Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 96 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 20 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.52% 0.73% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 3.20% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 8
North Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +36.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £38,000 £45,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £65,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% +4.76% -6.67%

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 232 281 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 17.63% 22.92% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 181 204 239
North Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -8.72%
10th Percentile £26,908 £20,000 £20,700
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%

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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

MPLS
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

MPLS
Salary Histogram in North Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 October 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
York -2 11 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Harrogate +5 6 £40,000 -15.79% 1
MPLS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) F5
3 17 (85.00%) CCNP
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (85.00%) OSPF
3 17 (85.00%) BGP
3 17 (85.00%) WAN
3 17 (85.00%) VPN
3 17 (85.00%) Firewall
4 16 (80.00%) Juniper
5 15 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (70.00%) Network Security
6 14 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 14 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 14 (70.00%) NetScaler
6 14 (70.00%) NX-OS
6 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
6 14 (70.00%) CCIE
6 14 (70.00%) VPLS
7 12 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (55.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) XenApp
9 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 5 (25.00%) Infoblox
9 5 (25.00%) Imperva
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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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:

Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) BGP
1 17 (85.00%) Firewall
1 17 (85.00%) OSPF
1 17 (85.00%) VPN
1 17 (85.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco IOS
3 14 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 14 (70.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 14 (70.00%) NetScaler
3 14 (70.00%) Network Security
3 14 (70.00%) NX-OS
3 14 (70.00%) VPLS
4 5 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) WLAN
5 4 (20.00%) DWDM
5 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Security Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall Specialist
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Trainee
6 2 (10.00%) Trainee Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 5 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Proactive Management
4 3 (15.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Network Design
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) CCNP
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCIE
3 3 (15.00%) CCIE Security
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (25.00%) XenApp
1 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Puppet
1 5 (25.00%) Terraform
2 2 (10.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (90.00%) F5
3 16 (80.00%) Juniper
4 14 (70.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (25.00%) Blue Coat
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (25.00%) Google
5 5 (25.00%) Imperva
5 5 (25.00%) Infoblox
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Zscaler
6 4 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) Palo Alto