The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 80 63
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 1 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 0.13% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.61% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 13
Median salary - £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 97 165 165
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 17.14% 21.88% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 148
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

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Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree