The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 53 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.33% 2.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 9.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
54 98 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.88% 25.86% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40 73 62
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cheltenham region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Cheltenham

MPLS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) VMware