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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 111 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 86 143 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.11% 2.37% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 9.84% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54 97 95
Median salary £58,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £68,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
MPLS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1049 1453 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.78% 24.08% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 735 1159 1080
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Berkshire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Berkshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 45 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Windsor +16 14 £77,500 -8.82%
Bracknell -2 5 £50,000 +6.38%
Newbury +23 2 £52,500 -32.25% 1
Slough +15 2 £30,750 +36.66%
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 139 (76.37%) Cisco
2 110 (60.44%) Cisco Certification
3 105 (57.69%) Firewall
4 92 (50.55%) CCNP
5 81 (44.51%) VPN
5 81 (44.51%) OSPF
6 78 (42.86%) Telecoms
7 76 (41.76%) BGP
8 73 (40.11%) Network Design
9 69 (37.91%) Juniper
10 58 (31.87%) F5
11 48 (26.37%) Cisco ASA
12 46 (25.27%) TCP/IP
13 45 (24.73%) Marketing
14 41 (22.53%) IPv6
15 39 (21.43%) Migration
16 37 (20.33%) CCIE
17 36 (19.78%) Multicast
18 35 (19.23%) Presales
19 32 (17.58%) Cisco Nexus
20 31 (17.03%) LAN
21 29 (15.93%) CheckPoint
21 29 (15.93%) Network Security
21 29 (15.93%) Palo Alto
22 28 (15.38%) BIG-IP
22 28 (15.38%) MS Excel
23 27 (14.84%) DNS
23 27 (14.84%) Wireless
24 26 (14.29%) WAN
24 26 (14.29%) Ethernet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (5.49%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (2.20%) OpenStack
2 4 (2.20%) SAS
2 4 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (11.54%) MS Office
4 6 (3.30%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.55%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.49%) SaaS
2 9 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.95%) Office 365
3 5 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.65%) IaaS
6 2 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (57.69%) Firewall
2 81 (44.51%) OSPF
2 81 (44.51%) VPN
3 76 (41.76%) BGP
4 48 (26.37%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (25.27%) TCP/IP
6 41 (22.53%) IPv6
7 36 (19.78%) Multicast
8 32 (17.58%) Cisco Nexus
9 31 (17.03%) LAN
10 29 (15.93%) Network Security
11 28 (15.38%) BIG-IP
12 27 (14.84%) DNS
12 27 (14.84%) Wireless
13 26 (14.29%) Ethernet
13 26 (14.29%) WAN
14 24 (13.19%) VLAN
15 19 (10.44%) EIGRP
16 16 (8.79%) DWDM
17 15 (8.24%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.65%) MySQL
2 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
General
1 78 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 45 (24.73%) Marketing
3 13 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.85%) Back Office
5 5 (2.75%) Finance
6 4 (2.20%) Billing
6 4 (2.20%) Retail
7 3 (1.65%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
8 2 (1.10%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (52.75%) Network Engineer
2 42 (23.08%) IP Engineer
3 32 (17.58%) Support Engineer
4 25 (13.74%) Network Support
4 25 (13.74%) Network Support Engineer
5 23 (12.64%) Network Security Engineer
5 23 (12.64%) Security Engineer
5 23 (12.64%) Senior IP Engineer
5 23 (12.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (8.24%) Network Manager
7 14 (7.69%) Product Manager
8 10 (5.49%) Security Support Engineer
8 10 (5.49%) Switch Engineer
9 7 (3.85%) Architect
9 7 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
10 6 (3.30%) Firewall Engineer
10 6 (3.30%) Telecoms Engineer
11 5 (2.75%) IP Network Engineer
11 5 (2.75%) Senior Network Support
11 5 (2.75%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.20%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.10%) BYOD
5 2 (1.10%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.10%) IPTV
5 2 (1.10%) PMI
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.09%) Linux
2 18 (9.89%) Windows
3 10 (5.49%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.75%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.20%) Unix
7 4 (2.20%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.10%) Debian
8 2 (1.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (40.11%) Network Design
2 39 (21.43%) Migration
3 35 (19.23%) Presales
4 21 (11.54%) Product Management
5 20 (10.99%) Change Management
5 20 (10.99%) ITIL
6 19 (10.44%) Service Management
7 15 (8.24%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 10 (5.49%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 10 (5.49%) Service Delivery
9 10 (5.49%) Trend Analysis
10 9 (4.95%) Network Management
11 7 (3.85%) High Availability
12 6 (3.30%) Project Management
13 5 (2.75%) Change Control
13 5 (2.75%) Load Balancing
14 4 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (2.20%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.79%) Python
2 13 (7.14%) Perl
3 7 (3.85%) PHP
4 3 (1.65%) Tcl
5 1 (0.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (60.44%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (50.55%) CCNP
3 37 (20.33%) CCIE
4 20 (10.99%) CCNA
5 16 (8.79%) CCIP
6 12 (6.59%) Degree
7 11 (6.04%) JNCIP
8 8 (4.40%) JNCIE
9 7 (3.85%) CCVP
10 6 (3.30%) JNCIS
10 6 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.30%) Security Cleared
11 5 (2.75%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
12 4 (2.20%) MCSA
12 4 (2.20%) MCSE
13 3 (1.65%) CCSP
13 3 (1.65%) CISSP
14 2 (1.10%) CCDA
14 2 (1.10%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.30%) SLA
2 4 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) Hyper-V
1 11 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.85%) Firmware
4 3 (1.65%) Xen
5 2 (1.10%) VirtualBox
5 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.55%) iptables
6 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.10%) SCCM
1 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (1.10%) WSUS
2 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 139 (76.37%) Cisco
2 69 (37.91%) Juniper
3 58 (31.87%) F5
4 29 (15.93%) CheckPoint
4 29 (15.93%) Palo Alto
5 25 (13.74%) Huawei
6 16 (8.79%) Microsoft
7 14 (7.69%) VMware
8 13 (7.14%) NetScout
9 10 (5.49%) Brocade
10 9 (4.95%) Blue Coat
11 7 (3.85%) HP
12 6 (3.30%) Avaya
13 5 (2.75%) Dell
13 5 (2.75%) Foundry
14 3 (1.65%) Ciena
14 3 (1.65%) Nortel
14 3 (1.65%) Oracle
14 3 (1.65%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.65%) SolarWinds
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