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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 119 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.95% 1.28% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.47% 7.21% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 24
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +22.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
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
402 402 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.31% 17.76% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 305 332 300
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +2 7 £55,000 +103.70% 3
Beaconsfield - 3 £45,000 -
Marlow - 2 - -
Milton Keynes -45 1 £70,000 +30.23% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £42,500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
3 19 (41.30%) WAN
4 17 (36.96%) LAN
4 17 (36.96%) OSPF
4 17 (36.96%) BGP
4 17 (36.96%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (32.61%) Ethernet
6 15 (32.61%) Capacity Management
7 14 (30.43%) 3G
7 14 (30.43%) Firewall
8 13 (28.26%) Radio Access Network
9 12 (26.09%) 4G
9 12 (26.09%) CCNP
9 12 (26.09%) DNS
10 11 (23.91%) VPN
10 11 (23.91%) Juniper
11 9 (19.57%) BT
11 9 (19.57%) Huawei
11 9 (19.57%) SLA
11 9 (19.57%) GSM
12 8 (17.39%) GPRS
12 8 (17.39%) Windows
12 8 (17.39%) UMTS
12 8 (17.39%) CCNA
12 8 (17.39%) Network Design
12 8 (17.39%) IPsec
12 8 (17.39%) LTE
13 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 2 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) WAN
2 17 (36.96%) LAN
2 17 (36.96%) OSPF
2 17 (36.96%) BGP
3 15 (32.61%) Ethernet
4 14 (30.43%) 3G
4 14 (30.43%) Firewall
5 13 (28.26%) Radio Access Network
6 12 (26.09%) 4G
6 12 (26.09%) DNS
7 11 (23.91%) VPN
8 9 (19.57%) GSM
9 8 (17.39%) GPRS
9 8 (17.39%) UMTS
9 8 (17.39%) IPsec
9 8 (17.39%) LTE
10 7 (15.22%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (13.04%) DHCP
11 6 (13.04%) EIGRP
11 6 (13.04%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
General
1 24 (52.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Network Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Transmission Engineer
3 10 (21.74%) Transmission Planning Engineer
4 9 (19.57%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Design Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Leader
6 4 (8.70%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Network Design Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Designer
7 3 (6.52%) Network Architect
7 3 (6.52%) NOC Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Principal Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) 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 17 (36.96%) Capacity Planning
2 15 (32.61%) Capacity Management
3 8 (17.39%) Network Design
4 7 (15.22%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (13.04%) Network Management
6 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (6.52%) Operations Management
8 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (4.35%) Service Management
9 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (26.09%) CCNP
3 8 (17.39%) CCNA
4 7 (15.22%) JNCIA
5 4 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) CCIP
6 2 (4.35%) CCVP
7 1 (2.17%) HP ASE
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) SLA
2 4 (8.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) FreeRADIUS
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Cisco
2 11 (23.91%) Juniper
3 9 (19.57%) BT
3 9 (19.57%) Huawei
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.04%) VMware
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 3 (6.52%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.52%) Avaya
6 3 (6.52%) F5
7 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) Mitel
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package commensurate to
Posted: 13 days ago
Buckinghamshire
TFM Networks
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive package, commensurate to
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago