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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 138 110 145
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +35
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 55 75 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.37% 2.00% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% 7.91% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 27
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
943 948 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.42% 25.23% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 803 697 784
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -13 23 £37,000 +4.22% 4
Southampton +10 16 £32,500 -25.28% 1
Hook - 5 £57,500 -
Winchester -3 2 £53,500 +42.66%
Farnborough -3 2 - -
Portsmouth -23 1 £49,000 +22.50%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 64 (78.05%) Cisco
2 59 (71.95%) OSPF
2 59 (71.95%) BGP
3 54 (65.85%) Juniper
4 43 (52.44%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (45.12%) Telecoms
6 35 (42.68%) VLAN
7 33 (40.24%) TCP/IP
8 30 (36.59%) CCNP
8 30 (36.59%) VoIP
9 27 (32.93%) CCNA
10 26 (31.71%) IPv6
10 26 (31.71%) Ethernet
11 25 (30.49%) Internet
12 24 (29.27%) IPsec
13 22 (26.83%) HSRP
14 21 (25.61%) VPLS
15 20 (24.39%) SONET
15 20 (24.39%) RSVP
15 20 (24.39%) SDH
16 19 (23.17%) VPN
17 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
18 17 (20.73%) WAN
18 17 (20.73%) Windows
19 16 (19.51%) Linux
19 16 (19.51%) Cisco IOS
20 15 (18.29%) L2TP
20 15 (18.29%) JNCIA
20 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
20 15 (18.29%) Firewall

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.66%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 59 (71.95%) OSPF
1 59 (71.95%) BGP
2 35 (42.68%) VLAN
3 33 (40.24%) TCP/IP
4 30 (36.59%) VoIP
5 26 (31.71%) IPv6
5 26 (31.71%) Ethernet
6 25 (30.49%) Internet
7 24 (29.27%) IPsec
8 22 (26.83%) HSRP
9 21 (25.61%) VPLS
10 20 (24.39%) SONET
10 20 (24.39%) RSVP
10 20 (24.39%) SDH
11 19 (23.17%) VPN
12 17 (20.73%) WAN
13 16 (19.51%) Cisco IOS
14 15 (18.29%) L2TP
14 15 (18.29%) Firewall
15 12 (14.63%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) EDMS
1 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
General
1 37 (45.12%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.76%) Finance
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Consultant
3 6 (7.32%) Technical Design Authority
3 6 (7.32%) Sales Consultant
3 6 (7.32%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 5 (6.10%) Network Architect
4 5 (6.10%) Architect
4 5 (6.10%) IP Engineer
5 4 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Design Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Network Consultant
6 3 (3.66%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Network Specialist
6 3 (3.66%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (3.66%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (3.66%) Network Design Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Statistics
2 6 (7.32%) PKI
3 4 (4.88%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.88%) PMI
4 3 (3.66%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.22%) AVVID
5 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.73%) Windows
2 16 (19.51%) Linux
3 5 (6.10%) AIX
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
2 13 (15.85%) Network Design
3 12 (14.63%) Load Balancing
4 10 (12.20%) Project Management
5 8 (9.76%) Network Management
5 8 (9.76%) Capacity Management
6 7 (8.54%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.88%) ITIL
8 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.44%) Time Management
9 2 (2.44%) Service Management
9 2 (2.44%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.44%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.44%) Information Security
10 1 (1.22%) Risk Management
10 1 (1.22%) Migration
10 1 (1.22%) Change Management
10 1 (1.22%) Strategic Planning
10 1 (1.22%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (52.44%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (36.59%) CCNP
3 27 (32.93%) CCNA
4 18 (21.95%) Security Cleared
5 15 (18.29%) JNCIA
6 14 (17.07%) CCIE
7 13 (15.85%) SC Cleared
8 12 (14.63%) Degree
9 10 (12.20%) JNCIP
10 6 (7.32%) OSCP
11 5 (6.10%) HND
12 4 (4.88%) PMP
12 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
13 2 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
13 2 (2.44%) CCDA
13 2 (2.44%) CCSE
14 1 (1.22%) CCSA
14 1 (1.22%) JNCIS
14 1 (1.22%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 64 (78.05%) Cisco
2 54 (65.85%) Juniper
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.76%) CheckPoint
5 7 (8.54%) BT
5 7 (8.54%) VMware
5 7 (8.54%) F5
6 2 (2.44%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (1.22%) Mitel
7 1 (1.22%) Remedy
7 1 (1.22%) McAfee
7 1 (1.22%) Websense
7 1 (1.22%) Symantec
7 1 (1.22%) Avaya
7 1 (1.22%) BMC
7 1 (1.22%) Nokia
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle
7 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
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