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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 189 129 152
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +23
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 59 127 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.86% 1.79% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 9.38% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 57 62 51
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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
1156 1354 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.84% 19.08% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1047 755
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 2015. 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
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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 -71 34 £50,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +18 22 £45,000 +18.42% 2
South Yorkshire 0 3 £34,000 -22.28% 4
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

1 104 (83.87%) Cisco
2 85 (68.55%) Cisco Certification
2 85 (68.55%) WAN
3 70 (56.45%) Firewall
4 68 (54.84%) LAN
5 62 (50.00%) VPN
6 59 (47.58%) BGP
7 58 (46.77%) ITIL
8 57 (45.97%) CCNP
9 54 (43.55%) TCP/IP
10 49 (39.52%) OSPF
11 43 (34.68%) DNS
12 41 (33.06%) Cisco ASA
13 40 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
13 40 (32.26%) Linux
14 39 (31.45%) CheckPoint
15 34 (27.42%) Network Security
16 33 (26.61%) Windows
16 33 (26.61%) MS Visio
17 30 (24.19%) VMware
18 29 (23.39%) Juniper
18 29 (23.39%) IPv6
18 29 (23.39%) Load Balancing
19 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
19 27 (21.77%) IPv4
20 25 (20.16%) IPsec
20 25 (20.16%) Network Design
21 24 (19.35%) F5
21 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
22 23 (18.55%) VoIP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 7 (5.65%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.84%) IIS
3 3 (2.42%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.61%) Confluence
4 2 (1.61%) Lync
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (26.61%) MS Visio
2 20 (16.13%) MS Office
3 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.81%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 85 (68.55%) WAN
2 70 (56.45%) Firewall
3 68 (54.84%) LAN
4 62 (50.00%) VPN
5 59 (47.58%) BGP
6 54 (43.55%) TCP/IP
7 49 (39.52%) OSPF
8 43 (34.68%) DNS
9 41 (33.06%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (27.42%) Network Security
11 29 (23.39%) IPv6
12 27 (21.77%) IPv4
13 25 (20.16%) IPsec
14 23 (18.55%) VoIP
15 18 (14.52%) SSL
16 17 (13.71%) EIGRP
17 16 (12.90%) IP Telephony
18 15 (12.10%) Spanning Tree
19 13 (10.48%) Unified Communications
20 12 (9.68%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.87%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (8.87%) NoSQL
1 11 (8.87%) Riak
1 11 (8.87%) MySQL
2 8 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.65%) Retail
2 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (30.65%) Network Engineer
2 16 (12.90%) Consultant
2 16 (12.90%) Architect
3 15 (12.10%) Network Consultant
4 14 (11.29%) Network Manager
4 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (8.87%) Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) Network Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Security Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (7.26%) Network Security Analyst
7 9 (7.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 9 (7.26%) Network Implementation Engineer
8 8 (6.45%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (6.45%) Senior Implementation Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Developer
10 5 (4.03%) Technical Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Implementation Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Network Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.48%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) IVR
4 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.26%) Linux
2 33 (26.61%) Windows
3 15 (12.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (9.68%) UNIX
5 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) Solaris
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) AIX
8 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.77%) ITIL
2 29 (23.39%) Load Balancing
3 25 (20.16%) Network Design
4 17 (13.71%) Project Management
5 14 (11.29%) BCP
6 13 (10.48%) TOGAF
6 13 (10.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (10.48%) Supplier Management
7 12 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (9.68%) Business Continuity
7 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 11 (8.87%) Business Continuity Planning
8 11 (8.87%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.06%) Validation
9 10 (8.06%) Coaching
10 9 (7.26%) Network Management
11 6 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (4.03%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.03%) Network Architecture
13 4 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) Perl
1 6 (4.84%) Python
2 4 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (68.55%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (45.97%) CCNP
3 40 (32.26%) ITIL Certification
4 22 (17.74%) CCSA
4 22 (17.74%) CCNA
5 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (12.10%) CCSE
6 13 (10.48%) ISEB
6 13 (10.48%) CCIP
6 13 (10.48%) MCSE
6 13 (10.48%) CCIE
7 10 (8.06%) CCDA
7 10 (8.06%) CCDP
8 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
8 3 (2.42%) Degree
9 2 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.61%) MCSA
9 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (8.06%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 23 (18.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (10.48%) VMware ESX
4 11 (8.87%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.81%) vSphere
6 1 (0.81%) vCloud
6 1 (0.81%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (17.74%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.84%) Nagios
3 3 (2.42%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.61%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.61%) WSUS
4 2 (1.61%) OpenView
4 2 (1.61%) Cacti
5 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (83.87%) Cisco
2 39 (31.45%) CheckPoint
3 30 (24.19%) VMware
4 29 (23.39%) Juniper
5 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
6 24 (19.35%) F5
7 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
8 18 (14.52%) Brocade
9 15 (12.10%) HP
10 13 (10.48%) Oracle
11 12 (9.68%) Infoblox
12 11 (8.87%) NetApp
12 11 (8.87%) IBM
12 11 (8.87%) EMC
13 9 (7.26%) Citrix
14 4 (3.23%) Websense
14 4 (3.23%) Fortinet
14 4 (3.23%) SolarWinds
15 3 (2.42%) Avaya
16 2 (1.61%) CA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: Competitive £ plus bens such as excellent pension, 25+ days hol & more
Posted: 14 days ago