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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 102 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 21 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.08% 0.81% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 4.27% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 36
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +65.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £66,500
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
330 351 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.93% 18.94% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 235 237 416
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £56,500 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -6 9 £55,000 -24.13% 2
High Wycombe +4 2 £45,000 +83.67%
Chesham - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (59.52%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) WAN
2 23 (54.76%) BGP
3 21 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 20 (47.62%) EIGRP
5 19 (45.24%) LAN
5 19 (45.24%) OSPF
6 18 (42.86%) Juniper
6 18 (42.86%) Network Design
7 15 (35.71%) SDH
8 14 (33.33%) VPN
9 13 (30.95%) SLA
9 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (30.95%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (28.57%) ATM
10 12 (28.57%) VoIP
10 12 (28.57%) WLAN
10 12 (28.57%) DWDM
10 12 (28.57%) X.25
10 12 (28.57%) Frame Relay
10 12 (28.57%) xDSL
11 11 (26.19%) Huawei
12 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
13 7 (16.67%) CCIE
13 7 (16.67%) CCNP
13 7 (16.67%) Capacity Management
14 6 (14.29%) Windows
14 6 (14.29%) Firewall
14 6 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) WAN
1 23 (54.76%) BGP
2 20 (47.62%) EIGRP
3 19 (45.24%) OSPF
3 19 (45.24%) LAN
4 15 (35.71%) SDH
5 14 (33.33%) VPN
6 13 (30.95%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (28.57%) DWDM
7 12 (28.57%) X.25
7 12 (28.57%) Frame Relay
7 12 (28.57%) VoIP
7 12 (28.57%) WLAN
7 12 (28.57%) ATM
7 12 (28.57%) xDSL
8 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 6 (14.29%) Network Security
9 6 (14.29%) Firewall
10 5 (11.90%) GSM
10 5 (11.90%) Radio Access Network
General
1 21 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Architect
2 14 (33.33%) Network Architect
3 12 (28.57%) Network Design Architect
4 7 (16.67%) Transmission Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Transmission Planning Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.90%) Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Design Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Network Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
7 4 (9.52%) Design Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Security Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Development Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Project Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Network Design
2 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 5 (11.90%) Network Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.38%) Information Security
7 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.38%) Operations Management
7 1 (2.38%) SABSA
7 1 (2.38%) Network Management
7 1 (2.38%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (16.67%) CCIE
2 7 (16.67%) CCNP
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
3 3 (7.14%) CCDA
3 3 (7.14%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) HP ASE
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.95%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Cisco
2 18 (42.86%) Juniper
3 11 (26.19%) Huawei
4 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.52%) Mapinfo
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) Mitel
6 2 (4.76%) Avaya
6 2 (4.76%) BT
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec
7 1 (2.38%) McAfee
7 1 (2.38%) Kaspersky
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Salary: Competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago
Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 8 days ago
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