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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 43 41 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.27% 3.68% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.87% 11.54% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 17
Median salary £51,500 £47,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% +44.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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Berkshire

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
137 130 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.79% 31.86% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 105 103 141
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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

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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 27 June 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 27 (67.50%) Juniper
3 22 (55.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (50.00%) WAN
5 19 (47.50%) OSPF
5 19 (47.50%) Manufacturing
5 19 (47.50%) Brocade
5 19 (47.50%) F5
5 19 (47.50%) Multicast
6 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
7 13 (32.50%) LAN
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (27.50%) Blue Coat
9 11 (27.50%) VLAN
9 11 (27.50%) VRRP
9 11 (27.50%) RIP
9 11 (27.50%) Linux
10 9 (22.50%) Firewall
11 8 (20.00%) Service Management
11 8 (20.00%) BGP
11 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (20.00%) CCIE
11 8 (20.00%) HP
11 8 (20.00%) EMC
11 8 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (20.00%) Network Management
11 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (20.00%) Product Management

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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 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (50.00%) WAN
3 19 (47.50%) Multicast
3 19 (47.50%) OSPF
4 17 (42.50%) Ethernet
5 13 (32.50%) LAN
6 11 (27.50%) RIP
6 11 (27.50%) VLAN
6 11 (27.50%) VRRP
7 9 (22.50%) Firewall
8 8 (20.00%) BGP
9 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
9 7 (17.50%) VPLS
9 7 (17.50%) VPN
10 3 (7.50%) DWDM
10 3 (7.50%) SDH
11 1 (2.50%) Skype
11 1 (2.50%) VoIP
General
1 19 (47.50%) Manufacturing
2 7 (17.50%) Marketing
3 6 (15.00%) Brand Awareness
3 6 (15.00%) Legal
3 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Network Support
2 11 (27.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Support Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Switch Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco Specialist
4 7 (17.50%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Security Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (15.00%) Business Manager
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 5 (12.50%) Network Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco Support
7 3 (7.50%) OSS Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Support Specialist
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Network Operations Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 8 (20.00%) Network Management
1 8 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (20.00%) Product Management
1 8 (20.00%) Service Management
2 7 (17.50%) Business Development
2 7 (17.50%) Presales
3 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
4 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCIE
2 8 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Cisco
2 27 (67.50%) Juniper
3 19 (47.50%) Brocade
3 19 (47.50%) F5
4 11 (27.50%) Blue Coat
5 8 (20.00%) EMC
5 8 (20.00%) HP
5 8 (20.00%) SevOne
6 7 (17.50%) Siebel
7 3 (7.50%) Ciena
7 3 (7.50%) Remedy
7 3 (7.50%) Tellabs