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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 79 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.47% 0.48% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 3.31% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 10
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -39.28%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +1.05%

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
134 151 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.86% 14.51% 13.49%
Number of salaries quoted 108 133 111
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £69,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (76.92%) LAN
2 10 (76.92%) VoIP
2 10 (76.92%) Network Security
2 10 (76.92%) Aruba
2 10 (76.92%) FortiGate
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
4 7 (53.85%) CCNP
5 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco UCCE
6 5 (38.46%) Network Management
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Wireless
6 5 (38.46%) IPsec
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 5 (38.46%) Project Management
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
7 3 (23.08%) IVR
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) Network Security
1 10 (76.92%) VoIP
1 10 (76.92%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (38.46%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) IPsec
2 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) Wireless
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Network Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Network Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Network Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Technical Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 3 (23.08%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
2 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (23.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) FortiGate
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Aruba
3 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
4 2 (15.38%) F5