The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead 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 48 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.55% - 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.60% - 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £65,000 - £72,500
90% offered a salary of more than £60,500 - £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 - £78,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
MPLS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 143 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 23.40% 35.75% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 86 36 51
Average salary £61,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MPLS
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Maidenhead

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) VLAN
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Firewall
3 5 (45.45%) OSPF
3 5 (45.45%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Avaya
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) WLAN
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) DHCP
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) ATM
4 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
4 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
5 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Network Management
5 2 (18.18%) Degree

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) VLAN
2 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) OSPF
2 5 (45.45%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) WLAN
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) ATM
3 3 (27.27%) Frame Relay
3 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (18.18%) CTI
4 2 (18.18%) RTP
4 2 (18.18%) SS7
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 2 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCVP
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya
2 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Riverbed
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) SAP