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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 23 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 11 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.04% 0.52% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.40% 4.00% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £65,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
47 25 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.82% 13.02% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 50
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,250 £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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (79.31%) BGP
2 23 (79.31%) OSPF
3 21 (72.41%) CCNP
4 19 (65.52%) Firewall
4 19 (65.52%) CCNA
5 18 (62.07%) Cisco
5 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
6 16 (55.17%) VMware
7 14 (48.28%) Linux
7 14 (48.28%) HSRP
8 11 (37.93%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (37.93%) Windows
8 11 (37.93%) WAN
8 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
8 11 (37.93%) McAfee
9 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (27.59%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (27.59%) IPsec
10 8 (27.59%) Polycom
10 8 (27.59%) Tandberg
10 8 (27.59%) VPN
11 7 (24.14%) CCDP
11 7 (24.14%) CCIE
12 6 (20.69%) CSS
12 6 (20.69%) RSS
12 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
13 5 (17.24%) vSphere

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (6.90%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) OSPF
1 23 (79.31%) BGP
2 19 (65.52%) Firewall
3 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
4 14 (48.28%) HSRP
5 11 (37.93%) WAN
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
7 8 (27.59%) VPN
7 8 (27.59%) IPsec
8 3 (10.34%) VRRP
9 2 (6.90%) DNS
9 2 (6.90%) SSL
9 2 (6.90%) Multicast
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Network Engineer
2 17 (58.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 11 (37.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (6.90%) Network Management
2 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (72.41%) CCNP
3 19 (65.52%) CCNA
4 7 (24.14%) CCDP
4 7 (24.14%) CCIE
5 3 (10.34%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) vSphere
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 11 (37.93%) CheckPoint
3 11 (37.93%) McAfee
4 8 (27.59%) Polycom
4 8 (27.59%) Tandberg
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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