20%) MetaFrame
7 2 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 164 (98.20%) Cisco
2 69 (41.32%) CheckPoint
3 43 (25.75%) VMware
4 21 (12.57%) Red Hat
5 17 (10.18%) Juniper
6 14 (8.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (5.39%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.19%) Brocade
8 7 (4.19%) HP
9 6 (3.59%) Citrix
10 5 (2.99%) Oracle
10 5 (2.99%) EMC
10 5 (2.99%) F5
11 4 (2.40%) Riverbed
12 3 (1.80%) Avaya
13 2 (1.20%) ScanSafe
14 1 (0.60%) Barracuda Networks
14 1 (0.60%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago