Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 69 94
Rank change year-on-year +12 +25 -29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.55% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 0.90% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Liverpool median annual salary £47,500 - £32,500
10th Percentile £46,250 - £31,250
90th Percentile £48,750 - £33,750
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 - £32,500

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 114 111 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.80% 16.16% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 79 76 137
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +24.09%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £60,125 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £36,750 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.48% +10.00% +6.67%

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 16 January 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) Multicast
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) SIEM
1 3 (100.00%) Task Automation
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco