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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 153 141 174
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 115 99 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.60% 1.61% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 9.21% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 93 63 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1254 1075 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.49% 17.44% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 978 779 970
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +12 100 £45,000 - 5
South Yorkshire -18 8 £62,500 +47.05%
North Yorkshire -15 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 262 (94.93%) Cisco
2 173 (62.68%) Cisco Certification
3 172 (62.32%) CCNP
4 164 (59.42%) Firewall
5 148 (53.62%) BGP
6 144 (52.17%) OSPF
7 126 (45.65%) WAN
8 120 (43.48%) LAN
9 111 (40.22%) Network Security
10 101 (36.59%) Load Balancing
11 95 (34.42%) E-Commerce
11 95 (34.42%) VMware
12 94 (34.06%) CheckPoint
12 94 (34.06%) VoIP
13 93 (33.70%) EIGRP
14 92 (33.33%) Windows
15 86 (31.16%) Cisco ASA
16 78 (28.26%) Linux
17 77 (27.90%) TCP/IP
18 69 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 65 (23.55%) DNS
20 61 (22.10%) Cisco IOS
21 60 (21.74%) IIS
22 58 (21.01%) Clustering
22 58 (21.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 58 (21.01%) Red Hat
23 56 (20.29%) Java
23 56 (20.29%) Apache
23 56 (20.29%) CCSP
24 53 (19.20%) Capacity Planning

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (21.74%) IIS
2 56 (20.29%) Apache
3 10 (3.62%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.17%) Lync
5 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (1.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.81%) Office 365
2 2 (0.72%) IaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (59.42%) Firewall
2 148 (53.62%) BGP
3 144 (52.17%) OSPF
4 126 (45.65%) WAN
5 120 (43.48%) LAN
6 111 (40.22%) Network Security
7 94 (34.06%) VoIP
8 93 (33.70%) EIGRP
9 86 (31.16%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (27.90%) TCP/IP
11 65 (23.55%) DNS
12 61 (22.10%) Cisco IOS
13 51 (18.48%) SMTP
14 49 (17.75%) VPN
15 44 (15.94%) FWSM
16 27 (9.78%) VLAN
17 24 (8.70%) IPsec
18 22 (7.97%) VPLS
18 22 (7.97%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (5.80%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.36%) MySQL
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 20 (7.25%) Finance
2 16 (5.80%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.90%) Games
4 7 (2.54%) Retail
5 4 (1.45%) Banking
6 3 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 131 (47.46%) Network Engineer
2 50 (18.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (14.86%) Analyst
4 34 (12.32%) Senior Network Engineer
5 32 (11.59%) Network Analyst
6 31 (11.23%) Architect
7 29 (10.51%) Security Analyst
7 29 (10.51%) Network Security Analyst
8 24 (8.70%) Network Architect
9 14 (5.07%) Cisco Engineer
10 13 (4.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (3.99%) Consultant
11 11 (3.99%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 11 (3.99%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 10 (3.62%) Network Consultant
12 10 (3.62%) IP Engineer
13 8 (2.90%) Security Engineer
13 8 (2.90%) Network Specialist
14 7 (2.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (2.54%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.36%) LAMP
1 1 (0.36%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.01%) Clustering
2 10 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.81%) Replication
4 4 (1.45%) PKI
5 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.36%) PMI
7 1 (0.36%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.36%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 92 (33.33%) Windows
2 78 (28.26%) Linux
3 58 (21.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 50 (18.12%) UNIX
5 8 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.81%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.72%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.36%) CentOS
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (36.59%) Load Balancing
2 95 (34.42%) E-Commerce
3 53 (19.20%) Capacity Planning
4 50 (18.12%) Incident Management
5 48 (17.39%) ITIL
6 41 (14.86%) Network Design
7 38 (13.77%) Network Architecture
8 36 (13.04%) Project Management
9 21 (7.61%) Business Continuity
10 15 (5.43%) PRINCE2
10 15 (5.43%) High Availability
11 13 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (4.71%) Mentoring
12 11 (3.99%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (2.90%) BCP
13 8 (2.90%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (2.17%) DevOps
15 5 (1.81%) Migration
15 5 (1.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (1.81%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 56 (20.29%) Java
2 51 (18.48%) Perl
3 50 (18.12%) PowerShell
3 50 (18.12%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 173 (62.68%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (62.32%) CCNP
3 56 (20.29%) CCSP
4 33 (11.96%) ITIL Certification
4 33 (11.96%) CCSA
5 30 (10.87%) CCNA
6 29 (10.51%) CCDP
7 26 (9.42%) CCSE
8 20 (7.25%) CCIE
9 14 (5.07%) CCIP
10 12 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (4.35%) JNCIE
11 10 (3.62%) CCDA
12 8 (2.90%) MCSE
12 8 (2.90%) MCSA
13 6 (2.17%) CISSP
14 5 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (1.45%) JNCIP
15 4 (1.45%) VCP5
16 3 (1.09%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (18.12%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.90%) SLA
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.72%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 69 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (18.48%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (7.97%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.35%) XenApp
5 9 (3.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (3.26%) VMware ESX
6 8 (2.90%) vSphere
7 7 (2.54%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.54%) vCloud
7 7 (2.54%) MetaFrame
8 5 (1.81%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.81%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.45%) UAG
10 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 262 (94.93%) Cisco
2 95 (34.42%) VMware
3 94 (34.06%) CheckPoint
4 58 (21.01%) Red Hat
5 41 (14.86%) Juniper
6 18 (6.52%) Microsoft
7 17 (6.16%) SolarWinds
8 13 (4.71%) Citrix
9 11 (3.99%) Brocade
10 10 (3.62%) F5
11 9 (3.26%) HP
12 8 (2.90%) EMC
13 6 (2.17%) Redback
13 6 (2.17%) Oracle
14 5 (1.81%) Riverbed
15 4 (1.45%) NetApp
16 3 (1.09%) Avaya
17 2 (0.72%) ScanSafe
18 1 (0.36%) CommVault
18 1 (0.36%) IBM
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