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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
122 60 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.99% 7.76% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 112 52 128
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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

MPLS
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

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) MCSE
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) IIS
4 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
4 5 (38.46%) Statistics
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (38.46%) F5

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
5 3 (23.08%) TACACS
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (23.08%) 4G
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) IPsec
5 3 (23.08%) HTTP
5 3 (23.08%) ADSL
5 3 (23.08%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Account Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Account Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Client Account Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) CheckPoint
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) F5
4 3 (23.08%) Veeam
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago