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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 104 75 109
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +34
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.92% 2.36% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.85% 11.03% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 12
Average salary £47,500 £54,750 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.24% -6.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,650 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
325 390 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.70% 21.37% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 240 296 378
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -17 15 £50,000 -28.57% 1
High Wycombe -17 2 £26,000 -42.22%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (63.83%) Telecoms
2 25 (53.19%) Cisco
3 19 (40.43%) BGP
4 17 (36.17%) DWDM
5 14 (29.79%) OSPF
5 14 (29.79%) VPN
5 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (27.66%) SDH
6 13 (27.66%) Firewall
7 12 (25.53%) EIGRP
8 11 (23.40%) Juniper
9 9 (19.15%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (19.15%) WAN
9 9 (19.15%) CCIE
9 9 (19.15%) Network Design
10 8 (17.02%) Network Planning
10 8 (17.02%) Network Security
10 8 (17.02%) SLA
10 8 (17.02%) Wireless
10 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
11 7 (14.89%) CCNP
11 7 (14.89%) VoIP
11 7 (14.89%) GSM
11 7 (14.89%) ATM
11 7 (14.89%) xDSL
11 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
11 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
11 7 (14.89%) Information Security
12 6 (12.77%) Network Architecture
12 6 (12.77%) CCNA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.13%) Lync
1 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) BGP
2 17 (36.17%) DWDM
3 14 (29.79%) OSPF
3 14 (29.79%) VPN
4 13 (27.66%) SDH
4 13 (27.66%) Firewall
5 12 (25.53%) EIGRP
6 9 (19.15%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (19.15%) WAN
7 8 (17.02%) Wireless
7 8 (17.02%) Network Security
8 7 (14.89%) xDSL
8 7 (14.89%) VoIP
8 7 (14.89%) ATM
8 7 (14.89%) GSM
9 5 (10.64%) WLAN
9 5 (10.64%) LAN
9 5 (10.64%) X.25
9 5 (10.64%) Frame Relay
10 4 (8.51%) IPsec
General
1 30 (63.83%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) French Language
3 2 (4.26%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.53%) Architect
3 10 (21.28%) Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Network Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Security Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Network Design Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (8.51%) Network Design Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Network Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Security Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (6.38%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) CCTV
2 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Network Design
2 8 (17.02%) Network Planning
2 8 (17.02%) Risk Management
3 7 (14.89%) Information Security
3 7 (14.89%) Security Architecture
3 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
4 6 (12.77%) Network Architecture
5 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.64%) SABSA
6 4 (8.51%) Product Marketing
6 4 (8.51%) Product Management
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
7 3 (6.38%) Change Control
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
9 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.13%) DNA
9 1 (2.13%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (2.13%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.15%) CCIE
3 7 (14.89%) CCNP
4 6 (12.77%) CCNA
5 3 (6.38%) CCDA
5 3 (6.38%) CISSP
6 2 (4.26%) Degree
7 1 (2.13%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.13%) MCSA
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.13%) MCTS
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
2 3 (6.38%) COBIT
2 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) OpenView
1 1 (2.13%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Cisco
2 11 (23.40%) Juniper
3 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.51%) Huawei
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Mitel
5 1 (2.13%) Cramer
5 1 (2.13%) Siemens
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Polycom
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago