The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 17 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 3.53% - 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Marlow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Marlow 42.35% 18.18% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 13
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -57.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

MPLS
Salary Trend in Marlow

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Marlow

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Erlang
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) RTP
2 2 (66.67%) SS7
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) CTI

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Marlow 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 (66.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) RTP
2 2 (66.67%) SS7
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) CTI
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Principal Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Principal Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper