The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 76 120 144
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +24
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 106 63 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.31% 1.89% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.93% 9.49% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 92 43 47
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +9.19%
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
710 664 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.16% 19.90% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 577 552 712
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hampshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -5 22 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Southampton +11 14 £41,250 -36.53% 1
Fareham +3 6 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Portsmouth - 5 £42,500 -
Eastleigh - 2 £45,000 -
Alton - 1 £30,000 - 2
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 130 (84.42%) Cisco
2 99 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (60.39%) Juniper
4 92 (59.74%) BGP
5 84 (54.55%) OSPF
6 69 (44.81%) CCNP
7 50 (32.47%) CCNA
8 49 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 45 (29.22%) F5
10 44 (28.57%) VLAN
10 44 (28.57%) WAN
10 44 (28.57%) DNS
11 43 (27.92%) LAN
11 43 (27.92%) VPN
12 39 (25.32%) Firewall
13 36 (23.38%) CCIE
13 36 (23.38%) Cisco IOS
14 33 (21.43%) Security Cleared
14 33 (21.43%) Ethernet
14 33 (21.43%) IPsec
15 26 (16.88%) VoIP
16 24 (15.58%) Riverbed
16 24 (15.58%) DHCP
17 23 (14.94%) Windows
17 23 (14.94%) Telecoms
17 23 (14.94%) Data Centre
17 23 (14.94%) HSRP
18 21 (13.64%) Linux
18 21 (13.64%) SC Cleared
18 21 (13.64%) Load Balancing

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.49%) OpenStack
2 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.30%) IIS
3 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.55%) IaaS
2 6 (3.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 92 (59.74%) BGP
2 84 (54.55%) OSPF
3 49 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 44 (28.57%) DNS
4 44 (28.57%) VLAN
4 44 (28.57%) WAN
5 43 (27.92%) LAN
5 43 (27.92%) VPN
6 39 (25.32%) Firewall
7 36 (23.38%) Cisco IOS
8 33 (21.43%) Ethernet
8 33 (21.43%) IPsec
9 26 (16.88%) VoIP
10 24 (15.58%) DHCP
11 23 (14.94%) HSRP
12 16 (10.39%) Junos
12 16 (10.39%) RTP
13 15 (9.74%) IOS XR
13 15 (9.74%) L2TP
13 15 (9.74%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) GIS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
General
1 23 (14.94%) Telecoms
2 13 (8.44%) Finance
3 10 (6.49%) Law
4 8 (5.19%) Retail
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (58.44%) Network Engineer
2 29 (18.83%) Consultant
3 25 (16.23%) Juniper Engineer
4 22 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 21 (13.64%) Network Consultant
6 18 (11.69%) Professional Services Consultant
7 16 (10.39%) Professional Services Engineer
7 16 (10.39%) Professional Services Network Engineer
7 16 (10.39%) Senior Network Engineer
8 15 (9.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 13 (8.44%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 13 (8.44%) Juniper Support
10 12 (7.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) Architect
10 12 (7.79%) Cisco Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) Network Architect
10 12 (7.79%) Senior Consultant
11 10 (6.49%) NOC Technician
12 9 (5.84%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.55%) Middleware
2 4 (2.60%) SAX
3 1 (0.65%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.65%) RFC 2547
3 1 (0.65%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.94%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.74%) Statistics
3 4 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.30%) Clustering
5 2 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.94%) Windows
2 21 (13.64%) Linux
3 11 (7.14%) Unix
4 4 (2.60%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.64%) Load Balancing
2 18 (11.69%) Presales
3 12 (7.79%) Network Design
4 11 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 10 (6.49%) Incident Management
5 10 (6.49%) Line Management
5 10 (6.49%) Performance Monitoring
5 10 (6.49%) Statistical Analysis
6 6 (3.90%) ITIL
7 5 (3.25%) Change Management
8 4 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.60%) Project Management
8 4 (2.60%) Project Planning
8 4 (2.60%) Time Management
9 3 (1.95%) CRM
9 3 (1.95%) Migration
9 3 (1.95%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.95%) Service Design
10 2 (1.30%) DDoS Mitigation
10 2 (1.30%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.90%) Python
2 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
2 4 (2.60%) Perl
3 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.30%) SQL
3 2 (1.30%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 99 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (44.81%) CCNP
3 50 (32.47%) CCNA
4 36 (23.38%) CCIE
5 33 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 21 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 13 (8.44%) JNCIP
8 11 (7.14%) JNCIS
9 10 (6.49%) JNCIA
10 5 (3.25%) CCNP Voice
10 5 (3.25%) Degree
11 4 (2.60%) CCDP
11 4 (2.60%) MCSA
11 4 (2.60%) MCSE
11 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.95%) CCSP
13 2 (1.30%) CCIP
13 2 (1.30%) RHCE
13 2 (1.30%) RHCSA
13 2 (1.30%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.49%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.30%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Hyper-V
1 6 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.30%) pfSense
3 2 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.30%) Xen
3 2 (1.30%) XenApp
3 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (3.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.95%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.65%) Nagios
5 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 130 (84.42%) Cisco
2 93 (60.39%) Juniper
3 45 (29.22%) F5
4 24 (15.58%) Riverbed
5 18 (11.69%) Palo Alto
6 10 (6.49%) CheckPoint
6 10 (6.49%) Nokia
6 10 (6.49%) VMware
7 6 (3.90%) Citrix
8 3 (1.95%) Brocade
8 3 (1.95%) Vyatta
9 2 (1.30%) Aruba
9 2 (1.30%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.30%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.30%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.30%) Veeam
10 1 (0.65%) HP
10 1 (0.65%) IBM
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle
10 1 (0.65%) Remedy
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £59500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Leidos
Posted: 24 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Reassured Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Excellent benefits and annual perfor
Posted: 16 days ago