The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank 27 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.76% 6.88% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 25.76% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +47.36%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 30.00% 26.72% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 58
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of job ads across the High Wycombe region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

MPLS
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the High Wycombe region.

MPLS Salary Trend in High Wycombe

MPLS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the High Wycombe region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 25 (100.00%) LAN
1 25 (100.00%) DHCP
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
2 24 (96.00%) Cisco
3 23 (92.00%) Finance
4 22 (88.00%) Unified Communications
4 22 (88.00%) Internet
5 21 (84.00%) Avaya
5 21 (84.00%) CheckPoint
5 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
6 20 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (68.00%) Banking
8 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (52.00%) WAN
9 12 (48.00%) VPN
9 12 (48.00%) OSPF
9 12 (48.00%) BGP
10 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
11 10 (40.00%) CCVP
11 10 (40.00%) F5
11 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (40.00%) CCNP Voice
12 9 (36.00%) Cisco UCCE
13 3 (12.00%) Firewall
13 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
13 3 (12.00%) VPLS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) DHCP
1 25 (100.00%) DNS
1 25 (100.00%) LAN
2 22 (88.00%) Internet
2 22 (88.00%) Unified Communications
3 13 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
4 12 (48.00%) BGP
4 12 (48.00%) OSPF
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 11 (44.00%) BIG-IP
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.00%) Firewall
7 3 (12.00%) VPLS
General
1 23 (92.00%) Finance
2 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
3 17 (68.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Architect
2 19 (76.00%) Cisco Architect
3 12 (48.00%) Network Architect
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Network Architect
4 10 (40.00%) Telecoms Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.00%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) WAN Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Voice Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) CCNP
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNP Voice
2 10 (40.00%) CCVP
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Cisco
2 21 (84.00%) Avaya
2 21 (84.00%) CheckPoint
3 10 (40.00%) F5