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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 187 171 191
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 41 76 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.80% 1.27% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.47% 8.21% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 75
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
749 926 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.60% 15.49% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 627 749 947
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +10 34 £37,500 -6.25% 2
South Yorkshire +7 6 £47,500 -16.66%
North Yorkshire -18 3 £55,000 +15.78%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 67 (95.71%) Cisco
2 48 (68.57%) Firewall
3 36 (51.43%) Windows
4 34 (48.57%) WAN
4 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
5 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 28 (40.00%) Windows Server
7 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (38.57%) VPN
7 27 (38.57%) Avaya
7 27 (38.57%) ITIL
7 27 (38.57%) VMware
8 26 (37.14%) Telecoms
8 26 (37.14%) LAN
8 26 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (35.71%) BGP
10 21 (30.00%) VLAN
11 20 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 20 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (28.57%) MS Exchange
12 19 (27.14%) OSPF
12 19 (27.14%) F5
13 18 (25.71%) Linux
13 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (25.71%) HP
14 16 (22.86%) CCNP
14 16 (22.86%) OpenSIPS
15 15 (21.43%) SAN
16 14 (20.00%) Juniper

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 20 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
4 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Office
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Mimecast
2 7 (10.00%) Office 365
3 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 48 (68.57%) Firewall
2 34 (48.57%) WAN
3 27 (38.57%) VPN
4 26 (37.14%) LAN
5 25 (35.71%) BGP
6 21 (30.00%) VLAN
7 19 (27.14%) OSPF
8 15 (21.43%) SAN
9 14 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 12 (17.14%) Internet
11 11 (15.71%) VoIP
12 10 (14.29%) DNS
12 10 (14.29%) IPsec
13 8 (11.43%) ADSL
13 8 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (11.43%) DHCP
13 8 (11.43%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (10.00%) SSL
15 6 (8.57%) Broadband
15 6 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (4.29%) MariaDB
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 26 (37.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 16 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (18.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) IT Manager
8 6 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Server Engineer
10 4 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.43%) IVR
3 3 (4.29%) Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) FMCG
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (51.43%) Windows
2 28 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (25.71%) Linux
5 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) Unix
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) ITIL
2 20 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 13 (18.57%) Fault Analysis
4 13 (18.57%) Problem Management
5 10 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (12.86%) Mentoring
6 9 (12.86%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (12.86%) Supplier Management
7 8 (11.43%) Regulatory Compliance
8 6 (8.57%) Network Design
9 4 (5.71%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (4.29%) Budget Control
10 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.29%) Migration
10 3 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.86%) Security Monitoring
11 2 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) Perl
3 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (22.86%) CCNP
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (11.43%) MCSA
5 7 (10.00%) CCNA
6 4 (5.71%) CCIE
7 3 (4.29%) CCIP
8 2 (2.86%) JNCIE
8 2 (2.86%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.86%) MCSE
9 1 (1.43%) CCDA
9 1 (1.43%) CCSP
9 1 (1.43%) ISEB
9 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.43%) MCITP
9 1 (1.43%) VCAP
9 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 26 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (22.86%) OpenSIPS
4 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.29%) GlusterFS
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (2.86%) Firmware
6 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.86%) XenApp
6 2 (2.86%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.71%) SCCM
1 11 (15.71%) SCOM
2 6 (8.57%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.29%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 67 (95.71%) Cisco
2 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 27 (38.57%) Avaya
3 27 (38.57%) VMware
4 19 (27.14%) F5
5 18 (25.71%) HP
6 14 (20.00%) Juniper
7 8 (11.43%) Forcepoint
7 8 (11.43%) Sophos
8 7 (10.00%) Citrix
9 6 (8.57%) Brocade
10 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.71%) 3PAR
12 3 (4.29%) arcserve
12 3 (4.29%) EMC
13 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.86%) NetApp
13 2 (2.86%) Oracle
13 2 (2.86%) Symantec
14 1 (1.43%) CommVault
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