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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 137 159 137
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 42 38 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.14% 0.96% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 4.07% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 37
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -28.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
776 933 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.09% 23.58% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 663 791 682
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,351 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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
Basingstoke +15 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Southampton +10 5 £62,500 +25.00%
Farnborough -15 5 £50,000 +53.84%
Havant - 5 £55,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £55,000 -
Fareham +15 1 £35,000 -
Hook +3 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 86 (83.50%) Cisco
2 71 (68.93%) BGP
3 67 (65.05%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (61.17%) WAN
5 62 (60.19%) OSPF
6 56 (54.37%) VPN
6 56 (54.37%) Firewall
7 53 (51.46%) CCNP
8 49 (47.57%) LAN
9 44 (42.72%) Ethernet
10 40 (38.83%) ITIL
11 38 (36.89%) TCP/IP
12 36 (34.95%) F5
13 35 (33.98%) Juniper
14 33 (32.04%) EIGRP
15 31 (30.10%) Network Design
16 30 (29.13%) Data Centre
17 29 (28.16%) Cisco Nexus
18 28 (27.18%) Cisco ASA
19 27 (26.21%) CCDP
20 26 (25.24%) Internet
21 25 (24.27%) VoIP
22 24 (23.30%) Telecoms
23 23 (22.33%) Risk Management
23 23 (22.33%) CCNA
24 22 (21.36%) IPsec
24 22 (21.36%) Disaster Recovery
25 21 (20.39%) Avaya
25 21 (20.39%) Lync
26 20 (19.42%) Network Security

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (20.39%) Lync
2 1 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Visio
2 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 71 (68.93%) BGP
2 63 (61.17%) WAN
3 62 (60.19%) OSPF
4 56 (54.37%) VPN
4 56 (54.37%) Firewall
5 49 (47.57%) LAN
6 44 (42.72%) Ethernet
7 38 (36.89%) TCP/IP
8 33 (32.04%) EIGRP
9 29 (28.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 28 (27.18%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (25.24%) Internet
12 25 (24.27%) VoIP
13 22 (21.36%) IPsec
14 20 (19.42%) Wireless
14 20 (19.42%) Network Security
15 19 (18.45%) VLAN
16 17 (16.50%) HSRP
17 12 (11.65%) WPA2
18 11 (10.68%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (23.30%) Telecoms
2 19 (18.45%) Finance
3 17 (16.50%) Manufacturing
3 17 (16.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.97%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (37.86%) Network Engineer
2 18 (17.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (13.59%) Architect
4 13 (12.62%) Network Architect
5 8 (7.77%) Consultant
5 8 (7.77%) Network Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Designer
7 5 (4.85%) Technical Design Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.88%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Network Designer
9 3 (2.91%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.97%) CSS
2 1 (0.97%) RSS
2 1 (0.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.88%) PKI
3 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.97%) FMCG
3 1 (0.97%) NHS
3 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.83%) Linux
2 3 (2.91%) UNIX
2 3 (2.91%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.83%) ITIL
2 31 (30.10%) Network Design
3 23 (22.33%) Risk Management
4 22 (21.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (19.42%) Demand Management
6 19 (18.45%) Network Management
7 14 (13.59%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (12.62%) Supplier Management
9 12 (11.65%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (11.65%) Business Continuity
9 12 (11.65%) Information Security
10 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
10 11 (10.68%) Load Balancing
11 9 (8.74%) Performance Management
11 9 (8.74%) ITSM
12 7 (6.80%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.80%) Network Architecture
12 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
13 6 (5.83%) Procure-to-pay
13 6 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (65.05%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (51.46%) CCNP
3 27 (26.21%) CCDP
4 23 (22.33%) CCNA
5 18 (17.48%) CCIE
6 9 (8.74%) JNCIP
6 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.80%) JNCIA
8 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
9 5 (4.85%) CCDA
10 4 (3.88%) CCIP
11 3 (2.91%) Check Point Certification
11 3 (2.91%) CCSE
11 3 (2.91%) CCDE
11 3 (2.91%) OSCP
12 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.94%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.94%) CCSP
13 1 (0.97%) Degree
13 1 (0.97%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.65%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (5.83%) vSphere
2 4 (3.88%) Snort
3 3 (2.91%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.88%) Check_MK
3 3 (2.91%) vMotion
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.97%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 86 (83.50%) Cisco
2 36 (34.95%) F5
3 35 (33.98%) Juniper
4 21 (20.39%) Avaya
5 20 (19.42%) Aerohive Networks
6 14 (13.59%) VMware
7 12 (11.65%) CheckPoint
8 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
9 6 (5.83%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.91%) BT
11 2 (1.94%) Mitel
11 2 (1.94%) EMC
11 2 (1.94%) Intel
12 1 (0.97%) Oracle
12 1 (0.97%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.97%) Siemens
12 1 (0.97%) Polycom
12 1 (0.97%) Tandberg
12 1 (0.97%) Panasonic
12 1 (0.97%) Aastra
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago