The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 69 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.00% 1.26% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 5.13% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 10
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
156 273 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.55% 24.64% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 138 253 182
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £26,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Wiltshire region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +14 6 £32,500 -13.33%
Chippenham +13 2 £45,500 -4.21%
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 10 (100.00%) VPN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) CCNP
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) SSH
4 5 (50.00%) Telnet
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) SMTP
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) Juniper
5 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (40.00%) SSL
5 4 (40.00%) CCIE
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (30.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (30.00%) MCITP
6 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
6 3 (30.00%) Migration

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (50.00%) HTTP
4 5 (50.00%) SSH
4 5 (50.00%) Telnet
4 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) HTTPS
5 4 (40.00%) IP Telephony
5 4 (40.00%) SMTP
5 4 (40.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) BGP
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) DSL
6 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (30.00%) OSPF
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Server Building
3 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Draytek
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ProCurve
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (30.00%) Symantec
3 3 (30.00%) Veeam
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) WatchGuard
3 3 (30.00%) ZyXEL
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel