The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 37 45 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 3.00% 0.46% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 2.04% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £41,000 £27,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.09% -48.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,500 £50,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
MPLS
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 25.50% 22.48% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 47 45 24
Average salary £39,500 £24,534 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.00% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Chippenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

MPLS
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Chippenham

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
4 6 (66.67%) Network Design
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
5 5 (55.56%) VoIP
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) Citrix
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
5 5 (55.56%) VLAN
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) RIP
7 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 2 (22.22%) CCNP
7 2 (22.22%) Juniper
7 2 (22.22%) OSPF
7 2 (22.22%) BGP
7 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 2 (22.22%) VPLS
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Wireless
7 2 (22.22%) IPsec

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) DNS
5 5 (55.56%) VLAN
5 5 (55.56%) VoIP
6 4 (44.44%) LAN
7 2 (22.22%) SSL
7 2 (22.22%) OSPF
7 2 (22.22%) BGP
7 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 2 (22.22%) VPLS
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) FCoE
7 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (22.22%) Multicast
7 2 (22.22%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper