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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 141 145 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -28
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 45 45 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.23% 1.15% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.49% 4.95% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 61
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +7.34%
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
819 910 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.40% 23.29% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 643 766 696
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +22 10 £65,000 +30.00%
Basingstoke +10 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Southampton -1 6 £65,000 +30.00%
Farnborough - 6 £50,000 -
Portsmouth +29 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Havant - 3 £55,000 -
Hook +3 1 - - 1
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 112 (89.60%) Cisco
2 85 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
3 84 (67.20%) BGP
4 79 (63.20%) OSPF
5 70 (56.00%) WAN
6 65 (52.00%) CCNP
7 64 (51.20%) Firewall
8 62 (49.60%) VPN
8 62 (49.60%) LAN
9 55 (44.00%) TCP/IP
9 55 (44.00%) EIGRP
10 46 (36.80%) F5
11 44 (35.20%) Network Design
12 42 (33.60%) Cisco Nexus
12 42 (33.60%) Cisco ASA
13 41 (32.80%) Data Centre
14 39 (31.20%) ITIL
15 38 (30.40%) Ethernet
16 37 (29.60%) CCIE
16 37 (29.60%) CCDP
17 34 (27.20%) Juniper
18 33 (26.40%) Disaster Recovery
19 32 (25.60%) Risk Management
19 32 (25.60%) Aerohive Networks
20 30 (24.00%) Lync
21 29 (23.20%) Demand Management
21 29 (23.20%) Avaya
22 24 (19.20%) CCNA
23 21 (16.80%) Retail
24 20 (16.00%) Manufacturing

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 30 (24.00%) Lync
2 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Visio
2 9 (7.20%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.80%) MS Office
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 84 (67.20%) BGP
2 79 (63.20%) OSPF
3 70 (56.00%) WAN
4 64 (51.20%) Firewall
5 62 (49.60%) LAN
5 62 (49.60%) VPN
6 55 (44.00%) EIGRP
6 55 (44.00%) TCP/IP
7 42 (33.60%) Cisco ASA
7 42 (33.60%) Cisco Nexus
8 38 (30.40%) Ethernet
9 20 (16.00%) VoIP
10 17 (13.60%) IPsec
11 16 (12.80%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (12.80%) Wireless
11 16 (12.80%) HSRP
11 16 (12.80%) Network Security
12 13 (10.40%) VLAN
12 13 (10.40%) SSL
13 12 (9.60%) Internet
General
1 21 (16.80%) Retail
2 20 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 19 (15.20%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.80%) Finance
5 3 (2.40%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Military
6 1 (0.80%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (42.40%) Network Engineer
2 23 (18.40%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (8.80%) Designer
4 9 (7.20%) Architect
5 8 (6.40%) Network Designer
5 8 (6.40%) Network Manager
5 8 (6.40%) Network Architect
6 6 (4.80%) NOC Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.00%) Consultant
7 5 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.20%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (3.20%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.20%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Designer
9 3 (2.40%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.80%) CSS
1 1 (0.80%) RSS
1 1 (0.80%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.80%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.60%) PKI
3 1 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.40%) Linux
2 7 (5.60%) Windows
3 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.20%) Network Design
2 39 (31.20%) ITIL
3 33 (26.40%) Disaster Recovery
4 32 (25.60%) Risk Management
5 29 (23.20%) Demand Management
6 16 (12.80%) ITSM
6 16 (12.80%) Business Continuity
7 13 (10.40%) Network Management
8 12 (9.60%) Performance Management
8 12 (9.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (9.60%) Incident Management
9 11 (8.80%) Supplier Management
10 10 (8.00%) Procure-to-pay
11 9 (7.20%) Load Balancing
12 8 (6.40%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (4.80%) Network Monitoring
14 5 (4.00%) Information Security
14 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
14 5 (4.00%) Service Delivery
15 3 (2.40%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.80%) R
Qualifications
1 85 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (52.00%) CCNP
3 37 (29.60%) CCIE
3 37 (29.60%) CCDP
4 24 (19.20%) CCNA
5 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
6 6 (4.80%) JNCIA
7 5 (4.00%) JNCIP
7 5 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.20%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.40%) CCDE
9 3 (2.40%) OSCP
9 3 (2.40%) CCIP
9 3 (2.40%) Check Point Certification
9 3 (2.40%) CCSE
10 2 (1.60%) CCDA
10 2 (1.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.40%) SLA
2 6 (4.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) vSphere
2 6 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.40%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.60%) Snort
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.20%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.40%) vMotion
4 2 (1.60%) Check_MK
5 1 (0.80%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 112 (89.60%) Cisco
2 46 (36.80%) F5
3 34 (27.20%) Juniper
4 32 (25.60%) Aerohive Networks
5 29 (23.20%) Avaya
6 15 (12.00%) VMware
7 12 (9.60%) CheckPoint
8 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
9 3 (2.40%) BT
9 3 (2.40%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.60%) HP
10 2 (1.60%) Intel
10 2 (1.60%) IBM
11 1 (0.80%) BMC
11 1 (0.80%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.80%) Siemens
11 1 (0.80%) Remedy
11 1 (0.80%) Mitel
11 1 (0.80%) Polycom
Hampshire
Imperative People
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + incl. shift allowance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago