The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 73 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.11% 1.26% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.36% 6.44% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 1
Average salary £42,500 £25,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -32.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
203 202 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.58% 19.61% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 152 164 166
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MPLS
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 11 £42,500 - 1
Gloucester -10 1 £25,000 -1.96%
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (93.75%) VPN
3 28 (87.50%) Firewall
4 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (40.63%) Wireless
6 13 (40.63%) VMware
6 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (40.63%) Presales
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (31.25%) CCNP
9 9 (28.13%) DNS
9 9 (28.13%) Windows
9 9 (28.13%) Linux
10 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
11 6 (18.75%) BGP
11 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
12 5 (15.63%) Juniper
12 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
13 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
13 4 (12.50%) IronPort
13 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
13 4 (12.50%) PKI
13 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
13 4 (12.50%) HP ASE
13 4 (12.50%) HP MASE

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) VPN
2 28 (87.50%) Firewall
3 13 (40.63%) Wireless
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (28.13%) DNS
6 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (18.75%) BGP
7 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (12.50%) EIGRP
8 4 (12.50%) HSRP
8 4 (12.50%) LAN
8 4 (12.50%) OSPF
8 4 (12.50%) SSL
8 4 (12.50%) TACACS
8 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
8 4 (12.50%) VoIP
8 4 (12.50%) VRRP
8 4 (12.50%) WAN
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Consultant
2 12 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco Consultant
3 10 (31.25%) Network Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Linux Support
6 5 (15.63%) Linux Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) VMware Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco Support
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Presales
2 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (3.13%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (31.25%) CCNP
3 4 (12.50%) HP ASE
3 4 (12.50%) HP MASE
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco IPCC
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 8 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.63%) Juniper
6 4 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (12.50%) IronPort
6 4 (12.50%) Meraki
6 4 (12.50%) ProCurve
6 4 (12.50%) Tripwire
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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