The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 114 128 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 2 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.10% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 0.75% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 18
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £27,100 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,900 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
291 268 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.08% 13.72% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 249 243 196
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MPLS
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bristol region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Bristol

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Bristol

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) OSPF
4 10 (45.45%) LAN
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (40.91%) ATM
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) Project Management
8 6 (27.27%) Juniper
8 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) SCTP
8 6 (27.27%) Network Design
8 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) High Availability
9 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (22.73%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) CCNA
9 5 (22.73%) HP
9 5 (22.73%) Dell
9 5 (22.73%) VoIP
9 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) BGP
10 4 (18.18%) Intel Security
10 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
1 11 (50.00%) OSPF
2 10 (45.45%) LAN
3 9 (40.91%) ATM
4 8 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) SCTP
6 6 (27.27%) VPN
7 5 (22.73%) BGP
7 5 (22.73%) VoIP
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) VLAN
9 3 (13.64%) ADSL
9 3 (13.64%) DHCP
9 3 (13.64%) Diameter Protocol
10 2 (9.09%) Internet
10 2 (9.09%) Q.931
10 2 (9.09%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Games
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Designer
3 4 (18.18%) Network Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Network Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Network Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) High Availability
1 6 (27.27%) Network Architecture
1 6 (27.27%) Network Design
1 6 (27.27%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Communications Security
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) MCSE
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) CCIE
5 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Juniper
4 5 (22.73%) Dell
4 5 (22.73%) HP
5 4 (18.18%) Intel Security
5 4 (18.18%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) Intel
7 2 (9.09%) Avaya
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Mitel
7 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
7 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Brocade
8 1 (4.55%) BT
8 1 (4.55%) IronPort
8 1 (4.55%) Siemens
8 1 (4.55%) Trustwave
8 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard
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