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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.54% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +7.05%
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
122 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.46% 28.57% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 105 47 28
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +118.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) OSPF
2 24 (96.00%) BGP
2 24 (96.00%) CCNP
3 23 (92.00%) EIGRP
3 23 (92.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (92.00%) Data Centre
4 15 (60.00%) CCIE
4 15 (60.00%) CCDP
4 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (36.00%) VMware
5 9 (36.00%) vSphere
6 8 (32.00%) HSRP
6 8 (32.00%) VRRP
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (8.00%) Firewall
8 2 (8.00%) VPN
8 2 (8.00%) CCNA
9 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.00%) CSS
9 1 (4.00%) ITIL
9 1 (4.00%) DNS
9 1 (4.00%) SSL
9 1 (4.00%) SLA
9 1 (4.00%) RSS
9 1 (4.00%) LAN
9 1 (4.00%) VoIP
9 1 (4.00%) WAN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (4.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) OSPF
1 24 (96.00%) BGP
2 23 (92.00%) EIGRP
2 23 (92.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 15 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) VRRP
4 8 (32.00%) HSRP
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) DNS
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (4.00%) VoIP
7 1 (4.00%) WAN
7 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
7 1 (4.00%) IPsec
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (56.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (92.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.00%) ITIL
1 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (4.00%) Network Management
1 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (96.00%) CCNP
3 15 (60.00%) CCIE
3 15 (60.00%) CCDP
4 2 (8.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) Snort
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (4.00%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Polycom
3 1 (4.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus & package
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