The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 54 54 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.07% 1.30% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 6.67% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 15
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
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
143 90 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 26.48% 19.44% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 120 69 196
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,650
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of job ads across the Basingstoke region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 41 (91.11%) CCNA
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 40 (88.89%) CCNP
3 39 (86.67%) OSPF
3 39 (86.67%) BGP
4 29 (64.44%) Juniper
5 27 (60.00%) VMware
6 23 (51.11%) SLA
6 23 (51.11%) JNCIA
7 22 (48.89%) JNCIS
7 22 (48.89%) Change Management
7 22 (48.89%) ITIL
8 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
8 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
9 18 (40.00%) F5
9 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (37.78%) OpenView
10 17 (37.78%) HP
10 17 (37.78%) Banking
10 17 (37.78%) NetScreen
10 17 (37.78%) Netcool
10 17 (37.78%) SolarWinds
11 15 (33.33%) VPLS
11 15 (33.33%) VLAN
12 12 (26.67%) IPsec
12 12 (26.67%) DNS
13 11 (24.44%) WAN
13 11 (24.44%) DHCP
13 11 (24.44%) HTTP

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.22%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 39 (86.67%) BGP
1 39 (86.67%) OSPF
2 18 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 17 (37.78%) NetScreen
4 15 (33.33%) VLAN
4 15 (33.33%) VPLS
5 12 (26.67%) DNS
5 12 (26.67%) IPsec
6 11 (24.44%) DHCP
6 11 (24.44%) Firewall
6 11 (24.44%) HTTP
6 11 (24.44%) WAN
7 10 (22.22%) RIP
7 10 (22.22%) SSL
8 9 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 6 (13.33%) Internet
10 5 (11.11%) RSVP
10 5 (11.11%) SDH
10 5 (11.11%) SONET
General
1 17 (37.78%) Banking
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (68.89%) Network Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) Juniper Support
3 4 (8.89%) NOC Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) IP Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior IP Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Senior IT Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Telecoms Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (22.22%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Change Management
1 22 (48.89%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) High Availability
3 10 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 10 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 10 (22.22%) Use Case
4 7 (15.56%) CRM
4 7 (15.56%) Process Management
5 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (11.11%) Service Design
7 2 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.44%) Presales
8 1 (2.22%) Case Management
8 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 10 (22.22%) Perl
1 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 10 (22.22%) Python
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (91.11%) CCNA
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (88.89%) CCNP
3 23 (51.11%) JNCIA
4 22 (48.89%) JNCIS
5 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (22.22%) MCSA
6 10 (22.22%) MCSE
6 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (22.22%) RHCE
6 10 (22.22%) RHCSA
6 10 (22.22%) SCSA
7 7 (15.56%) CCIP
8 6 (13.33%) Degree
9 4 (8.89%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (51.11%) SLA
2 10 (22.22%) HIPAA
2 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (22.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
1 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (22.22%) Xen
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) Netcool
1 17 (37.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 29 (64.44%) Juniper
3 27 (60.00%) VMware
4 18 (40.00%) F5
5 17 (37.78%) HP
5 17 (37.78%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.22%) Brocade
6 1 (2.22%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (2.22%) Fortinet