The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 110 123 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.59% 0.17% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 1.32% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 13
Average salary £60,000 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,700 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £54,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
280 228 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.26% 12.69% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 224 202 297
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,497
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +13 9 £60,000 +33.33%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 11 (55.00%) LAN
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (50.00%) HP
7 9 (45.00%) Juniper
8 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 8 (40.00%) OSPF
8 8 (40.00%) BGP
8 8 (40.00%) DNS
8 8 (40.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) CCNP
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) F5
11 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (25.00%) VPLS
11 5 (25.00%) Statistics
11 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (25.00%) HSRP
11 5 (25.00%) Multicast
11 5 (25.00%) CCNA
11 5 (25.00%) DHCP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) DNS
4 8 (40.00%) OSPF
4 8 (40.00%) BGP
4 8 (40.00%) EIGRP
5 5 (25.00%) VRRP
5 5 (25.00%) DHCP
5 5 (25.00%) RIP
5 5 (25.00%) SNMP
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) HSRP
5 5 (25.00%) Multicast
5 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (25.00%) VPLS
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (15.00%) 4G
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (15.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Account Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Client Account Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Security Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Network Support
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (20.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) HP
4 9 (45.00%) Juniper
5 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) F5
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
8 3 (15.00%) Veeam
9 2 (10.00%) Sonus
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