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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 34 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.02% 0.44% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 1.69% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £41,000
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £40,200
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 - £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
93 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 31.10% 26.22% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 79 49 32
Average salary £49,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (100.00%) BGP
1 28 (100.00%) OSPF
2 26 (92.86%) Cisco
3 25 (89.29%) CCNP
4 23 (82.14%) EIGRP
4 23 (82.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
6 15 (53.57%) CCDP
6 15 (53.57%) CCIE
7 13 (46.43%) VMware
8 11 (39.29%) vSphere
9 10 (35.71%) HSRP
9 10 (35.71%) Linux
10 8 (28.57%) VRRP
11 5 (17.86%) Firewall
11 5 (17.86%) CCNA
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
12 3 (10.71%) VPN
12 3 (10.71%) DNS
12 3 (10.71%) SSL
12 3 (10.71%) SLA
12 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (10.71%) Polycom
12 3 (10.71%) Tandberg
12 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
12 3 (10.71%) Network Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (10.71%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) BGP
1 28 (100.00%) OSPF
2 23 (82.14%) EIGRP
2 23 (82.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
4 10 (35.71%) HSRP
5 8 (28.57%) VRRP
6 5 (17.86%) Firewall
7 3 (10.71%) VPN
7 3 (10.71%) DNS
7 3 (10.71%) SSL
7 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (7.14%) Multicast
8 2 (7.14%) IPsec
8 2 (7.14%) WAN
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 16 (57.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.57%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) CSS
1 1 (3.57%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (10.71%) Network Management
2 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (89.29%) CCNP
3 15 (53.57%) CCDP
3 15 (53.57%) CCIE
4 5 (17.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (39.29%) vSphere
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) Polycom
3 3 (10.71%) Tandberg
4 2 (7.14%) McAfee
4 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago