The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 42 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.12% 0.25% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.75% 1.33% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
80 75 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 29.85% 18.84% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74 72 51
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MPLS
Salary Trend in Woking

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Woking

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Woking region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Woking

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (50.00%) F5
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) BGP
5 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (33.33%) VRRP
5 2 (33.33%) X-Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) SCOM

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 2 (33.33%) VRRP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) DMZ
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Principle Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) SysML
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) UML
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCIE
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCDA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper