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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 49 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.42% 1.49% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 8.89% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Median salary £80,000 £62,250 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.51% +17.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £61,500 £47,800
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
28 45 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.96% 16.79% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 53
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
3 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) BGP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) FTP
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) CCIE
5 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Law
5 2 (18.18%) SSH
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement

MPLS
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 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco IPT
2 4 (36.36%) IP Telephony
2 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
4 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
4 2 (18.18%) Firewall
4 2 (18.18%) FTP
4 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) SMTP
4 2 (18.18%) SSH
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Principal Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Principal Security Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCIE
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia
3 1 (9.09%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
3 1 (9.09%) VMware