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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 198 207 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -63
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 31 56 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.81% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 4.93% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 53 57
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
945 1135 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.04% 16.46% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 786 940 1056
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +10 22 £42,000 -16.00% 2
South Yorkshire +14 8 £48,750 +30.00%
North Yorkshire +7 2 £55,000 +22.22%
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 100 (88.50%) Cisco
2 84 (74.34%) VPN
3 71 (62.83%) Firewall
4 63 (55.75%) BGP
5 62 (54.87%) OSPF
6 49 (43.36%) Juniper
7 36 (31.86%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (31.86%) Linux
8 35 (30.97%) TCP/IP
9 33 (29.20%) CCNP
9 33 (29.20%) VoIP
10 27 (23.89%) Internet
10 27 (23.89%) IPsec
10 27 (23.89%) VLAN
11 25 (22.12%) Telecoms
12 24 (21.24%) WAN
13 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
14 22 (19.47%) SSL
15 21 (18.58%) IPv6
15 21 (18.58%) 4G
15 21 (18.58%) HSRP
16 20 (17.70%) DNS
17 19 (16.81%) CCNA
17 19 (16.81%) LAN
17 19 (16.81%) EIGRP
17 19 (16.81%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (16.81%) Network Design
18 18 (15.93%) Cisco Nexus
19 17 (15.04%) Brocade
19 17 (15.04%) Windows

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 11 (9.73%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.42%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.54%) Apache
3 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) nginx
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.85%) MS Office
2 10 (8.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.88%) IaaS
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (74.34%) VPN
2 71 (62.83%) Firewall
3 63 (55.75%) BGP
4 62 (54.87%) OSPF
5 35 (30.97%) TCP/IP
6 33 (29.20%) VoIP
7 27 (23.89%) Internet
7 27 (23.89%) IPsec
7 27 (23.89%) VLAN
8 24 (21.24%) WAN
9 22 (19.47%) SSL
10 21 (18.58%) 4G
10 21 (18.58%) HSRP
10 21 (18.58%) IPv6
11 20 (17.70%) DNS
12 19 (16.81%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (16.81%) EIGRP
12 19 (16.81%) LAN
13 18 (15.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (14.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.54%) MySQL
3 3 (2.65%) MariaDB
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) JIRA
1 3 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.88%) Subversion
2 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (22.12%) Telecoms
2 16 (14.16%) Finance
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.65%) Back Office
5 3 (2.65%) Electronics
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Law
7 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (44.25%) Network Engineer
2 23 (20.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (11.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Design Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Analyst
6 11 (9.73%) Ericsson Engineer
6 11 (9.73%) Implementation Engineer
7 10 (8.85%) Network Analyst
7 10 (8.85%) Product Manager
8 8 (7.08%) Network Security Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Security Analyst
9 7 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Network Specialist
9 7 (6.19%) Project Engineer
9 7 (6.19%) Telecoms Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Manager
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Product Manager
11 5 (4.42%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.88%) LAMP
2 1 (0.88%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.19%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (5.31%) RSA SecurID
4 5 (4.42%) Clustering
5 4 (3.54%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.54%) FMCG
6 3 (2.65%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.77%) iPad
7 2 (1.77%) IVR
7 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.88%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.88%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.88%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.88%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.86%) Linux
2 17 (15.04%) Windows
3 12 (10.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.19%) Unix
5 6 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.31%) Solaris
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.65%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.81%) Network Design
2 15 (13.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (13.27%) ITIL
3 14 (12.39%) Network Architecture
4 12 (10.62%) Load Balancing
4 12 (10.62%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (8.85%) Presales
6 8 (7.08%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.19%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (6.19%) Change Management
7 7 (6.19%) PRINCE2
7 7 (6.19%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (5.31%) High Availability
8 6 (5.31%) Network Management
8 6 (5.31%) PRINCE
8 6 (5.31%) Process Improvement
9 5 (4.42%) Risk Management
10 4 (3.54%) Product Management
10 4 (3.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.31%) PowerShell
1 6 (5.31%) SQL
2 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.65%) Perl
3 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (31.86%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (29.20%) CCNP
3 19 (16.81%) CCNA
4 6 (5.31%) CCSA
5 5 (4.42%) CCIP
5 5 (4.42%) MCSA
5 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.54%) CCIE
7 3 (2.65%) ISEB
7 3 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.77%) JNCIE
8 2 (1.77%) JNCIP
8 2 (1.77%) MCSE
9 1 (0.88%) CCDA
9 1 (0.88%) CCDP
9 1 (0.88%) Degree
9 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.88%) MCITP
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.08%) vCloud
3 8 (7.08%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.42%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.65%) GlusterFS
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.65%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.65%) XenApp
6 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.77%) XenServer
7 1 (0.88%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.88%) qmail
7 1 (0.88%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.88%) Varnish
7 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (5.31%) HP NNM
1 6 (5.31%) Nessus
2 3 (2.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.65%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (2.65%) Nagios
3 2 (1.77%) Cacti
3 2 (1.77%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.77%) Graphite
3 2 (1.77%) Opsview
3 2 (1.77%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 100 (88.50%) Cisco
2 49 (43.36%) Juniper
3 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
4 17 (15.04%) Brocade
5 12 (10.62%) HP
5 12 (10.62%) Red Hat
5 12 (10.62%) VMware
6 11 (9.73%) Ericsson
6 11 (9.73%) Redback
7 10 (8.85%) BroadSoft
7 10 (8.85%) CheckPoint
7 10 (8.85%) Citrix
7 10 (8.85%) Polycom
8 9 (7.96%) F5
9 8 (7.08%) Forcepoint
9 8 (7.08%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.31%) Fortinet
11 5 (4.42%) Palo Alto
12 4 (3.54%) Avaya
12 4 (3.54%) Barracuda Networks
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