MPLS Jobs in Wales

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UK > Wales

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 115 124 141
Rank change year-on-year +9 +17 -47
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 4 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.60% 0.24% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 1.63% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
10th Percentile - £24,200 £31,875
25th Percentile £24,500 £26,000 £32,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,977 £32,000 £36,250
Median % change year-on-year +34.30% -11.72% -14.71%
75th Percentile £45,780 £40,000 £40,313
90th Percentile - £43,000 £41,625
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% -4.17% +14.29%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 261 246 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 12.99% 14.72% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 152 77 156
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,075 £27,000
25th Percentile £28,290 £30,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,500 £37,000 £45,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.46% -18.68% +21.33%
75th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,625 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -6.86% -2.86% +5.00%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Wales

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Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MPLS in Wales.

Salary trend for MPLS in Wales

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Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing MPLS in Wales over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Wales

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Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales +22 12 £42,977 +34.30% 4
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UK

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Azure
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (16.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) Network Security
3 7 (58.33%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) VLAN
4 5 (41.67%) WLAN
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 2 (16.67%) IPsec
6 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
General
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 5 (41.67%) Local Government
1 5 (41.67%) Police
2 2 (16.67%) Welsh Language
3 1 (8.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Senior
1 8 (66.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) ICT Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Network Management
2 6 (50.00%) Line Management
3 5 (41.67%) Business Continuity
3 5 (41.67%) Customer Service
3 5 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (41.67%) High Availability
3 5 (41.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Focus Group
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (16.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft