The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 57 66 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 14 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.18% 0.67% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 2.70% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 10
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £55,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 148 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.02% 24.83% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 99 125 115
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MPLS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Slough

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 43 (95.56%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (91.11%) Cisco
3 32 (71.11%) VPN
4 28 (62.22%) OSPF
5 26 (57.78%) BGP
6 25 (55.56%) CCNA
6 25 (55.56%) Firewall
7 19 (42.22%) IPsec
7 19 (42.22%) SSL
8 18 (40.00%) CCNP
9 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
9 17 (37.78%) SLA
10 16 (35.56%) Juniper
10 16 (35.56%) Degree
11 15 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
11 15 (33.33%) Linux
12 14 (31.11%) DNS
12 14 (31.11%) WAN
12 14 (31.11%) Ethernet
12 14 (31.11%) VMware
12 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
12 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 14 (31.11%) OpenUP
12 14 (31.11%) vSphere
12 14 (31.11%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (31.11%) Multicast
13 13 (28.89%) Polycom
13 13 (28.89%) CCIE
13 13 (28.89%) LAN

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 10 (22.22%) Lync
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) VPN
2 28 (62.22%) OSPF
3 26 (57.78%) BGP
4 25 (55.56%) Firewall
5 19 (42.22%) IPsec
5 19 (42.22%) SSL
6 14 (31.11%) DNS
6 14 (31.11%) WAN
6 14 (31.11%) Ethernet
6 14 (31.11%) Multicast
7 13 (28.89%) LAN
8 9 (20.00%) Broadband
8 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (15.56%) Network Security
10 7 (15.56%) VLAN
10 7 (15.56%) Wireless
11 5 (11.11%) Frame Relay
11 5 (11.11%) L2TP
11 5 (11.11%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) NOC Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) IP Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Support
5 5 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) IP Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Data Extraction
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Debian
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) OpenUP
2 10 (22.22%) Network Management
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Change Management
5 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (8.89%) Network Design
7 3 (6.67%) Network Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (95.56%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (55.56%) CCNA
3 18 (40.00%) CCNP
4 16 (35.56%) Degree
5 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
6 13 (28.89%) CCIE
7 7 (15.56%) CCSA
7 7 (15.56%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) SLA
2 14 (31.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (31.11%) vSphere
1 14 (31.11%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Zenoss
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Cisco
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) Juniper
4 14 (31.11%) VMware
5 13 (28.89%) Polycom
6 9 (20.00%) BT
7 7 (15.56%) F5
7 7 (15.56%) Nokia
7 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
8 4 (8.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (4.44%) Mitel
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