Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 77 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13 +25
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 36 33 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.16% 3.19% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.93% 10.93% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 19
Basingstoke median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -5.56% +13.92%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,875 £71,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% -10.00% +11.11%

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 226 302 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 19.81% 29.21% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 192 267 138
Basingstoke median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,050 £27,500 £25,588
90th Percentile £58,625 £60,500 £70,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% -

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 23 (63.89%) WAN
3 22 (61.11%) OSPF
3 22 (61.11%) BGP
4 21 (58.33%) DNS
4 21 (58.33%) Load Balancing
5 18 (50.00%) Cisco
6 17 (47.22%) Juniper
7 16 (44.44%) DHCP
8 15 (41.67%) VPLS
9 13 (36.11%) CCNP
9 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (33.33%) HTTP
10 12 (33.33%) RIP
10 12 (33.33%) SSL
10 12 (33.33%) Windows
10 12 (33.33%) Linux
10 12 (33.33%) Python
10 12 (33.33%) Perl
10 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (33.33%) Clustering
10 12 (33.33%) IPsec
10 12 (33.33%) PCI DSS
10 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 12 (33.33%) HIPAA
10 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 12 (33.33%) High Availability
10 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

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:

Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 23 (63.89%) WAN
3 22 (61.11%) BGP
3 22 (61.11%) OSPF
4 21 (58.33%) DNS
5 16 (44.44%) DHCP
6 15 (41.67%) VPLS
7 12 (33.33%) HTTP
7 12 (33.33%) IPsec
7 12 (33.33%) RIP
7 12 (33.33%) SSL
8 11 (30.56%) LAN
9 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 7 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (16.67%) VRRP
12 5 (13.89%) Ethernet
12 5 (13.89%) HSRP
12 5 (13.89%) VPN
13 4 (11.11%) SAN
13 4 (11.11%) SNMP
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Network Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Consultant
3 9 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Network Consultant
4 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support
5 4 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (33.33%) Clustering
2 11 (30.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (11.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (33.33%) High Availability
2 12 (33.33%) Task Automation
3 7 (19.44%) Presales
4 5 (13.89%) Network Design
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 4 (11.11%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 4 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) Process Management
7 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.56%) Line Management
7 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 12 (33.33%) Perl
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 12 (33.33%) Python
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) CCNP
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (30.56%) JNCIP
3 4 (11.11%) CCNA
4 3 (8.33%) CCIP
4 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
5 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) HIPAA
1 12 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco
2 17 (47.22%) Juniper
3 9 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (19.44%) HP
4 7 (19.44%) Veeam
4 7 (19.44%) VMware
5 5 (13.89%) Kaspersky
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.11%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (11.11%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.78%) ProCurve