The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 125 114 121
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.54% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 0.84% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
213 238 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.66% 15.95% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 154 217 206
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxfordshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 2 £42,500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 26 (96.30%) OSPF
1 26 (96.30%) BGP
2 24 (88.89%) Network Security
3 15 (55.56%) Network Design
4 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
4 13 (48.15%) DV Cleared
4 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
4 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (48.15%) Threat Modelling
5 11 (40.74%) SSL
5 11 (40.74%) LAN
5 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 11 (40.74%) Cisco
6 10 (37.04%) WAN
6 10 (37.04%) C
6 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
6 10 (37.04%) DMZ
6 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
6 10 (37.04%) Firewall
7 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (22.22%) Line Management
9 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
9 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) VoIP
10 4 (14.81%) Internet
10 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
11 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
11 3 (11.11%) VLAN
11 3 (11.11%) Ethernet

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) BGP
1 26 (96.30%) OSPF
2 24 (88.89%) Network Security
3 11 (40.74%) LAN
3 11 (40.74%) SSL
3 11 (40.74%) VPN
4 10 (37.04%) DMZ
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.70%) FTP
8 1 (3.70%) HSRP
General
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Architect
1 13 (48.15%) Solutions Architect
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms Architect
2 12 (44.44%) Network Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Network Security Engineer
3 10 (37.04%) Security Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Network Design
2 13 (48.15%) Cybersecurity
2 13 (48.15%) Threat Modelling
3 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (22.22%) Line Management
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) DV Cleared
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) CCNP
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.70%) Cognizant