The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 97 94 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -30
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.35% 0.38% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 2.78% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 32
Average salary £42,500 £60,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +57.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £60,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
247 144 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.69% 13.52% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 209 102 229
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Wiltshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 4 £42,500 -
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) BGP
3 12 (66.67%) Network Management
4 11 (61.11%) VoIP
5 10 (55.56%) CCNP
5 10 (55.56%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (50.00%) VLAN
6 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) EIGRP
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL V3
7 8 (44.44%) Juniper
7 8 (44.44%) Network Security
7 8 (44.44%) H.323
8 7 (38.89%) Avaya
8 7 (38.89%) CCNA
8 7 (38.89%) Tandberg
9 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
9 6 (33.33%) OSPF
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) IPsec
9 6 (33.33%) Polycom
10 5 (27.78%) JNCIS
10 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 5 (27.78%) IPv4
10 5 (27.78%) IPv6
11 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (94.44%) LAN
1 17 (94.44%) WAN
2 15 (83.33%) BGP
3 11 (61.11%) VoIP
4 9 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 9 (50.00%) VLAN
5 8 (44.44%) Network Security
5 8 (44.44%) H.323
6 6 (33.33%) Firewall
6 6 (33.33%) IPsec
6 6 (33.33%) OSPF
6 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 5 (27.78%) IPv4
7 5 (27.78%) IPv6
8 4 (22.22%) Unified Communications
9 3 (16.67%) SCCP
10 2 (11.11%) ATM
10 2 (11.11%) WLAN
10 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Designer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Security Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Voice Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) IVR
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Network Management
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Demand Forecasting
4 3 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (55.56%) CCNP
3 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 5 (27.78%) JNCIS
4 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.11%) MCSE
6 2 (11.11%) CCIE
7 1 (5.56%) CCDP
7 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
7 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (16.67%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (16.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Juniper
3 7 (38.89%) Avaya
3 7 (38.89%) Tandberg
4 6 (33.33%) Polycom
5 4 (22.22%) Verint
5 4 (22.22%) Genesys
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) McAfee
7 1 (5.56%) BT
7 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 1 (5.56%) Nokia
7 1 (5.56%) Nortel