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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 61 64 77
Rank change year-on-year +3 +13  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.54% 2.16% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 12.23% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 2
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £39,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £68,700 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.62% -1.50%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 87 139 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 15.54% 17.66% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 75 114 114
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +19.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

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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

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Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Coventry over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Coventry

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) CCSP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) ISSAP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) SABSA
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) RTP
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) SLA

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Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) SNMP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (25.00%) DSL
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) H.323
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) MGCP
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) RTP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Information Security
1 2 (50.00%) SABSA
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) CCSP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CISSP
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) ISSAP
1 2 (50.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
Coventry
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Salary: £30000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago