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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 48 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.65% 3.08% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 8.73% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 10
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £32,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £71,750 £62,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
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
107 126 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 28.38% 35.29% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 103 132
Median salary £47,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.37% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 26 (70.27%) Juniper
3 23 (62.16%) TCP/IP
4 20 (54.05%) OSPF
4 20 (54.05%) Manufacturing
4 20 (54.05%) Brocade
4 20 (54.05%) F5
4 20 (54.05%) Multicast
5 18 (48.65%) WAN
6 13 (35.14%) Ethernet
6 13 (35.14%) LAN
7 12 (32.43%) RIP
7 12 (32.43%) Linux
7 12 (32.43%) VRRP
7 12 (32.43%) VLAN
7 12 (32.43%) Blue Coat
8 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (21.62%) BGP
9 8 (21.62%) Firewall
9 8 (21.62%) CCIE
9 8 (21.62%) HP
9 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
10 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
11 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
11 6 (16.22%) Service Management
11 6 (16.22%) EMC
11 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Product Management
11 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring

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 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) TCP/IP
2 20 (54.05%) Multicast
2 20 (54.05%) OSPF
3 18 (48.65%) WAN
4 13 (35.14%) Ethernet
4 13 (35.14%) LAN
5 12 (32.43%) RIP
5 12 (32.43%) VLAN
5 12 (32.43%) VRRP
6 8 (21.62%) BGP
6 8 (21.62%) Firewall
7 5 (13.51%) Unified Communications
7 5 (13.51%) VPLS
7 5 (13.51%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) DWDM
8 3 (8.11%) SDH
9 1 (2.70%) Skype
9 1 (2.70%) VoIP
General
1 20 (54.05%) Manufacturing
2 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 4 (10.81%) Brand Awareness
4 4 (10.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Network Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Network Support
2 12 (32.43%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Support Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Switch Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Security Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) Business Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
7 3 (8.11%) Network Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) OSS Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Support Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Support Specialist
8 2 (5.41%) Bid Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Network Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.22%) Network Management
2 6 (16.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (16.22%) Product Management
2 6 (16.22%) Service Management
3 5 (13.51%) Business Development
3 5 (13.51%) Presales
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (21.62%) CCIE
3 6 (16.22%) DV Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (78.38%) Cisco
2 26 (70.27%) Juniper
3 20 (54.05%) Brocade
3 20 (54.05%) F5
4 12 (32.43%) Blue Coat
5 8 (21.62%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) EMC
6 6 (16.22%) SevOne
7 5 (13.51%) Siebel
8 3 (8.11%) Ciena
8 3 (8.11%) Remedy
8 3 (8.11%) Tellabs