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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 124 140 154
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 91 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 1.11% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.86% 5.52% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 9
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
838 779 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.32% 20.04% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 644 621 541
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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

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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 18 April 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Leeds +20 86 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Wakefield - 3 £46,000 -
Bradford 0 1 - - 1
Brighouse - 1 £25,000 -
Halifax - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
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Yorkshire

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 151 (87.79%) Cisco
2 106 (61.63%) Cisco Certification
3 104 (60.47%) OSPF
4 95 (55.23%) Firewall
4 95 (55.23%) TCP/IP
5 94 (54.65%) BGP
6 90 (52.33%) Load Balancing
7 86 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 80 (46.51%) WAN
9 79 (45.93%) LAN
10 76 (44.19%) Windows
11 74 (43.02%) CCNP
12 73 (42.44%) E-Commerce
13 64 (37.21%) VMware
14 61 (35.47%) Linux
15 60 (34.88%) VPN
16 58 (33.72%) DNS
17 57 (33.14%) EIGRP
17 57 (33.14%) Network Security
17 57 (33.14%) VMware Infrastructure
18 56 (32.56%) Cisco IOS
18 56 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 56 (32.56%) Red Hat
19 55 (31.98%) PCI DSS
20 47 (27.33%) Java
20 47 (27.33%) IIS
20 47 (27.33%) Apache
20 47 (27.33%) SMTP
20 47 (27.33%) Clustering
21 41 (23.84%) VLAN

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Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (27.33%) IIS
1 47 (27.33%) Apache
2 15 (8.72%) Lync
3 12 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.33%) Office 365
1 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 104 (60.47%) OSPF
2 95 (55.23%) Firewall
2 95 (55.23%) TCP/IP
3 94 (54.65%) BGP
4 80 (46.51%) WAN
5 79 (45.93%) LAN
6 60 (34.88%) VPN
7 58 (33.72%) DNS
8 57 (33.14%) EIGRP
8 57 (33.14%) Network Security
9 56 (32.56%) Cisco IOS
10 47 (27.33%) SMTP
11 41 (23.84%) VLAN
12 37 (21.51%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (19.77%) VPLS
14 28 (16.28%) HSRP
15 27 (15.70%) VoIP
16 26 (15.12%) FWSM
17 22 (12.79%) Cisco PIX
18 21 (12.21%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.16%) MySQL
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (0.58%) Marketing
3 1 (0.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (20.35%) Architect
1 35 (20.35%) Network Engineer
2 30 (17.44%) Network Architect
3 27 (15.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (14.53%) Analyst
5 22 (12.79%) Network Analyst
6 21 (12.21%) Security Analyst
6 21 (12.21%) Team Leader
7 20 (11.63%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 20 (11.63%) Network Security Analyst
8 14 (8.14%) Consultant
9 12 (6.98%) Operations Team Leader
9 12 (6.98%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
10 8 (4.65%) Sales Consultant
10 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 7 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.07%) Network Consultant
12 4 (2.33%) Communications Manager
13 3 (1.74%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) XMPP
2 1 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.33%) Clustering
2 9 (5.23%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.33%) iPhone
3 4 (2.33%) PKI
3 4 (2.33%) iPad
4 2 (1.16%) CMDB
5 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 76 (44.19%) Windows
2 61 (35.47%) Linux
3 56 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (18.60%) UNIX
5 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.49%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.49%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.33%) Android
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (52.33%) Load Balancing
2 73 (42.44%) E-Commerce
3 32 (18.60%) Network Architecture
4 30 (17.44%) Capacity Planning
4 30 (17.44%) Incident Management
5 25 (14.53%) Network Design
6 20 (11.63%) ITIL
7 11 (6.40%) PRINCE2
8 9 (5.23%) Information Security
8 9 (5.23%) Project Management
9 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.07%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 5 (2.91%) Integration Testing
12 3 (1.74%) ITIL V3
12 3 (1.74%) Business Continuity
12 3 (1.74%) Change Management
13 2 (1.16%) Six Sigma
13 2 (1.16%) Disaster Recovery
13 2 (1.16%) Business Development
13 2 (1.16%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (27.33%) Java
2 34 (19.77%) PowerShell
3 27 (15.70%) Bash Shell
3 27 (15.70%) Perl
4 3 (1.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 106 (61.63%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (43.02%) CCNP
3 33 (19.19%) CCSA
3 33 (19.19%) CCIE
3 33 (19.19%) CCNA
4 30 (17.44%) MCSE
4 30 (17.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (15.70%) CCSP
6 23 (13.37%) MCSA
7 20 (11.63%) RHCE
7 20 (11.63%) CCSE
7 20 (11.63%) RHCA
7 20 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (6.40%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (5.81%) MCITP
10 8 (4.65%) CCDA
10 8 (4.65%) CCDP
11 6 (3.49%) JNCIA
11 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.91%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (31.98%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 57 (33.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (16.86%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (8.14%) Active Directory
4 10 (5.81%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.65%) MetaFrame
5 8 (4.65%) XenApp
5 8 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 8 (4.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.33%) UAG
7 2 (1.16%) Xen
7 2 (1.16%) vSphere
8 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) SCOM
2 1 (0.58%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.58%) SCSM
2 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) OpenView
2 1 (0.58%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 151 (87.79%) Cisco
2 86 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 64 (37.21%) VMware
4 56 (32.56%) Red Hat
5 36 (20.93%) Microsoft
6 16 (9.30%) Juniper
7 10 (5.81%) Citrix
7 10 (5.81%) BT
8 8 (4.65%) Fortinet
9 6 (3.49%) Siemens
9 6 (3.49%) Mitel
9 6 (3.49%) Polycom
10 5 (2.91%) Oracle
11 4 (2.33%) HP
11 4 (2.33%) Redback
12 3 (1.74%) EMC
12 3 (1.74%) NetApp
13 2 (1.16%) Dell
13 2 (1.16%) Symantec
13 2 (1.16%) Brocade
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago