The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 86 74 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.31% 2.34% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 10.09% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 2
Median salary £42,500 £36,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% +24.13%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
224 218 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.63% 23.14% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 178 189 149
Median salary £42,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Gloucestershire region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MPLS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Cirencester - 1 £25,000 -
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (92.86%) VPN
3 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
4 35 (83.33%) Firewall
5 23 (54.76%) VMware
5 23 (54.76%) Windows
5 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (54.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (52.38%) Linux
6 22 (52.38%) DNS
6 22 (52.38%) VoIP
7 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 20 (47.62%) ITIL
9 19 (45.24%) CheckPoint
10 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
10 16 (38.10%) SSL
11 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
11 15 (35.71%) Data Centre
12 13 (30.95%) SMTP
13 12 (28.57%) Juniper
14 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
14 11 (26.19%) Broadband
14 11 (26.19%) SLA
14 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (23.81%) Network Design
16 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
16 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
17 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
17 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
17 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) VPN
2 35 (83.33%) Firewall
3 23 (54.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 22 (52.38%) DNS
4 22 (52.38%) VoIP
5 21 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 16 (38.10%) SSL
7 13 (30.95%) SMTP
8 11 (26.19%) Broadband
9 8 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (14.29%) BGP
10 6 (14.29%) DHCP
10 6 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 6 (14.29%) HSRP
10 6 (14.29%) OSPF
10 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
10 6 (14.29%) VRRP
11 4 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (4.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (26.19%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 24 (57.14%) Network Engineer
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (40.48%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 17 (40.48%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (40.48%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (23.81%) Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Support
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Voice Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
8 4 (9.52%) NOC Engineer
8 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Network Support
9 3 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Server Support
9 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) PKI
3 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (54.76%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 16 (38.10%) Load Balancing
3 10 (23.81%) Network Design
4 6 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
5 5 (11.90%) ITSM
5 5 (11.90%) Service Management
6 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) Migration
7 1 (2.38%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP
3 6 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) CCNA
5 3 (7.14%) JNCIS
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) MCSA
7 1 (2.38%) MCSE
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.19%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
3 23 (54.76%) VMware
4 19 (45.24%) CheckPoint
5 12 (28.57%) Juniper
6 3 (7.14%) Draytek
6 3 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) Sage
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago