The first table below looks at the demand 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 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.46% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £43,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.68% 13.72% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 33
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
West Midlands

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 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 1 £43,500 -
MPLS
West Midlands

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
3 9 (81.82%) VoIP
4 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 8 (72.73%) Linux
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (63.64%) CCNA
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (45.45%) Network Management
7 4 (36.36%) Statistics
7 4 (36.36%) Business Development
7 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 4 (36.36%) Information Security
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (36.36%) SAN
7 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 4 (36.36%) C#
7 4 (36.36%) C++
7 4 (36.36%) PHP
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) VB
7 4 (36.36%) .NET

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) VLAN
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) SCCP
6 1 (9.09%) H.323
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Development Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Support
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Computer Science
2 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Management
2 4 (36.36%) Business Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) PHP
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) CCNA
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
1 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Motorola
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat