Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 103 94
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +40
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.46% 0.95% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 5.32% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 29
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +10.53% +35.71%
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +11.11%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 217 282 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 16.69% 17.83% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 151 251 272
North Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.45% -11.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,000 £20,775
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% -

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Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in North Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in North Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MPLS in North Yorkshire

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Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate +7 2 £40,000 -11.11%
York - 1 £35,000 - 1
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Network Management
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (33.33%) DWDM
4 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre

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Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (33.33%) DWDM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Network Support
4 1 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Juniper
3 2 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) VMware