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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 101 108 133
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 18 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.19% 0.65% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.66% 3.51% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 3
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,000 £54,700
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
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
235 285 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.49% 18.49% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 206 227 195
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Abingdon - 2 £50,000 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 24 (92.31%) OSPF
1 24 (92.31%) BGP
2 16 (61.54%) Network Security
3 14 (53.85%) Network Design
3 14 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (46.15%) Firewall
4 12 (46.15%) LAN
4 12 (46.15%) WAN
4 12 (46.15%) VPN
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco
5 10 (38.46%) SSL
5 10 (38.46%) CCNP
5 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 10 (38.46%) DMZ
5 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 8 (30.77%) VLAN
6 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
7 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (23.08%) Threat Modelling
7 6 (23.08%) Line Management
8 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (15.38%) VoIP
8 4 (15.38%) Internet
9 3 (11.54%) C

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 24 (92.31%) BGP
1 24 (92.31%) OSPF
2 16 (61.54%) Network Security
3 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 12 (46.15%) LAN
3 12 (46.15%) VPN
3 12 (46.15%) WAN
4 10 (38.46%) DMZ
4 10 (38.46%) SSL
5 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
5 8 (30.77%) VLAN
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
7 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 4 (15.38%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (7.69%) TACACS
8 2 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Network Security Engineer
2 10 (38.46%) Security Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Telecoms Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Continuous Improvement
1 14 (53.85%) Network Design
2 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 6 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (23.08%) Line Management
3 6 (23.08%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCNP
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) HP ASE
3 2 (7.69%) HP MASE
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.54%) Riverbed
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) IronPort
4 2 (7.69%) Meraki
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) ProCurve
4 2 (7.69%) Tripwire
4 2 (7.69%) VMware