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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 103 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.72% 0.24% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.46% 1.82% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 14
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £37,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
224 220 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.17% 12.96% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 180 191 323
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +19 10 £60,000 +14.28%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 12 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (68.75%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) HP
5 10 (62.50%) VMware
6 9 (56.25%) Juniper
6 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 7 (43.75%) DNS
9 6 (37.50%) DHCP
9 6 (37.50%) LAN
9 6 (37.50%) OSPF
9 6 (37.50%) BGP
9 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
10 5 (31.25%) VRRP
10 5 (31.25%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 5 (31.25%) RIP
10 5 (31.25%) SNMP
10 5 (31.25%) CCNP
10 5 (31.25%) CCNA
10 5 (31.25%) VPLS
10 5 (31.25%) HSRP
10 5 (31.25%) Multicast
11 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
11 4 (25.00%) Network Design
11 4 (25.00%) JNCIA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
4 6 (37.50%) BGP
4 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) VRRP
5 5 (31.25%) VPLS
5 5 (31.25%) HSRP
5 5 (31.25%) Multicast
5 5 (31.25%) RIP
5 5 (31.25%) SNMP
6 3 (18.75%) ADSL
6 3 (18.75%) ISDN
6 3 (18.75%) 4G
7 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (18.75%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support
3 3 (18.75%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Account Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Client Account Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Support
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
3 4 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (12.50%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) MCP
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Juniper
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 3 (18.75%) F5
6 2 (12.50%) Sonus
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Kaspersky
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
Oxfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago