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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 47 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.84% - 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £70,000
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
119 115 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 24.39% 29.79% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 102 49 43
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £30,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WLAN
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Frame Relay
4 3 (33.33%) ATM
4 3 (33.33%) Logistics
4 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
5 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) SaaS
5 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) Erlang
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (22.22%) IaaS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (22.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) OSPF
1 5 (55.56%) BGP
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) VLAN
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WLAN
3 3 (33.33%) ATM
3 3 (33.33%) Frame Relay
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) CTI
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) Unified Communications
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) RTP
4 2 (22.22%) SS7
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Principal Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Voice Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) IVR
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCVP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Riverbed
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) VMware