The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 98 125 101
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -24
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 29 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.43% 0.33% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.68% 1.83% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 19
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
334 383 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.49% 17.91% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 251 298 320
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 7 £55,000 - 3
Milton Keynes 0 6 £75,000 +20.00%
Marlow - 4 £40,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £58,750 - 1
Chesham - 1 - -
Amersham - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 26 (54.17%) Cisco
1 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 21 (43.75%) WAN
3 19 (39.58%) Capacity Planning
4 18 (37.50%) LAN
4 18 (37.50%) BGP
5 17 (35.42%) OSPF
6 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 16 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 15 (31.25%) Juniper
8 12 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
9 11 (22.92%) SLA
9 11 (22.92%) CCNP
10 10 (20.83%) VPN
10 10 (20.83%) EIGRP
11 9 (18.75%) DNS
11 9 (18.75%) GSM
11 9 (18.75%) Huawei
11 9 (18.75%) Firewall
12 8 (16.67%) CCNA
12 8 (16.67%) SDH
12 8 (16.67%) 4G
13 7 (14.58%) 3G
13 7 (14.58%) Windows
13 7 (14.58%) DHCP
13 7 (14.58%) Network Design
13 7 (14.58%) JNCIA
14 6 (12.50%) LTE
14 6 (12.50%) VMware

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (4.17%) Apache
1 2 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
1 2 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (43.75%) WAN
2 18 (37.50%) LAN
2 18 (37.50%) BGP
3 17 (35.42%) OSPF
4 16 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 12 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (20.83%) VPN
6 10 (20.83%) EIGRP
7 9 (18.75%) Firewall
7 9 (18.75%) DNS
7 9 (18.75%) GSM
8 8 (16.67%) SDH
8 8 (16.67%) 4G
9 7 (14.58%) DHCP
9 7 (14.58%) 3G
10 6 (12.50%) UMTS
10 6 (12.50%) GPRS
10 6 (12.50%) LTE
11 5 (10.42%) xDSL
11 5 (10.42%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
General
1 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
7 3 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.25%) Project Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Network Technical Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) IVR
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Capacity Planning
2 16 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 7 (14.58%) Network Design
4 6 (12.50%) Network Management
5 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.33%) Operations Management
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.17%) DevOps
8 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (22.92%) CCNP
3 8 (16.67%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) CCIP
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) CCIE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCVP
6 1 (2.08%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.08%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) SLA
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Cisco
2 15 (31.25%) Juniper
3 9 (18.75%) Huawei
4 6 (12.50%) VMware
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.42%) HP
5 5 (10.42%) BT
6 4 (8.33%) Mapinfo
7 3 (6.25%) Mitel
7 3 (6.25%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.25%) F5
7 3 (6.25%) Avaya
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle
8 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.08%) Dell
9 1 (2.08%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.08%) Symantec
9 1 (2.08%) McAfee
Buckinghamshire
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Aylesbury
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago