Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 115 139
Rank change year-on-year -28 +24 -8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.68% 1.26% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.22% 11.72% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 4
Glasgow median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.12% +75.00% -24.73%
10th Percentile £38,800 £31,250 £31,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £42,575
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +85.71% -20.45%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 241 239 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.97% 10.75% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 164 145 138
Glasgow median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.59% +3.05%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,900 £25,250
90th Percentile £58,375 £66,500 £54,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 12 (80.00%) WAN
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (60.00%) CCIE
4 8 (53.33%) BGP
5 6 (40.00%) JNCIE
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
7 4 (26.67%) OSPF
7 4 (26.67%) CCNP
7 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
8 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (20.00%) SNMP
9 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (13.33%) CCNA
9 2 (13.33%) VPN
9 2 (13.33%) SLA
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) Line Management
9 2 (13.33%) F5
9 2 (13.33%) Network Design
9 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
9 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
10 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
10 1 (6.67%) Junos
10 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis

MPLS
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) OSPF
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
7 1 (6.67%) ADSL
7 1 (6.67%) CTI
7 1 (6.67%) DHCP
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
7 1 (6.67%) PBX
7 1 (6.67%) SHDSL
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (6.67%) WLAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) IP Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architect
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Network Support
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design Architect
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Graduate Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IP Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) CCIE
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) JNCIE
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
4 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.67%) CCDP
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Polycom