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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 121 144 157
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 151 74 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.06% 1.39% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.45% 7.99% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 76 58 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,050 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £55,000
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
1445 926 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.69% 17.45% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1089 698 863
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +40 142 £45,000 - 3
South Yorkshire -21 8 £50,000 +11.11%
North Yorkshire -17 1 £38,000 -22.05%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 232 (86.25%) Cisco
2 146 (54.28%) OSPF
3 145 (53.90%) BGP
3 145 (53.90%) Firewall
4 144 (53.53%) Cisco Certification
5 133 (49.44%) CCNP
5 133 (49.44%) Load Balancing
6 122 (45.35%) E-Commerce
7 119 (44.24%) TCP/IP
8 114 (42.38%) Windows
9 112 (41.64%) VMware
10 107 (39.78%) WAN
11 105 (39.03%) LAN
12 104 (38.66%) EIGRP
13 99 (36.80%) DNS
14 93 (34.57%) Network Security
15 92 (34.20%) Linux
16 89 (33.09%) VMware Infrastructure
17 85 (31.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 85 (31.60%) Red Hat
17 85 (31.60%) CheckPoint
18 84 (31.23%) Cisco IOS
19 80 (29.74%) Clustering
20 78 (29.00%) PCI DSS
21 72 (26.77%) SMTP
22 69 (25.65%) VoIP
23 66 (24.54%) Apache
23 66 (24.54%) Java
23 66 (24.54%) IIS
24 64 (23.79%) UNIX

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 66 (24.54%) IIS
1 66 (24.54%) Apache
2 32 (11.90%) MS Exchange
3 27 (10.04%) Lync
4 26 (9.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (54.28%) OSPF
2 145 (53.90%) BGP
2 145 (53.90%) Firewall
3 119 (44.24%) TCP/IP
4 107 (39.78%) WAN
5 105 (39.03%) LAN
6 104 (38.66%) EIGRP
7 99 (36.80%) DNS
8 93 (34.57%) Network Security
9 84 (31.23%) Cisco IOS
10 72 (26.77%) SMTP
11 69 (25.65%) VoIP
12 62 (23.05%) Cisco ASA
13 55 (20.45%) VPN
14 44 (16.36%) FWSM
15 33 (12.27%) DHCP
16 29 (10.78%) Unified Communications
17 17 (6.32%) VLAN
18 15 (5.58%) VPLS
19 12 (4.46%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.37%) MySQL
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (5.58%) Finance
2 12 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.97%) Advertising
4 2 (0.74%) Games
4 2 (0.74%) Legal
4 2 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (34.94%) Network Engineer
2 61 (22.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (12.27%) Analyst
4 27 (10.04%) Architect
5 26 (9.67%) Team Leader
6 24 (8.92%) Network Architect
7 21 (7.81%) Network Analyst
8 20 (7.43%) Security Analyst
9 19 (7.06%) Network Security Analyst
10 17 (6.32%) Senior Network Engineer
11 16 (5.95%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 7 (2.60%) Messaging Engineer
13 6 (2.23%) Communications Manager
13 6 (2.23%) Exchange Engineer
13 6 (2.23%) Support Analyst
14 5 (1.86%) Technical Support
14 5 (1.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 5 (1.86%) Technical Support Analyst
14 5 (1.86%) Technical Analyst
14 5 (1.86%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.37%) LAMP
1 1 (0.37%) XMPP
1 1 (0.37%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 80 (29.74%) Clustering
2 26 (9.67%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.46%) PKI
4 6 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.12%) CMDB
6 2 (0.74%) Statistics
7 1 (0.37%) NHS
7 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.37%) IVR
7 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 114 (42.38%) Windows
2 92 (34.20%) Linux
3 85 (31.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 64 (23.79%) UNIX
5 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.74%) CentOS
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (49.44%) Load Balancing
2 122 (45.35%) E-Commerce
3 54 (20.07%) Incident Management
4 48 (17.84%) Capacity Planning
5 40 (14.87%) Network Design
6 27 (10.04%) ITIL
7 15 (5.58%) Network Architecture
8 14 (5.20%) Project Management
9 11 (4.09%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.09%) Change Management
10 10 (3.72%) Network Management
11 8 (2.97%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.60%) Business Continuity
13 6 (2.23%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (2.23%) Cyber Security
14 4 (1.49%) Business Continuity Planning
14 4 (1.49%) DevOps
14 4 (1.49%) Migration
14 4 (1.49%) BCP
14 4 (1.49%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 66 (24.54%) Java
2 64 (23.79%) PowerShell
3 63 (23.42%) Perl
4 62 (23.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 144 (53.53%) Cisco Certification
2 133 (49.44%) CCNP
3 44 (16.36%) CCSP
4 39 (14.50%) CCSA
5 37 (13.75%) CCNA
6 26 (9.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (9.29%) MCSE
8 22 (8.18%) MCSA
9 21 (7.81%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (7.06%) CCSE
11 17 (6.32%) RHCA
11 17 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (6.32%) RHCE
12 16 (5.95%) CCIP
13 15 (5.58%) CCIE
14 8 (2.97%) JNCIE
15 7 (2.60%) MCTS
15 7 (2.60%) MCITP
16 6 (2.23%) CCDP
17 5 (1.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (29.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.86%) SLA
3 2 (0.74%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 89 (33.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 63 (23.42%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (5.58%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.46%) UAG
5 7 (2.60%) XenApp
6 6 (2.23%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.86%) MetaFrame
7 5 (1.86%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.86%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.12%) vSphere
8 3 (1.12%) vCloud
9 2 (0.74%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.49%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.74%) SCOM
3 1 (0.37%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 232 (86.25%) Cisco
2 112 (41.64%) VMware
3 85 (31.60%) Red Hat
3 85 (31.60%) CheckPoint
4 34 (12.64%) Juniper
5 31 (11.52%) Microsoft
6 16 (5.95%) SolarWinds
7 14 (5.20%) F5
8 12 (4.46%) Polycom
8 12 (4.46%) Mitel
8 12 (4.46%) Siemens
9 10 (3.72%) Citrix
10 8 (2.97%) Redback
11 5 (1.86%) HP
12 4 (1.49%) Dell
12 4 (1.49%) NetApp
12 4 (1.49%) WatchGuard
12 4 (1.49%) SonicWALL
13 3 (1.12%) Brocade
13 3 (1.12%) Nokia
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