The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 108 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 30 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.38% 1.83% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.29% 9.05% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 33 27
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,750 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
362 409 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.61% 20.28% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 296 325 367
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
South East

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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
Milton Keynes +5 23 £50,000 -28.57% 1
High Wycombe -18 4 £27,000 -28.00%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 28 (73.68%) Telecoms
2 20 (52.63%) Cisco
3 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) DWDM
4 11 (28.95%) BGP
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (26.32%) VPN
6 9 (23.68%) Wireless
7 8 (21.05%) SDH
7 8 (21.05%) Network Planning
8 7 (18.42%) Capacity Management
8 7 (18.42%) GSM
8 7 (18.42%) Juniper
8 7 (18.42%) CCIE
8 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
9 6 (15.79%) Information Security
10 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
10 5 (13.16%) OSPF
10 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
10 5 (13.16%) CCNA
10 5 (13.16%) Broadband
10 5 (13.16%) ISDN
10 5 (13.16%) WAN
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.16%) Product Management
10 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
10 5 (13.16%) Marketing
10 5 (13.16%) VPLS
10 5 (13.16%) Product Marketing
11 4 (10.53%) TOGAF

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.63%) Lync
1 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) DWDM
1 12 (31.58%) Firewall
2 11 (28.95%) BGP
3 10 (26.32%) VPN
4 9 (23.68%) Wireless
5 8 (21.05%) SDH
6 7 (18.42%) GSM
7 5 (13.16%) ISDN
7 5 (13.16%) Broadband
7 5 (13.16%) OSPF
7 5 (13.16%) WAN
7 5 (13.16%) EIGRP
7 5 (13.16%) VPLS
7 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.53%) Network Security
8 4 (10.53%) IPsec
9 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (5.26%) TACACS
10 2 (5.26%) Wireless Security
10 2 (5.26%) xDSL
General
1 28 (73.68%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) French Language
3 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Support
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) CCTV
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Network Planning
2 7 (18.42%) Risk Management
2 7 (18.42%) Capacity Management
3 6 (15.79%) Information Security
4 5 (13.16%) Product Marketing
4 5 (13.16%) Product Management
4 5 (13.16%) Security Architecture
5 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) SABSA
6 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Change Control
8 1 (2.63%) Network Design
8 1 (2.63%) Network Management
8 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.63%) DNA
8 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCIE
3 5 (13.16%) CCNA
4 3 (7.89%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) MCSA
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.63%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
1 3 (7.89%) COBIT
1 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) OpenView
1 1 (2.63%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco
2 7 (18.42%) Juniper
3 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Cramer
4 1 (2.63%) Mitel
4 1 (2.63%) Polycom
4 1 (2.63%) Siemens
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, South East
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