The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 144 148
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 35 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.37% 0.93% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.51% 6.79% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 30 32
Median salary £40,250 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.87% -22.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £49,250
% change year-on-year -4.25% -4.56%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 304 442 642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 11.91% 13.73% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 260 361 511
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

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Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Leeds

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Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Leeds over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 39 (66.10%) Firewall
3 35 (59.32%) WAN
4 33 (55.93%) OSPF
4 33 (55.93%) BGP
5 27 (45.76%) VLAN
6 26 (44.07%) VMware
7 24 (40.68%) Juniper
8 23 (38.98%) VPN
8 23 (38.98%) Linux
9 21 (35.59%) CCNP
9 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
10 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
11 18 (30.51%) F5
11 18 (30.51%) VoIP
11 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
12 15 (25.42%) ITIL
12 15 (25.42%) Windows
13 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (22.03%) CCIP
14 13 (22.03%) Avaya
15 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
15 11 (18.64%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (18.64%) High Availability
15 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (18.64%) Spanning Tree
15 11 (18.64%) Linux Command Line

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (18.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Mimecast
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (66.10%) Firewall
2 35 (59.32%) WAN
3 33 (55.93%) BGP
3 33 (55.93%) OSPF
4 27 (45.76%) VLAN
5 23 (38.98%) VPN
6 18 (30.51%) VoIP
7 11 (18.64%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (18.64%) Spanning Tree
8 10 (16.95%) IPsec
8 10 (16.95%) SAN
8 10 (16.95%) SSL
9 7 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (11.86%) IP Telephony
10 6 (10.17%) ADSL
10 6 (10.17%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (10.17%) LAN
11 5 (8.47%) DNS
12 4 (6.78%) DHCP
13 3 (5.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (1.69%) MySQL
1 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.69%) Riak
General
1 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Network Engineer
2 27 (45.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 21 (35.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Juniper Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Network Operations Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Design Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) IP Design Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) IP Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Architect
7 5 (8.47%) Designer
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Data Centre
2 11 (18.64%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (8.47%) IVR
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.08%) Solaris
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.69%) Debian
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 11 (18.64%) High Availability
3 10 (16.95%) Network Design
4 7 (11.86%) Presales
5 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL V3
5 6 (10.17%) People Management
6 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.47%) Fault Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.08%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.08%) Migration
8 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.69%) Project Management
8 1 (1.69%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) CCNP
1 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (22.03%) CCIP
3 7 (11.86%) CCDA
3 7 (11.86%) CCSP
4 6 (10.17%) CCIE
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIE
4 6 (10.17%) JNCIP
5 4 (6.78%) CCNA
6 3 (5.08%) MCITP
6 3 (5.08%) MCSE
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.08%) VCAP
6 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.69%) ISEB
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
3 1 (1.69%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
3 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.17%) OpenSIPS
5 3 (5.08%) vSphere
5 3 (5.08%) XenApp
6 2 (3.39%) Firmware
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (13.56%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (96.61%) Cisco
2 26 (44.07%) VMware
3 24 (40.68%) Juniper
4 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
5 18 (30.51%) F5
6 13 (22.03%) Avaya
7 10 (16.95%) Brocade
8 6 (10.17%) HP
8 6 (10.17%) Sophos
9 5 (8.47%) Forcepoint
10 4 (6.78%) Civica
10 4 (6.78%) NetApp
10 4 (6.78%) Oracle
11 3 (5.08%) 3PAR
11 3 (5.08%) Citrix
11 3 (5.08%) CommVault
11 3 (5.08%) Dell Compellent
11 3 (5.08%) Nimble Storage
12 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.69%) EMC
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