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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 36 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 28 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.49% 3.90% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.61% 15.08% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 14
Median salary £50,000 £48,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +47.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
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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
159 126 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 31.18% 25.87% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 129 83 142
Median salary £48,000 £48,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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

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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 5 May 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 47 (83.93%) Cisco
2 43 (76.79%) Juniper
3 27 (48.21%) OSPF
3 27 (48.21%) TCP/IP
4 25 (44.64%) Ethernet
5 24 (42.86%) Brocade
5 24 (42.86%) F5
5 24 (42.86%) Multicast
6 23 (41.07%) Manufacturing
6 23 (41.07%) WAN
7 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 16 (28.57%) EMC
7 16 (28.57%) LAN
7 16 (28.57%) Service Management
7 16 (28.57%) SevOne
7 16 (28.57%) Network Management
7 16 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (26.79%) DV Cleared
8 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
8 15 (26.79%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (25.00%) BGP
10 13 (23.21%) Blue Coat
10 13 (23.21%) VLAN
10 13 (23.21%) VRRP
10 13 (23.21%) RIP
10 13 (23.21%) Linux
11 12 (21.43%) Firewall
12 11 (19.64%) CCIE
12 11 (19.64%) HP
12 11 (19.64%) Load Balancing

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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 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (48.21%) OSPF
1 27 (48.21%) TCP/IP
2 25 (44.64%) Ethernet
3 24 (42.86%) Multicast
4 23 (41.07%) WAN
5 16 (28.57%) LAN
6 14 (25.00%) BGP
7 13 (23.21%) RIP
7 13 (23.21%) VLAN
7 13 (23.21%) VRRP
8 12 (21.43%) Firewall
9 10 (17.86%) VPN
10 7 (12.50%) Unified Communications
10 7 (12.50%) VPLS
11 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.36%) DWDM
11 3 (5.36%) IPsec
11 3 (5.36%) IPv4
11 3 (5.36%) IPv6
11 3 (5.36%) SSL
General
1 23 (41.07%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.50%) Marketing
3 6 (10.71%) Brand Awareness
3 6 (10.71%) Legal
3 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 16 (28.57%) Cisco Specialist
3 15 (26.79%) Network Support
4 14 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 14 (25.00%) Network Specialist
4 14 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 14 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 14 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
5 12 (21.43%) Switch Engineer
6 9 (16.07%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (16.07%) Security Engineer
7 6 (10.71%) Business Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Firewall Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Design Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 16 (28.57%) Network Management
1 16 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 16 (28.57%) Service Management
2 11 (19.64%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.29%) Product Management
4 7 (12.50%) Business Development
4 7 (12.50%) Presales
5 3 (5.36%) DDoS Mitigation
6 2 (3.57%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL
7 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (26.79%) DV Cleared
1 15 (26.79%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.64%) CCIE
3 4 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) APMP
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 47 (83.93%) Cisco
2 43 (76.79%) Juniper
3 24 (42.86%) Brocade
3 24 (42.86%) F5
4 16 (28.57%) EMC
4 16 (28.57%) SevOne
5 13 (23.21%) Blue Coat
6 11 (19.64%) HP
7 7 (12.50%) Siebel
8 3 (5.36%) Ciena
8 3 (5.36%) Remedy
8 3 (5.36%) Tellabs