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

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 62 81
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.98% 1.23% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.07% 5.84% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 16
South Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.78% +14.45%  
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,825 £38,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,550 £46,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.15% +5.55%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 99 137 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 13.90% 20.98% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 257 441 402
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +18.75%  
10th Percentile £24,800 £23,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in South Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in South Yorkshire

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Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Barnsley - 1 £27,000 -
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Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
3 9 (81.82%) CCNP
4 8 (72.73%) CCIP
4 8 (72.73%) CCIE
4 8 (72.73%) Network Design
4 8 (72.73%) JNCIP
4 8 (72.73%) JNCIE
4 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) BGP
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Internet
6 2 (18.18%) OSPF
6 2 (18.18%) Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) BT
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
7 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
7 1 (9.09%) VLAN
7 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) LAN
7 1 (9.09%) VoIP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Design Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Design Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) IP Design Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) IP Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Juniper Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
3 8 (72.73%) CCIE
3 8 (72.73%) CCIP
3 8 (72.73%) JNCIE
3 8 (72.73%) JNCIP
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
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