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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 47 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.28% 5.75% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
118 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 38.69% 22.99% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 90 35 20
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) WLAN
2 18 (90.00%) VLAN
3 17 (85.00%) Wireless
4 16 (80.00%) OSPF
4 16 (80.00%) BGP
5 15 (75.00%) VoIP
6 14 (70.00%) ION Trading
7 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
7 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
9 4 (20.00%) CCDP
10 3 (15.00%) CCIP
10 3 (15.00%) CCNA
11 2 (10.00%) Network Design
11 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
11 2 (10.00%) F5
11 2 (10.00%) LAN
11 2 (10.00%) WAN
12 1 (5.00%) Perl
12 1 (5.00%) ITIL
12 1 (5.00%) Unix
12 1 (5.00%) Python
12 1 (5.00%) CCDA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (90.00%) VLAN
2 18 (90.00%) VPN
2 18 (90.00%) WLAN
3 17 (85.00%) Wireless
4 16 (80.00%) BGP
4 16 (80.00%) OSPF
5 15 (75.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
7 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.00%) DNS
8 1 (5.00%) HSRP
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
General
1 20 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 17 (85.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 14 (70.00%) Network Design Engineer
4 13 (65.00%) Wireless Engineer
4 13 (65.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Designer
5 5 (25.00%) Network Designer
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Designer
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCDP
3 3 (15.00%) CCIP
3 3 (15.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CCDA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) ION Trading
2 6 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (30.00%) Palo Alto
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Aruba
6 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Hogg Robinson plc
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago