The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 151 123 148
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 46 70 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.16% 1.77% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.97% 8.19% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 25
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
926 855 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.43% 21.62% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 781 713 928
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -11 17 £39,500 +21.53% 1
Hook - 17 £60,000 -
Southampton +10 6 £50,000 +58.73% 1
Farnborough - 2 £30,000 - 2
Portsmouth -19 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Fareham - 1 £50,000 -
Gosport - 1 £50,000 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 84 (84.00%) Cisco
2 68 (68.00%) Juniper
3 63 (63.00%) OSPF
3 63 (63.00%) BGP
4 41 (41.00%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 35 (35.00%) CCNP
7 34 (34.00%) Internet
8 33 (33.00%) TCP/IP
8 33 (33.00%) VLAN
9 32 (32.00%) WAN
10 30 (30.00%) CCNA
11 29 (29.00%) Ethernet
12 27 (27.00%) IPv6
13 24 (24.00%) SONET
13 24 (24.00%) SDH
13 24 (24.00%) VPLS
14 22 (22.00%) HSRP
15 20 (20.00%) IPsec
15 20 (20.00%) VoIP
16 19 (19.00%) Cisco IOS
17 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
17 18 (18.00%) Firewall
18 17 (17.00%) DWDM
18 17 (17.00%) Load Balancing
19 16 (16.00%) Windows
19 16 (16.00%) Linux
19 16 (16.00%) VPN
20 15 (15.00%) RSVP
20 15 (15.00%) Service Delivery

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (63.00%) OSPF
1 63 (63.00%) BGP
2 34 (34.00%) Internet
3 33 (33.00%) TCP/IP
3 33 (33.00%) VLAN
4 32 (32.00%) WAN
5 29 (29.00%) Ethernet
6 27 (27.00%) IPv6
7 24 (24.00%) SONET
7 24 (24.00%) SDH
7 24 (24.00%) VPLS
8 22 (22.00%) HSRP
9 20 (20.00%) IPsec
9 20 (20.00%) VoIP
10 19 (19.00%) Cisco IOS
11 18 (18.00%) Firewall
12 17 (17.00%) DWDM
13 16 (16.00%) VPN
14 15 (15.00%) RSVP
15 14 (14.00%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) EDMS
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.00%) Finance
3 5 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (1.00%) French Language
4 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (43.00%) Network Engineer
2 15 (15.00%) Consultant
3 10 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 5 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (3.00%) Sales Manager
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (2.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (2.00%) Network Technician
6 2 (2.00%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (2.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (2.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (2.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (2.00%) Analyst
6 2 (2.00%) Architect
6 2 (2.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (2.00%) Network Operations Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Statistics
2 3 (3.00%) PKI
3 2 (2.00%) PMI
3 2 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.00%) AVVID
4 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Windows
1 16 (16.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.00%) CentOS
2 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Android
3 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Load Balancing
2 15 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.00%) ITIL
4 6 (6.00%) Project Management
4 6 (6.00%) Network Design
5 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.00%) Service Management
6 4 (4.00%) Time Management
6 4 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.00%) Change Management
8 2 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.00%) Information Security
8 2 (2.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.00%) Migration
8 2 (2.00%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (41.00%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (35.00%) CCNP
3 30 (30.00%) CCNA
4 18 (18.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (15.00%) Degree
6 13 (13.00%) CCIE
6 13 (13.00%) SC Cleared
7 12 (12.00%) JNCIA
8 5 (5.00%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.00%) CCDA
9 3 (3.00%) HND
10 2 (2.00%) PMP
10 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.00%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.00%) JNCIS
10 2 (2.00%) CCSA
10 2 (2.00%) CCSE
10 2 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.00%) vSphere
1 2 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Netcool
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 84 (84.00%) Cisco
2 68 (68.00%) Juniper
3 6 (6.00%) F5
4 5 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 4 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.00%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.00%) Websense
8 1 (1.00%) BT
8 1 (1.00%) Mitel
8 1 (1.00%) Remedy
8 1 (1.00%) McAfee
8 1 (1.00%) BMC
8 1 (1.00%) Nokia
8 1 (1.00%) Citrix
8 1 (1.00%) Avaya
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £73,200 to £85,200 per annum Pension + Life Cover + Private Medic
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellenty Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 20 days ago