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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 37 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.30% 0.23% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 1.22% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -15.78%
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
51 82 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 22.17% 18.68% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 47 79 69
Average salary £38,500 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.75% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,650 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £72,750
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 24 December 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Woking

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (42.86%) LAN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) BGP
5 3 (42.86%) F5
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) VPN
6 2 (28.57%) SLA
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) Firmware
6 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 2 (28.57%) VRRP
6 2 (28.57%) X-Windows
6 2 (28.57%) IPsec
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (28.57%) SCCM

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) VRRP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) HSRP
4 1 (14.29%) ADSL
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Principle Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) SysML
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDA
4 1 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 1 (14.29%) JNCIE
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper