The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 121 132 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 -37  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 8 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.059% 0.37% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.29% 2.11% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Median salary £42,500 £56,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.10% +49.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.54% -0.50%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 345 379 445
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.34% 17.64% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 274 307 362
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,435
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

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Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Cambridgeshire

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Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Cambridge +6 1 £42,500 -25.11%
MPLS
East of England

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Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cambridgeshire 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

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Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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