The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in York 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 58 63
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in York 1.64% 1.11% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.22% 6.45% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
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 York with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
York
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 62 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in York 20.00% 17.17% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in York

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in York 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 York

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Salary Trend in York

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

Salary trend for MPLS in York

For the 6 months to 25 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 York region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
3 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Information Security
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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 8 (100.00%) BGP
1 8 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Designer
1 8 (100.00%) Network Designer
2 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security
1 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) CCDP
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco