Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 +14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 1.19% - 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Aberdeen median annual salary £50,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £47,500 - £42,500
90th Percentile £52,500 - £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +81.82% -4.67% -6.25%

MPLS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 6 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 7.14% 19.48% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 7
Aberdeen median annual salary £43,500 £49,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.22% +22.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £26,950 £36,900 £32,200
90th Percentile £51,000 £60,000 £49,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing MPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Aberdeen

MPLS
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS in Aberdeen.

Salary trend for MPLS in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCDP
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper