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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 124 101 90
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 1.40% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 8.56% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 27 35
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,800 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
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
412 362 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.50% 16.31% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 314 307 327
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 4 £65,000 +140.74% 3
Beaconsfield - 3 £45,000 -
Marlow - 2 - -
Milton Keynes -34 1 £55,000 +10.00%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (65.22%) Cisco
2 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
3 20 (43.48%) LAN
3 20 (43.48%) OSPF
3 20 (43.48%) BGP
4 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (41.30%) WAN
5 16 (34.78%) DNS
5 16 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
6 15 (32.61%) CCNP
7 14 (30.43%) 3G
7 14 (30.43%) Firewall
8 13 (28.26%) Ethernet
8 13 (28.26%) VPN
8 13 (28.26%) Capacity Management
9 11 (23.91%) Radio Access Network
9 11 (23.91%) 4G
10 10 (21.74%) DHCP
10 10 (21.74%) Finance
11 9 (19.57%) Juniper
11 9 (19.57%) Internet
12 8 (17.39%) SLA
12 8 (17.39%) CCNA
12 8 (17.39%) Windows
12 8 (17.39%) IPsec
12 8 (17.39%) Network Design
12 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (17.39%) Unified Communications
13 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
13 7 (15.22%) Problem Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (43.48%) LAN
1 20 (43.48%) OSPF
1 20 (43.48%) BGP
2 19 (41.30%) WAN
3 16 (34.78%) DNS
4 14 (30.43%) 3G
4 14 (30.43%) Firewall
5 13 (28.26%) VPN
5 13 (28.26%) Ethernet
6 11 (23.91%) 4G
6 11 (23.91%) Radio Access Network
7 10 (21.74%) DHCP
8 9 (19.57%) Internet
9 8 (17.39%) IPsec
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (17.39%) Unified Communications
10 6 (13.04%) LTE
10 6 (13.04%) 2G
10 6 (13.04%) UMTS
10 6 (13.04%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Network Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Transmission Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Network Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Security Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Design Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.70%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Designer
7 3 (6.52%) NOC Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Designer
8 2 (4.35%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) IVR
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (28.26%) Capacity Management
3 8 (17.39%) Network Design
4 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (13.04%) Network Management
6 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
6 5 (10.87%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.52%) Operations Management
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.35%) OpenUP
9 2 (4.35%) Open Source
9 2 (4.35%) Service Management
9 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (32.61%) CCNP
3 8 (17.39%) CCNA
4 7 (15.22%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) CCVP
6 2 (4.35%) CCIP
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
2 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Juniper
3 7 (15.22%) BT
3 7 (15.22%) Huawei
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.04%) Avaya
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) F5
7 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Mitel
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £350 - £500 per day + NEG
Posted: 12 hours ago
High Wycombe
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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