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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 62 35 58
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 0.20% 4.24% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 11.41% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 1
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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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
175 149 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 34.25% 37.16% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 58 57 69
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,150 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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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

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Top 17 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus

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Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ISDN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Acme Packet
1 1 (100.00%) F5