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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 147 122 175
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +53
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 49 68 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.23% 1.77% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.39% 8.33% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 42 50 23
Average salary £39,750 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
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
909 816 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.87% 21.29% 29.47%
Number of salaries quoted 793 697 1029
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £70,000
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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -2 20 £38,500 +16.66% 1
Farnborough -4 9 £32,500 -56.66%
Southampton - 8 £60,000 - 4
Eastleigh +7 5 £65,000 +26.82% 3
Fareham - 2 £26,250 -
Hook - 2 £58,250 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 85 (83.33%) Cisco
2 68 (66.67%) Juniper
3 67 (65.69%) BGP
4 60 (58.82%) OSPF
5 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
6 44 (43.14%) Telecoms
7 40 (39.22%) WAN
8 38 (37.25%) CCNP
9 36 (35.29%) CCNA
10 35 (34.31%) TCP/IP
11 29 (28.43%) Ethernet
11 29 (28.43%) Internet
12 24 (23.53%) HSRP
13 23 (22.55%) Firewall
14 22 (21.57%) SONET
14 22 (21.57%) IPv6
14 22 (21.57%) SDH
15 21 (20.59%) VLAN
15 21 (20.59%) VPLS
16 19 (18.63%) IPsec
17 17 (16.67%) JNCIA
17 17 (16.67%) CCIE
17 17 (16.67%) DWDM
18 16 (15.69%) Security Cleared
19 15 (14.71%) Load Balancing
20 14 (13.73%) LAN
20 14 (13.73%) ITIL
20 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
21 13 (12.75%) VPN
21 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (65.69%) BGP
2 60 (58.82%) OSPF
3 40 (39.22%) WAN
4 35 (34.31%) TCP/IP
5 29 (28.43%) Ethernet
5 29 (28.43%) Internet
6 24 (23.53%) HSRP
7 23 (22.55%) Firewall
8 22 (21.57%) SONET
8 22 (21.57%) IPv6
8 22 (21.57%) SDH
9 21 (20.59%) VLAN
9 21 (20.59%) VPLS
10 19 (18.63%) IPsec
11 17 (16.67%) DWDM
12 14 (13.73%) LAN
13 13 (12.75%) VPN
13 13 (12.75%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (10.78%) Junos
15 10 (9.80%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.98%) EDMS
General
1 44 (43.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.84%) Retail
3 7 (6.86%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) French Language
4 4 (3.92%) Marketing
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Network Engineer
2 14 (13.73%) Consultant
3 10 (9.80%) Technical Design Authority
3 10 (9.80%) NOC Engineer
4 8 (7.84%) Architect
4 8 (7.84%) Network Architect
5 5 (4.90%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (3.92%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (3.92%) Project Engineer
6 4 (3.92%) Network Technician
6 4 (3.92%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 3 (2.94%) Sales Manager
8 2 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (1.96%) Network Operations Technician
8 2 (1.96%) Analyst
8 2 (1.96%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (1.96%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (1.96%) Support Analyst
9 1 (0.98%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) CSS
1 4 (3.92%) RSS
1 4 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (3.92%) PKI
1 4 (3.92%) Statistics
2 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.96%) Wiki
4 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.76%) Windows
1 12 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (3.92%) UNIX
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.96%) CentOS
3 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.71%) Load Balancing
2 14 (13.73%) ITIL
3 13 (12.75%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.84%) Change Management
5 7 (6.86%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.90%) ITIL V3
7 4 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (3.92%) People Management
7 4 (3.92%) Data Analysis
7 4 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (2.94%) Project Planning
8 3 (2.94%) Time Management
8 3 (2.94%) Budget Control
9 2 (1.96%) Line Management
9 2 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (1.96%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (1.96%) Project Management
9 2 (1.96%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.96%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 49 (48.04%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (37.25%) CCNP
3 36 (35.29%) CCNA
4 17 (16.67%) JNCIA
4 17 (16.67%) CCIE
5 16 (15.69%) Security Cleared
6 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
7 12 (11.76%) Degree
8 7 (6.86%) JNCIS
9 5 (4.90%) JNCIP
10 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (3.92%) JNCIE
11 3 (2.94%) CCDA
12 2 (1.96%) CCSE
12 2 (1.96%) CCSA
13 1 (0.98%) HNC
13 1 (0.98%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) vCloud
1 2 (1.96%) vSphere
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Netcool
2 4 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 85 (83.33%) Cisco
2 68 (66.67%) Juniper
3 12 (11.76%) F5
4 7 (6.86%) SolarWinds
5 6 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 6 (5.88%) VMware
6 5 (4.90%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.92%) Polycom
7 4 (3.92%) Tandberg
8 3 (2.94%) McAfee
9 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.98%) Mitel
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle
10 1 (0.98%) Websense
10 1 (0.98%) Avaya
10 1 (0.98%) Citrix
Hampshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum £45,000 to £50,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Anantha
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 25 days ago
Hampshire
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + + Bonus+ Car/ CA + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Eastleigh
Modern Business Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + + Corporate Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago