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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 198 207 161
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -46
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 29 43 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.70% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.54% 4.30% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 97
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +9.19%
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
820 1000 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.44% 16.18% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 682 803 1007
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
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 10 December 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 10 December 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
West Yorkshire +16 20 £40,000 -3.03% 4
South Yorkshire +10 8 £45,000 -18.18%
North Yorkshire -1 3 £30,000 -35.48% 1
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 54 (96.43%) Cisco
2 42 (75.00%) Firewall
3 32 (57.14%) Windows
4 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
5 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
5 25 (44.64%) VPN
6 23 (41.07%) WAN
6 23 (41.07%) ITIL
6 23 (41.07%) Windows Server
7 22 (39.29%) Avaya
7 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
8 21 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (35.71%) VMware
9 20 (35.71%) LAN
10 17 (30.36%) BGP
10 17 (30.36%) VLAN
11 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (25.00%) Linux
12 14 (25.00%) SAN
12 14 (25.00%) F5
13 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
13 13 (23.21%) HP
13 13 (23.21%) OSPF
14 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (21.43%) DNS
14 12 (21.43%) OpenSIPS

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 16 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Mimecast
2 6 (10.71%) Office 365
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.36%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (75.00%) Firewall
2 25 (44.64%) VPN
3 23 (41.07%) WAN
4 20 (35.71%) LAN
5 17 (30.36%) BGP
5 17 (30.36%) VLAN
6 14 (25.00%) SAN
7 13 (23.21%) OSPF
8 12 (21.43%) DNS
9 11 (19.64%) Internet
10 10 (17.86%) Asterisk PBX
11 8 (14.29%) ADSL
11 8 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (14.29%) DHCP
11 8 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (12.50%) VoIP
13 6 (10.71%) EIGRP
13 6 (10.71%) Network Security
13 6 (10.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) MySQL
3 5 (8.93%) MariaDB
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 22 (39.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Network Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Cloud Administrator
5 5 (8.93%) Network Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.29%) IVR
3 5 (8.93%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (7.14%) FMCG
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 23 (41.07%) Windows Server
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (25.00%) Linux
5 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.57%) CentOS
7 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Unix
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 21 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (17.86%) Fault Analysis
3 10 (17.86%) ITIL V3
3 10 (17.86%) Problem Management
3 10 (17.86%) Supplier Management
4 9 (16.07%) Penetration Testing
5 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 8 (14.29%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (8.93%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.93%) Network Design
6 5 (8.93%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.36%) Budget Control
8 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (17.86%) CCNP
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.29%) MCSA
5 5 (8.93%) CCNA
6 4 (7.14%) CCIE
7 2 (3.57%) CCIP
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIE
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.79%) Degree
8 1 (1.79%) ISEB
8 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (51.79%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
4 12 (21.43%) OpenSIPS
5 5 (8.93%) GlusterFS
5 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (8.93%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.79%) Firmware
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.79%) XenApp
8 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) SCCM
1 8 (14.29%) SCOM
2 5 (8.93%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 54 (96.43%) Cisco
2 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
3 22 (39.29%) Avaya
4 20 (35.71%) VMware
5 14 (25.00%) F5
6 13 (23.21%) HP
7 9 (16.07%) Juniper
8 8 (14.29%) Forcepoint
8 8 (14.29%) Sophos
9 5 (8.93%) arcserve
9 5 (8.93%) Citrix
10 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (3.57%) EMC
12 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.79%) Civica
12 1 (1.79%) Dell
12 1 (1.79%) IBM
12 1 (1.79%) NetApp
12 1 (1.79%) Oracle
12 1 (1.79%) Symantec
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