The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 58 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.96% - 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.71% - 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 14
Average salary £42,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +8.23%
MPLS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
112 117 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 18.33% 13.62% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 93 104 84
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MPLS
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Somerset

MPLS
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £33,000 - 2
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Wireless
2 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (91.67%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) SonicWALL
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) WLAN
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Wireless
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
2 11 (91.67%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
General
1 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Network Engineer
1 11 (91.67%) Team Leader
1 11 (91.67%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (8.33%) Network Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCSE
2 11 (91.67%) CCNA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 11 (91.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago