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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.01% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Median salary £43,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 53 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 15.76% 12.21% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 53 48 36
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MPLS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Portsmouth region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Portsmouth

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (58.33%) HTTP
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) Wireless
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (41.67%) FTP
5 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) SMTP
5 5 (41.67%) DHCP
5 5 (41.67%) Law
5 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (41.67%) SSH
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 3 (25.00%) CCIE
7 3 (25.00%) CCNP
7 3 (25.00%) CCNA
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) VLAN
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 1 (8.33%) HTTPS

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Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 7 (58.33%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) Ethernet
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (41.67%) DHCP
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) FTP
4 5 (41.67%) SMTP
4 5 (41.67%) SSH
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
5 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (8.33%) HSPA
7 1 (8.33%) Junos
7 1 (8.33%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Law
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Streaming Video
1 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CCIE
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia Networks