Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - +81
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 25 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.50% 1.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.99% 7.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 0
Derbyshire median annual salary £20,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.86% - -
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% +14.29%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 139 131 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 19.44% 17.99% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 128 90 173
Derbyshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +0.72%
10th Percentile £20,000 £25,000 £21,050
90th Percentile £43,750 £50,000 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Derbyshire

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Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Derbyshire

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Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Derbyshire

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Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby - 24 £20,000 -
Chesterfield +1 1 £37,500 +7.14%
MPLS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 22 (88.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (60.00%) Ticket Management
3 15 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (60.00%) ITIL
3 15 (60.00%) Broadband
3 15 (60.00%) Time Management
3 15 (60.00%) iPhone
3 15 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 15 (60.00%) Network Management
3 15 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) Windows
6 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) HP
6 8 (32.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
7 7 (28.00%) F5
7 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
7 7 (28.00%) NetScaler
7 7 (28.00%) ThinApp
7 7 (28.00%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (28.00%) DNS
7 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (28.00%) XenApp

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 7 (28.00%) IIS
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (28.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Broadband
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) Skype
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) Service Desk Support
1 15 (60.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (28.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Cisco Support
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Support
3 7 (28.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Voice Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (60.00%) iPhone
4 7 (28.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
1 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
1 15 (60.00%) Network Management
1 15 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
1 15 (60.00%) Ticket Management
1 15 (60.00%) Time Management
2 13 (52.00%) Service Delivery
3 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Acquisition
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (28.00%) vCloud
2 7 (28.00%) Virtual Machines
2 7 (28.00%) Xen
2 7 (28.00%) XenApp
2 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (36.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) HP
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) AppSense
4 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (28.00%) Citrix
4 7 (28.00%) EMC
4 7 (28.00%) F5
4 7 (28.00%) IBM
4 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) McAfee
4 7 (28.00%) NetApp
4 7 (28.00%) Nokia
4 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 7 (28.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) Apple
5 2 (8.00%) Mitel
5 2 (8.00%) Virgin Media