The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 77 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 16 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.42% 1.75% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 11.59% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 5
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 138 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.40% 15.08% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89 116 140
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £57,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MPLS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 25 (60.98%) Telecoms
2 19 (46.34%) Cisco
3 17 (41.46%) DWDM
4 14 (34.15%) BGP
5 13 (31.71%) SDH
6 12 (29.27%) EIGRP
7 10 (24.39%) OSPF
7 10 (24.39%) VPN
7 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (24.39%) Juniper
8 9 (21.95%) WAN
8 9 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (19.51%) Firewall
9 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
9 8 (19.51%) Network Design
9 8 (19.51%) Network Planning
10 7 (17.07%) Network Security
10 7 (17.07%) Security Architecture
10 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
10 7 (17.07%) Information Security
10 7 (17.07%) GSM
10 7 (17.07%) CCIE
11 6 (14.63%) Wireless
12 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
12 5 (12.20%) xDSL
12 5 (12.20%) SABSA
12 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
12 5 (12.20%) Frame Relay
12 5 (12.20%) X.25
12 5 (12.20%) CCNP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.44%) Lync
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) DWDM
2 14 (34.15%) BGP
3 13 (31.71%) SDH
4 12 (29.27%) EIGRP
5 10 (24.39%) OSPF
5 10 (24.39%) VPN
6 9 (21.95%) WAN
6 9 (21.95%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (19.51%) Firewall
8 7 (17.07%) Network Security
8 7 (17.07%) GSM
9 6 (14.63%) Wireless
10 5 (12.20%) Frame Relay
10 5 (12.20%) X.25
10 5 (12.20%) xDSL
10 5 (12.20%) ATM
10 5 (12.20%) VoIP
10 5 (12.20%) WLAN
10 5 (12.20%) LAN
11 4 (9.76%) Broadband
General
1 25 (60.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Network Engineer
2 12 (29.27%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Network Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Consultant
5 6 (14.63%) Security Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Network Design Architect
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (9.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Security Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Network Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Design Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Network Security Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) CCTV
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
1 8 (19.51%) Network Design
1 8 (19.51%) Network Planning
2 7 (17.07%) Information Security
2 7 (17.07%) Security Architecture
2 7 (17.07%) Capacity Management
3 5 (12.20%) SABSA
3 5 (12.20%) Network Architecture
3 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
4 4 (9.76%) Product Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Product Management
4 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
5 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.44%) DNA
7 1 (2.44%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.07%) CCIE
3 5 (12.20%) CCNP
4 3 (7.32%) CCNA
4 3 (7.32%) CCDA
4 3 (7.32%) CISSP
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) MCSE
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 3 (7.32%) COBIT
2 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) Juniper
3 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.76%) Huawei
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Mitel
5 1 (2.44%) Cramer
5 1 (2.44%) Siemens
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Polycom
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