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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 71 68 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.60% 1.49% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.08% 10.37% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 7
Average salary £52,500 £80,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £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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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
130 135 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.23% 14.36% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 113 144
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 £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 24 (55.81%) Cisco
2 23 (53.49%) Telecoms
3 21 (48.84%) DWDM
4 19 (44.19%) BGP
5 17 (39.53%) EIGRP
5 17 (39.53%) SDH
6 15 (34.88%) Juniper
7 14 (32.56%) WAN
7 14 (32.56%) OSPF
8 13 (30.23%) Wi-Fi
9 12 (27.91%) Network Design
10 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (25.58%) VPN
11 9 (20.93%) SLA
11 9 (20.93%) VoIP
11 9 (20.93%) WLAN
11 9 (20.93%) LAN
11 9 (20.93%) ATM
11 9 (20.93%) Frame Relay
11 9 (20.93%) X.25
11 9 (20.93%) xDSL
12 8 (18.60%) Network Planning
12 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
12 8 (18.60%) Firewall
12 8 (18.60%) CCIE
13 7 (16.28%) GSM
13 7 (16.28%) Information Security
13 7 (16.28%) Huawei
13 7 (16.28%) Network Security
13 7 (16.28%) Security Architecture

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (2.33%) Lync
1 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 21 (48.84%) DWDM
2 19 (44.19%) BGP
3 17 (39.53%) EIGRP
3 17 (39.53%) SDH
4 14 (32.56%) WAN
4 14 (32.56%) OSPF
5 13 (30.23%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (25.58%) VPN
7 9 (20.93%) VoIP
7 9 (20.93%) WLAN
7 9 (20.93%) LAN
7 9 (20.93%) ATM
7 9 (20.93%) Frame Relay
7 9 (20.93%) X.25
7 9 (20.93%) xDSL
8 8 (18.60%) Firewall
9 7 (16.28%) GSM
9 7 (16.28%) Network Security
10 5 (11.63%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.98%) RTSP
General
1 23 (53.49%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Architect
2 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Network Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Network Design Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Security Architect
6 5 (11.63%) Technical Design Authority
7 4 (9.30%) Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Network Design Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Network Security Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Network Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Network Design Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Design Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Compliance Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Security Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Network Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) CCTV
2 1 (2.33%) PKI
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Network Design
2 8 (18.60%) Network Planning
2 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
3 7 (16.28%) Information Security
3 7 (16.28%) Security Architecture
3 7 (16.28%) Capacity Management
4 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
4 5 (11.63%) Network Architecture
4 5 (11.63%) SABSA
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.33%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Product Management
8 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) Product Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) CCIE
3 5 (11.63%) CCNP
4 3 (6.98%) CCNA
4 3 (6.98%) CCDA
4 3 (6.98%) CISSP
5 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 1 (2.33%) MCTS
6 1 (2.33%) MCITP
6 1 (2.33%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.33%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.98%) COBIT
3 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Cisco
2 15 (34.88%) Juniper
3 7 (16.28%) Huawei
4 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 1 (2.33%) Mitel
6 1 (2.33%) Polycom
6 1 (2.33%) Cramer
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Siemens
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