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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 52 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.46% 0.19% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 1.10% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
MPLS
Wiltshire

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
88 91 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 20.18% 17.40% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 82 87 119
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 9 (69.23%) OSPF
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
4 8 (61.54%) VLAN
4 8 (61.54%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
7 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (23.08%) Banking
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
7 3 (23.08%) WLAN
7 3 (23.08%) EPoS
7 3 (23.08%) AIX
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
8 2 (15.38%) SSL
8 2 (15.38%) IPsec
9 1 (7.69%) Wireless

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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) BGP
1 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 8 (61.54%) VLAN
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) WLAN
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 1 (7.69%) Multicast
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) RIP
7 1 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) VPLS
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Network Services Manager
1 7 (53.85%) Service Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Juniper
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 1 (7.69%) Brocade
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
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