The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 126 137 97
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -40
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 62 51 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.71% 1.30% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.55% 5.53% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 48 71
Average salary £52,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.91% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
821 923 829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.64% 23.55% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 627 804 666
Average salary £43,750 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.75% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Hampshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Fareham - 21 £65,000 -
Farnborough +2 15 £60,000 - 1
Basingstoke +8 7 £31,000 -17.33% 1
Southampton -5 6 £55,000 +69.23%
Havant - 2 £51,250 -
Portsmouth +10 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 105 (92.11%) Cisco
2 84 (73.68%) BGP
3 82 (71.93%) OSPF
4 76 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (54.39%) CCNP
6 61 (53.51%) WAN
7 60 (52.63%) Firewall
8 57 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 54 (47.37%) VPN
10 51 (44.74%) LAN
10 51 (44.74%) EIGRP
11 44 (38.60%) F5
12 40 (35.09%) Cisco Nexus
13 37 (32.46%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (30.70%) CCIE
15 34 (29.82%) Juniper
15 34 (29.82%) ITIL
16 33 (28.95%) Network Design
17 31 (27.19%) Disaster Recovery
17 31 (27.19%) Ethernet
18 30 (26.32%) CCDP
18 30 (26.32%) Lync
18 30 (26.32%) Aerohive Networks
19 27 (23.68%) Demand Management
19 27 (23.68%) Avaya
19 27 (23.68%) Risk Management
20 25 (21.93%) CCNA
21 21 (18.42%) HSRP
22 20 (17.54%) Retail
23 19 (16.67%) Manufacturing

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (26.32%) Lync
2 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 84 (73.68%) BGP
2 82 (71.93%) OSPF
3 61 (53.51%) WAN
4 60 (52.63%) Firewall
5 57 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 54 (47.37%) VPN
7 51 (44.74%) LAN
7 51 (44.74%) EIGRP
8 40 (35.09%) Cisco Nexus
9 37 (32.46%) Cisco ASA
10 31 (27.19%) Ethernet
11 21 (18.42%) HSRP
12 15 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (12.28%) VoIP
14 12 (10.53%) SSL
15 11 (9.65%) DNS
15 11 (9.65%) VLAN
15 11 (9.65%) IPsec
15 11 (9.65%) VRRP
16 10 (8.77%) Multicast
General
1 20 (17.54%) Retail
2 19 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 13 (11.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.26%) Finance
5 4 (3.51%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.88%) Military
6 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 52 (45.61%) Network Engineer
2 22 (19.30%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (9.65%) Designer
4 9 (7.89%) Network Designer
5 7 (6.14%) Network Manager
6 6 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Consultant
7 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Designer
7 5 (4.39%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) IP Engineer
8 4 (3.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Architect
9 3 (2.63%) Network Consultant
9 3 (2.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) OLE
1 1 (0.88%) RSS
1 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.51%) PKI
2 3 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.77%) Linux
2 9 (7.89%) Windows
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.82%) ITIL
2 33 (28.95%) Network Design
3 31 (27.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (23.68%) Demand Management
4 27 (23.68%) Risk Management
5 15 (13.16%) ITSM
6 13 (11.40%) Business Continuity
7 12 (10.53%) Load Balancing
8 11 (9.65%) Incident Management
8 11 (9.65%) Performance Management
8 11 (9.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (8.77%) Network Management
10 9 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
11 6 (5.26%) Supplier Management
12 4 (3.51%) Network Planning
12 4 (3.51%) Network Architecture
13 3 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
13 3 (2.63%) Statistical Analysis
14 2 (1.75%) Data Analysis
14 2 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (54.39%) CCNP
3 35 (30.70%) CCIE
4 30 (26.32%) CCDP
5 25 (21.93%) CCNA
6 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 6 (5.26%) JNCIA
8 4 (3.51%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.63%) CCIP
10 2 (1.75%) Degree
10 2 (1.75%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.88%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.65%) vSphere
2 6 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 105 (92.11%) Cisco
2 44 (38.60%) F5
3 34 (29.82%) Juniper
4 30 (26.32%) Aerohive Networks
5 27 (23.68%) Avaya
6 17 (14.91%) VMware
7 14 (12.28%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.63%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.63%) Polycom
9 3 (2.63%) Tandberg
10 2 (1.75%) IBM
10 2 (1.75%) HP
10 2 (1.75%) Intel
10 2 (1.75%) McAfee
11 1 (0.88%) Aastra
11 1 (0.88%) Remedy
11 1 (0.88%) BMC
11 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.88%) Siemens
Farnborough, Hampshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago