The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 193 118 147
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 58 148 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 2.06% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.06% 10.35% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 56 76 58
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
MPLS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1147 1430 923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.90% 19.86% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 954 1076 695
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 -87 30 £50,000 +11.11%
North Yorkshire +25 27 £45,000 +18.42% 2
South Yorkshire -4 1 £25,000 -50.00% 2
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 102 (84.30%) Cisco
2 89 (73.55%) WAN
3 83 (68.60%) Cisco Certification
4 71 (58.68%) LAN
5 65 (53.72%) Firewall
6 63 (52.07%) VPN
7 58 (47.93%) BGP
8 56 (46.28%) TCP/IP
9 55 (45.45%) CCNP
10 52 (42.98%) ITIL
11 49 (40.50%) OSPF
12 47 (38.84%) DNS
13 40 (33.06%) Linux
14 39 (32.23%) Cisco ASA
15 37 (30.58%) CheckPoint
16 36 (29.75%) ITIL Certification
17 33 (27.27%) MS Visio
18 32 (26.45%) Windows
19 29 (23.97%) VMware
19 29 (23.97%) IPv6
19 29 (23.97%) Network Security
20 28 (23.14%) Load Balancing
21 27 (22.31%) IPv4
21 27 (22.31%) Juniper
22 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
23 24 (19.83%) IPsec
23 24 (19.83%) Network Design
23 24 (19.83%) F5
24 23 (19.01%) CCNA
24 23 (19.01%) Active Directory

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 6 (4.96%) IIS
1 6 (4.96%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.48%) Apache
2 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.65%) Confluence
3 2 (1.65%) Lync
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 19 (15.70%) MS Office
3 16 (13.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 89 (73.55%) WAN
2 71 (58.68%) LAN
3 65 (53.72%) Firewall
4 63 (52.07%) VPN
5 58 (47.93%) BGP
6 56 (46.28%) TCP/IP
7 49 (40.50%) OSPF
8 47 (38.84%) DNS
9 39 (32.23%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (23.97%) IPv6
10 29 (23.97%) Network Security
11 27 (22.31%) IPv4
12 24 (19.83%) IPsec
13 23 (19.01%) VoIP
14 17 (14.05%) IP Telephony
14 17 (14.05%) SSL
14 17 (14.05%) EIGRP
15 15 (12.40%) DHCP
16 14 (11.57%) Spanning Tree
16 14 (11.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.92%) MySQL
1 12 (9.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 12 (9.92%) NoSQL
1 12 (9.92%) Riak
2 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.65%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.13%) Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Electronics
3 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (26.45%) Network Engineer
2 19 (15.70%) Network Manager
3 17 (14.05%) Architect
4 15 (12.40%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (11.57%) Consultant
6 13 (10.74%) Network Consultant
7 12 (9.92%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 9 (7.44%) Analyst
8 9 (7.44%) Network Analyst
9 8 (6.61%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Implementation Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (5.79%) Network Security Analyst
10 7 (5.79%) Security Analyst
11 6 (4.96%) Developer
11 6 (4.96%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
12 4 (3.31%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.31%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.48%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.65%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.65%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) IVR
4 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) DTV
5 1 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.06%) Linux
2 32 (26.45%) Windows
3 16 (13.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.92%) UNIX
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.48%) Solaris
6 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.48%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.83%) AIX
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.98%) ITIL
2 28 (23.14%) Load Balancing
3 24 (19.83%) Network Design
4 14 (11.57%) TOGAF
5 13 (10.74%) Supplier Management
5 13 (10.74%) Project Management
6 12 (9.92%) BCP
6 12 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (9.92%) Mentoring
7 11 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (9.09%) Business Continuity
8 10 (8.26%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.26%) Network Management
8 10 (8.26%) Business Continuity Planning
9 9 (7.44%) Coaching
9 9 (7.44%) Validation
10 6 (4.96%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.31%) Penetration Testing
11 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.31%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.96%) Perl
1 6 (4.96%) Python
2 4 (3.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (68.60%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (45.45%) CCNP
3 36 (29.75%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (19.01%) CCNA
5 20 (16.53%) CCSA
6 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (11.57%) ISEB
7 14 (11.57%) CCIP
8 13 (10.74%) CCSE
8 13 (10.74%) MCSE
9 12 (9.92%) CCIE
10 9 (7.44%) CCDA
11 8 (6.61%) CCDP
12 3 (2.48%) Degree
12 3 (2.48%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.65%) Check Point Certification
13 2 (1.65%) MCSA
14 1 (0.83%) CCSP
14 1 (0.83%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.44%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (19.01%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.57%) VMware ESX
4 12 (9.92%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.48%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.83%) Firmware
6 1 (0.83%) KVM
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) vCloud
6 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (17.36%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.96%) Nagios
3 2 (1.65%) WSUS
3 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.65%) Cacti
3 2 (1.65%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.65%) OpenView
4 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 102 (84.30%) Cisco
2 37 (30.58%) CheckPoint
3 29 (23.97%) VMware
4 27 (22.31%) Juniper
5 25 (20.66%) Microsoft
6 24 (19.83%) F5
7 22 (18.18%) Red Hat
8 19 (15.70%) Brocade
9 16 (13.22%) HP
10 14 (11.57%) Oracle
11 13 (10.74%) Infoblox
12 12 (9.92%) IBM
12 12 (9.92%) EMC
12 12 (9.92%) NetApp
13 9 (7.44%) Citrix
14 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
14 4 (3.31%) Websense
15 3 (2.48%) Avaya
15 3 (2.48%) SolarWinds
16 2 (1.65%) Riverbed
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 12 days ago