The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 63 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.98% 3.98% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.47% 12.32% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £46,250 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
232 211 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.65% 32.26% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 200 149 163
Average salary £39,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
Hampshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (92.31%) Cisco
1 36 (92.31%) OSPF
2 35 (89.74%) Juniper
3 33 (84.62%) BGP
4 28 (71.79%) Telecoms
5 27 (69.23%) Internet
5 27 (69.23%) IPv6
5 27 (69.23%) TCP/IP
6 24 (61.54%) SDH
6 24 (61.54%) SONET
6 24 (61.54%) VPLS
7 17 (43.59%) HSRP
8 16 (41.03%) Load Balancing
8 16 (41.03%) VLAN
9 15 (38.46%) RSVP
10 14 (35.90%) Ethernet
10 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
11 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
11 11 (28.21%) JNCIA
11 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
12 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (23.08%) CCNP
13 9 (23.08%) CCNA
14 5 (12.82%) ATM
14 5 (12.82%) JNCIP
15 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
15 3 (7.69%) Junos
15 3 (7.69%) JNCIS
15 3 (7.69%) Network Design
15 3 (7.69%) Change Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (92.31%) OSPF
2 33 (84.62%) BGP
3 27 (69.23%) Internet
3 27 (69.23%) IPv6
3 27 (69.23%) TCP/IP
4 24 (61.54%) SDH
4 24 (61.54%) SONET
4 24 (61.54%) VPLS
5 17 (43.59%) HSRP
6 16 (41.03%) VLAN
7 15 (38.46%) RSVP
8 14 (35.90%) Ethernet
9 5 (12.82%) ATM
10 3 (7.69%) Junos
10 3 (7.69%) Frame Relay
10 3 (7.69%) X.25
10 3 (7.69%) NetScreen
11 2 (5.13%) VRRP
11 2 (5.13%) DSL
11 2 (5.13%) ISDN
General
1 28 (71.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Network Technician
3 2 (5.13%) Network Operations Technician
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Network Architect
4 1 (2.56%) Architect
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Load Balancing
2 11 (28.21%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Network Design
3 3 (7.69%) Change Management
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
3 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Change Control
5 1 (2.56%) Migration
5 1 (2.56%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) JNCIA
2 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (23.08%) CCNP
4 9 (23.08%) CCNA
5 5 (12.82%) JNCIP
6 3 (7.69%) JNCIS
6 3 (7.69%) HND
7 1 (2.56%) CCSE
7 1 (2.56%) CCSA
7 1 (2.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Netcool
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Cisco
2 35 (89.74%) Juniper
3 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Avaya
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Websense
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 6 days ago