The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.84% - 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £52,500 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,250 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+15.88% +0.59%
MPLS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 28 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 25.77% 12.84% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 53
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -33.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

MPLS
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Uxbridge

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) OSPF
2 5 (50.00%) BGP
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) F5
2 5 (50.00%) Change Control
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) FCoE
3 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) iSCSI

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
1 5 (50.00%) OSPF
1 5 (50.00%) BGP
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (40.00%) FCoE
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 5 (50.00%) Network Team Leader
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Change Control
1 5 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCIE
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) NFS
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
1 4 (40.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Juniper
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) NetApp
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix