The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 95 125 157
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +32
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 122 43 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.50% 1.21% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.75% 6.67% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 57 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +20.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
957 645 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.60% 18.08% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 728 484 481
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
Yorkshire

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 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 31 July 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
(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 +37 114 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Ossett - 4 - -
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 183 (85.12%) Cisco
2 119 (55.35%) Load Balancing
3 113 (52.56%) Cisco Certification
4 112 (52.09%) OSPF
4 112 (52.09%) Firewall
5 109 (50.70%) BGP
6 108 (50.23%) TCP/IP
7 105 (48.84%) CCNP
8 104 (48.37%) E-Commerce
9 95 (44.19%) Windows
10 89 (41.40%) VMware
11 84 (39.07%) DNS
12 83 (38.60%) WAN
12 83 (38.60%) EIGRP
13 80 (37.21%) LAN
14 77 (35.81%) Linux
15 76 (35.35%) VMware Infrastructure
16 73 (33.95%) Network Security
16 73 (33.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 73 (33.95%) Red Hat
16 73 (33.95%) CheckPoint
17 72 (33.49%) Cisco IOS
18 71 (33.02%) Clustering
19 69 (32.09%) PCI DSS
20 63 (29.30%) SMTP
21 57 (26.51%) PowerShell
22 55 (25.58%) UNIX
22 55 (25.58%) Apache
22 55 (25.58%) Java
22 55 (25.58%) IIS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (25.58%) Apache
1 55 (25.58%) IIS
2 31 (14.42%) MS Exchange
3 27 (12.56%) Lync
4 24 (11.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.79%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (1.40%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (8.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.79%) MS Office
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.93%) Office 365
3 1 (0.47%) SaaS
3 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 112 (52.09%) OSPF
1 112 (52.09%) Firewall
2 109 (50.70%) BGP
3 108 (50.23%) TCP/IP
4 84 (39.07%) DNS
5 83 (38.60%) WAN
5 83 (38.60%) EIGRP
6 80 (37.21%) LAN
7 73 (33.95%) Network Security
8 72 (33.49%) Cisco IOS
9 63 (29.30%) SMTP
10 49 (22.79%) VPN
11 48 (22.33%) Cisco ASA
12 47 (21.86%) VoIP
13 35 (16.28%) FWSM
14 32 (14.88%) DHCP
15 28 (13.02%) Unified Communications
16 12 (5.58%) Internet
16 12 (5.58%) VLAN
17 11 (5.12%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (1.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.47%) MySQL
2 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (3.72%) Finance
2 7 (3.26%) Advertising
3 4 (1.86%) Games
4 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (26.98%) Network Engineer
2 52 (24.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 31 (14.42%) Analyst
4 26 (12.09%) Team Leader
5 21 (9.77%) Network Analyst
6 20 (9.30%) Security Analyst
7 19 (8.84%) Network Security Analyst
8 17 (7.91%) Architect
9 16 (7.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 15 (6.98%) Network Architect
11 12 (5.58%) Senior Network Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Messaging Engineer
13 6 (2.79%) Exchange Engineer
13 6 (2.79%) Consultant
13 6 (2.79%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.33%) Technical Support
14 5 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support
14 5 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 5 (2.33%) Technical Support Analyst
14 5 (2.33%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.47%) LAMP
1 1 (0.47%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (33.02%) Clustering
2 24 (11.16%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.12%) PKI
4 3 (1.40%) CMDB
5 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.93%) iPhone
5 2 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.47%) NHS
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 95 (44.19%) Windows
2 77 (35.81%) Linux
3 73 (33.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 55 (25.58%) UNIX
5 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.93%) Android
7 2 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.93%) CentOS
7 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (55.35%) Load Balancing
2 104 (48.37%) E-Commerce
3 47 (21.86%) Incident Management
4 41 (19.07%) Capacity Planning
5 28 (13.02%) ITIL
6 21 (9.77%) Network Design
7 14 (6.51%) Network Architecture
8 10 (4.65%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.19%) Change Management
10 8 (3.72%) Service Delivery
11 7 (3.26%) Project Management
11 7 (3.26%) Business Continuity
12 5 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (1.86%) Migration
13 4 (1.86%) BCP
13 4 (1.86%) Business Continuity Planning
13 4 (1.86%) ITIL V3
13 4 (1.86%) Network Management
14 2 (0.93%) Integration Testing
14 2 (0.93%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.51%) PowerShell
2 55 (25.58%) Java
3 53 (24.65%) Bash Shell
3 53 (24.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 113 (52.56%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (48.84%) CCNP
3 38 (17.67%) CCSA
4 35 (16.28%) CCSP
5 31 (14.42%) CCNA
6 27 (12.56%) MCSE
6 27 (12.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (10.23%) MCSA
8 20 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (8.84%) CCSE
10 17 (7.91%) RHCE
10 17 (7.91%) RHCA
10 17 (7.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (6.51%) CCIE
12 9 (4.19%) MCITP
13 8 (3.72%) CCIP
14 7 (3.26%) MCTS
15 5 (2.33%) JNCIA
16 4 (1.86%) JNCIE
17 3 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (32.09%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 76 (35.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (25.12%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (6.05%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.12%) UAG
5 6 (2.79%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.33%) XenApp
7 3 (1.40%) vSphere
7 3 (1.40%) MetaFrame
7 3 (1.40%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.40%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 183 (85.12%) Cisco
2 89 (41.40%) VMware
3 73 (33.95%) Red Hat
3 73 (33.95%) CheckPoint
4 33 (15.35%) Microsoft
5 20 (9.30%) Juniper
6 10 (4.65%) F5
6 10 (4.65%) Siemens
6 10 (4.65%) Polycom
6 10 (4.65%) Mitel
7 9 (4.19%) SolarWinds
7 9 (4.19%) Citrix
8 5 (2.33%) Dell
8 5 (2.33%) SonicWALL
8 5 (2.33%) WatchGuard
9 4 (1.86%) Redback
9 4 (1.86%) HP
10 3 (1.40%) NetApp
10 3 (1.40%) BT
11 2 (0.93%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum +Bonus +Benefits +Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Upto £45K Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens, bonus, car
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago