Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 80 82
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -18
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 23 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.15% 2.61% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.80% 15.92% 16.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 30
Basingstoke median annual salary £55,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.80% +8.00% -28.23%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 £62,625
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -25.00%

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 213 245 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 19.94% 16.41% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 136 181 150
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,750 £28,350
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £62,625
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -5.88%

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 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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 15 (65.22%) BGP
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
3 13 (56.52%) WAN
4 12 (52.17%) Firewall
5 11 (47.83%) VPN
6 10 (43.48%) CCNP
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (43.48%) OSPF
7 9 (39.13%) Juniper
7 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
8 8 (34.78%) Azure
8 8 (34.78%) AWS
9 7 (30.43%) Network Virtualisation
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
9 7 (30.43%) Citrix
9 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
9 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
9 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
9 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) JNCIA
10 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
10 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 4 (17.39%) F5
11 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
11 4 (17.39%) Palo Alto
11 4 (17.39%) Ansible
11 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (17.39%) VMware NSX

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) AWS
1 8 (34.78%) Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) BGP
2 13 (56.52%) WAN
3 12 (52.17%) Firewall
4 11 (47.83%) VPN
5 10 (43.48%) OSPF
6 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) LAN
8 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) Network Security
9 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (13.04%) IPsec
9 3 (13.04%) NGN
9 3 (13.04%) PBX
9 3 (13.04%) SSL
9 3 (13.04%) VLAN
9 3 (13.04%) VoIP
10 1 (4.35%) CTI
10 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Post-Sales Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Presales Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Presales Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Sales Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Presales Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Senior Sales Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (17.39%) Use Case
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
4 3 (13.04%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (13.04%) Presales
4 3 (13.04%) Proactive Management
4 3 (13.04%) Project Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Security Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.35%) CMMI
5 1 (4.35%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) CCNP
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) JNCIA
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
4 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) CCDP
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIP
5 3 (13.04%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) VMware NSX
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.04%) Terminal Services
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Ansible
2 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Fortinet
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
5 4 (17.39%) F5
5 4 (17.39%) Palo Alto
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) ProCurve
6 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Meraki
7 1 (4.35%) Riverbed