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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 170 193 95
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -98
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 16 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.58% 0.34% 2.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.60% 2.09% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 71
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.22% -
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
611 767 1151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.08% 16.20% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 504 613 809
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +29 16 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Wakefield - 4 £42,000 -
Bradford - 3 £36,500 - 1
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 41 (93.18%) Cisco
2 37 (84.09%) VPN
3 34 (77.27%) Firewall
4 21 (47.73%) VLAN
4 21 (47.73%) Windows
5 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 18 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (38.64%) OSPF
6 17 (38.64%) BGP
7 16 (36.36%) Linux
8 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
9 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
9 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
10 13 (29.55%) VMware
10 13 (29.55%) IPsec
10 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (29.55%) Avaya
10 13 (29.55%) SAN
10 13 (29.55%) ITIL
11 12 (27.27%) WAN
11 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (25.00%) HP
12 11 (25.00%) LAN
12 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
13 10 (22.73%) Internet
13 10 (22.73%) SQL
13 10 (22.73%) DNS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (84.09%) VPN
2 34 (77.27%) Firewall
3 21 (47.73%) VLAN
4 17 (38.64%) BGP
4 17 (38.64%) OSPF
5 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (29.55%) IPsec
5 13 (29.55%) SAN
6 12 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (27.27%) WAN
7 11 (25.00%) EIGRP
7 11 (25.00%) LAN
8 10 (22.73%) DNS
8 10 (22.73%) Internet
9 9 (20.45%) IP Telephony
9 9 (20.45%) Network Security
9 9 (20.45%) WLAN
10 8 (18.18%) ADSL
10 8 (18.18%) DHCP
10 8 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) MariaDB
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Network Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Cloud Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Service Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Ericsson Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
1 7 (15.91%) IVR
2 6 (13.64%) FMCG
3 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) iPad
4 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Linux
3 15 (34.09%) Windows Server
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) CentOS
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
3 10 (22.73%) Supplier Management
4 9 (20.45%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.91%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (11.36%) Virtual Environments
8 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.55%) Email Filtering
10 2 (4.55%) Fault Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
10 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (4.55%) Network Architecture
10 2 (4.55%) Network Design
10 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) MCSA
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNP
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.55%) ISEB
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) PCI DSS
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) GlusterFS
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (11.36%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (9.09%) OpenSIPS
6 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (4.55%) XenApp
7 2 (4.55%) XenServer
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) Cisco
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Avaya
3 13 (29.55%) VMware
4 11 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (20.45%) Juniper
6 7 (15.91%) Forcepoint
6 7 (15.91%) Sophos
7 6 (13.64%) Brocade
7 6 (13.64%) F5
8 5 (11.36%) arcserve
8 5 (11.36%) Citrix
8 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.82%) EMC
10 2 (4.55%) Ericsson
10 2 (4.55%) IBM
10 2 (4.55%) NetApp
10 2 (4.55%) Oracle
10 2 (4.55%) Redback
10 2 (4.55%) Symantec
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