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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 42 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.89% 0.82% 5.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 3.17% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 14
Average salary £65,000 £26,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
82 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 25.87% 25.71% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 54
Average salary £55,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) CCNP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 9 (75.00%) DNS
4 9 (75.00%) DHCP
5 8 (66.67%) WAN
6 7 (58.33%) Finance
7 6 (50.00%) Avaya
7 6 (50.00%) Internet
7 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
8 5 (41.67%) Capacity Management
8 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (41.67%) OSPF
8 5 (41.67%) BGP
8 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
8 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
9 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (33.33%) CCVP
9 4 (33.33%) SLA
9 4 (33.33%) F5
9 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 4 (33.33%) Network Management
10 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
10 3 (25.00%) VPLS
10 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (25.00%) EIGRP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (75.00%) DHCP
2 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) OSPF
5 5 (41.67%) BGP
6 3 (25.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 3 (25.00%) IPsec
6 3 (25.00%) VPLS
6 3 (25.00%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Voice Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
1 5 (41.67%) Problem Management
1 5 (41.67%) Capacity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Network Management
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CCNP
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (33.33%) CCVP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Avaya
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (33.33%) F5
5 3 (25.00%) Blue Coat
High Wycombe
CPS Group
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago