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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 174 185 126
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -59
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 30 33 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.71% 0.70% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 4.31% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 40
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
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
639 766 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.12% 16.29% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 521 603 666
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -1 29 £35,000 -30.00% 5
MPLS
Yorkshire

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 68 (94.44%) BGP
2 58 (80.56%) OSPF
3 56 (77.78%) VPN
4 55 (76.39%) Cisco
5 45 (62.50%) Juniper
6 43 (59.72%) Firewall
7 31 (43.06%) Linux
8 28 (38.89%) SSL
8 28 (38.89%) IPsec
9 26 (36.11%) TCP/IP
10 25 (34.72%) VLAN
11 23 (31.94%) Network Design
12 22 (30.56%) VRRP
12 22 (30.56%) VoIP
12 22 (30.56%) Brocade
12 22 (30.56%) HSRP
13 20 (27.78%) WAN
14 18 (25.00%) Telecoms
15 17 (23.61%) Frame Relay
15 17 (23.61%) Redback
15 17 (23.61%) RSVP
15 17 (23.61%) SONET
15 17 (23.61%) SS7
15 17 (23.61%) 3G
15 17 (23.61%) ATM
15 17 (23.61%) LAN
15 17 (23.61%) Packet Switching
15 17 (23.61%) SDH
15 17 (23.61%) Ethernet
15 17 (23.61%) Ericsson

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 1 (1.39%) Apache
1 1 (1.39%) Confluence
1 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 68 (94.44%) BGP
2 58 (80.56%) OSPF
3 56 (77.78%) VPN
4 43 (59.72%) Firewall
5 28 (38.89%) IPsec
5 28 (38.89%) SSL
6 26 (36.11%) TCP/IP
7 25 (34.72%) VLAN
8 22 (30.56%) HSRP
8 22 (30.56%) VoIP
8 22 (30.56%) VRRP
9 20 (27.78%) WAN
10 17 (23.61%) 3G
10 17 (23.61%) ATM
10 17 (23.61%) Ethernet
10 17 (23.61%) LAN
10 17 (23.61%) Packet Switching
10 17 (23.61%) SDH
10 17 (23.61%) SONET
10 17 (23.61%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 18 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Network Engineer
2 19 (26.39%) Implementation Engineer
3 18 (25.00%) Design Engineer
4 17 (23.61%) Ericsson Engineer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Administrator
6 6 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Clustering
2 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (1.39%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.39%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.39%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (1.39%) Symmetrix
4 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.06%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Network Design
2 17 (23.61%) Network Architecture
3 13 (18.06%) Load Balancing
4 10 (13.89%) High Availability
5 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (9.72%) Change Control
7 5 (6.94%) ITIL
8 4 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.56%) ITSM
8 4 (5.56%) Service Management
9 3 (4.17%) BCP
9 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity
9 3 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
9 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.17%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.17%) Project Management
10 2 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Perl
2 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (15.28%) CCNP
3 10 (13.89%) CCNA
4 9 (12.50%) CCIE
5 8 (11.11%) CCDA
6 3 (4.17%) JNCIA
7 2 (2.78%) CCDP
7 2 (2.78%) CCIP
7 2 (2.78%) CCSP
7 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 2 (2.78%) MCSE
7 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.39%) CCSA
8 1 (1.39%) CCSE
8 1 (1.39%) CISSP
8 1 (1.39%) ISEB
8 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.39%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.39%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.78%) XenServer
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.39%) Cacti
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.39%) Graphite
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
4 1 (1.39%) Opsview
Vendors
1 55 (76.39%) Cisco
2 45 (62.50%) Juniper
3 22 (30.56%) Brocade
4 17 (23.61%) Ericsson
4 17 (23.61%) Redback
5 12 (16.67%) VMware
6 9 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 9 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 7 (9.72%) Palo Alto
8 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.56%) Aruba
9 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.17%) Citrix
10 3 (4.17%) F5
10 3 (4.17%) NetApp
11 2 (2.78%) Avaya
11 2 (2.78%) CommVault
11 2 (2.78%) EMC
11 2 (2.78%) HP
11 2 (2.78%) IBM
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