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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 167 91 133
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +42
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 34 126 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 2.59% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 13.19% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 57 27
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
743 955 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.56% 19.60% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 618 720 482
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -65 31 £50,000 - 3
Huddersfield - 1 £27,000 -
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 63 (92.65%) Cisco
2 45 (66.18%) WAN
3 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (60.29%) VPN
4 41 (60.29%) ITIL
5 39 (57.35%) Firewall
6 32 (47.06%) BGP
7 31 (45.59%) CCNP
7 31 (45.59%) Cisco ASA
8 30 (44.12%) Windows
8 30 (44.12%) LAN
9 29 (42.65%) Linux
9 29 (42.65%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (42.65%) CheckPoint
10 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
11 27 (39.71%) VMware
11 27 (39.71%) Load Balancing
12 26 (38.24%) MS Visio
13 25 (36.76%) DNS
14 22 (32.35%) OSPF
15 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
15 21 (30.88%) CCSA
15 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (30.88%) F5
16 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
16 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
17 16 (23.53%) EIGRP
17 16 (23.53%) CCSE
17 16 (23.53%) Network Design
17 16 (23.53%) Data Centre

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) Confluence
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (38.24%) MS Visio
2 13 (19.12%) MS Office
3 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
1 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 45 (66.18%) WAN
2 41 (60.29%) VPN
3 39 (57.35%) Firewall
4 32 (47.06%) BGP
5 31 (45.59%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (44.12%) LAN
7 28 (41.18%) TCP/IP
8 25 (36.76%) DNS
9 22 (32.35%) OSPF
10 16 (23.53%) EIGRP
11 15 (22.06%) IPsec
11 15 (22.06%) SSL
11 15 (22.06%) Spanning Tree
12 14 (20.59%) IPv4
12 14 (20.59%) IPv6
12 14 (20.59%) IP Telephony
13 13 (19.12%) Unified Communications
14 12 (17.65%) DMVPN
14 12 (17.65%) HSRP
14 12 (17.65%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (16.18%) NoSQL
1 11 (16.18%) Riak
1 11 (16.18%) MySQL
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 7 (10.29%) Retail
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Network Engineer
2 16 (23.53%) Architect
3 14 (20.59%) Infrastructure Architect
4 12 (17.65%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Implementation Engineer
5 9 (13.24%) Network Implementation Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Implementation Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Consultant
6 8 (11.76%) Network Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Network Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) Security Analyst
8 6 (8.82%) Network Security Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Technical Manager
10 4 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (5.88%) Security Engineer
11 3 (4.41%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (4.41%) Technical Delivery Manager
12 2 (2.94%) Cisco Specialist
12 2 (2.94%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) RESTful
1 2 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 13 (19.12%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) IVR
4 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 29 (42.65%) Linux
3 15 (22.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) ITIL
2 27 (39.71%) Load Balancing
3 16 (23.53%) Network Design
4 15 (22.06%) Project Management
5 13 (19.12%) BCP
5 13 (19.12%) TOGAF
6 12 (17.65%) Business Continuity
6 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (16.18%) Business Continuity Planning
8 10 (14.71%) Mentoring
9 9 (13.24%) Coaching
10 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (8.82%) Network Architecture
11 6 (8.82%) Validation
12 4 (5.88%) Incident Management
13 3 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
13 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
14 2 (2.94%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (45.59%) CCNP
3 29 (42.65%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (30.88%) CCSA
5 16 (23.53%) CCSE
6 13 (19.12%) ISEB
7 11 (16.18%) CCDP
8 10 (14.71%) CCNA
8 10 (14.71%) CCDA
9 6 (8.82%) CCIP
9 6 (8.82%) CCIE
10 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (4.41%) Degree
12 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
12 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (2.94%) MCSE
12 2 (2.94%) MCSA
13 1 (1.47%) CCSP
13 1 (1.47%) CCVP
13 1 (1.47%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (30.88%) Active Directory
1 21 (30.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.12%) VMware ESX
3 11 (16.18%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
5 1 (1.47%) KVM
5 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (2.94%) Cacti
2 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (92.65%) Cisco
2 29 (42.65%) CheckPoint
3 27 (39.71%) VMware
4 21 (30.88%) F5
5 18 (26.47%) Red Hat
5 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
6 15 (22.06%) Juniper
7 13 (19.12%) Oracle
8 12 (17.65%) HP
9 11 (16.18%) EMC
9 11 (16.18%) IBM
9 11 (16.18%) NetApp
9 11 (16.18%) Infoblox
10 9 (13.24%) Brocade
11 3 (4.41%) Citrix
12 2 (2.94%) Avaya
12 2 (2.94%) CA
12 2 (2.94%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.47%) Verint
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