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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 45 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.69% 2.47% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 7.38% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £43,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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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
94 244 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.08% 33.42% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 216 127
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (90.00%) Juniper
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco
3 16 (80.00%) OSPF
3 16 (80.00%) BGP
4 14 (70.00%) CCNP
5 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (40.00%) JNCIP
6 8 (40.00%) CCNA
6 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (35.00%) IPv6
7 7 (35.00%) RSVP
7 7 (35.00%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (30.00%) HSRP
8 6 (30.00%) JNCIA
8 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (30.00%) CCIE
8 6 (30.00%) Internet
9 5 (25.00%) CCDA
9 5 (25.00%) CCDP
9 5 (25.00%) RIP
9 5 (25.00%) SDH
9 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
9 5 (25.00%) LAN
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Validation
9 5 (25.00%) F5

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) OSPF
1 16 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 8 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) RSVP
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) IPv6
3 7 (35.00%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (30.00%) Internet
4 6 (30.00%) HSRP
5 5 (25.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) RIP
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) SDH
6 4 (20.00%) SONET
6 4 (20.00%) VLAN
6 4 (20.00%) VPLS
7 3 (15.00%) Network Security
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 11 (55.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Design Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) NOC Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Designer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Network Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Validation
3 4 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Process Management
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CCNA
3 8 (40.00%) JNCIP
4 6 (30.00%) JNCIA
4 6 (30.00%) CCIE
5 5 (25.00%) CCDA
5 5 (25.00%) CCDP
6 4 (20.00%) CCIP
7 3 (15.00%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (15.00%) CCSE
7 3 (15.00%) CCDE
7 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) OSCP
8 2 (10.00%) CCSP
9 1 (5.00%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Juniper
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) BT
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) Aastra
5 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (5.00%) Siemens
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