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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 49 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.30% 1.22% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.18% 4.19% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 14
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £34,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £58,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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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
129 167 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.05% 29.09% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 104 123 62
Average salary £39,750 £37,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (73.33%) Juniper
2 21 (70.00%) OSPF
3 20 (66.67%) BGP
4 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
5 16 (53.33%) Cisco
5 16 (53.33%) CCNP
6 13 (43.33%) CCNA
7 11 (36.67%) JNCIA
8 9 (30.00%) JNCIP
8 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
8 9 (30.00%) WAN
9 8 (26.67%) LAN
9 8 (26.67%) RSVP
10 7 (23.33%) DNS
10 7 (23.33%) JNCIS
10 7 (23.33%) High Availability
11 6 (20.00%) F5
11 6 (20.00%) Ethernet
11 6 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (20.00%) SLA
11 6 (20.00%) Firewall
12 5 (16.67%) Change Management
12 5 (16.67%) RIP
12 5 (16.67%) ITIL
12 5 (16.67%) HSRP
12 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (16.67%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) OSPF
2 20 (66.67%) BGP
3 9 (30.00%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
4 8 (26.67%) RSVP
5 7 (23.33%) DNS
6 6 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 6 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (16.67%) HSRP
7 5 (16.67%) RIP
8 4 (13.33%) DSL
8 4 (13.33%) GLBP
8 4 (13.33%) Internet
8 4 (13.33%) IPsec
8 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.33%) VLAN
8 4 (13.33%) VoIP
8 4 (13.33%) VPLS
8 4 (13.33%) VRRP
General
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Juniper Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) IP Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Juniper Support
3 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) NOC Technician
3 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Professional Services Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) High Availability
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Line Management
3 4 (13.33%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Use Case
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) Python
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
2 16 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) CCNA
4 11 (36.67%) JNCIA
5 9 (30.00%) JNCIP
6 7 (23.33%) JNCIS
7 5 (16.67%) Degree
8 4 (13.33%) MCSA
8 4 (13.33%) MCSE
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.00%) JNCIE
9 3 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (6.67%) CCDA
10 2 (6.67%) CCDP
10 2 (6.67%) CCIE
10 2 (6.67%) CCSP
11 1 (3.33%) CCIP
11 1 (3.33%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Netcool
1 3 (10.00%) OpenView
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Juniper
2 16 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Brocade
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) SevOne
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago