The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 51 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.34% 8.79% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 31.34% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 0
Median salary £38,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.83% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
MPLS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 67 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 29.24% 28.03% 23.46%
Number of salaries quoted 83 56 45
Median salary £38,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MPLS
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Farnborough

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (82.35%) OSPF
3 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
3 12 (70.59%) CCNP
4 10 (58.82%) WLAN
5 9 (52.94%) VPN
5 9 (52.94%) Firewall
5 9 (52.94%) Wireless
5 9 (52.94%) BGP
5 9 (52.94%) VLAN
6 7 (41.18%) ION Trading
6 7 (41.18%) CCNA
6 7 (41.18%) VoIP
6 7 (41.18%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
7 5 (29.41%) FTP
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) IPsec
7 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
7 5 (29.41%) Fast Ethernet
7 5 (29.41%) RTSP
7 5 (29.41%) Case Management
8 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
10 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
10 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (11.76%) HSRP

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Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (82.35%) OSPF
3 10 (58.82%) WLAN
4 9 (52.94%) BGP
4 9 (52.94%) Firewall
4 9 (52.94%) VLAN
4 9 (52.94%) VPN
4 9 (52.94%) Wireless
5 7 (41.18%) DNS
5 7 (41.18%) VoIP
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) EIGRP
6 5 (29.41%) Ethernet
6 5 (29.41%) Fast Ethernet
6 5 (29.41%) FTP
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
6 5 (29.41%) IPsec
6 5 (29.41%) RTSP
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 12 (70.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Data Network Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Network Design Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Wireless Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) IP Network Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Network Support
4 5 (29.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Designer
5 3 (17.65%) Network Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Designer
6 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Case Management
2 2 (11.76%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Perl
1 2 (11.76%) Python
1 2 (11.76%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (70.59%) CCNP
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) CCDP
4 2 (11.76%) CCIP
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) ION Trading
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 2 (11.76%) VMware
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) F5