The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 25 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 14 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 6.25% 2.14% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.18% 5.80% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +71.87%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newbury region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 138 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 32.59% 36.90% 27.90%
Number of salaries quoted 67 97 79
Average salary £50,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.58% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,350 £61,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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Salary Trend in Newbury

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Newbury

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Newbury

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 16 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 13 (72.22%) BGP
3 12 (66.67%) OSPF
4 10 (55.56%) Juniper
5 9 (50.00%) 3G
5 9 (50.00%) SS7
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
5 9 (50.00%) Network Design
5 9 (50.00%) Network Architecture
5 9 (50.00%) 4G
5 9 (50.00%) HSRP
5 9 (50.00%) VoLTE
5 9 (50.00%) VoWiFi
6 8 (44.44%) GGSN
6 8 (44.44%) SGSN
6 8 (44.44%) Redback
6 8 (44.44%) Frame Relay
6 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
6 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) ATM
6 8 (44.44%) Packet Switching
6 8 (44.44%) SDH
6 8 (44.44%) VRRP
6 8 (44.44%) RSVP
6 8 (44.44%) SONET
6 8 (44.44%) Ericsson
7 7 (38.89%) Presales
8 5 (27.78%) Marketing
8 5 (27.78%) DWDM
8 5 (27.78%) Marketing Strategy

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Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) BGP
2 12 (66.67%) OSPF
3 9 (50.00%) 3G
3 9 (50.00%) 4G
3 9 (50.00%) HSRP
3 9 (50.00%) SS7
3 9 (50.00%) VoLTE
3 9 (50.00%) VoWiFi
3 9 (50.00%) VPN
4 8 (44.44%) ATM
4 8 (44.44%) Ethernet
4 8 (44.44%) Frame Relay
4 8 (44.44%) GGSN
4 8 (44.44%) Packet Switching
4 8 (44.44%) RSVP
4 8 (44.44%) SDH
4 8 (44.44%) SGSN
4 8 (44.44%) SONET
4 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 8 (44.44%) VRRP
General
1 16 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Design Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Ericsson Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Network Manager
4 5 (27.78%) Presales Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) PMI
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 9 (50.00%) Network Design
2 7 (38.89%) Presales
3 5 (27.78%) Marketing Strategy
3 5 (27.78%) Product Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) CCNP
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CCDP
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCIP
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 8 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 8 (44.44%) Redback
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) Fortinet