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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 50
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £46,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+1.07% +1.08%
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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
42 39 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.83% 15.23% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 40 36 54
Median salary £38,750 £36,097 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.34% +20.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) RIP
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) CCNA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) Juniper
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 8 (88.89%) VPLS
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) FCoE
2 8 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (88.89%) Multicast
2 8 (88.89%) Spanning Tree
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) Presales
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) Telemarketing

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 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 8 (88.89%) BGP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Wireless
2 8 (88.89%) EIGRP
2 8 (88.89%) FCoE
2 8 (88.89%) Fibre Channel
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 8 (88.89%) iSCSI
2 8 (88.89%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) OSPF
2 8 (88.89%) RIP
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) VPLS
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Consultant
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 8 (88.89%) Consultant
1 8 (88.89%) Network Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development
2 1 (11.11%) Telemarketing
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNA
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Juniper