The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 48 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.16% 0.79% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 2.81% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 16
Median salary £52,500 £62,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +74.82%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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 Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
106 178 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 24.59% 28.08% 26.76%
Number of salaries quoted 97 141 123
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,700 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £65,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Slough

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Juniper
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) CCSP
3 9 (75.00%) CCNP
3 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 9 (75.00%) EIGRP
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
3 9 (75.00%) CCVP
3 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) F5
3 9 (75.00%) 802.1X
3 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
5 7 (58.33%) TACACS
5 7 (58.33%) Data Security
5 7 (58.33%) Firmware

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 9 (75.00%) EIGRP
3 9 (75.00%) Network Security
3 9 (75.00%) Wireless
4 7 (58.33%) FWSM
4 7 (58.33%) TACACS
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
5 1 (8.33%) IPsec
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (66.67%) Change Management
2 8 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (58.33%) Data Security
3 7 (58.33%) High Availability
3 7 (58.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (58.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) CCSP
1 9 (75.00%) CCVP
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Firmware
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
1 10 (83.33%) Juniper
2 9 (75.00%) F5
2 9 (75.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) QNAP
5 1 (8.33%) SAP
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