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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 53 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.67% 1.66% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.54% 10.00% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £45,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £39,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
82 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 19.62% 16.62% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 66 59 57
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 29 August 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Woking

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
3 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) BGP
4 8 (61.54%) ADSL
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) CCIE
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (7.69%) XenApp
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (7.69%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) UNIX
7 1 (7.69%) CCDA
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) VPN

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) ADSL
2 8 (61.54%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (61.54%) Network Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Network Support
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
1 1 (7.69%) Project Management
1 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CCIE
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CCDA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix