The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - 56 56
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York - 0.78% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.55% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 10
Average salary - £45,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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North Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 66 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.26% 17.23% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 94 42 76
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in York

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Salary Trend in York

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

MPLS Salary Trend in York

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

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Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint