Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 99 94
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.38% 1.25% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.51% 7.79% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 18
Coventry median annual salary £55,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.94% -3.13% +19.61%
10th Percentile £50,625 £22,500 £35,125
90th Percentile £63,000 £65,000 £49,425
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +12.50%

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 199 231 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.00% 16.10% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 157 218 174
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,511
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +11.66% -8.81%
10th Percentile £30,300 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,350 £59,150 £51,390
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year +0.63% +4.61% +1.33%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Coventry

MPLS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Coventry

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

Salary histogram for MPLS in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Mitel
3 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) SABSA
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) RIP
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP
4 1 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (20.00%) GDB
1 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
1 1 (20.00%) sqlmap
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel Voice Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Mitel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) OAuth
1 1 (20.00%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) SABSA
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) NIST 800
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Nmap
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Meraki