Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 85 61
Rank change year-on-year +32 -24 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.00% 0.13% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.68% 0.72% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 32
Liverpool median annual salary £60,000 - £34,000
Merseyside median annual salary £60,000 - £34,000

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 95 138 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 14.62% 17.78% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 82 76 126
Liverpool median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -0.66% +0.67%
10th Percentile £26,335 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £75,625 £50,625 £64,375
Merseyside median annual salary £42,396 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +10.12% +2.67% -

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Liverpool

MPLS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Liverpool

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

1 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Security Management
1 13 (100.00%) IPsec
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) Network Management
1 13 (100.00%) High Availability
1 13 (100.00%) Multicast
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 13 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 13 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 13 (100.00%) Task Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Programme Delivery
2 12 (92.31%) Web Filtering
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ISE
2 12 (92.31%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (92.31%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (92.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (92.31%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (92.31%) CCNP
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) VoIP
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 11 (84.62%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 13 (100.00%) IPsec
1 13 (100.00%) Multicast
1 13 (100.00%) Network Security
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ASA
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco ISE
2 12 (92.31%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Intrusion Detection
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) VoIP
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco Wireless
3 11 (84.62%) TCP/IP
3 11 (84.62%) Wireless
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Network Security Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Security Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Network Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) High Availability
1 13 (100.00%) Network Management
1 13 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 13 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 13 (100.00%) Security Management
1 13 (100.00%) Task Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Kalman Filter
2 12 (92.31%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Programme Delivery
2 12 (92.31%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (92.31%) Web Filtering
3 11 (84.62%) Business Continuity
3 11 (84.62%) Change Management
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL V3
3 11 (84.62%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNP
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCDP
2 11 (84.62%) CISSP
2 11 (84.62%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco CUCM
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco UCCX
1 11 (84.62%) Nessus
1 11 (84.62%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) IronPort