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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 132 147 176
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 143 91 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.92% 1.53% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.40% 9.18% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 100 68 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 £38,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £59,500
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
1375 991 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.49% 16.63% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1031 750 955
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +41 124 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -15 13 £55,000 +29.41%
North Yorkshire -18 6 £35,000 -22.22% 5
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 271 (93.13%) Cisco
2 176 (60.48%) Cisco Certification
3 175 (60.14%) CCNP
4 173 (59.45%) Firewall
5 155 (53.26%) BGP
6 150 (51.55%) OSPF
7 133 (45.70%) WAN
8 127 (43.64%) LAN
9 118 (40.55%) Network Security
10 114 (39.18%) Load Balancing
11 110 (37.80%) E-Commerce
12 105 (36.08%) VMware
13 99 (34.02%) Windows
14 96 (32.99%) VoIP
14 96 (32.99%) CheckPoint
14 96 (32.99%) EIGRP
15 89 (30.58%) TCP/IP
16 87 (29.90%) Cisco ASA
17 85 (29.21%) Linux
18 79 (27.15%) DNS
19 77 (26.46%) VMware Infrastructure
20 70 (24.05%) Cisco IOS
21 69 (23.71%) IIS
22 67 (23.02%) Red Hat
22 67 (23.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 67 (23.02%) Clustering
23 65 (22.34%) Java
23 65 (22.34%) Apache
24 62 (21.31%) SMTP
24 62 (21.31%) CCSP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 69 (23.71%) IIS
2 65 (22.34%) Apache
3 16 (5.50%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.09%) Lync
6 2 (0.69%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.72%) MS Office
2 3 (1.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Office 365
2 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.69%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (59.45%) Firewall
2 155 (53.26%) BGP
3 150 (51.55%) OSPF
4 133 (45.70%) WAN
5 127 (43.64%) LAN
6 118 (40.55%) Network Security
7 96 (32.99%) VoIP
7 96 (32.99%) EIGRP
8 89 (30.58%) TCP/IP
9 87 (29.90%) Cisco ASA
10 79 (27.15%) DNS
11 70 (24.05%) Cisco IOS
12 62 (21.31%) SMTP
13 56 (19.24%) VPN
14 50 (17.18%) FWSM
15 24 (8.25%) VLAN
16 21 (7.22%) IPsec
17 20 (6.87%) VPLS
18 18 (6.19%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (5.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.34%) MySQL
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 22 (7.56%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.75%) Advertising
3 8 (2.75%) Games
4 7 (2.41%) Retail
5 4 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 133 (45.70%) Network Engineer
2 59 (20.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (13.75%) Analyst
4 34 (11.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 31 (10.65%) Architect
6 29 (9.97%) Network Analyst
7 27 (9.28%) Security Analyst
7 27 (9.28%) Network Security Analyst
8 25 (8.59%) Network Architect
9 13 (4.47%) Cisco Engineer
10 12 (4.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (3.44%) IP Engineer
12 9 (3.09%) Network Specialist
13 8 (2.75%) Security Engineer
14 7 (2.41%) Network Support
14 7 (2.41%) Operations Analyst
14 7 (2.41%) Team Leader
14 7 (2.41%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.34%) LAMP
1 1 (0.34%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (23.02%) Clustering
2 14 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.75%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.06%) PKI
5 5 (1.72%) Replication
6 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.34%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.34%) IVR
7 1 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 99 (34.02%) Windows
2 85 (29.21%) Linux
3 67 (23.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (20.27%) UNIX
5 8 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.03%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.03%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.34%) CentOS
10 1 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (39.18%) Load Balancing
2 110 (37.80%) E-Commerce
3 59 (20.27%) Capacity Planning
4 58 (19.93%) Incident Management
5 44 (15.12%) ITIL
6 42 (14.43%) Network Design
7 31 (10.65%) Project Management
7 31 (10.65%) Network Architecture
8 16 (5.50%) Business Continuity
9 13 (4.47%) PRINCE2
10 12 (4.12%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.78%) High Availability
12 10 (3.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (2.06%) Change Management
14 6 (2.06%) BCP
14 6 (2.06%) Business Continuity Planning
14 6 (2.06%) DevOps
15 5 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (1.72%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.34%) Java
2 60 (20.62%) Perl
3 59 (20.27%) PowerShell
3 59 (20.27%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 176 (60.48%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (60.14%) CCNP
3 62 (21.31%) CCSP
4 32 (11.00%) CCSA
5 31 (10.65%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (9.62%) CCNA
7 25 (8.59%) CCDP
8 21 (7.22%) CCSE
9 20 (6.87%) CCIE
10 17 (5.84%) CCIP
11 12 (4.12%) JNCIE
12 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (2.75%) CCDA
14 6 (2.06%) MCSE
14 6 (2.06%) MCSA
15 4 (1.37%) CISSP
15 4 (1.37%) JNCIP
16 3 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 3 (1.03%) JNCIA
16 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (20.27%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.75%) SLA
3 3 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.69%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.34%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 77 (26.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (20.62%) VMware ESXi
3 22 (7.56%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.12%) XenApp
5 9 (3.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 9 (3.09%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.41%) MetaFrame
6 7 (2.41%) vCloud
6 7 (2.41%) XenDesktop
6 7 (2.41%) vSphere
7 6 (2.06%) UAG
8 5 (1.72%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.72%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.69%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.34%) SCCM
2 1 (0.34%) SCOM
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 271 (93.13%) Cisco
2 105 (36.08%) VMware
3 96 (32.99%) CheckPoint
4 67 (23.02%) Red Hat
5 43 (14.78%) Juniper
6 20 (6.87%) SolarWinds
7 18 (6.19%) Microsoft
8 15 (5.15%) Citrix
9 14 (4.81%) F5
10 11 (3.78%) Brocade
11 9 (3.09%) HP
12 8 (2.75%) EMC
13 6 (2.06%) Oracle
13 6 (2.06%) Redback
14 5 (1.72%) Riverbed
15 4 (1.37%) NetApp
16 3 (1.03%) Avaya
17 2 (0.69%) Dell
17 2 (0.69%) Siemens
17 2 (0.69%) Mitel
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