The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 134 149 168
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 124 65 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.76% 1.23% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.27% 6.67% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 23
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1337 974 1005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.94% 18.43% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 760 756
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
England

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +44 120 £50,000 +5.26% 11
North Yorkshire -20 3 £38,000 -24.00% 1
South Yorkshire -20 1 £42,500 -5.55% 1
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 214 (85.60%) Cisco
2 138 (55.20%) Cisco Certification
3 134 (53.60%) OSPF
3 134 (53.60%) Load Balancing
4 132 (52.80%) Firewall
5 128 (51.20%) BGP
6 114 (45.60%) TCP/IP
7 113 (45.20%) CCNP
8 102 (40.80%) E-Commerce
9 101 (40.40%) WAN
10 99 (39.60%) LAN
11 95 (38.00%) EIGRP
12 92 (36.80%) Windows
13 89 (35.60%) DNS
14 87 (34.80%) VMware
15 83 (33.20%) CheckPoint
16 75 (30.00%) Linux
16 75 (30.00%) Network Security
17 73 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
18 71 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 71 (28.40%) Cisco IOS
18 71 (28.40%) Red Hat
19 69 (27.60%) Clustering
20 68 (27.20%) PCI DSS
21 65 (26.00%) SMTP
22 62 (24.80%) VPN
23 61 (24.40%) Cisco ASA
24 58 (23.20%) PowerShell
25 54 (21.60%) UNIX
26 53 (21.20%) Apache

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 53 (21.20%) IIS
1 53 (21.20%) Apache
2 33 (13.20%) MS Exchange
3 30 (12.00%) Lync
4 26 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.80%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.60%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (7.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.20%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) SaaS
3 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (53.60%) OSPF
2 132 (52.80%) Firewall
3 128 (51.20%) BGP
4 114 (45.60%) TCP/IP
5 101 (40.40%) WAN
6 99 (39.60%) LAN
7 95 (38.00%) EIGRP
8 89 (35.60%) DNS
9 75 (30.00%) Network Security
10 71 (28.40%) Cisco IOS
11 65 (26.00%) SMTP
12 62 (24.80%) VPN
13 61 (24.40%) Cisco ASA
14 49 (19.60%) VoIP
15 37 (14.80%) DHCP
16 34 (13.60%) FWSM
17 31 (12.40%) Unified Communications
18 23 (9.20%) Cisco PIX
19 22 (8.80%) VLAN
19 22 (8.80%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) MySQL
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 22 (8.80%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.20%) Finance
2 8 (3.20%) Advertising
3 4 (1.60%) Games
4 2 (0.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 86 (34.40%) Network Engineer
2 51 (20.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (11.60%) Analyst
4 26 (10.40%) Team Leader
5 20 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 19 (7.60%) Security Analyst
7 18 (7.20%) Architect
7 18 (7.20%) Network Security Analyst
8 16 (6.40%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 16 (6.40%) Network Architect
9 12 (4.80%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (3.60%) Consultant
11 7 (2.80%) Firewall Engineer
11 7 (2.80%) Messaging Engineer
12 6 (2.40%) Communications Manager
12 6 (2.40%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.40%) Exchange Engineer
13 5 (2.00%) Technical Support
13 5 (2.00%) 2nd Line Support
13 5 (2.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) LAMP
1 1 (0.40%) XMPP
1 1 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.60%) Clustering
2 26 (10.40%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.80%) PKI
4 5 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.20%) iPhone
5 3 (1.20%) iPad
5 3 (1.20%) CMDB
6 2 (0.80%) Statistics
6 2 (0.80%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.40%) NHS
7 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 92 (36.80%) Windows
2 75 (30.00%) Linux
3 71 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 54 (21.60%) UNIX
5 13 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.60%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.20%) Android
8 2 (0.80%) CentOS
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (53.60%) Load Balancing
2 102 (40.80%) E-Commerce
3 46 (18.40%) Incident Management
4 40 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
5 33 (13.20%) Network Design
6 29 (11.60%) ITIL
7 18 (7.20%) Network Management
8 16 (6.40%) Network Architecture
9 12 (4.80%) PRINCE2
9 12 (4.80%) Service Delivery
10 11 (4.40%) Change Management
11 8 (3.20%) Cyber Security
12 7 (2.80%) Business Continuity
12 7 (2.80%) Project Management
13 5 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (2.00%) Integration Testing
14 4 (1.60%) ITIL V3
14 4 (1.60%) Migration
14 4 (1.60%) BCP
14 4 (1.60%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 58 (23.20%) PowerShell
2 53 (21.20%) Java
2 53 (21.20%) Perl
3 52 (20.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 138 (55.20%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (45.20%) CCNP
3 43 (17.20%) CCSA
4 40 (16.00%) CCNA
5 34 (13.60%) CCSP
6 28 (11.20%) MCSE
6 28 (11.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (8.40%) MCSA
8 19 (7.60%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (7.60%) CCSE
9 17 (6.80%) RHCA
9 17 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (6.80%) RHCE
10 16 (6.40%) CCIP
11 15 (6.00%) CCIE
12 11 (4.40%) MCITP
13 7 (2.80%) MCTS
14 5 (2.00%) Security Cleared
14 5 (2.00%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (27.20%) PCI DSS
2 5 (2.00%) SLA
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 73 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (21.20%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (5.20%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.80%) UAG
5 6 (2.40%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.20%) XenApp
6 3 (1.20%) vSphere
7 2 (0.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.80%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.80%) MetaFrame
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.20%) SCOM
3 2 (0.80%) SCCM
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.40%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.40%) SCSM
4 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 214 (85.60%) Cisco
2 87 (34.80%) VMware
3 83 (33.20%) CheckPoint
4 71 (28.40%) Red Hat
5 38 (15.20%) Microsoft
6 26 (10.40%) Juniper
7 12 (4.80%) Siemens
7 12 (4.80%) Mitel
7 12 (4.80%) Polycom
7 12 (4.80%) SolarWinds
7 12 (4.80%) F5
8 7 (2.80%) Citrix
9 5 (2.00%) Dell
9 5 (2.00%) Foundry
9 5 (2.00%) WatchGuard
9 5 (2.00%) SonicWALL
9 5 (2.00%) Brocade
9 5 (2.00%) BT
10 4 (1.60%) Redback
10 4 (1.60%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens, bonus, car
Posted: 10 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Car Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago