The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 53 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.78% 4.55% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 13.50% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 8
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,025
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £59,000 £58,885
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 163 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 23.26% 33.75% 30.85%
Number of salaries quoted 62 144 119
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MPLS
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Bracknell

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) RIP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) VRRP
3 4 (44.44%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 4 (44.44%) Brocade
3 4 (44.44%) Multicast
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) CCDP
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) Presales
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) OSPF
1 5 (55.56%) RIP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) Multicast
2 4 (44.44%) VRRP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) L2TP
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Network Support
2 6 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Switch Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support
5 1 (11.11%) IP Design Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IP Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Design Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Network Design
1 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) IISP
3 1 (11.11%) ISSAP
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 4 (44.44%) Brocade
3 4 (44.44%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Forcepoint
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) GENBAND
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk
5 1 (11.11%) Tufin
5 1 (11.11%) VMware