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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 71 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 45 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.77% 2.90% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.69% 10.76% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 46
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,800 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
MPLS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
518 660 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.94% 26.97% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 328 491 476
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MPLS
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Reading

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Reading

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 Reading region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 75 (70.75%) Cisco
2 59 (55.66%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (55.66%) Firewall
3 56 (52.83%) BGP
4 55 (51.89%) CCNP
5 50 (47.17%) VPN
6 49 (46.23%) OSPF
6 49 (46.23%) Telecoms
7 46 (43.40%) Network Design
8 44 (41.51%) Juniper
9 42 (39.62%) Marketing
10 39 (36.79%) F5
11 31 (29.25%) Presales
12 29 (27.36%) IPv6
13 26 (24.53%) CheckPoint
13 26 (24.53%) Ethernet
13 26 (24.53%) Migration
13 26 (24.53%) BIG-IP
14 25 (23.58%) Multicast
15 24 (22.64%) Palo Alto
15 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
16 23 (21.70%) Huawei
17 22 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
17 22 (20.75%) Network Security
17 22 (20.75%) CCIE
18 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
18 20 (18.87%) Wireless
18 20 (18.87%) Product Management
19 19 (17.92%) MS Office
20 18 (16.98%) DNS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.77%) OpenStack
1 4 (3.77%) SAS
2 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 19 (17.92%) MS Office
4 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.94%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) IaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (55.66%) Firewall
2 56 (52.83%) BGP
3 50 (47.17%) VPN
4 49 (46.23%) OSPF
5 29 (27.36%) IPv6
6 26 (24.53%) BIG-IP
6 26 (24.53%) Ethernet
7 25 (23.58%) Multicast
8 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
9 22 (20.75%) Network Security
10 20 (18.87%) Wireless
11 18 (16.98%) DNS
12 16 (15.09%) DWDM
13 15 (14.15%) EIGRP
13 15 (14.15%) LAN
13 15 (14.15%) SSL
13 15 (14.15%) WAN
13 15 (14.15%) Wireshark
14 14 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (12.26%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) MySQL
2 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
2 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
General
1 49 (46.23%) Telecoms
2 42 (39.62%) Marketing
3 4 (3.77%) Back Office
3 4 (3.77%) Billing
3 4 (3.77%) Finance
4 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) Network Engineer
2 29 (27.36%) IP Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Network Security Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Security Engineer
4 18 (16.98%) Support Engineer
5 16 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (14.15%) Senior IP Engineer
7 14 (13.21%) Product Manager
8 13 (12.26%) Network Manager
8 13 (12.26%) Network Support
8 13 (12.26%) Network Support Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Security Support Engineer
10 7 (6.60%) Architect
11 6 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
12 5 (4.72%) Broadband Product Manager
12 5 (4.72%) Implementation Engineer
12 5 (4.72%) Network Implementation Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Presales Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Presales Network Engineer
13 4 (3.77%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) IPTV
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Linux
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.77%) Unix
3 3 (2.83%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.40%) Network Design
2 31 (29.25%) Presales
3 26 (24.53%) Migration
4 20 (18.87%) Product Management
5 17 (16.04%) Service Management
6 12 (11.32%) Change Management
7 10 (9.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 10 (9.43%) Problem Management
7 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
7 10 (9.43%) Trend Analysis
8 9 (8.49%) ITIL
9 6 (5.66%) Project Management
10 4 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.77%) Network Management
10 4 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (2.83%) CRM
11 3 (2.83%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.83%) Line Management
12 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2
12 2 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) Python
2 12 (11.32%) Perl
3 7 (6.60%) PHP
4 3 (2.83%) Tcl
5 1 (0.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (55.66%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (51.89%) CCNP
3 22 (20.75%) CCIE
4 14 (13.21%) CCIP
5 10 (9.43%) CCNA
6 9 (8.49%) JNCIP
7 6 (5.66%) Degree
7 6 (5.66%) JNCIE
8 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
9 4 (3.77%) CCVP
10 3 (2.83%) CISSP
10 3 (2.83%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.89%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.89%) PMP
12 1 (0.94%) CEH
12 1 (0.94%) HND
12 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.94%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.83%) Xen
3 2 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 75 (70.75%) Cisco
2 44 (41.51%) Juniper
3 39 (36.79%) F5
4 26 (24.53%) CheckPoint
5 24 (22.64%) Palo Alto
6 23 (21.70%) Huawei
7 13 (12.26%) NetScout
8 7 (6.60%) VMware
9 4 (3.77%) Foundry
10 3 (2.83%) Ciena
10 3 (2.83%) Nortel
10 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.89%) EMC
11 2 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (1.89%) HP
11 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.94%) Avaya
12 1 (0.94%) Mitel
12 1 (0.94%) Oracle
12 1 (0.94%) Verint
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