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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 112 111 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.13% 0.46% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.91% 3.08% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 14
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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
220 227 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.62% 14.88% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 179 190 214
Average salary £39,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 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
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Banbury - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Oracle
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) BGP
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 5 (50.00%) Statistics
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (50.00%) F5
5 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) BGP
3 5 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 2 (20.00%) Broadband
4 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (20.00%) HTTP
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) TACACS
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Account Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Client Account Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Brocade
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco