The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 45 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.42% 2.03% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 7.89% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 7
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
79 152 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.72% 25.76% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 144 67
Median salary £32,500 £39,421 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.55% -11.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,823 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £54,290
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MPLS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Swindon

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Telnet
2 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Management
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) SMTP
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) Telnet
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) OSPF
3 2 (33.33%) SNMP
3 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Network Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds