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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 198 148 179
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +31
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 64 123 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 1.64% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 9.14% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 61 63 40
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.11% -
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
1132 1346 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.78% 17.93% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 861 994 905
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +12.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -40 34 £50,000 +17.64% 5
North Yorkshire +11 15 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South Yorkshire +6 15 £41,500 +0.60% 3
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 128 (90.78%) Cisco
2 99 (70.21%) Cisco Certification
3 81 (57.45%) Firewall
4 77 (54.61%) CCNP
5 67 (47.52%) WAN
6 62 (43.97%) BGP
7 59 (41.84%) OSPF
8 57 (40.43%) ITIL
8 57 (40.43%) Cisco ASA
9 54 (38.30%) CheckPoint
10 53 (37.59%) LAN
11 48 (34.04%) VPN
12 46 (32.62%) Network Security
12 46 (32.62%) Load Balancing
13 37 (26.24%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (24.82%) TCP/IP
15 34 (24.11%) Linux
16 33 (23.40%) VoIP
16 33 (23.40%) Juniper
16 33 (23.40%) IPsec
17 30 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (20.57%) Network Architecture
19 28 (19.86%) EIGRP
20 27 (19.15%) VMware
20 27 (19.15%) CCDP
20 27 (19.15%) CCSE
21 26 (18.44%) Network Design
21 26 (18.44%) Project Management
22 25 (17.73%) CCNA
22 25 (17.73%) Windows

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (7.80%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.55%) IIS
3 3 (2.13%) Apache
3 3 (2.13%) Lync
4 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (12.06%) MS Visio
2 11 (7.80%) MS Office
3 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (57.45%) Firewall
2 67 (47.52%) WAN
3 62 (43.97%) BGP
4 59 (41.84%) OSPF
5 57 (40.43%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (37.59%) LAN
7 48 (34.04%) VPN
8 46 (32.62%) Network Security
9 35 (24.82%) TCP/IP
10 33 (23.40%) VoIP
10 33 (23.40%) IPsec
11 30 (21.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (19.86%) EIGRP
13 24 (17.02%) IPv6
13 24 (17.02%) DNS
14 22 (15.60%) IPv4
15 21 (14.89%) SSL
16 18 (12.77%) VLAN
17 16 (11.35%) VPLS
17 16 (11.35%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.55%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.55%) Riak
3 5 (3.55%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.96%) Games
3 5 (3.55%) Retail
4 3 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Finance
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (42.55%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.60%) Consultant
3 21 (14.89%) Network Analyst
3 21 (14.89%) Analyst
3 21 (14.89%) Network Consultant
4 20 (14.18%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (12.06%) Security Analyst
5 17 (12.06%) Network Security Analyst
6 12 (8.51%) Architect
7 11 (7.80%) Network Specialist
8 10 (7.09%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (7.09%) Cisco Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Security Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Cisco Specialist
10 8 (5.67%) Senior Network Specialist
10 8 (5.67%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Cisco Network Specialist
11 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (4.26%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.96%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (2.13%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.13%) Replication
2 3 (2.13%) Clustering
3 2 (1.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (24.11%) Linux
2 25 (17.73%) Windows
3 9 (6.38%) UNIX
3 9 (6.38%) Mac OS
4 7 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.13%) Solaris
8 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.43%) ITIL
2 46 (32.62%) Load Balancing
3 29 (20.57%) Network Architecture
4 26 (18.44%) Project Management
4 26 (18.44%) Network Design
5 22 (15.60%) Business Continuity
6 16 (11.35%) High Availability
7 15 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (8.51%) BCP
10 11 (7.80%) TOGAF
10 11 (7.80%) Business Continuity Planning
11 10 (7.09%) Supplier Management
12 9 (6.38%) Validation
12 9 (6.38%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.38%) Coaching
13 8 (5.67%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (4.96%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (4.26%) Network Management
15 6 (4.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.84%) Perl
1 4 (2.84%) Python
2 3 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (70.21%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (54.61%) CCNP
3 37 (26.24%) ITIL Certification
4 27 (19.15%) CCSE
4 27 (19.15%) CCDP
5 25 (17.73%) CCNA
6 20 (14.18%) CCSA
7 19 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (12.06%) MCSE
8 17 (12.06%) CCIE
9 13 (9.22%) CCDA
10 10 (7.09%) MCSA
11 7 (4.96%) CCSP
11 7 (4.96%) CCIP
11 7 (4.96%) ISEB
12 6 (4.26%) CISSP
12 6 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (4.26%) VCP5
13 5 (3.55%) JNCIE
14 4 (2.84%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.80%) SLA
2 10 (7.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (16.31%) Active Directory
1 23 (16.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.38%) Terminal Services
3 8 (5.67%) VMware ESX
4 7 (4.96%) vSphere
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (1.42%) vCloud
7 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.84%) Nagios
3 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.42%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.42%) OpenView
4 2 (1.42%) Cacti
5 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 128 (90.78%) Cisco
2 54 (38.30%) CheckPoint
3 33 (23.40%) Juniper
4 27 (19.15%) VMware
5 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
6 16 (11.35%) Brocade
7 15 (10.64%) F5
8 10 (7.09%) HP
8 10 (7.09%) Red Hat
9 8 (5.67%) Oracle
9 8 (5.67%) EMC
10 6 (4.26%) Citrix
10 6 (4.26%) Infoblox
11 5 (3.55%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.55%) IBM
11 5 (3.55%) NetApp
12 3 (2.13%) Websense
12 3 (2.13%) Fortinet
13 2 (1.42%) Riverbed
13 2 (1.42%) CA
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 15% Bonus scheme and over time
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Salary: £Competitive salary, plus great benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago