The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 57 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.61% 0.88% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.29% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
140 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 37.63% 25.66% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 125 47 31
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (96.30%) CCNP
3 23 (85.19%) OSPF
3 23 (85.19%) BGP
4 22 (81.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (81.48%) Data Centre
5 20 (74.07%) EIGRP
6 13 (48.15%) CCIE
7 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 12 (44.44%) CCDP
8 11 (40.74%) VMware
9 10 (37.04%) HSRP
10 9 (33.33%) vSphere
11 8 (29.63%) VRRP
11 8 (29.63%) Linux
12 7 (25.93%) Firewall
13 6 (22.22%) Internet
13 6 (22.22%) ITIL
13 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
14 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (18.52%) VPN
14 5 (18.52%) CCNA
15 4 (14.81%) Wireless
15 4 (14.81%) IPsec
15 4 (14.81%) LAN
15 4 (14.81%) VoIP
15 4 (14.81%) WAN
15 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
15 4 (14.81%) Network Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (3.70%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) OSPF
1 23 (85.19%) BGP
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Nexus
3 20 (74.07%) EIGRP
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 10 (37.04%) HSRP
6 8 (29.63%) VRRP
7 7 (25.93%) Firewall
8 6 (22.22%) Internet
9 5 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (18.52%) VPN
10 4 (14.81%) LAN
10 4 (14.81%) VoIP
10 4 (14.81%) WAN
10 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
10 4 (14.81%) Wireless
10 4 (14.81%) IPsec
10 4 (14.81%) VLAN
10 4 (14.81%) Network Security
10 4 (14.81%) WPA2
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Network Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Network Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Network Management
2 4 (14.81%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 3 (11.11%) Change Control
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (96.30%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCIE
4 12 (44.44%) CCDP
5 5 (18.52%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (14.81%) Snort
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
1 4 (14.81%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) Polycom
4 1 (3.70%) Tandberg
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago