The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 92 141
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 8.10% 13.88% 19.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 71 131
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

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Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Leicestershire

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Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £47,500 -
MPLS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 6 (60.00%) Wireless
5 5 (50.00%) Back Office
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) Dell
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) CommVault
5 5 (50.00%) Motorola
5 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (50.00%) CCNP
5 5 (50.00%) Retail
5 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
5 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (40.00%) IaaS
6 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
6 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 6 (60.00%) Wireless
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 5 (50.00%) Back Office
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall Support
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Support
3 4 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CCIE
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) CommVault
3 5 (50.00%) Dell
3 5 (50.00%) Motorola
3 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) ProCurve
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