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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 140 128 139
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 46 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.41% 1.69% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.60% 7.29% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 49
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +32.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,640 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
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
605 837 919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.48% 23.13% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 522 640 798
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +15 24 £35,000 -16.26% 2
Southampton +5 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Farnborough -18 2 £38,500 -35.83% 1
Havant +6 1 £55,000 +7.84%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 108 (89.26%) Cisco Certification
2 91 (75.21%) Cisco
3 71 (58.68%) CCNP
4 63 (52.07%) WAN
5 56 (46.28%) OSPF
6 54 (44.63%) BGP
6 54 (44.63%) Wireless
6 54 (44.63%) Telecoms
7 50 (41.32%) CCNA
8 47 (38.84%) Network Design
9 45 (37.19%) Ethernet
10 39 (32.23%) Firewall
10 39 (32.23%) F5
11 38 (31.40%) Juniper
12 36 (29.75%) LAN
13 33 (27.27%) TCP/IP
14 32 (26.45%) SDH
14 32 (26.45%) Data Centre
15 29 (23.97%) CCDP
16 28 (23.14%) JNCIA
16 28 (23.14%) MS Office
17 27 (22.31%) MS Excel
17 27 (22.31%) MS Visio
17 27 (22.31%) Avaya
17 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
17 27 (22.31%) IP Telephony
17 27 (22.31%) VMware
17 27 (22.31%) Video Conferencing
17 27 (22.31%) Telepresence
18 26 (21.49%) Security Cleared

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 8 (6.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (23.14%) MS Office
2 27 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 27 (22.31%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 63 (52.07%) WAN
2 56 (46.28%) OSPF
3 54 (44.63%) BGP
3 54 (44.63%) Wireless
4 45 (37.19%) Ethernet
5 39 (32.23%) Firewall
6 36 (29.75%) LAN
7 33 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 32 (26.45%) SDH
9 27 (22.31%) IP Telephony
9 27 (22.31%) Telepresence
10 22 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (16.53%) DNS
11 20 (16.53%) Network Security
12 19 (15.70%) Skype
13 18 (14.88%) VLAN
14 16 (13.22%) IPsec
14 16 (13.22%) NetScreen
15 15 (12.40%) DHCP
16 14 (11.57%) HTTP
General
1 54 (44.63%) Telecoms
2 16 (13.22%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.83%) Finance
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (53.72%) Network Engineer
2 34 (28.10%) Cisco Engineer
2 34 (28.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 29 (23.97%) Designer
3 29 (23.97%) Network Designer
4 20 (16.53%) Juniper Engineer
5 19 (15.70%) Senior Network Engineer
6 17 (14.05%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 17 (14.05%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (14.05%) Wireless Engineer
6 17 (14.05%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 11 (9.09%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) NOC Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Support Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Data Network Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) IP Network Engineer
10 7 (5.79%) Network Support
10 7 (5.79%) Network Support Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Blue Coat Engineer
11 6 (4.96%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) HTML
1 2 (1.65%) RFC 2547
2 1 (0.83%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.45%) Data Centre
2 27 (22.31%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (10.74%) Driving Licence
4 8 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.61%) Clustering
5 2 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Linux
1 10 (8.26%) Windows
2 2 (1.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.84%) Network Design
2 25 (20.66%) ITIL
3 23 (19.01%) Change Management
4 18 (14.88%) Presales
5 13 (10.74%) Migration
6 11 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 9 (7.44%) High Availability
8 8 (6.61%) Capacity Management
8 8 (6.61%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (6.61%) Use Case
9 6 (4.96%) Case Management
9 6 (4.96%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (4.13%) Network Management
10 5 (4.13%) Service Design
11 3 (2.48%) CRM
11 3 (2.48%) Process Management
12 2 (1.65%) Incident Management
12 2 (1.65%) Performance Monitoring
12 2 (1.65%) Service Delivery
12 2 (1.65%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) Perl
1 10 (8.26%) Python
1 10 (8.26%) SQL
2 8 (6.61%) Bash Shell
2 8 (6.61%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.65%) PHP
3 2 (1.65%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 108 (89.26%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (58.68%) CCNP
3 50 (41.32%) CCNA
4 29 (23.97%) CCDP
5 28 (23.14%) JNCIA
6 26 (21.49%) Security Cleared
7 25 (20.66%) SC Cleared
8 24 (19.83%) JNCIS
9 21 (17.36%) CCIE
10 8 (6.61%) MCSA
10 8 (6.61%) MCSE
10 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (6.61%) RHCE
10 8 (6.61%) RHCSA
10 8 (6.61%) SCSA
11 6 (4.96%) Degree
12 4 (3.31%) CCIP
13 2 (1.65%) JNCIE
13 2 (1.65%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.83%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (19.01%) SLA
2 9 (7.44%) PCI DSS
3 8 (6.61%) HIPAA
3 8 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (7.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.61%) Hyper-V
2 8 (6.61%) Xen
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (15.70%) Netcool
2 17 (14.05%) OpenView
3 11 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.83%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 91 (75.21%) Cisco
2 39 (32.23%) F5
3 38 (31.40%) Juniper
4 27 (22.31%) Avaya
4 27 (22.31%) Microsoft
4 27 (22.31%) VMware
5 20 (16.53%) Riverbed
6 19 (15.70%) Blue Coat
7 18 (14.88%) SolarWinds
8 17 (14.05%) HP
9 6 (4.96%) ION Trading
10 3 (2.48%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.65%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.65%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (1.65%) Fortinet
12 1 (0.83%) Aruba
12 1 (0.83%) Brocade
12 1 (0.83%) Polycom
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
TDA Group
Salary: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago