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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 149 135 163
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +28
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 40 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 1.08% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% 5.41% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 31
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
773 647 1060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.23% 19.95% 24.81%
Number of salaries quoted 669 526 858
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 December 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 December 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
Southampton - 12 £65,000 - 1
Farnborough - 12 £40,000 -
Basingstoke -16 5 £37,000 -
Eastleigh - 5 £67,500 -
Portsmouth -20 1 £48,500 +29.33%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 81 (85.26%) BGP
2 72 (75.79%) Cisco
3 69 (72.63%) Cisco Certification
4 63 (66.32%) OSPF
5 45 (47.37%) CCNP
5 45 (47.37%) Juniper
6 44 (46.32%) HSRP
7 43 (45.26%) CCNA
8 40 (42.11%) TCP/IP
9 34 (35.79%) Firewall
10 33 (34.74%) Telecoms
11 32 (33.68%) IPsec
12 31 (32.63%) WAN
13 27 (28.42%) CCIE
14 24 (25.26%) F5
15 21 (22.11%) VPN
16 19 (20.00%) Ethernet
16 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
16 19 (20.00%) VMware
17 18 (18.95%) ITIL
17 18 (18.95%) Windows
17 18 (18.95%) Linux
18 17 (17.89%) VLAN
19 16 (16.84%) Internet
19 16 (16.84%) Retail
19 16 (16.84%) JNCIA
19 16 (16.84%) Load Balancing
20 15 (15.79%) IPv6
21 14 (14.74%) SLA
21 14 (14.74%) VPLS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.11%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.63%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (4.21%) PaaS
3 2 (2.11%) IaaS
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (85.26%) BGP
2 63 (66.32%) OSPF
3 44 (46.32%) HSRP
4 40 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 34 (35.79%) Firewall
6 32 (33.68%) IPsec
7 31 (32.63%) WAN
8 21 (22.11%) VPN
9 19 (20.00%) Ethernet
10 17 (17.89%) VLAN
11 16 (16.84%) Internet
12 15 (15.79%) IPv6
13 14 (14.74%) VPLS
13 14 (14.74%) Network Security
14 13 (13.68%) SONET
14 13 (13.68%) SDH
15 10 (10.53%) VoIP
15 10 (10.53%) LAN
15 10 (10.53%) Wireless
16 9 (9.47%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
General
1 33 (34.74%) Telecoms
2 16 (16.84%) Retail
3 7 (7.37%) French Language
4 4 (4.21%) Finance
5 1 (1.05%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Architect
2 18 (18.95%) Network Architect
3 17 (17.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (12.63%) NOC Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Designer
5 7 (7.37%) Network Designer
6 5 (5.26%) Project Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Provisioning Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (2.11%) IP Network Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) IP Engineer
9 2 (2.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (2.11%) Network Technician
9 2 (2.11%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.11%) Analyst
10 1 (1.05%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) CSS
1 7 (7.37%) RSS
1 7 (7.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.16%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.16%) PKI
3 2 (2.11%) Wiki
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.95%) Windows
1 18 (18.95%) Linux
2 7 (7.37%) UNIX
3 4 (4.21%) CentOS
3 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.95%) ITIL
2 16 (16.84%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.37%) Change Management
5 7 (7.37%) Service Management
5 7 (7.37%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (4.21%) Line Management
6 4 (4.21%) Data Analysis
6 4 (4.21%) Budget Control
6 4 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.16%) Network Management
7 3 (3.16%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.16%) Time Management
7 3 (3.16%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.16%) Network Planning
7 3 (3.16%) People Management
8 2 (2.11%) Coaching
8 2 (2.11%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 69 (72.63%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (47.37%) CCNP
3 43 (45.26%) CCNA
4 27 (28.42%) CCIE
5 16 (16.84%) JNCIA
6 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
6 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
7 8 (8.42%) JNCIS
8 6 (6.32%) JNCIE
8 6 (6.32%) Degree
9 3 (3.16%) CCDE
9 3 (3.16%) CCDP
9 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CCSE
10 1 (1.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.74%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.32%) vSphere
3 4 (4.21%) vCloud
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Netcool
1 7 (7.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (75.79%) Cisco
2 45 (47.37%) Juniper
3 24 (25.26%) F5
4 19 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 19 (20.00%) VMware
5 12 (12.63%) McAfee
6 9 (9.47%) Polycom
6 9 (9.47%) Tandberg
7 8 (8.42%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.11%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.05%) Oracle
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