The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 High Wycombe region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 41 22 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.81% 5.91% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% 21.21% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 24.19% 27.85% 21.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 55
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
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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 27 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) CCIE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) French Language
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Network Management
4 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (25.00%) OpenView
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Netcool

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) DMVPN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper