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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 39 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.39% 3.83% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.92% 11.54% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
52 78 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.16% 33.19% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 49 65 87
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) French Language
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (40.00%) xDSL
3 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (20.00%) OpenView
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) Netcool
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (80.00%) BGP
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (40.00%) xDSL
3 2 (40.00%) DMVPN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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