The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 72
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.77% - 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 59 65 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 15.21% 12.01% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 92
Median salary £30,500 £36,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.43% -18.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing MPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Northampton

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Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre Operations
Northampton
Node4 Limited
Salary: Depends on experience £20k-£23k (plus additional £4k from on call allowance).
Posted: 21 days ago