Period
to 17 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 6 months to 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 103 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 -29 -14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 30 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.04% 1.77% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 8.53% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 25
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £57,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.82% +34.12% +17.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £48,750 £33,100
90th Percentile £57,775 £87,500 £53,625
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £56,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -19.64% +31.76% +6.25%

MPLS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 210 340 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 14.29% 20.76% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 135 243 228
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £74,500 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing MPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Basingstoke

MPLS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Basingstoke

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 25 (83.33%) Cisco
2 23 (76.67%) Juniper
3 22 (73.33%) Proactive Management
4 20 (66.67%) Ethernet
5 19 (63.33%) LAN
6 18 (60.00%) ATM
6 18 (60.00%) ISDN
6 18 (60.00%) DSL
6 18 (60.00%) VRRP
6 18 (60.00%) Telecoms
6 18 (60.00%) HSRP
6 18 (60.00%) GLBP
6 18 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (50.00%) CCNP
8 15 (50.00%) Incident Management
9 14 (46.67%) JNCIS
9 14 (46.67%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
10 11 (36.67%) BGP
11 8 (26.67%) Line Management
12 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
12 6 (20.00%) OSPF
12 6 (20.00%) IPv4
12 6 (20.00%) IPv6
13 5 (16.67%) VPN
14 2 (6.67%) WAN
14 2 (6.67%) ITIL
14 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
14 2 (6.67%) Coaching

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 19 (63.33%) LAN
3 18 (60.00%) ATM
3 18 (60.00%) DSL
3 18 (60.00%) GLBP
3 18 (60.00%) HSRP
3 18 (60.00%) ISDN
3 18 (60.00%) VRRP
4 11 (36.67%) BGP
5 6 (20.00%) IPv4
5 6 (20.00%) IPv6
5 6 (20.00%) OSPF
6 5 (16.67%) VPN
7 2 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.33%) LTE
8 1 (3.33%) MVNO
8 1 (3.33%) SAN
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 18 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Telephony Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Network Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Proactive Management
2 18 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 14 (46.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Line Management
6 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.67%) Use Case
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (3.33%) Presales
8 1 (3.33%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
8 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Traceability Matrix
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (50.00%) CCNP
3 14 (46.67%) JNCIS
4 11 (36.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CCNA
5 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Cisco
2 23 (76.67%) Juniper
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.33%) Aruba
4 1 (3.33%) Brocade
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (3.33%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) VMware