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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 63 94 70
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 26 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.13% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.86% 4.35% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £75,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +76.47%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
175 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 21.06% 11.78% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 149 80 65
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 11 February 2016. 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
Poole - 24 £40,000 - 1
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 26 (83.87%) MySQL
1 26 (83.87%) Linux
1 26 (83.87%) SNMP
1 26 (83.87%) IPv4
1 26 (83.87%) IPv6
1 26 (83.87%) OSPF
1 26 (83.87%) EIGRP
2 25 (80.65%) Perl
2 25 (80.65%) PHP
2 25 (80.65%) Telecoms
2 25 (80.65%) VLAN
3 24 (77.42%) LAMP
3 24 (77.42%) Apache
4 18 (58.06%) WAN
4 18 (58.06%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) LAN
4 18 (58.06%) L2TP
4 18 (58.06%) BGP
5 17 (54.84%) Presales
6 7 (22.58%) VoIP
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
8 5 (16.13%) Firewall
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
8 5 (16.13%) Yeoman
9 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 24 (77.42%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) EIGRP
1 26 (83.87%) IPv4
1 26 (83.87%) IPv6
1 26 (83.87%) OSPF
1 26 (83.87%) SNMP
2 25 (80.65%) VLAN
3 18 (58.06%) BGP
3 18 (58.06%) L2TP
3 18 (58.06%) LAN
3 18 (58.06%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) VoIP
5 5 (16.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (83.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Yeoman
General
1 25 (80.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Administrator
1 24 (77.42%) Systems Administrator
2 23 (74.19%) Linux Administrator
2 23 (74.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 16 (51.61%) Telecoms Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Perl
1 25 (80.65%) PHP
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago