Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 150 113
Rank change year-on-year +18 -37 +8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.27% 0.66% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.34% 3.10% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 28
Gloucestershire median annual salary £65,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.94% +17.24% -12.12%
10th Percentile £45,000 £23,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% +7.59% -1.25%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 298 484 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.05% 21.37% 21.71%
Number of salaries quoted 246 399 363
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,800 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,125 £65,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Gloucestershire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Gloucestershire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Dell
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Dell