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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 92 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.94% 1.53% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.80% 9.94% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 15
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £48,750
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
250 161 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.59% 15.36% 28.19%
Number of salaries quoted 214 141 296
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +1 11 £60,000 +71.42%
Chippenham -25 1 £27,500 -53.19%
MPLS
South West

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 22 (100.00%) Cisco
1 22 (100.00%) BGP
2 20 (90.91%) LAN
2 20 (90.91%) WAN
2 20 (90.91%) Network Management
3 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (72.73%) EIGRP
4 16 (72.73%) VoIP
4 16 (72.73%) VLAN
5 14 (63.64%) ITIL
6 13 (59.09%) ITIL V3
7 12 (54.55%) H.323
8 11 (50.00%) Tandberg
8 11 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (45.45%) CCNP
9 10 (45.45%) Avaya
10 8 (36.36%) Genesys
10 8 (36.36%) CCNA
10 8 (36.36%) Verint
10 8 (36.36%) Polycom
11 7 (31.82%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (31.82%) CiscoWorks
11 7 (31.82%) SCCP
11 7 (31.82%) Netcool
11 7 (31.82%) Network Security
12 6 (27.27%) Firewall
12 6 (27.27%) Finance
12 6 (27.27%) OSPF
12 6 (27.27%) Juniper
12 6 (27.27%) VPN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 22 (100.00%) BGP
2 20 (90.91%) LAN
2 20 (90.91%) WAN
3 16 (72.73%) VoIP
3 16 (72.73%) EIGRP
3 16 (72.73%) VLAN
4 12 (54.55%) H.323
5 7 (31.82%) Network Security
5 7 (31.82%) SCCP
6 6 (27.27%) OSPF
6 6 (27.27%) VPN
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
7 4 (18.18%) IPsec
7 4 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 4 (18.18%) IPv4
7 4 (18.18%) IPv6
8 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
9 2 (9.09%) HSRP
9 2 (9.09%) SMLT
9 2 (9.09%) DASS2
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Network Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Voice Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Data Network Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Designer
2 2 (9.09%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Lead Designer
2 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Security Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Network Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (9.09%) IVR
4 2 (9.09%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Network Management
2 14 (63.64%) ITIL
3 13 (59.09%) ITIL V3
4 6 (27.27%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (18.18%) Time Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) People Management
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNP
3 8 (36.36%) CCNA
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (22.73%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) JNCIS
6 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
8 1 (4.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (31.82%) Netcool
1 7 (31.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Tandberg
3 10 (45.45%) Avaya
4 8 (36.36%) Genesys
4 8 (36.36%) Verint
4 8 (36.36%) Polycom
5 6 (27.27%) Juniper
6 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
7 3 (13.64%) Blue Coat
8 2 (9.09%) Nokia
8 2 (9.09%) Nortel
9 1 (4.55%) BT
9 1 (4.55%) TOWER Software