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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 119 127 153
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +26
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 92 69 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.94% 1.61% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.19% 8.98% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 75 39 12
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £36,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
822 768 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.31% 17.89% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 657 577 589
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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
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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 +19 84 £45,000 - 5
Wakefield -8 5 £35,000 -45.31% 1
Dewsbury - 1 £28,000 -
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 236 (96.72%) Cisco
2 151 (61.89%) Cisco Certification
3 150 (61.48%) CCNP
4 148 (60.66%) Firewall
5 136 (55.74%) BGP
6 132 (54.10%) OSPF
7 112 (45.90%) WAN
8 108 (44.26%) LAN
9 106 (43.44%) Network Security
10 98 (40.16%) Load Balancing
11 93 (38.11%) CheckPoint
12 92 (37.70%) EIGRP
13 91 (37.30%) E-Commerce
14 89 (36.48%) VoIP
15 84 (34.43%) VMware
15 84 (34.43%) Cisco ASA
16 82 (33.61%) Windows
17 73 (29.92%) Linux
18 65 (26.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 64 (26.23%) TCP/IP
20 58 (23.77%) IIS
21 57 (23.36%) Cisco IOS
22 55 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 55 (22.54%) DNS
22 55 (22.54%) Red Hat
22 55 (22.54%) Clustering
23 54 (22.13%) Java
23 54 (22.13%) Apache
24 50 (20.49%) CCSP
24 50 (20.49%) Capacity Planning

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 58 (23.77%) IIS
2 54 (22.13%) Apache
3 8 (3.28%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.23%) Lync
4 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) MS Office
1 2 (0.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (60.66%) Firewall
2 136 (55.74%) BGP
3 132 (54.10%) OSPF
4 112 (45.90%) WAN
5 108 (44.26%) LAN
6 106 (43.44%) Network Security
7 92 (37.70%) EIGRP
8 89 (36.48%) VoIP
9 84 (34.43%) Cisco ASA
10 64 (26.23%) TCP/IP
11 57 (23.36%) Cisco IOS
12 55 (22.54%) DNS
13 49 (20.08%) SMTP
14 42 (17.21%) FWSM
15 33 (13.52%) VPN
16 25 (10.25%) VLAN
17 22 (9.02%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (6.97%) IPsec
19 16 (6.56%) HSRP
20 14 (5.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (6.97%) Finance
2 10 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.28%) Games
4 7 (2.87%) Retail
5 4 (1.64%) Banking
6 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 117 (47.95%) Network Engineer
2 48 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (16.80%) Analyst
4 32 (13.11%) Network Analyst
5 29 (11.89%) Security Analyst
5 29 (11.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 29 (11.89%) Network Security Analyst
6 21 (8.61%) Architect
7 17 (6.97%) Network Architect
8 11 (4.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (4.51%) Cisco Engineer
8 11 (4.51%) Consultant
8 11 (4.51%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 11 (4.51%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (4.10%) Network Consultant
10 8 (3.28%) Network Specialist
11 7 (2.87%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 7 (2.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 7 (2.87%) Network Support
11 7 (2.87%) Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 55 (22.54%) Clustering
2 7 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.05%) Replication
4 3 (1.23%) PKI
5 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.41%) PMI
6 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 82 (33.61%) Windows
2 73 (29.92%) Linux
3 55 (22.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 47 (19.26%) UNIX
5 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.05%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (40.16%) Load Balancing
2 91 (37.30%) E-Commerce
3 50 (20.49%) Capacity Planning
4 48 (19.67%) Incident Management
5 46 (18.85%) ITIL
6 38 (15.57%) Network Architecture
7 30 (12.30%) Project Management
8 27 (11.07%) Network Design
9 22 (9.02%) Business Continuity
10 16 (6.56%) High Availability
11 13 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (5.33%) Mentoring
12 11 (4.51%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (3.28%) BCP
13 8 (3.28%) PRINCE2
13 8 (3.28%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (2.46%) DevOps
15 5 (2.05%) TOGAF
16 3 (1.23%) Change Management
16 3 (1.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (22.13%) Java
2 48 (19.67%) Perl
2 48 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 48 (19.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (2.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (61.89%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (61.48%) CCNP
3 50 (20.49%) CCSP
4 33 (13.52%) ITIL Certification
4 33 (13.52%) CCSA
5 27 (11.07%) CCNA
6 26 (10.66%) CCSE
7 23 (9.43%) CCDP
8 12 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.69%) CCDA
10 8 (3.28%) MCSE
10 8 (3.28%) MCSA
10 8 (3.28%) CCIE
11 6 (2.46%) CISSP
12 5 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.64%) VCP5
13 4 (1.64%) CCIP
14 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.82%) VCAP
15 2 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (19.67%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 65 (26.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (19.67%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (9.02%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.51%) XenApp
5 9 (3.69%) VMware ESX
5 9 (3.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (2.87%) MetaFrame
6 7 (2.87%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.46%) vSphere
8 5 (2.05%) Terminal Services
9 4 (1.64%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.23%) UAG
11 2 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 236 (96.72%) Cisco
2 93 (38.11%) CheckPoint
3 84 (34.43%) VMware
4 55 (22.54%) Red Hat
5 28 (11.48%) Juniper
6 17 (6.97%) SolarWinds
7 15 (6.15%) Microsoft
8 12 (4.92%) Citrix
9 9 (3.69%) F5
10 8 (3.28%) Brocade
10 8 (3.28%) HP
11 6 (2.46%) EMC
12 5 (2.05%) Riverbed
12 5 (2.05%) Oracle
13 2 (0.82%) NetApp
13 2 (0.82%) ScanSafe
13 2 (0.82%) Avaya
14 1 (0.41%) CommVault
14 1 (0.41%) IBM
14 1 (0.41%) Mitel
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