The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 97 93
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.85% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.40% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 8
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.16% -2.00%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 103 172 110
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.00% 13.26% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 55 94 74
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

MPLS
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Glasgow

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Top 28 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 6 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (75.00%) IPsec
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (75.00%) IPsec
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
1 8 (100.00%) Network Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint