The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 42 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.87% - 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
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
48 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.95% 10.00% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 27 35
Median salary £47,500 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Redditch - 5 £50,000 -
Worcester - 1 £40,000 -
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 17 (94.44%) VoIP
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
1 17 (94.44%) OSPF
1 17 (94.44%) BGP
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (88.89%) VPLS
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco PIX
2 16 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 16 (88.89%) FCoE
2 16 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 16 (88.89%) Presales
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 16 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) Wireless
2 16 (88.89%) IPsec
2 16 (88.89%) CCNP
2 16 (88.89%) CCNA
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (88.89%) Juniper
2 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 16 (88.89%) RIP
2 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 16 (88.89%) VPN
2 16 (88.89%) SSL
2 16 (88.89%) Multicast
2 16 (88.89%) Spanning Tree
2 16 (88.89%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) BGP
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco ASA
1 17 (94.44%) OSPF
1 17 (94.44%) VoIP
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco PIX
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 16 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 16 (88.89%) FCoE
2 16 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
2 16 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 16 (88.89%) Multicast
2 16 (88.89%) RIP
2 16 (88.89%) Spanning Tree
2 16 (88.89%) SSL
2 16 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 16 (88.89%) VPLS
2 16 (88.89%) VPN
2 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 16 (88.89%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Consultant
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 16 (88.89%) Consultant
1 16 (88.89%) Network Consultant
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Presales
2 1 (5.56%) Business Development
2 1 (5.56%) Telemarketing
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CCNA
1 16 (88.89%) CCNP
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint