Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 37 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.76% 4.15% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 26.67% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 1
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +2.27% -2.22%

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 Bolton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 27 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 20.45% 15.54% 21.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 52
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,100 £21,081
90th Percentile £55,500 £77,500 £52,500
Manchester median annual salary £43,014 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.72% -9.41% +13.33%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Bolton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Compliance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Nimble Storage
1 1 (100.00%) VMware