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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 171 202 151
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -51
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 80 66 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.28% 0.91% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.07% 5.80% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 64
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
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
991 1137 1372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.89% 15.72% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 808 867 1024
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North Yorkshire +27 45 £42,500 -5.55%
West Yorkshire +13 29 £38,750 -22.50% 5
South Yorkshire +6 6 £47,500 +14.45% 1
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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.

1 136 (85.00%) Cisco
2 102 (63.75%) BGP
3 100 (62.50%) VPN
4 91 (56.88%) OSPF
5 80 (50.00%) Firewall
6 67 (41.88%) Juniper
7 59 (36.88%) TCP/IP
8 56 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
9 54 (33.75%) WAN
10 46 (28.75%) CCNP
11 44 (27.50%) LAN
12 41 (25.63%) Linux
13 38 (23.75%) Telecoms
14 36 (22.50%) VoIP
14 36 (22.50%) SSL
14 36 (22.50%) IPsec
15 34 (21.25%) Microsoft
16 33 (20.63%) CCNA
16 33 (20.63%) 4G
17 31 (19.38%) EIGRP
17 31 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
18 30 (18.75%) Network Design
18 30 (18.75%) HSRP
19 29 (18.13%) VLAN
20 27 (16.88%) DNS
21 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
22 25 (15.63%) Wireless
22 25 (15.63%) Finance
23 24 (15.00%) Internet
23 24 (15.00%) VRRP

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 22 (13.75%) Skype for Business
2 7 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.25%) Apache
3 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.63%) Confluence
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.63%) IIS
4 1 (0.63%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (10.63%) MS Visio
2 15 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (63.75%) BGP
2 100 (62.50%) VPN
3 91 (56.88%) OSPF
4 80 (50.00%) Firewall
5 59 (36.88%) TCP/IP
6 54 (33.75%) WAN
7 44 (27.50%) LAN
8 36 (22.50%) IPsec
8 36 (22.50%) SSL
8 36 (22.50%) VoIP
9 33 (20.63%) 4G
10 31 (19.38%) Cisco ASA
10 31 (19.38%) EIGRP
11 30 (18.75%) HSRP
12 29 (18.13%) VLAN
13 27 (16.88%) DNS
14 25 (15.63%) Wireless
15 24 (15.00%) Internet
15 24 (15.00%) VRRP
16 21 (13.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.88%) Big Data
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.63%) Subversion
2 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (23.75%) Telecoms
2 25 (15.63%) Finance
3 7 (4.38%) Banking
3 7 (4.38%) Marketing
4 4 (2.50%) Electronics
4 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.25%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 22 (13.75%) Cisco Engineer
3 20 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
4 19 (11.88%) Design Engineer
5 17 (10.63%) Analyst
5 17 (10.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 17 (10.63%) Ericsson Engineer
6 16 (10.00%) Network Analyst
6 16 (10.00%) Product Manager
7 12 (7.50%) Senior Manager
7 12 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Senior Product Manager
8 8 (5.00%) Administrator
8 8 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 8 (5.00%) Security Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.38%) Consultant
9 7 (4.38%) Project Engineer
9 7 (4.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 5 (3.13%) VXML
1 5 (3.13%) XMPP
2 1 (0.63%) LAMP
2 1 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 11 (6.88%) Data Centre
3 8 (5.00%) Clustering
4 7 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.38%) RSA SecurID
5 5 (3.13%) e-Health
6 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.25%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.25%) IBM XIV
8 2 (1.25%) iPad
8 2 (1.25%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.63%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.63%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 41 (25.63%) Linux
2 11 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (6.25%) Windows
4 9 (5.63%) Unix
5 8 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.75%) Solaris
7 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Debian
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.75%) Network Design
2 23 (14.38%) ITIL
3 22 (13.75%) Load Balancing
4 21 (13.13%) Network Monitoring
5 19 (11.88%) Presales
6 18 (11.25%) High Availability
6 18 (11.25%) Network Architecture
7 14 (8.75%) Change Management
7 14 (8.75%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (5.63%) Change Control
9 9 (5.63%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.63%) Network Management
9 9 (5.63%) PRINCE2
9 9 (5.63%) Project Management
10 7 (4.38%) Process Improvement
10 7 (4.38%) Validation
10 7 (4.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 6 (3.75%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.75%) SQL
2 5 (3.13%) C
2 5 (3.13%) Perl
3 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.88%) Python
3 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (28.75%) CCNP
3 33 (20.63%) CCNA
4 14 (8.75%) CCIE
5 11 (6.88%) CCDA
6 7 (4.38%) CCSA
7 6 (3.75%) CCIP
8 5 (3.13%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (1.88%) CCDP
9 3 (1.88%) JNCIA
9 3 (1.88%) MCSA
9 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.25%) CCSP
10 2 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.25%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.25%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.25%) MCSE
10 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.63%) CCSE
11 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (4.38%) SLA
2 6 (3.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (6.88%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.63%) vCloud
4 7 (4.38%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.75%) VMware ESX
6 5 (3.13%) vSphere
7 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.25%) XenServer
8 1 (0.63%) BIND 9
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.63%) qmail
8 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.63%) Varnish
8 1 (0.63%) Xen
8 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (6.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.38%) HP NNM
2 7 (4.38%) Puppet
2 7 (4.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 6 (3.75%) Nessus
4 3 (1.88%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.88%) Nagios
5 2 (1.25%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.25%) Cacti
5 2 (1.25%) Graphite
5 2 (1.25%) Opsview
5 2 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.63%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 136 (85.00%) Cisco
2 67 (41.88%) Juniper
3 34 (21.25%) Microsoft
4 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
5 23 (14.38%) Brocade
5 23 (14.38%) VMware
6 17 (10.63%) Ericsson
6 17 (10.63%) Red Hat
6 17 (10.63%) Redback
7 16 (10.00%) BroadSoft
7 16 (10.00%) Polycom
8 15 (9.38%) Palo Alto
9 14 (8.75%) F5
10 13 (8.13%) SolarWinds
11 10 (6.25%) HP
12 9 (5.63%) Avaya
12 9 (5.63%) Citrix
13 8 (5.00%) Aruba
13 8 (5.00%) CA
14 7 (4.38%) Fortinet
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Training + Certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago