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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 26 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 1.54% 4.49% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 16.67% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £53,000 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.26% -13.68%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
11 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 16.92% 26.97% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 26
Average salary £41,500 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.75% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,500 £41,000
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

MPLS
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 21 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) DWDM
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Ciena
2 1 (50.00%) SDH
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

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Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (50.00%) SDH
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) DWDM
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Ciena