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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 76 78 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.73% 0.49% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.68% 2.29% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 4
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
163 175 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.78% 21.45% 24.15%
Number of salaries quoted 128 155 261
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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 - 5 £38,500 - 1
Gloucester - 1 - -
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago