Period
to 16 January 2018

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

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - +57 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.27% - 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.16% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Luton median annual salary - - £67,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% -7.14% +5.00%

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 Luton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 49 77 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.56% 11.60% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 70 41
Luton median annual salary £34,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,750 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £72,500 £60,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% - +25.00%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Luton

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Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Luton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware