The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 84 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.26% 1.07% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 8.51% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £46,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.40% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 94 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 12.73% 12.58% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 108
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,900 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Salary Trend in Oxford

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Oxford

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) IronPort
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (100.00%) HP MASE
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Presales

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TACACS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (100.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IronPort
1 2 (100.00%) Meraki
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 2 (100.00%) Tripwire
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 20 days ago