The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 58 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.93% 9.17% 5.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.03% 26.04% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 22
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
199 169 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.42% 35.21% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 132 123 124
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
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MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (36.00%) OSPF
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) CCNA
4 8 (32.00%) RIP
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) VLAN
4 8 (32.00%) F5
5 7 (28.00%) Multicast
5 7 (28.00%) Brocade
5 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
5 7 (28.00%) Juniper
5 7 (28.00%) VRRP
5 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.00%) CCNP
7 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.00%) BGP
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Cramer
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (8.00%) Java
9 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
9 2 (8.00%) HTTP
9 2 (8.00%) UML
9 2 (8.00%) Swing
9 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
9 2 (8.00%) J2SE
9 2 (8.00%) SDH
9 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) OSPF
1 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (32.00%) RIP
2 8 (32.00%) VLAN
3 7 (28.00%) Multicast
3 7 (28.00%) VRRP
4 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.00%) HTTP
5 2 (8.00%) SDH
6 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) HSRP
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) VPLS
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) German Language
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Junior
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support
4 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Swing
1 2 (8.00%) J2SE
1 2 (8.00%) J2EE
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) JDBC
1 2 (8.00%) JSP
1 2 (8.00%) Servlets
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (8.00%) Velocity
1 2 (8.00%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Migration
1 2 (8.00%) UML
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL
1 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (4.00%) Use Case
2 1 (4.00%) Release Management
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.00%) WFM
2 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (4.00%) Scrum
2 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (32.00%) CCNA
3 5 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) F5
3 7 (28.00%) Brocade
3 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
3 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Cramer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint