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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 168 131 150
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 38 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.95% 1.45% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.01% 6.88% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 24
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
948 828 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.81% 21.03% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 806 692 1003
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 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
Basingstoke -3 18 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Southampton +15 6 £50,000 -
Hook - 6 £58,250 -
Farnborough -1 3 £32,500 -40.90% 1
Fareham - 2 £50,000 -
Portsmouth -15 1 £50,000 - 1
Gosport - 1 £50,000 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 74 (81.32%) Cisco
2 66 (72.53%) Juniper
3 58 (63.74%) BGP
4 55 (60.44%) OSPF
5 40 (43.96%) Telecoms
6 35 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (37.36%) WAN
8 31 (34.07%) TCP/IP
9 30 (32.97%) CCNP
9 30 (32.97%) Internet
10 28 (30.77%) Ethernet
11 27 (29.67%) CCNA
12 23 (25.27%) SONET
12 23 (25.27%) IPv6
12 23 (25.27%) SDH
12 23 (25.27%) VLAN
12 23 (25.27%) VPLS
13 19 (20.88%) HSRP
14 17 (18.68%) Firewall
14 17 (18.68%) DWDM
15 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
16 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
17 14 (15.38%) Service Delivery
17 14 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
18 13 (14.29%) IPsec
18 13 (14.29%) Degree
19 12 (13.19%) JNCIA
19 12 (13.19%) VoIP
19 12 (13.19%) ITIL

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) PaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (63.74%) BGP
2 55 (60.44%) OSPF
3 34 (37.36%) WAN
4 31 (34.07%) TCP/IP
5 30 (32.97%) Internet
6 28 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 23 (25.27%) SONET
7 23 (25.27%) IPv6
7 23 (25.27%) SDH
7 23 (25.27%) VLAN
7 23 (25.27%) VPLS
8 19 (20.88%) HSRP
9 17 (18.68%) Firewall
9 17 (18.68%) DWDM
10 14 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (14.29%) IPsec
12 12 (13.19%) VoIP
12 12 (13.19%) Junos
13 11 (12.09%) VPN
13 11 (12.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.10%) EDMS
1 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (43.96%) Telecoms
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.20%) French Language
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (40.66%) Network Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) Consultant
3 10 (10.99%) Technical Design Authority
4 6 (6.59%) NOC Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 5 (5.49%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (3.30%) Network Technician
6 3 (3.30%) Architect
6 3 (3.30%) Sales Manager
6 3 (3.30%) Network Architect
7 2 (2.20%) Analyst
7 2 (2.20%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.20%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (2.20%) Project Engineer
7 2 (2.20%) Network Operations Technician
7 2 (2.20%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (1.10%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.10%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (1.10%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Statistics
2 3 (3.30%) PKI
3 2 (2.20%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Firmware
4 1 (1.10%) AVVID
4 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Windows
1 12 (13.19%) Linux
2 2 (2.20%) UNIX
2 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.20%) CentOS
2 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Load Balancing
2 14 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 12 (13.19%) ITIL
4 6 (6.59%) Change Management
5 5 (5.49%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.40%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.40%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.30%) Time Management
7 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.30%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.20%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.20%) Service Management
8 2 (2.20%) Migration
8 2 (2.20%) Project Management
8 2 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.20%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (2.20%) Budget Control
9 1 (1.10%) Network Management
9 1 (1.10%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (32.97%) CCNP
3 27 (29.67%) CCNA
4 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
5 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 13 (14.29%) Degree
6 12 (13.19%) JNCIA
6 12 (13.19%) CCIE
7 5 (5.49%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.49%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.30%) CCDA
8 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.20%) CCSE
9 2 (2.20%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.20%) CCSA
10 1 (1.10%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.20%) vCloud
1 2 (2.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) Netcool
2 2 (2.20%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 74 (81.32%) Cisco
2 66 (72.53%) Juniper
3 7 (7.69%) F5
4 6 (6.59%) SolarWinds
5 5 (5.49%) Riverbed
5 5 (5.49%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.40%) VMware
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.20%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.20%) McAfee
9 1 (1.10%) Remedy
9 1 (1.10%) Websense
9 1 (1.10%) Avaya
9 1 (1.10%) BMC
9 1 (1.10%) Nokia
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle
9 1 (1.10%) BT
9 1 (1.10%) Mitel
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7.5K Shift
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago