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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 58 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% - 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.48% - 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Median salary £42,500 - £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.68% -
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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
73 113 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 15.50% 19.09% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 69 106 96
Median salary £29,250 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.40% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) OSPF
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 13 (76.47%) Juniper
3 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
4 12 (70.59%) VLAN
5 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (52.94%) VPN
6 8 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (47.06%) CCNA
7 6 (35.29%) IPsec
7 6 (35.29%) SSL
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) Brocade
9 4 (23.53%) Firewall
9 4 (23.53%) VMware
9 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
9 4 (23.53%) Windows
10 3 (17.65%) AIX
10 3 (17.65%) IBM
10 3 (17.65%) WLAN
10 3 (17.65%) EPoS
10 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
10 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
10 3 (17.65%) Banking

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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 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) BGP
1 13 (76.47%) OSPF
2 12 (70.59%) VLAN
3 9 (52.94%) VPN
4 6 (35.29%) IPsec
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) WLAN
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.88%) Multicast
8 1 (5.88%) Network Security
8 1 (5.88%) RIP
8 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) VoIP
8 1 (5.88%) VPLS
8 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Network Services Manager
1 7 (41.18%) Service Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 3 (17.65%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
1 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCIE
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
1 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Juniper
3 5 (29.41%) Brocade
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp