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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 114 117 88
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 18 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.78% 0.86% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 5.10% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 35
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
398 353 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.36% 16.90% 19.95%
Number of salaries quoted 308 276 312
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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 +1 6 £65,000 +150.00% 1
Milton Keynes -16 4 £51,250 +5.12% 4
Beaconsfield - 2 £45,000 -
Marlow - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 29 (69.05%) Cisco
2 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
3 23 (54.76%) LAN
4 20 (47.62%) DNS
4 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (45.24%) CCNP
6 17 (40.48%) BGP
7 16 (38.10%) OSPF
8 15 (35.71%) DHCP
9 14 (33.33%) WAN
9 14 (33.33%) Internet
9 14 (33.33%) Finance
10 13 (30.95%) VPN
10 13 (30.95%) Unified Communications
11 12 (28.57%) 3G
12 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
12 11 (26.19%) Firewall
12 11 (26.19%) Avaya
12 11 (26.19%) 4G
12 11 (26.19%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
14 8 (19.05%) Network Design
14 8 (19.05%) IPsec
15 7 (16.67%) SLA
15 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
15 7 (16.67%) CCVP
15 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
15 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
16 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (54.76%) LAN
2 20 (47.62%) DNS
3 17 (40.48%) BGP
4 16 (38.10%) OSPF
5 15 (35.71%) DHCP
6 14 (33.33%) WAN
6 14 (33.33%) Internet
7 13 (30.95%) VPN
7 13 (30.95%) Unified Communications
8 12 (28.57%) 3G
9 11 (26.19%) Firewall
9 11 (26.19%) 4G
10 8 (19.05%) IPsec
11 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
11 7 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
11 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (14.29%) 2G
12 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
13 5 (11.90%) L2TP
13 5 (11.90%) VPLS
General
1 25 (59.52%) Telecoms
2 14 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Network Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Design Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Transmission Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Transmission Planning Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Designer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Network Technical Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Network Design Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Capacity Planning
2 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 8 (19.05%) Network Design
4 7 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (11.90%) Network Management
6 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 4 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) Operations Management
8 3 (7.14%) Change Control
8 3 (7.14%) SABSA
8 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.76%) Service Management
9 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.76%) OpenUP
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (45.24%) CCNP
3 7 (16.67%) CCVP
4 5 (11.90%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) JNCIA
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) CCIP
6 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Cisco
2 11 (26.19%) CheckPoint
2 11 (26.19%) Avaya
3 5 (11.90%) BT
4 4 (9.52%) Juniper
4 4 (9.52%) Huawei
4 4 (9.52%) F5
5 3 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.38%) HP
7 1 (2.38%) Dell
7 1 (2.38%) VMware
7 1 (2.38%) Mitel
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