The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 120 126
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 58 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.93% 2.07% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.18% 8.69% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 60 52
Median salary £52,250 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.50% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 570 817 850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 18.98% 23.83% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 449 707 687
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.65% -8.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing MPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Hampshire

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Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Hampshire

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Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Hampshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Hampshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +2 16 £52,250 +49.28%
Fleet +1 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Portsmouth -7 4 £57,000 -8.43%
Fareham +13 3 £77,500 +181.81%
Alton - 2 £32,000 -
Southampton +5 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Havant -5 1 - -
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 127 (72.16%) Cisco
2 122 (69.32%) Juniper
3 110 (62.50%) BGP
4 105 (59.66%) OSPF
5 93 (52.84%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (35.23%) CCNP
7 57 (32.39%) LAN
7 57 (32.39%) Security Cleared
8 54 (30.68%) F5
9 48 (27.27%) WAN
10 47 (26.70%) TCP/IP
11 42 (23.86%) DNS
11 42 (23.86%) Firewall
11 42 (23.86%) JNCIP
12 36 (20.45%) Ethernet
12 36 (20.45%) SC Cleared
12 36 (20.45%) Riverbed
13 34 (19.32%) VLAN
14 32 (18.18%) Presales
15 31 (17.61%) VPN
15 31 (17.61%) CCIE
16 29 (16.48%) CCNA
16 29 (16.48%) Cisco IOS
17 27 (15.34%) IPsec
18 25 (14.20%) Data Centre
19 24 (13.64%) HSRP
20 23 (13.07%) Telecoms
20 23 (13.07%) ISDN
21 22 (12.50%) SSL
21 22 (12.50%) Load Balancing

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (3.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.41%) IaaS
1 6 (3.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 110 (62.50%) BGP
2 105 (59.66%) OSPF
3 57 (32.39%) LAN
4 48 (27.27%) WAN
5 47 (26.70%) TCP/IP
6 42 (23.86%) DNS
6 42 (23.86%) Firewall
7 36 (20.45%) Ethernet
8 34 (19.32%) VLAN
9 31 (17.61%) VPN
10 29 (16.48%) Cisco IOS
11 27 (15.34%) IPsec
12 24 (13.64%) HSRP
13 23 (13.07%) ISDN
14 22 (12.50%) SSL
15 20 (11.36%) IOS XR
15 20 (11.36%) NX-OS
16 19 (10.80%) DHCP
17 17 (9.66%) VoIP
18 13 (7.39%) PSTN
General
1 23 (13.07%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.82%) Finance
3 3 (1.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (50.57%) Network Engineer
2 47 (26.70%) Consultant
3 45 (25.57%) Juniper Engineer
4 43 (24.43%) Network Consultant
5 35 (19.89%) Support Engineer
6 29 (16.48%) Professional Services Consultant
7 28 (15.91%) Professional Services Engineer
7 28 (15.91%) Professional Services Network Engineer
8 27 (15.34%) Juniper Support
9 25 (14.20%) Senior Network Engineer
10 18 (10.23%) Senior Consultant
11 16 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 15 (8.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 15 (8.52%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
12 15 (8.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 15 (8.52%) Senior Network Consultant
12 15 (8.52%) Senior Professional Services Consultant
13 12 (6.82%) Firewall Engineer
14 11 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
14 11 (6.25%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.82%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.41%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.82%) Driving Licence
3 11 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.70%) FlexPod
5 3 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.70%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.14%) iPad
6 2 (1.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.93%) Windows
2 8 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (1.14%) Android
3 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.18%) Presales
2 22 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 21 (11.93%) Network Architecture
4 20 (11.36%) Line Management
5 16 (9.09%) Network Design
6 15 (8.52%) ITIL
6 15 (8.52%) Network Management
7 12 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (6.82%) Information Assurance
7 12 (6.82%) Risk Management
7 12 (6.82%) SIEM
8 11 (6.25%) Change Management
8 11 (6.25%) Information Security
8 11 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (5.68%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.68%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (5.68%) Security Operations
9 10 (5.68%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.57%) Perl
1 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 93 (52.84%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (35.23%) CCNP
3 57 (32.39%) Security Cleared
4 42 (23.86%) JNCIP
5 36 (20.45%) SC Cleared
6 31 (17.61%) CCIE
7 29 (16.48%) CCNA
8 13 (7.39%) CCSP
9 12 (6.82%) Degree
9 12 (6.82%) GCIH
9 12 (6.82%) GIAC
9 12 (6.82%) JNCIA
10 11 (6.25%) JNCIS
11 2 (1.14%) JNCIE
12 1 (0.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.93%) SLA
2 13 (7.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) Firmware
2 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (1.70%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.14%) Nagios
3 2 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 127 (72.16%) Cisco
2 122 (69.32%) Juniper
3 54 (30.68%) F5
4 36 (20.45%) Riverbed
5 22 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 12 (6.82%) Nokia
7 8 (4.55%) VMware
8 5 (2.84%) Citrix
9 4 (2.27%) HP
9 4 (2.27%) ProCurve
10 3 (1.70%) Brocade
10 3 (1.70%) Vyatta
11 2 (1.14%) Apple
11 2 (1.14%) Microsoft
11 2 (1.14%) NetApp
11 2 (1.14%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.57%) Aerohive Networks
12 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.57%) Infoblox
12 1 (0.57%) Remedy
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