The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 162 174 219
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +45
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 63 84 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 1.31% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.76% 8.86% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 55 72 49
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.20% +1.05%

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
719 948 1163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.86% 14.80% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 627 799 917
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +22 46 £36,250 -17.14% 5
North Yorkshire -13 12 £55,000 +18.91%
South Yorkshire +13 3 £45,500 -46.47% 1
East Yorkshire -12 3 £32,000 -8.57%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 89 (96.74%) Cisco
2 58 (63.04%) Firewall
3 50 (54.35%) WAN
4 42 (45.65%) BGP
5 35 (38.04%) OSPF
5 35 (38.04%) Active Directory
6 34 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 32 (34.78%) VPN
7 32 (34.78%) VMware
8 31 (33.70%) Windows
9 30 (32.61%) CCNP
10 29 (31.52%) LAN
11 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (28.26%) Juniper
13 25 (27.17%) ITIL
14 24 (26.09%) Windows Server
15 22 (23.91%) Linux
15 22 (23.91%) Avaya
15 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
16 21 (22.83%) Telecoms
17 20 (21.74%) VLAN
18 19 (20.65%) F5
19 18 (19.57%) FortiGate
19 18 (19.57%) HP
20 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2010
21 16 (17.39%) Citrix
21 16 (17.39%) Internet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (22.83%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.09%) Confluence
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Office
2 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Office 365
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.35%) Mimecast
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 58 (63.04%) Firewall
2 50 (54.35%) WAN
3 42 (45.65%) BGP
4 35 (38.04%) OSPF
5 32 (34.78%) VPN
6 29 (31.52%) LAN
7 20 (21.74%) VLAN
8 16 (17.39%) Internet
9 15 (16.30%) VoIP
10 13 (14.13%) Asterisk PBX
11 11 (11.96%) IPsec
11 11 (11.96%) SAN
12 10 (10.87%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (10.87%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (10.87%) SSL
13 9 (9.78%) DNS
14 8 (8.70%) ADSL
14 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
15 6 (6.52%) Broadband
15 6 (6.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) MySQL
1 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.09%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 21 (22.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 1 (1.09%) Back Office
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (48.91%) Network Engineer
2 32 (34.78%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (31.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Support Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 9 (9.78%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Architect
10 5 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Analyst
10 5 (5.43%) Designer
10 5 (5.43%) Juniper Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) Core Network Designer
11 4 (4.35%) IP Designer
11 4 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.35%) IVR
3 3 (3.26%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 31 (33.70%) Windows
2 24 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 22 (23.91%) Linux
3 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (7.61%) Windows 7
5 5 (5.43%) Unix
6 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.26%) Solaris
7 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.17%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) ITIL
2 13 (14.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (14.13%) ITIL V3
3 12 (13.04%) Fault Analysis
3 12 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 11 (11.96%) Network Design
5 6 (6.52%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (5.43%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.43%) Migration
6 5 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.35%) Regulatory Compliance
7 4 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.26%) Budget Control
8 3 (3.26%) Converged Infrastructure
8 3 (3.26%) High Availability
8 3 (3.26%) Presales
9 2 (2.17%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.35%) SQL
3 3 (3.26%) PHP
4 2 (2.17%) Perl
4 2 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (36.96%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (32.61%) CCNP
3 10 (10.87%) CCNA
4 9 (9.78%) CCIE
5 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.35%) CCIP
6 4 (4.35%) MCSA
6 4 (4.35%) MCSE
7 3 (3.26%) MCITP
7 3 (3.26%) VCAP
7 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.17%) CCDA
8 2 (2.17%) CCSP
8 2 (2.17%) Degree
8 2 (2.17%) ISEB
8 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.17%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.17%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.17%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (38.04%) Active Directory
2 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.22%) OpenSIPS
4 10 (10.87%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.61%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.35%) XenApp
7 3 (3.26%) vSphere
8 2 (2.17%) Firmware
8 2 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.17%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.09%) vCloud
9 1 (1.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (19.57%) FortiGate
2 12 (13.04%) SCCM
2 12 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 89 (96.74%) Cisco
2 32 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (34.78%) VMware
3 26 (28.26%) Juniper
4 22 (23.91%) Avaya
5 19 (20.65%) F5
6 18 (19.57%) HP
7 16 (17.39%) Citrix
8 10 (10.87%) Brocade
9 7 (7.61%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.52%) CheckPoint
11 5 (5.43%) Dell
11 5 (5.43%) NetApp
11 5 (5.43%) Oracle
11 5 (5.43%) Palo Alto
11 5 (5.43%) Red Hat
11 5 (5.43%) SonicWALL
12 4 (4.35%) EMC
12 4 (4.35%) Sophos
12 4 (4.35%) WatchGuard
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