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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 131 144 129
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 59 39 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.61% 1.10% 1.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.46% 5.17% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44 33 47
Average salary £52,250 £37,800 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.22% -8.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
791 754 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.62% 21.20% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 661 626 771
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Fareham - 14 £62,500 - 1
Farnborough +13 13 £65,000 - 3
Basingstoke +3 10 £37,750 -3.82% 1
Southampton -14 8 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Portsmouth - 6 £53,000 -
Havant - 2 £51,250 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

1 100 (85.47%) Cisco
2 90 (76.92%) BGP
3 89 (76.07%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (63.25%) OSPF
5 63 (53.85%) CCNP
6 53 (45.30%) Firewall
7 50 (42.74%) WAN
8 47 (40.17%) TCP/IP
9 44 (37.61%) CCIE
10 42 (35.90%) CCNA
11 39 (33.33%) VPN
12 38 (32.48%) Juniper
12 38 (32.48%) HSRP
13 37 (31.62%) F5
14 31 (26.50%) LAN
15 29 (24.79%) IPsec
16 28 (23.93%) EIGRP
17 26 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
18 22 (18.80%) CheckPoint
19 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
19 21 (17.95%) VMware
20 18 (15.38%) Retail
20 18 (15.38%) ITIL
20 18 (15.38%) Windows
20 18 (15.38%) Ethernet
21 17 (14.53%) Linux
21 17 (14.53%) CCDP
22 16 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
23 14 (11.97%) Network Design
23 14 (11.97%) Load Balancing

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 12 (10.26%) Lync
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.40%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.71%) SaaS
2 2 (1.71%) PaaS
2 2 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (76.92%) BGP
2 74 (63.25%) OSPF
3 53 (45.30%) Firewall
4 50 (42.74%) WAN
5 47 (40.17%) TCP/IP
6 39 (33.33%) VPN
7 38 (32.48%) HSRP
8 31 (26.50%) LAN
9 29 (24.79%) IPsec
10 28 (23.93%) EIGRP
11 26 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 18 (15.38%) Ethernet
13 16 (13.68%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (11.97%) VoIP
15 13 (11.11%) Network Security
15 13 (11.11%) VLAN
16 11 (9.40%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (8.55%) SSL
18 9 (7.69%) Wireless
19 8 (6.84%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 18 (15.38%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) French Language
3 5 (4.27%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (39.32%) Network Engineer
2 24 (20.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 16 (13.68%) Network Architect
3 16 (13.68%) Architect
4 13 (11.11%) Designer
5 12 (10.26%) Network Designer
6 10 (8.55%) NOC Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Designer
8 4 (3.42%) Project Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) Consultant
8 4 (3.42%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.42%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.42%) IP Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.56%) Network Consultant
9 3 (2.56%) Implementation Engineer
10 2 (1.71%) IP Network Engineer
10 2 (1.71%) Provisioning Engineer
10 2 (1.71%) Network Specialist
10 2 (1.71%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) CSS
1 7 (5.98%) RSS
2 5 (4.27%) Middleware
3 1 (0.85%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (3.42%) PKI
3 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.85%) Wiki
4 1 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 17 (14.53%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) UNIX
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.71%) CentOS
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.38%) ITIL
2 14 (11.97%) Network Design
2 14 (11.97%) Load Balancing
3 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 9 (7.69%) Demand Management
4 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (6.84%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.98%) ITSM
7 6 (5.13%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.27%) Service Management
8 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.27%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.42%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.42%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.42%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (3.42%) Performance Management
9 4 (3.42%) Budget Control
9 4 (3.42%) Network Management
10 3 (2.56%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 89 (76.07%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (53.85%) CCNP
3 44 (37.61%) CCIE
4 42 (35.90%) CCNA
5 17 (14.53%) CCDP
6 12 (10.26%) JNCIA
7 10 (8.55%) Security Cleared
8 9 (7.69%) VCP4
9 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
9 7 (5.98%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.56%) CCDE
11 2 (1.71%) Degree
11 2 (1.71%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.71%) CCIP
12 1 (0.85%) HND
12 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.85%) CCSE
12 1 (0.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.84%) vSphere
2 7 (5.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 100 (85.47%) Cisco
2 38 (32.48%) Juniper
3 37 (31.62%) F5
4 22 (18.80%) CheckPoint
5 21 (17.95%) VMware
6 12 (10.26%) Aerohive Networks
7 11 (9.40%) McAfee
8 9 (7.69%) Polycom
8 9 (7.69%) Tandberg
8 9 (7.69%) Avaya
9 6 (5.13%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.71%) HP
10 2 (1.71%) IBM
10 2 (1.71%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.85%) Remedy
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle
11 1 (0.85%) BMC
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: Bonus, Company Car, Private Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + £7500 shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £24000 - £26000.00 per annum + Shift Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 24 days ago