The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 102 113 78
Rank change year-on-year +11 -35  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.083% 0.34% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 1.73% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 14
Median salary £42,500 £56,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.11% +56.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00%  

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 263 289 341
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 21.88% 19.49% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 210 230 274
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing MPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Cambridge

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Cambridge

MPLS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Business Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
2 2 (66.67%) Shibboleth
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Telepresence
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Account Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Account Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Presales Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Presales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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