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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 68 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.67% 0.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.20% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
122 123 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 20.33% 16.33% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 94 105 104
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 10 £35,000 - 1
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (64.29%) Broadband
1 9 (64.29%) VoIP
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
1 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 4 (28.57%) JNCIA
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (64.29%) Broadband
1 9 (64.29%) VoIP
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) VLAN
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Account Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Account Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Development
2 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) JNCIA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago