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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 177 200 151
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -49
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 80 64 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.27% 0.89% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.44% 5.35% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 54
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
948 1196 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.04% 16.68% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 795 946 842
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -19 42 £42,500 -15.00% 4
North Yorkshire +32 21 £50,000 +42.85%
East Yorkshire - 11 £35,000 - 2
South Yorkshire +13 5 £58,500 -10.00%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 91 (86.67%) Cisco
2 71 (67.62%) BGP
3 61 (58.10%) OSPF
4 52 (49.52%) VPN
5 45 (42.86%) WAN
6 44 (41.90%) Firewall
7 37 (35.24%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (35.24%) LAN
8 36 (34.29%) Juniper
9 34 (32.38%) TCP/IP
10 27 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (24.76%) VMware
11 26 (24.76%) EIGRP
12 25 (23.81%) CCNP
12 25 (23.81%) Linux
13 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
13 23 (21.90%) Load Balancing
14 22 (20.95%) Telecoms
14 22 (20.95%) Wireless
15 21 (20.00%) IPsec
15 21 (20.00%) DNS
15 21 (20.00%) SSL
16 20 (19.05%) CCNA
16 20 (19.05%) CheckPoint
17 19 (18.10%) Network Design
18 18 (17.14%) High Availability
19 17 (16.19%) VLAN
19 17 (16.19%) Cisco IOS
20 16 (15.24%) 4G
20 16 (15.24%) VoIP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (12.38%) Skype for Business
2 8 (7.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.90%) Apache
4 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 71 (67.62%) BGP
2 61 (58.10%) OSPF
3 52 (49.52%) VPN
4 45 (42.86%) WAN
5 44 (41.90%) Firewall
6 37 (35.24%) LAN
7 34 (32.38%) TCP/IP
8 27 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
9 26 (24.76%) EIGRP
10 22 (20.95%) Wireless
11 21 (20.00%) DNS
11 21 (20.00%) IPsec
11 21 (20.00%) SSL
12 17 (16.19%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (16.19%) VLAN
13 16 (15.24%) 4G
13 16 (15.24%) VoIP
14 14 (13.33%) Unified Communications
15 13 (12.38%) Network Security
16 12 (11.43%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.76%) Big Data
3 2 (1.90%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.95%) Informix
4 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (20.95%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (4.76%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Network Engineer
2 11 (10.48%) Implementation Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Administrator
4 8 (7.62%) Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Architect
4 8 (7.62%) Ericsson Engineer
4 8 (7.62%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (7.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (7.62%) Network Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Product Manager
4 8 (7.62%) Senior Manager
4 8 (7.62%) Senior Product Manager
4 8 (7.62%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Consultant
5 7 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Security Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) VXML
1 5 (4.76%) XMPP
2 1 (0.95%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (7.62%) Clustering
4 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.76%) e-Health
4 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.86%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.86%) IBM XIV
5 3 (2.86%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.95%) SecurID
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Linux
2 12 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.67%) Windows
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.86%) Unix
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.90%) Load Balancing
2 19 (18.10%) Network Design
3 18 (17.14%) High Availability
4 14 (13.33%) ITIL
4 14 (13.33%) Presales
5 12 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.57%) Network Architecture
6 9 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (7.62%) Change Control
7 8 (7.62%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.67%) Change Management
9 6 (5.71%) Project Management
9 6 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (4.76%) Cisco ICM Scripting
10 5 (4.76%) ITSM
10 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.76%) Migration
10 5 (4.76%) Service Management
10 5 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.71%) SQL
2 5 (4.76%) C
3 3 (2.86%) Perl
3 3 (2.86%) Python
4 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.90%) PHP
4 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (35.24%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.81%) CCNP
3 20 (19.05%) CCNA
4 15 (14.29%) CCIE
5 10 (9.52%) CCDA
6 5 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (3.81%) JNCIA
8 3 (2.86%) CCDP
8 3 (2.86%) CCIP
8 3 (2.86%) CCSP
9 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.95%) CCDE
10 1 (0.95%) CCSE
10 1 (0.95%) Degree
10 1 (0.95%) ISEB
10 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.95%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.95%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.95%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.62%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.62%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.76%) vSphere
5 4 (3.81%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.95%) Firmware
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.95%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (7.62%) Puppet
3 5 (4.76%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.90%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.95%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.95%) Nagios
5 1 (0.95%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 91 (86.67%) Cisco
2 36 (34.29%) Juniper
3 26 (24.76%) VMware
4 23 (21.90%) Microsoft
5 20 (19.05%) CheckPoint
6 13 (12.38%) Brocade
7 12 (11.43%) Red Hat
8 10 (9.52%) F5
8 10 (9.52%) Palo Alto
9 8 (7.62%) BroadSoft
9 8 (7.62%) CA
9 8 (7.62%) Ericsson
9 8 (7.62%) Polycom
9 8 (7.62%) Redback
10 7 (6.67%) Aruba
10 7 (6.67%) Avaya
11 6 (5.71%) HP
11 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.76%) Remedy
13 4 (3.81%) EMC
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago