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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 100 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 26 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.21% 1.15% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.30% 6.12% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 33
Average salary £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £35,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,100
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
356 376 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.60% 18.81% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 248 265 433
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +5 13 £70,000 -3.44% 2
High Wycombe -5 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Chesham - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 29 (64.44%) Cisco
2 26 (57.78%) BGP
3 22 (48.89%) Telecoms
3 22 (48.89%) WAN
4 21 (46.67%) OSPF
5 19 (42.22%) EIGRP
6 18 (40.00%) LAN
7 17 (37.78%) Juniper
7 17 (37.78%) Network Design
8 15 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (31.11%) VPN
10 13 (28.89%) SLA
10 13 (28.89%) SDH
10 13 (28.89%) VoIP
10 13 (28.89%) Firewall
11 11 (24.44%) Frame Relay
11 11 (24.44%) DWDM
11 11 (24.44%) X.25
11 11 (24.44%) WLAN
11 11 (24.44%) ATM
11 11 (24.44%) xDSL
12 9 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (20.00%) Huawei
13 8 (17.78%) Network Security
14 7 (15.56%) CCIE
15 6 (13.33%) CCNP
15 6 (13.33%) Windows
15 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
15 6 (13.33%) Network Architecture

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (57.78%) BGP
2 22 (48.89%) WAN
3 21 (46.67%) OSPF
4 19 (42.22%) EIGRP
5 18 (40.00%) LAN
6 15 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (31.11%) VPN
8 13 (28.89%) SDH
8 13 (28.89%) VoIP
8 13 (28.89%) Firewall
9 11 (24.44%) xDSL
9 11 (24.44%) X.25
9 11 (24.44%) Frame Relay
9 11 (24.44%) WLAN
9 11 (24.44%) ATM
9 11 (24.44%) DWDM
10 8 (17.78%) Network Security
11 5 (11.11%) Ethernet
12 4 (8.89%) Internet
12 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 22 (48.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Architect
2 14 (31.11%) Network Architect
3 11 (24.44%) Network Design Architect
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
4 7 (15.56%) Network Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Transmission Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Transmission Planning Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Design Authority
6 4 (8.89%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Support Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Development Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Technical Design Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Network Technical Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Network Design Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) CCTV
2 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Network Design
2 9 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.33%) Security Architecture
3 6 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.89%) Information Security
5 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
5 4 (8.89%) SABSA
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (4.44%) Network Management
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.22%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (15.56%) CCIE
3 6 (13.33%) CCNP
4 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 3 (6.67%) CCDA
5 3 (6.67%) CISSP
6 1 (2.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) OpenView
1 1 (2.22%) Netcool
1 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) Juniper
3 9 (20.00%) Huawei
4 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.89%) Mapinfo
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.22%) Avaya
7 1 (2.22%) Mitel
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) McAfee
7 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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