The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hounslow 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 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 1.54% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £34,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
MPLS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hounslow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hounslow 12.31% 12.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 13
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +35.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

MPLS
Salary Trend in Hounslow

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Hounslow

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hounslow 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%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCIP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MCP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCIP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft