Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 - 76
Rank change year-on-year - +76 -9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.20% - 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% - 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Luton median annual salary £50,000 - £78,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - -5.41%

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 Luton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 65 68 96
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 13.10% 10.63% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 86
Luton median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +21.21% -2.94%
10th Percentile £21,325 £26,000 £25,364
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +15.29% +6.25%

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

MPLS
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 25 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto

MPLS
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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Palo Alto