The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 60 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 11 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.89% - 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.19% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 8
Average salary £58,750 - £34,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
108 74 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.52% 14.89% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75 56 65
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Swindon

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 23 (100.00%) LAN
1 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (73.91%) Cisco
4 16 (69.57%) VoIP
5 12 (52.17%) BGP
6 11 (47.83%) CCNA
7 10 (43.48%) VPN
7 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
8 9 (39.13%) Firewall
8 9 (39.13%) CCNP
9 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
9 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
9 8 (34.78%) ITIL
9 8 (34.78%) IPsec
9 8 (34.78%) VLAN
9 8 (34.78%) Network Security
9 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
9 8 (34.78%) Network Management
9 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
10 7 (30.43%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
11 6 (26.09%) Finance
11 6 (26.09%) Juniper
11 6 (26.09%) ATM
12 5 (21.74%) Avaya
12 5 (21.74%) DWDM
12 5 (21.74%) C
12 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
12 5 (21.74%) SDH

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) LAN
1 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (69.57%) VoIP
3 12 (52.17%) BGP
4 10 (43.48%) VPN
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
6 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
6 8 (34.78%) Ethernet
6 8 (34.78%) IPsec
6 8 (34.78%) VLAN
6 8 (34.78%) Network Security
7 6 (26.09%) ATM
8 5 (21.74%) H.323
8 5 (21.74%) DWDM
8 5 (21.74%) SDH
9 4 (17.39%) IPv4
9 4 (17.39%) IPv6
9 4 (17.39%) OSPF
9 4 (17.39%) Frame Relay
10 3 (13.04%) SCCP
General
1 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Network Specialist
2 6 (26.09%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (21.74%) CCTV
3 2 (8.70%) Cryptography
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Network Management
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL V3
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 4 (17.39%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCNA
3 9 (39.13%) CCNP
4 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
6 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (17.39%) JNCIA
7 4 (17.39%) JNCIS
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
8 2 (8.70%) MCSE
8 2 (8.70%) CCIE
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (4.35%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (13.04%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (13.04%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Cisco
2 6 (26.09%) Juniper
3 5 (21.74%) Avaya
3 5 (21.74%) Polycom
4 4 (17.39%) Tandberg
5 3 (13.04%) Verint
5 3 (13.04%) Genesys
6 2 (8.70%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) BT
7 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago