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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 109 75 94
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.14% 1.53% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 10.26% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 10
Average salary £72,500 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £40,000 £51,400
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +2.40%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
203 195 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.54% 14.91% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 159 156 151
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
3 6 (50.00%) SDH
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (41.67%) CCNA
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) Firewall
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
5 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Network Design
6 3 (25.00%) xDSL
6 3 (25.00%) 4G
6 3 (25.00%) ATM
6 3 (25.00%) GSM
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) SLA
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) WLAN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (8.33%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) SDH
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) BGP
3 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (25.00%) xDSL
4 3 (25.00%) 4G
4 3 (25.00%) ATM
4 3 (25.00%) GSM
4 3 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) X.25
4 3 (25.00%) DWDM
4 3 (25.00%) OSPF
4 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (25.00%) Frame Relay
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCNA
3 4 (33.33%) JNCIA
4 1 (8.33%) HP ASE
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
1 9 (75.00%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Huawei
5 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago