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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 41 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.27% 0.88% 5.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 4.35% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 10
Average salary £55,000 £27,000 £33,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+103.70% -18.49%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
MPLS
Buckinghamshire

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
63 46 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.39% 20.26% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 41
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (77.78%) Cisco
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
5 4 (44.44%) Network Management
5 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
6 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 3 (33.33%) Wireless
6 3 (33.33%) IPsec
6 3 (33.33%) Operations Management
6 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 3 (33.33%) VPLS
6 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (33.33%) F5
6 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (22.22%) CCVP
7 2 (22.22%) Internet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (88.89%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) OSPF
4 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 3 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 3 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) VPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) SNMP
7 1 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco IPT
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
1 5 (55.56%) Problem Management
1 5 (55.56%) Capacity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Network Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCVP
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIA
3 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 3 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago