The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 46 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.12% 1.90% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.89% 11.86% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Median salary £27,500 £77,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-64.51% +138.46%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
MPLS
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
38 59 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 14.13% 16.03% 27.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 51
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

The demand trend of job ads across the Newbury region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

MPLS
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Newbury region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (84.62%) OSPF
1 11 (84.62%) BGP
2 8 (61.54%) Juniper
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Frame Relay
3 5 (38.46%) Redback
3 5 (38.46%) Network Design
3 5 (38.46%) GGSN
3 5 (38.46%) SGSN
3 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) ATM
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) Packet Switching
3 5 (38.46%) SDH
3 5 (38.46%) Ericsson
3 5 (38.46%) 3G
3 5 (38.46%) SONET
3 5 (38.46%) RSVP
3 5 (38.46%) SS7
3 5 (38.46%) VRRP
3 5 (38.46%) 4G
3 5 (38.46%) HSRP
3 5 (38.46%) VoLTE
3 5 (38.46%) VoWiFi
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
5 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) BGP
1 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) 3G
3 5 (38.46%) 4G
3 5 (38.46%) ATM
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) Frame Relay
3 5 (38.46%) GGSN
3 5 (38.46%) HSRP
3 5 (38.46%) Packet Switching
3 5 (38.46%) RSVP
3 5 (38.46%) SDH
3 5 (38.46%) SGSN
3 5 (38.46%) SONET
3 5 (38.46%) SS7
3 5 (38.46%) VoLTE
3 5 (38.46%) VoWiFi
3 5 (38.46%) VRRP
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Design Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Ericsson Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) IP Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Product Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) ICT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Network Architecture
1 5 (38.46%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) Ericsson
2 5 (38.46%) Redback
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) VMware