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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 56 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.10% 0.83% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 4.21% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
MPLS
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
39 95 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.71% 19.79% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33 59 34
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
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

MPLS
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

MPLS
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the York region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in York

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) Websense
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 3 (75.00%) IPv6
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Network Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Websense
3 2 (50.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Nokia
4 1 (25.00%) Brocade
4 1 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (25.00%) F5