The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 70 80 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.43% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.75% 2.92% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
MPLS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 137 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.40% 16.21% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 101 114 83
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MPLS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Dorset

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Dorset

MPLS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bournemouth +3 7 £35,000 -24.32% 1
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (65.00%) Broadband
1 13 (65.00%) VoIP
1 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
1 13 (65.00%) Business Development
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) Yeoman
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) ADSL
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (65.00%) Broadband
1 13 (65.00%) VoIP
2 7 (35.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
3 1 (5.00%) ADSL
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Yeoman
General
1 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Account Manager
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Manager
2 12 (60.00%) Senior Account Manager
3 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Avaya
1 1 (5.00%) Symantec
1 1 (5.00%) VMware
1 1 (5.00%) Mitel
Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000 per annum + OTE £28,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £22800.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago