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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 203 146 175
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 47 109 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.64% 1.58% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.04% 8.52% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 33
Average salary £43,750 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
1162 1280 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.88% 18.59% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 914 856 936
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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
(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 -41 44 £50,000 +11.11% 9
South Yorkshire -4 2 £37,000 -19.56%
North Yorkshire -7 1 £37,000 -5.73% 2
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 182 (96.30%) Cisco
2 129 (68.25%) Cisco Certification
3 128 (67.72%) CCNP
4 108 (57.14%) Firewall
5 87 (46.03%) BGP
6 81 (42.86%) OSPF
7 74 (39.15%) WAN
8 72 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
9 70 (37.04%) Network Security
9 70 (37.04%) CheckPoint
10 69 (36.51%) LAN
11 65 (34.39%) Load Balancing
12 55 (29.10%) VoIP
13 54 (28.57%) EIGRP
14 50 (26.46%) VMware
15 48 (25.40%) Windows
16 47 (24.87%) ITIL
17 40 (21.16%) Linux
17 40 (21.16%) Network Architecture
18 39 (20.63%) E-Commerce
19 37 (19.58%) TCP/IP
20 35 (18.52%) VPN
20 35 (18.52%) CCDP
21 34 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
22 33 (17.46%) CCSE
22 33 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
23 32 (16.93%) Project Management
24 31 (16.40%) CCSP
25 30 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
25 30 (15.87%) DNS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (13.23%) IIS
2 21 (11.11%) Apache
3 10 (5.29%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.12%) Lync
5 2 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) Office 365
2 2 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (57.14%) Firewall
2 87 (46.03%) BGP
3 81 (42.86%) OSPF
4 74 (39.15%) WAN
5 72 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
6 70 (37.04%) Network Security
7 69 (36.51%) LAN
8 55 (29.10%) VoIP
9 54 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 37 (19.58%) TCP/IP
11 35 (18.52%) VPN
12 33 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 30 (15.87%) DNS
14 25 (13.23%) Cisco IOS
15 24 (12.70%) IPsec
16 21 (11.11%) VLAN
17 19 (10.05%) SMTP
17 19 (10.05%) FWSM
18 15 (7.94%) VPLS
18 15 (7.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 14 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.76%) Finance
3 8 (4.23%) Games
4 6 (3.17%) Retail
5 4 (2.12%) Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 91 (48.15%) Network Engineer
2 33 (17.46%) Analyst
3 29 (15.34%) Network Analyst
4 26 (13.76%) Security Analyst
4 26 (13.76%) Network Security Analyst
5 25 (13.23%) Senior Network Engineer
6 20 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (7.94%) Architect
7 15 (7.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (7.94%) Network Specialist
8 14 (7.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 14 (7.41%) Consultant
9 13 (6.88%) Network Consultant
10 11 (5.82%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
10 11 (5.82%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 10 (5.29%) Network Architect
11 10 (5.29%) Security Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Network Support
13 8 (4.23%) Cisco Specialist
13 8 (4.23%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.23%) Clustering
2 5 (2.65%) Replication
3 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.06%) PKI
4 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.53%) PMI
4 1 (0.53%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 48 (25.40%) Windows
2 40 (21.16%) Linux
3 22 (11.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (11.11%) UNIX
5 7 (3.70%) Mac OS
6 6 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.06%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (34.39%) Load Balancing
2 47 (24.87%) ITIL
3 40 (21.16%) Network Architecture
4 39 (20.63%) E-Commerce
5 32 (16.93%) Project Management
6 30 (15.87%) Network Design
7 27 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 25 (13.23%) Business Continuity
9 23 (12.17%) Incident Management
10 22 (11.64%) High Availability
11 20 (10.58%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (5.82%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.82%) Mentoring
13 10 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (3.70%) BCP
14 7 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
15 5 (2.65%) Coaching
16 4 (2.12%) Cyber Security
16 4 (2.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 4 (2.12%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.11%) Java
2 19 (10.05%) Perl
2 19 (10.05%) PowerShell
2 19 (10.05%) Bash Shell
3 7 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (68.25%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (67.72%) CCNP
3 35 (18.52%) CCDP
4 33 (17.46%) CCSE
5 31 (16.40%) CCSP
6 30 (15.87%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (13.76%) CCSA
8 22 (11.64%) CCNA
9 12 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (5.82%) CCDA
11 10 (5.29%) CCIE
12 9 (4.76%) CCIP
13 8 (4.23%) MCSE
13 8 (4.23%) MCSA
13 8 (4.23%) JNCIE
14 6 (3.17%) VCP5
14 6 (3.17%) CISSP
14 6 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (2.12%) JNCIP
16 2 (1.06%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.05%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.23%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.58%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (8.99%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.23%) vSphere
5 7 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.65%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.65%) XenApp
6 5 (2.65%) vCloud
7 4 (2.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (2.12%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.06%) MetaFrame
8 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.06%) UAG
9 1 (0.53%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 182 (96.30%) Cisco
2 70 (37.04%) CheckPoint
3 50 (26.46%) VMware
4 26 (13.76%) Juniper
5 22 (11.64%) Red Hat
6 18 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 10 (5.29%) Brocade
8 9 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 8 (4.23%) HP
10 7 (3.70%) EMC
10 7 (3.70%) Citrix
11 6 (3.17%) Oracle
12 5 (2.65%) F5
13 4 (2.12%) Riverbed
14 3 (1.59%) Avaya
15 2 (1.06%) NetApp
15 2 (1.06%) Redback
15 2 (1.06%) ScanSafe
16 1 (0.53%) Barracuda Networks
16 1 (0.53%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Goole, North Humberside
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago