The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 50 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 18 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.23% 4.08% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.00% 15.47% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 14
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MPLS
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.91% 26.38% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 151
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MPLS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 32 (96.97%) Juniper
1 32 (96.97%) OSPF
1 32 (96.97%) BGP
2 28 (84.85%) Telecoms
3 26 (78.79%) Cisco
4 20 (60.61%) IPv6
4 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
4 20 (60.61%) SDH
4 20 (60.61%) Internet
4 20 (60.61%) VPLS
4 20 (60.61%) SONET
5 13 (39.39%) VLAN
6 12 (36.36%) HSRP
6 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 12 (36.36%) RSVP
6 12 (36.36%) Ethernet
6 12 (36.36%) CCNA
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (33.33%) CCNP
7 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 11 (33.33%) JNCIA
8 7 (21.21%) JNCIS
8 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
8 7 (21.21%) Junos
8 7 (21.21%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (21.21%) Change Management
8 7 (21.21%) NetScreen
8 7 (21.21%) Netcool

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) OSPF
1 32 (96.97%) BGP
2 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
2 20 (60.61%) IPv6
2 20 (60.61%) Internet
2 20 (60.61%) SONET
2 20 (60.61%) SDH
2 20 (60.61%) VPLS
3 13 (39.39%) VLAN
4 12 (36.36%) Ethernet
4 12 (36.36%) RSVP
4 12 (36.36%) HSRP
5 7 (21.21%) Junos
5 7 (21.21%) NetScreen
6 1 (3.03%) Firewall
6 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (3.03%) FirePass
General
1 28 (84.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Load Balancing
2 11 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Change Management
3 7 (21.21%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (12.12%) Line Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Control
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) CCNA
1 12 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 11 (33.33%) CCNP
3 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 7 (21.21%) JNCIS
4 4 (12.12%) JNCIE
4 4 (12.12%) CCIE
5 1 (3.03%) HNC
5 1 (3.03%) CCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Juniper
2 26 (78.79%) Cisco
3 7 (21.21%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Websense
4 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago