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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 175 182 100
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -82
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 34 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 0.71% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.46% 4.61% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 55
Median salary £42,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
635 737 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.26% 15.44% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 538 614 725
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 +6 15 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Wakefield - 7 £42,000 -
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (92.45%) VPN
2 41 (77.36%) Cisco
3 38 (71.70%) BGP
4 37 (69.81%) OSPF
5 32 (60.38%) Firewall
6 27 (50.94%) Juniper
7 23 (43.40%) VLAN
8 22 (41.51%) Linux
9 21 (39.62%) IPsec
10 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
10 17 (32.08%) VoIP
11 16 (30.19%) SSL
12 15 (28.30%) Brocade
13 14 (26.42%) VRRP
13 14 (26.42%) HSRP
14 13 (24.53%) Network Design
15 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
15 12 (22.64%) Windows
15 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (20.75%) 4G
16 11 (20.75%) VoLTE
16 11 (20.75%) VoWiFi
16 11 (20.75%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (20.75%) Network Architecture
16 11 (20.75%) ATM
16 11 (20.75%) Packet Switching
16 11 (20.75%) SDH
16 11 (20.75%) Ethernet
16 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
16 11 (20.75%) 3G

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 3 (5.66%) Apache
1 3 (5.66%) Confluence
1 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (92.45%) VPN
2 38 (71.70%) BGP
3 37 (69.81%) OSPF
4 32 (60.38%) Firewall
5 23 (43.40%) VLAN
6 21 (39.62%) IPsec
7 17 (32.08%) VoIP
8 16 (30.19%) SSL
9 14 (26.42%) HSRP
9 14 (26.42%) VRRP
10 12 (22.64%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (22.64%) TCP/IP
11 11 (20.75%) 3G
11 11 (20.75%) EIGRP
11 11 (20.75%) Ethernet
11 11 (20.75%) Frame Relay
11 11 (20.75%) RSVP
11 11 (20.75%) SDH
11 11 (20.75%) SONET
11 11 (20.75%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) MariaDB
2 3 (5.66%) MySQL
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) JIRA
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Back Office
3 2 (3.77%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Design Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Ericsson Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Implementation Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Network Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Cloud Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Telecoms Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IP Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) IP Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.55%) Clustering
2 4 (7.55%) FMCG
3 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 2 (3.77%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Linux
2 12 (22.64%) Windows
3 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Network Design
2 11 (20.75%) Network Architecture
3 9 (16.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
6 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.66%) High Availability
6 3 (5.66%) Virtual Environments
7 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.77%) Email Filtering
7 2 (3.77%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Web Filtering
8 1 (1.89%) BCP
8 1 (1.89%) Line Management
8 1 (1.89%) People Management
8 1 (1.89%) Presales
8 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.32%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.32%) CCNP
3 4 (7.55%) MCSA
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) ISEB
4 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
6 1 (1.89%) CCDA
6 1 (1.89%) CCDP
6 1 (1.89%) CCIE
6 1 (1.89%) CCIP
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.89%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.66%) GlusterFS
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (5.66%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
5 2 (3.77%) XenServer
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.89%) Cacti
2 1 (1.89%) Graphite
2 1 (1.89%) Nagios
2 1 (1.89%) Opsview
2 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (77.36%) Cisco
2 27 (50.94%) Juniper
3 15 (28.30%) Brocade
4 11 (20.75%) Ericsson
4 11 (20.75%) Redback
5 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.21%) VMware
6 5 (9.43%) Citrix
6 5 (9.43%) HP
7 4 (7.55%) Avaya
7 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.66%) arcserve
8 3 (5.66%) EMC
8 3 (5.66%) F5
8 3 (5.66%) IBM
8 3 (5.66%) Infoblox
8 3 (5.66%) NetApp
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle
9 2 (3.77%) Meraki
9 2 (3.77%) Sophos
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