Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 62
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +27
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 15 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 2.72% 2.06% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 7.11% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 25
Bracknell median annual salary £60,250 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.50% +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £55,475 £43,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,825 £61,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +22.22%

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 141 197 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 25.54% 29.06% 29.84%
Number of salaries quoted 88 160 219
Bracknell median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £23,013 £27,425 £26,450
90th Percentile £55,225 £57,500 £56,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -9.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 14 (93.33%) Ethernet
1 14 (93.33%) VPN
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
1 14 (93.33%) CCNP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (93.33%) BGP
1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
1 14 (93.33%) IPsec
1 14 (93.33%) Time Management
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (93.33%) Data Centre
1 14 (93.33%) Presales
2 13 (86.67%) Line Management
2 13 (86.67%) Mentoring
2 13 (86.67%) Application Performance Management
2 13 (86.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (86.67%) FlexPod
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco ISE
2 13 (86.67%) SIEM
2 13 (86.67%) Meraki
2 13 (86.67%) Performance Management
2 13 (86.67%) SolarWinds
2 13 (86.67%) Aruba
2 13 (86.67%) F5
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL V3
2 13 (86.67%) Migration
2 13 (86.67%) Billing
2 13 (86.67%) Network Design
2 13 (86.67%) Sourcefire

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) BGP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco ASA
1 14 (93.33%) Ethernet
1 14 (93.33%) IPsec
1 14 (93.33%) VPN
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco ISE
2 13 (86.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (86.67%) Network Security
2 13 (86.67%) OSPF
2 13 (86.67%) SNMP
2 13 (86.67%) SSL
2 13 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (86.67%) VLAN
2 13 (86.67%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) DSL
4 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (6.67%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (86.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (6.67%) Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
1 1 (6.67%) Solutions Consultant
1 1 (6.67%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (93.33%) Data Centre
2 13 (86.67%) FlexPod
3 1 (6.67%) Machine to Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Presales
1 14 (93.33%) Project Management
1 14 (93.33%) Time Management
2 13 (86.67%) Application Performance Management
2 13 (86.67%) Converged Infrastructure
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) ITIL V3
2 13 (86.67%) Line Management
2 13 (86.67%) Load Balancing
2 13 (86.67%) Mentoring
2 13 (86.67%) Migration
2 13 (86.67%) Network Design
2 13 (86.67%) Performance Management
2 13 (86.67%) Security Management
2 13 (86.67%) Service Delivery
2 13 (86.67%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) CCNP
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCDP
2 1 (6.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Aruba
2 13 (86.67%) Brocade
2 13 (86.67%) CheckPoint
2 13 (86.67%) F5
2 13 (86.67%) Fortinet
2 13 (86.67%) HP
2 13 (86.67%) Meraki
2 13 (86.67%) SolarWinds
2 13 (86.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) GENBAND
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle