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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 61 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.56% 3.32% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.66% 11.46% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 5
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £47,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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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
248 192 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.38% 28.96% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 217 137 163
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 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 37 (97.37%) Juniper
2 35 (92.11%) OSPF
2 35 (92.11%) BGP
3 33 (86.84%) Cisco
4 30 (78.95%) Telecoms
5 24 (63.16%) SONET
5 24 (63.16%) IPv6
5 24 (63.16%) Internet
5 24 (63.16%) SDH
5 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
5 24 (63.16%) VPLS
6 15 (39.47%) Load Balancing
7 13 (34.21%) HSRP
7 13 (34.21%) Ethernet
8 12 (31.58%) VLAN
8 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
9 11 (28.95%) RSVP
10 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
10 10 (26.32%) JNCIA
10 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
11 8 (21.05%) CCNA
11 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (18.42%) CCNP
13 5 (13.16%) JNCIS
13 5 (13.16%) JNCIP
13 5 (13.16%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
13 5 (13.16%) Junos
13 5 (13.16%) Netcool
13 5 (13.16%) SLA

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Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 35 (92.11%) OSPF
1 35 (92.11%) BGP
2 24 (63.16%) SONET
2 24 (63.16%) IPv6
2 24 (63.16%) Internet
2 24 (63.16%) SDH
2 24 (63.16%) TCP/IP
2 24 (63.16%) VPLS
3 13 (34.21%) HSRP
3 13 (34.21%) Ethernet
4 12 (31.58%) VLAN
5 11 (28.95%) RSVP
6 5 (13.16%) Junos
6 5 (13.16%) NetScreen
7 2 (5.26%) VRRP
7 2 (5.26%) DSL
7 2 (5.26%) ATM
7 2 (5.26%) ISDN
7 2 (5.26%) LAN
7 2 (5.26%) GLBP
General
1 30 (78.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Network Operations Technician
3 2 (5.26%) Network Technician
4 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
4 1 (2.63%) Provisioning Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Load Balancing
2 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.16%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.63%) Change Control
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) JNCIA
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 8 (21.05%) CCNA
3 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (18.42%) CCNP
5 5 (13.16%) JNCIS
5 5 (13.16%) JNCIP
6 1 (2.63%) CCSE
6 1 (2.63%) HNC
6 1 (2.63%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Netcool
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Juniper
2 33 (86.84%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.63%) F5
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Avaya
4 1 (2.63%) Websense
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