The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham 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 - 26 29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham - 5.56% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 18.52% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.68%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 10.53% 30.00% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 32
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Wokingham

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing

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Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint