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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 215 213 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -93
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 25 44 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.44% 0.66% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 3.87% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 85
Median salary £37,500 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
914 1137 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.98% 17.07% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 762 938 1097
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +24 22 £37,500 -25.00% 4
South Yorkshire +6 2 £50,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -12 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 65 (94.20%) Cisco
2 59 (85.51%) Firewall
3 57 (82.61%) VPN
4 32 (46.38%) OSPF
4 32 (46.38%) BGP
5 26 (37.68%) Linux
6 25 (36.23%) VLAN
7 23 (33.33%) Juniper
7 23 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (31.88%) Windows
9 21 (30.43%) VoIP
10 20 (28.99%) ITIL
10 20 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
11 19 (27.54%) CCNP
12 18 (26.09%) WAN
13 17 (24.64%) DNS
13 17 (24.64%) IPsec
13 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (23.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (23.19%) EIGRP
14 16 (23.19%) HP
15 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
15 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
16 14 (20.29%) Internet
16 14 (20.29%) VMware
16 14 (20.29%) Telecoms
16 14 (20.29%) Network Security
17 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (18.84%) Avaya

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 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (11.59%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Office
1 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) IaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 59 (85.51%) Firewall
2 57 (82.61%) VPN
3 32 (46.38%) BGP
3 32 (46.38%) OSPF
4 25 (36.23%) VLAN
5 21 (30.43%) VoIP
6 18 (26.09%) WAN
7 17 (24.64%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (24.64%) DNS
7 17 (24.64%) IPsec
8 16 (23.19%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (23.19%) EIGRP
9 14 (20.29%) Internet
9 14 (20.29%) Network Security
10 13 (18.84%) LAN
10 13 (18.84%) SAN
10 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
11 12 (17.39%) SSL
12 11 (15.94%) DHCP
13 9 (13.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) MySQL
3 5 (7.25%) MariaDB
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.90%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.45%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (20.29%) Telecoms
2 10 (14.49%) Finance
3 5 (7.25%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Analyst
3 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Network Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Administrator
4 6 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Network Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Network Specialist
5 5 (7.25%) Cloud Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Service Manager
5 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) Cisco Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.45%) LAMP
2 1 (1.45%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) IVR
3 6 (8.70%) FMCG
4 5 (7.25%) Clustering
4 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (5.80%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.90%) iPad
7 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.45%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (37.68%) Linux
2 22 (31.88%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.70%) Unix
7 5 (7.25%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.80%) Solaris
9 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.90%) CentOS
11 1 (1.45%) Debian
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 20 (28.99%) ITIL
3 12 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
4 11 (15.94%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (14.49%) Supplier Management
6 9 (13.04%) Load Balancing
7 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 8 (11.59%) Network Design
7 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
8 7 (10.14%) Regulatory Compliance
8 7 (10.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (8.70%) Change Management
9 6 (8.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 5 (7.25%) Network Architecture
10 5 (7.25%) Network Management
10 5 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (7.25%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.25%) Process Improvement
10 5 (7.25%) Virtual Environments
11 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (27.54%) CCNP
3 9 (13.04%) CCNA
3 9 (13.04%) MCSA
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.80%) CCSA
5 3 (4.35%) CCIE
6 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (2.90%) ISEB
6 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.90%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) CCIP
7 1 (1.45%) Degree
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.25%) GlusterFS
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (7.25%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.80%) OpenSIPS
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.90%) XenApp
7 2 (2.90%) XenServer
8 1 (1.45%) BIND 9
8 1 (1.45%) qmail
8 1 (1.45%) Shibboleth
8 1 (1.45%) Varnish
8 1 (1.45%) Xen
8 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (7.25%) HP NNM
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (5.80%) Nessus
3 2 (2.90%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.45%) Nagios
4 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.45%) Puppet
4 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 65 (94.20%) Cisco
2 23 (33.33%) Juniper
3 16 (23.19%) HP
4 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.29%) VMware
6 13 (18.84%) Avaya
7 11 (15.94%) F5
7 11 (15.94%) Forcepoint
8 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
9 7 (10.14%) Sophos
10 6 (8.70%) Brocade
10 6 (8.70%) Citrix
11 5 (7.25%) arcserve
11 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.80%) Fortinet
13 3 (4.35%) EMC
13 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.90%) IBM
14 2 (2.90%) Oracle
14 2 (2.90%) Symantec
North Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago