Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 71 53
Rank change year-on-year +6 -18 +29
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 16 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.77% 1.13% 4.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.88% 4.08% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 32
Bracknell median annual salary - £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.82% +35.00%
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +7.14% +5.00%

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 Bracknell with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 147 196 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.48% 27.72% 30.76%
Number of salaries quoted 99 145 230
Bracknell median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £57,500 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Bracknell

MPLS
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 16 (100.00%) SNMP
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (100.00%) VPN
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) SSL
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Network Design
1 16 (100.00%) VLAN
1 16 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 16 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 16 (100.00%) Network Security
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
1 16 (100.00%) Presales
1 16 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (50.00%) IIS
2 8 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
2 8 (50.00%) QRadar
2 8 (50.00%) IISP
2 8 (50.00%) FWSM
2 8 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) BGP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 16 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 16 (100.00%) Network Security
1 16 (100.00%) OSPF
1 16 (100.00%) SNMP
1 16 (100.00%) SSL
1 16 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 16 (100.00%) VLAN
1 16 (100.00%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) FWSM
2 8 (50.00%) IPsec
2 8 (50.00%) LAN
2 8 (50.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Wireless
2 8 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 8 (50.00%) WLAN
General
1 8 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (50.00%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 16 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 16 (100.00%) Network Design
1 16 (100.00%) Presales
1 16 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (50.00%) Application Performance Management
2 8 (50.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (50.00%) Line Management
2 8 (50.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 8 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Security Management
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) Software Optimisation
2 8 (50.00%) Time Management
2 8 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) CCNP
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCDP
2 8 (50.00%) CCSE
2 8 (50.00%) CISSP
2 8 (50.00%) IISP
2 8 (50.00%) ISSAP
2 8 (50.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (50.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 8 (50.00%) Aruba
2 8 (50.00%) Brocade
2 8 (50.00%) F5
2 8 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 8 (50.00%) HP
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 8 (50.00%) Juniper
2 8 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 8 (50.00%) Meraki
2 8 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 8 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 8 (50.00%) Splunk
2 8 (50.00%) Tufin