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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 113 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.57% 0.93% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.31% 6.44% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 2
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
209 202 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.17% 14.39% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 168 183 212
Average salary £45,000 £36,320 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.89% -3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 14 February 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
(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
Abingdon - 7 £50,000 - 2
Oxford -13 2 £46,000 -26.40% 2
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) BGP
3 11 (78.57%) OSPF
4 9 (64.29%) Network Design
4 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 9 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (64.29%) Ethernet
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) TACACS
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) Presales
7 2 (14.29%) Meraki
7 2 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (14.29%) HP ASE
7 2 (14.29%) HP MASE
7 2 (14.29%) Network Management
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) BGP
2 11 (78.57%) OSPF
3 9 (64.29%) Ethernet
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (14.29%) TACACS
6 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (64.29%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) CCNP
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) HP ASE
2 2 (14.29%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) IronPort
2 2 (14.29%) Meraki
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) ProCurve
2 2 (14.29%) Tripwire
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 20 days ago
Abingdon
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum + Hol, Pens, Life Ins
Posted: 26 days ago