The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 81 73 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.44% 1.34% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.30% 7.61% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 10
Average salary £48,750 £70,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.35% +43.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £80,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
165 197 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.97% 17.56% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 124 158 150
Average salary £47,750 £40,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.90% +10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
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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 24 July 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) DWDM
4 10 (30.30%) SDH
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 8 (24.24%) Juniper
5 8 (24.24%) Network Planning
6 7 (21.21%) Capacity Management
6 7 (21.21%) Firewall
6 7 (21.21%) Wireless
6 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
6 7 (21.21%) EIGRP
6 7 (21.21%) BGP
6 7 (21.21%) WAN
6 7 (21.21%) GSM
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (18.18%) Information Security
8 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
8 5 (15.15%) Broadband
8 5 (15.15%) CCIE
8 5 (15.15%) ISDN
8 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
8 5 (15.15%) Marketing
8 5 (15.15%) VPLS
8 5 (15.15%) Product Marketing
8 5 (15.15%) Product Management
9 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
9 4 (12.12%) SABSA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Lync
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DWDM
2 10 (30.30%) SDH
3 8 (24.24%) VPN
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
4 7 (21.21%) Wireless
4 7 (21.21%) EIGRP
4 7 (21.21%) BGP
4 7 (21.21%) WAN
4 7 (21.21%) GSM
5 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (15.15%) Broadband
5 5 (15.15%) ISDN
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (15.15%) VPLS
6 3 (9.09%) Network Security
7 2 (6.06%) xDSL
7 2 (6.06%) OSPF
7 2 (6.06%) X.25
7 2 (6.06%) Frame Relay
7 2 (6.06%) LAN
General
1 24 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Design Authority
4 4 (12.12%) Security Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Network Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Compliance Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Network Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Design Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Communications Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Information Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) CCTV
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Network Planning
2 7 (21.21%) Capacity Management
2 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security
4 5 (15.15%) Security Architecture
4 5 (15.15%) Product Marketing
4 5 (15.15%) Product Management
5 4 (12.12%) TOGAF
5 4 (12.12%) SABSA
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) DNA
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.15%) CCIE
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) MCTS
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) COBIT
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
3 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Siemens
4 1 (3.03%) Mitel
4 1 (3.03%) Cramer
4 1 (3.03%) Huawei
4 1 (3.03%) Polycom
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