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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 48 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.47% 4.43% 4.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 14.11% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 14
Median salary £50,000 £47,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% +35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
93 163 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 27.43% 31.41% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 64 132 115
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,050 £55,000
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

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 4 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Brocade
2 8 (66.67%) F5
2 8 (66.67%) Multicast
3 7 (58.33%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) RIP
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) VRRP
3 7 (58.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Network Design
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
6 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 1 (8.33%) APMP
7 1 (8.33%) IaaS
7 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) CCIE
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) BGP

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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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Multicast
1 8 (66.67%) OSPF
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) RIP
2 7 (58.33%) VLAN
2 7 (58.33%) VRRP
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
General
1 8 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Network Support
1 10 (83.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Switch Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IP Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IP Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior IP Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior IP Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior IP Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Brocade
2 8 (66.67%) F5
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) HP