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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 61 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.49% 1.34% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 8.33% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £33,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.40% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +9.41%
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
114 84 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.54% 16.06% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 107 71 63
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Swindon

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (89.47%) LAN
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
4 11 (57.89%) VPN
4 11 (57.89%) Cisco
5 10 (52.63%) CCNA
6 9 (47.37%) VoIP
7 8 (42.11%) DWDM
7 8 (42.11%) SDH
7 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
7 8 (42.11%) C
7 8 (42.11%) Network Design
7 8 (42.11%) CCTV
8 7 (36.84%) Firewall
9 6 (31.58%) CCNP
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
11 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
11 4 (21.05%) IPsec
11 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
11 4 (21.05%) ATM
12 3 (15.79%) HP
12 3 (15.79%) TACACS
12 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
12 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (15.79%) IronPort
12 3 (15.79%) Tripwire

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (42.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) LAN
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) VPN
3 9 (47.37%) VoIP
4 8 (42.11%) SDH
4 8 (42.11%) DWDM
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) IPsec
6 4 (21.05%) ATM
6 4 (21.05%) Ethernet
7 3 (15.79%) TACACS
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Frame Relay
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.79%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
8 2 (10.53%) SSH
8 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 2 (10.53%) Telnet
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Designer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) CCTV
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) HP ASE
5 3 (15.79%) HP MASE
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) JNCIA
6 2 (10.53%) MCSA
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Tripwire
3 3 (15.79%) IronPort
3 3 (15.79%) ProCurve
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Meraki
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) McAfee
4 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
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