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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 51 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.97% 4.24% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.86% 20.00% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 1
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%

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
102 60 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 28.65% 21.20% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 100 56 28
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram 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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Evesham - 3 £27,500 -
Malvern - 3 £100,000 -
Worcester - 1 £27,500 -
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) WAN
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (45.45%) Presales
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (36.36%) Pattern Matching
3 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 4 (36.36%) BGP
3 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) SIEM
3 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
4 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (27.27%) Draytek
4 3 (27.27%) Huawei
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
4 3 (27.27%) Meraki

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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) BGP
2 4 (36.36%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
3 3 (27.27%) HSRP
3 3 (27.27%) IPv4
3 3 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Security Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Presales
2 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (36.36%) Data Loss Prevention
2 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
2 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Pattern Matching
2 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (27.27%) Data Security
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) QMS
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Draytek
2 3 (27.27%) Fortinet
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Huawei
2 3 (27.27%) Meraki
2 3 (27.27%) NETGEAR
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft