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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 195 138 153
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 58 125 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.85% 1.76% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 9.45% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 54 57 48
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
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
1097 1323 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.03% 18.62% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 908 1025 780
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -64 38 £50,000 - 6
North Yorkshire +7 11 £45,000 +18.42% 2
South Yorkshire +6 9 £41,500 +3.75%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 101 (84.17%) Cisco
2 82 (68.33%) Cisco Certification
3 72 (60.00%) Firewall
4 71 (59.17%) WAN
5 57 (47.50%) ITIL
5 57 (47.50%) BGP
6 55 (45.83%) LAN
6 55 (45.83%) CCNP
7 54 (45.00%) VPN
8 50 (41.67%) OSPF
9 47 (39.17%) Cisco ASA
10 46 (38.33%) CheckPoint
11 40 (33.33%) Linux
12 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
12 39 (32.50%) ITIL Certification
13 37 (30.83%) Network Security
14 35 (29.17%) DNS
15 33 (27.50%) Load Balancing
16 32 (26.67%) Windows
17 29 (24.17%) Juniper
18 27 (22.50%) VMware
18 27 (22.50%) Network Design
19 26 (21.67%) IPsec
19 26 (21.67%) MS Visio
20 25 (20.83%) IPv6
21 24 (20.00%) CCNA
21 24 (20.00%) VoIP
21 24 (20.00%) F5
22 23 (19.17%) IPv4
23 22 (18.33%) Microsoft

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (5.83%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.00%) IIS
3 3 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) Confluence
4 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) MS Visio
2 15 (12.50%) MS Office
3 12 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
1 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 72 (60.00%) Firewall
2 71 (59.17%) WAN
3 57 (47.50%) BGP
4 55 (45.83%) LAN
5 54 (45.00%) VPN
6 50 (41.67%) OSPF
7 47 (39.17%) Cisco ASA
8 39 (32.50%) TCP/IP
9 37 (30.83%) Network Security
10 35 (29.17%) DNS
11 26 (21.67%) IPsec
12 25 (20.83%) IPv6
13 24 (20.00%) VoIP
14 23 (19.17%) IPv4
15 18 (15.00%) SSL
15 18 (15.00%) EIGRP
16 16 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
17 14 (11.67%) Spanning Tree
18 11 (9.17%) Unified Communications
18 11 (9.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (7.50%) NoSQL
1 9 (7.50%) Riak
1 9 (7.50%) MySQL
2 8 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.00%) Retail
2 4 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (31.67%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.17%) Network Consultant
2 17 (14.17%) Consultant
3 15 (12.50%) Architect
4 13 (10.83%) Analyst
4 13 (10.83%) Network Analyst
4 13 (10.83%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 10 (8.33%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.83%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 7 (5.83%) Implementation Engineer
9 6 (5.00%) Network Manager
9 6 (5.00%) Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Cisco Specialist
9 6 (5.00%) Network Specialist
9 6 (5.00%) Senior Network Specialist
9 6 (5.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.17%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Clustering
5 1 (0.83%) IVR
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 40 (33.33%) Linux
2 32 (26.67%) Windows
3 13 (10.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (10.00%) UNIX
5 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 3 (2.50%) Solaris
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) ITIL
2 33 (27.50%) Load Balancing
3 27 (22.50%) Network Design
4 15 (12.50%) Project Management
5 13 (10.83%) Business Continuity
5 13 (10.83%) Network Architecture
6 12 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 11 (9.17%) TOGAF
7 11 (9.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (9.17%) BCP
8 10 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (7.50%) Network Management
9 9 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.50%) Business Continuity Planning
9 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.67%) Coaching
10 8 (6.67%) Validation
11 7 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.00%) Perl
1 6 (5.00%) Python
2 4 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (68.33%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (45.83%) CCNP
3 39 (32.50%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (20.00%) CCNA
5 19 (15.83%) CCSA
6 18 (15.00%) CCSE
7 16 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (11.67%) MCSE
8 14 (11.67%) CCIE
9 13 (10.83%) CCDP
10 11 (9.17%) ISEB
11 8 (6.67%) CCDA
12 6 (5.00%) CCIP
13 3 (2.50%) MCSA
13 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
14 2 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (1.67%) Degree
14 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (1.67%) Check Point Certification
15 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (18.33%) Active Directory
1 22 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.17%) VMware ESX
3 9 (7.50%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (4.17%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.83%) KVM
6 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (15.83%) FortiGate
2 6 (5.00%) Nagios
3 3 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.67%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.67%) OpenView
4 2 (1.67%) Cacti
5 1 (0.83%) WSUS
5 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (84.17%) Cisco
2 46 (38.33%) CheckPoint
3 29 (24.17%) Juniper
4 27 (22.50%) VMware
5 24 (20.00%) F5
6 22 (18.33%) Microsoft
7 19 (15.83%) Red Hat
8 13 (10.83%) Brocade
9 12 (10.00%) HP
10 11 (9.17%) Oracle
11 10 (8.33%) Infoblox
12 9 (7.50%) NetApp
12 9 (7.50%) IBM
12 9 (7.50%) EMC
13 7 (5.83%) Citrix
14 4 (3.33%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.33%) Websense
15 3 (2.50%) Fortinet
15 3 (2.50%) Avaya
16 2 (1.67%) CA
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