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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 68 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.20% 2.17% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.83% 10.71% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 21
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
120 84 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.05% 20.29% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 112 63 216
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 28 (93.33%) CCNP
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (90.00%) CCNA
2 27 (90.00%) Cisco
3 26 (86.67%) OSPF
3 26 (86.67%) BGP
4 20 (66.67%) VMware
5 18 (60.00%) Juniper
6 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
7 14 (46.67%) VPLS
7 14 (46.67%) VLAN
8 12 (40.00%) JNCIS
9 11 (36.67%) JNCIA
9 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
9 11 (36.67%) SLA
10 10 (33.33%) Change Management
10 10 (33.33%) Firewall
10 10 (33.33%) Clustering
10 10 (33.33%) Banking
10 10 (33.33%) IPsec
10 10 (33.33%) SCSA
10 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 10 (33.33%) HIPAA
10 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
10 10 (33.33%) Xen
10 10 (33.33%) DNS

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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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) BGP
1 26 (86.67%) OSPF
2 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (46.67%) VLAN
3 14 (46.67%) VPLS
4 10 (33.33%) DHCP
4 10 (33.33%) DNS
4 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 10 (33.33%) HTTP
4 10 (33.33%) IPsec
4 10 (33.33%) NetScreen
4 10 (33.33%) RIP
4 10 (33.33%) SSL
4 10 (33.33%) WAN
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (16.67%) RSVP
8 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
8 4 (13.33%) IPv6
8 4 (13.33%) SONET
General
1 10 (33.33%) Banking
2 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IP Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior IP Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Telecoms Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 10 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 10 (33.33%) Change Management
1 10 (33.33%) High Availability
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
1 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 10 (33.33%) Use Case
2 6 (20.00%) CRM
2 6 (20.00%) Process Management
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Service Design
4 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (6.67%) Presales
5 1 (3.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 10 (33.33%) Perl
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 10 (33.33%) Python
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) CCNP
1 28 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (90.00%) CCNA
3 12 (40.00%) JNCIS
4 11 (36.67%) JNCIA
4 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
4 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (33.33%) MCSA
5 10 (33.33%) MCSE
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (33.33%) RHCE
5 10 (33.33%) RHCSA
5 10 (33.33%) SCSA
6 6 (20.00%) CCIP
7 4 (13.33%) HNC
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
9 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) SLA
2 10 (33.33%) HIPAA
2 10 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Netcool
1 10 (33.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) VMware
3 18 (60.00%) Juniper
4 10 (33.33%) F5
4 10 (33.33%) HP
4 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds