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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 70 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.66% 1.07% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 5.00% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £47,500 £59,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
153 220 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.26% 21.38% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 134 201 209
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +6 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Chippenham - 2 £45,500 -
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (100.00%) VPN
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) Juniper
4 9 (75.00%) SSL
4 9 (75.00%) CCIE
4 9 (75.00%) Ethernet
4 9 (75.00%) VoIP
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) Veeam
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (66.67%) ProCurve
5 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
5 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (66.67%) WatchGuard
5 8 (66.67%) ZyXEL
5 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
5 8 (66.67%) Draytek
5 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (66.67%) High Availability
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (66.67%) Server Building
5 8 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server

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 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (66.67%) IIS
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
4 9 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (75.00%) Ethernet
4 9 (75.00%) SSL
4 9 (75.00%) VoIP
5 8 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
5 8 (66.67%) DSL
5 8 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) SSH
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) Telnet
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) SMTP
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) IT Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
1 8 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) High Availability
1 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 8 (66.67%) Migration
1 8 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 8 (66.67%) Server Building
2 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCIE
3 8 (66.67%) CCNA
3 8 (66.67%) MCITP
3 8 (66.67%) MCP
3 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (66.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (58.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) CCDP
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 8 (66.67%) Dell
3 8 (66.67%) Draytek
3 8 (66.67%) HP
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) ProCurve
3 8 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 8 (66.67%) Symantec
3 8 (66.67%) Veeam
3 8 (66.67%) Veritas
3 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 8 (66.67%) ZyXEL
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel