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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 146 154 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 44 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.24% 1.11% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.47% 4.69% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 47
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
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
805 938 866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.60% 23.57% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 662 785 721
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Basingstoke +11 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Farnborough -19 6 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Southampton +3 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Portsmouth +24 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Havant - 3 £55,000 -
Fareham +24 2 £65,000 +30.00%
Hook +1 1 - - 1
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 109 (88.62%) Cisco
2 84 (68.29%) Cisco Certification
3 83 (67.48%) BGP
4 75 (60.98%) OSPF
5 69 (56.10%) WAN
6 67 (54.47%) CCNP
6 67 (54.47%) Firewall
7 62 (50.41%) VPN
8 61 (49.59%) LAN
9 52 (42.28%) TCP/IP
10 49 (39.84%) EIGRP
11 47 (38.21%) ITIL
12 45 (36.59%) Ethernet
13 44 (35.77%) F5
14 40 (32.52%) Network Design
15 39 (31.71%) Data Centre
16 38 (30.89%) Cisco ASA
17 37 (30.08%) Cisco Nexus
18 36 (29.27%) Juniper
19 35 (28.46%) CCDP
20 31 (25.20%) CCIE
20 31 (25.20%) Disaster Recovery
21 30 (24.39%) Risk Management
22 29 (23.58%) Aerohive Networks
23 28 (22.76%) Lync
24 27 (21.95%) Demand Management
24 27 (21.95%) CCNA
24 27 (21.95%) Avaya
25 24 (19.51%) VoIP
26 23 (18.70%) IPsec

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 28 (22.76%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.07%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 83 (67.48%) BGP
2 75 (60.98%) OSPF
3 69 (56.10%) WAN
4 67 (54.47%) Firewall
5 62 (50.41%) VPN
6 61 (49.59%) LAN
7 52 (42.28%) TCP/IP
8 49 (39.84%) EIGRP
9 45 (36.59%) Ethernet
10 38 (30.89%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (30.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 24 (19.51%) VoIP
13 23 (18.70%) Internet
13 23 (18.70%) IPsec
14 21 (17.07%) Wireless
14 21 (17.07%) Network Security
15 20 (16.26%) HSRP
16 18 (14.63%) VLAN
17 13 (10.57%) Wi-Fi
17 13 (10.57%) SSL
General
1 21 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 20 (16.26%) Retail
3 19 (15.45%) Manufacturing
4 16 (13.01%) Finance
5 3 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Military
6 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) Network Engineer
2 24 (19.51%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (8.13%) Architect
4 9 (7.32%) Network Architect
4 9 (7.32%) Designer
5 8 (6.50%) Network Manager
6 7 (5.69%) Consultant
6 7 (5.69%) Network Designer
7 6 (4.88%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Network Specialist
8 5 (4.07%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.07%) Network Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.25%) Design Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Network Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 3 (2.44%) Infrastructure Designer
10 3 (2.44%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.81%) CSS
2 1 (0.81%) RSS
2 1 (0.81%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.07%) PKI
3 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Windows
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.21%) ITIL
2 40 (32.52%) Network Design
3 31 (25.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 30 (24.39%) Risk Management
5 27 (21.95%) Demand Management
6 19 (15.45%) Network Management
7 17 (13.82%) Business Continuity
8 16 (13.01%) Supplier Management
9 15 (12.20%) ITSM
10 14 (11.38%) Capacity Planning
11 12 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (8.94%) Performance Management
12 11 (8.94%) Incident Management
12 11 (8.94%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.94%) Information Security
13 10 (8.13%) Load Balancing
13 10 (8.13%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (7.32%) Procure-to-pay
15 4 (3.25%) Validation
15 4 (3.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 84 (68.29%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (54.47%) CCNP
3 35 (28.46%) CCDP
4 31 (25.20%) CCIE
5 27 (21.95%) CCNA
6 10 (8.13%) Security Cleared
7 7 (5.69%) JNCIA
8 6 (4.88%) JNCIP
9 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.44%) CCDE
10 3 (2.44%) JNCIE
10 3 (2.44%) CCDA
10 3 (2.44%) Check Point Certification
10 3 (2.44%) CCSE
10 3 (2.44%) CCIP
10 3 (2.44%) OSCP
11 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.81%) Degree
12 1 (0.81%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.81%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) vSphere
2 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) Snort
4 3 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (9.76%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.25%) Check_MK
2 4 (3.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.44%) vMotion
4 1 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 109 (88.62%) Cisco
2 44 (35.77%) F5
3 36 (29.27%) Juniper
4 29 (23.58%) Aerohive Networks
5 27 (21.95%) Avaya
6 16 (13.01%) VMware
7 11 (8.94%) CheckPoint
8 10 (8.13%) Microsoft
9 6 (4.88%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.44%) BT
10 3 (2.44%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.63%) HP
11 2 (1.63%) EMC
11 2 (1.63%) Intel
11 2 (1.63%) IBM
12 1 (0.81%) Ericsson
12 1 (0.81%) Siemens
12 1 (0.81%) Mitel
12 1 (0.81%) Polycom
12 1 (0.81%) Tandberg
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £52,000 per annum £50,000 to £52,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 13 days ago