Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 142 156
Rank change year-on-year -33 +14 +9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.13% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 1.21% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Cambridge median annual salary £25,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.38% +16.67% -10.00%
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +16.67% -10.00%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 601 496 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 19.79% 21.68% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 506 422 451
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Cambridge over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Junos
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP

MPLS
Co-occurring 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 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) F5