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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 20 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.67% - 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.29% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
35 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 19.44% 10.93% 23.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 48
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) CCNA
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (90.91%) Firewall
3 16 (72.73%) OSPF
3 16 (72.73%) BGP
4 14 (63.64%) CCNP
4 14 (63.64%) VMware
5 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 12 (54.55%) Linux
5 12 (54.55%) WAN
5 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
5 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
5 12 (54.55%) McAfee
5 12 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (54.55%) HSRP
6 8 (36.36%) VPN
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco
6 8 (36.36%) IPsec
6 8 (36.36%) Polycom
6 8 (36.36%) Tandberg
6 8 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 6 (27.27%) RSS
7 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (9.09%) DNS
8 2 (9.09%) SSL
8 2 (9.09%) SLA
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) CCIE

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) Firewall
2 16 (72.73%) OSPF
2 16 (72.73%) BGP
3 12 (54.55%) WAN
3 12 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 12 (54.55%) HSRP
4 8 (36.36%) VPN
4 8 (36.36%) IPsec
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) SSL
5 2 (9.09%) Multicast
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) CSS
1 6 (27.27%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
1 12 (54.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (9.09%) Network Management
2 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) CCNA
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (63.64%) CCNP
3 2 (9.09%) CCIE
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIA
3 2 (9.09%) JNCIE
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) CheckPoint
2 12 (54.55%) McAfee
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Polycom
3 8 (36.36%) Tandberg
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper