The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 34 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.89% 1.01% 4.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.87% 5.88% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 34 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.62% 17.09% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 50 27 35
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Worcestershire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Worcestershire

MPLS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Redditch +1 10 £42,500 +41.66% 1
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 11 (91.67%) VoIP
1 11 (91.67%) VPN
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) OSPF
1 11 (91.67%) BGP
1 11 (91.67%) EIGRP
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) IPsec
2 10 (83.33%) VPLS
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 10 (83.33%) FCoE
2 10 (83.33%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (83.33%) Multicast
2 10 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (83.33%) Presales
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 10 (83.33%) CCNA
2 10 (83.33%) SSL
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) RIP
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) BGP
1 11 (91.67%) EIGRP
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
1 11 (91.67%) OSPF
1 11 (91.67%) VoIP
1 11 (91.67%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 10 (83.33%) FCoE
2 10 (83.33%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (83.33%) IPsec
2 10 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) RIP
2 10 (83.33%) SSL
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 10 (83.33%) VPLS
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Consultant
1 10 (83.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Provisioning Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) BT
Worcestershire
Franklin Fitch
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago