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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 58 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.28% 0.74% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
136 126 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 37.47% 31.11% 32.51%
Number of salaries quoted 119 86 64
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) VPLS
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) ATM
3 2 (40.00%) RSVP
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (40.00%) RSVP
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) VPLS
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) PPTP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (20.00%) CCVP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware