Period
to 11 December 2018

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 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 211 121
Rank change year-on-year +4 -90 +56
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 58 72 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.90% 1.07% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 6.42% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45 64 140
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -6.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £62,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,073 1,121 1,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.57% 16.72% 22.45%
Number of salaries quoted 819 912 1,230
Hampshire median annual salary £41,500 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.06% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,525 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.95%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Hampshire

MPLS
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

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Hampshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -30 45 £52,500 +40.00% 6
Winchester +22 5 - -
Hook - 2 £41,000 -
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 50 (86.21%) Cisco
2 41 (70.69%) Ethernet
3 33 (56.90%) LAN
4 31 (53.45%) WAN
5 25 (43.10%) CheckPoint
6 24 (41.38%) Avaya
6 24 (41.38%) McAfee
6 24 (41.38%) Riverbed
6 24 (41.38%) Skype
7 22 (37.93%) Firewall
8 21 (36.21%) CTI
9 20 (34.48%) Juniper
10 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (29.31%) BGP
12 16 (27.59%) HSRP
13 15 (25.86%) Project Management
14 14 (24.14%) VRRP
14 14 (24.14%) CCNP
14 14 (24.14%) ITIL
14 14 (24.14%) Proactive Management
15 13 (22.41%) GLBP
15 13 (22.41%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (22.41%) Problem Management
15 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
15 13 (22.41%) ATM
15 13 (22.41%) ISDN
15 13 (22.41%) DSL
16 12 (20.69%) OSPF
16 12 (20.69%) Back Office
16 12 (20.69%) Statistical Analysis

MPLS
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:

Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 41 (70.69%) Ethernet
2 33 (56.90%) LAN
3 31 (53.45%) WAN
4 24 (41.38%) Skype
5 22 (37.93%) Firewall
6 21 (36.21%) CTI
7 17 (29.31%) BGP
8 16 (27.59%) HSRP
9 14 (24.14%) VRRP
10 13 (22.41%) ATM
10 13 (22.41%) DSL
10 13 (22.41%) GLBP
10 13 (22.41%) ISDN
11 12 (20.69%) OSPF
12 9 (15.52%) VPN
13 5 (8.62%) Wireless
14 3 (5.17%) EIGRP
14 3 (5.17%) SONET
14 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
14 3 (5.17%) VPLS
General
1 12 (20.69%) Back Office
2 10 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Network Engineer
2 14 (24.14%) Network Manager
3 13 (22.41%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (17.24%) Implementation Manager
5 8 (13.79%) Technical Design Leader
5 8 (13.79%) Technical Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Project Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.90%) NOC Technician
7 4 (6.90%) Wireless Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Implementation Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Network Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Network Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Voice Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) RFC 2547
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
2 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) PMI
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Project Management
2 14 (24.14%) ITIL
2 14 (24.14%) Proactive Management
3 13 (22.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (22.41%) Problem Management
4 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.69%) Statistical Analysis
5 11 (18.97%) Service Design
6 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
6 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 9 (15.52%) Incident Management
7 9 (15.52%) Network Design
8 8 (13.79%) Change Management
8 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (13.79%) Network Virtualisation
8 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
8 8 (13.79%) Time Management
9 7 (12.07%) Creative Thinking
9 7 (12.07%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (24.14%) CCNP
3 13 (22.41%) Security Cleared
4 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
5 9 (15.52%) CCNA
5 9 (15.52%) Degree
6 8 (13.79%) HNC
7 5 (8.62%) CCIE
7 5 (8.62%) JNCIE
7 5 (8.62%) JNCIP
8 4 (6.90%) JNCIS
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
9 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (3.45%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.72%) CCIP
11 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.72%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) Netcool
Vendors
1 50 (86.21%) Cisco
2 25 (43.10%) CheckPoint
3 24 (41.38%) Avaya
3 24 (41.38%) McAfee
3 24 (41.38%) Riverbed
4 20 (34.48%) Juniper
5 9 (15.52%) Genesys
5 9 (15.52%) Verint
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.62%) Meraki
8 3 (5.17%) TOWER Software
9 2 (3.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.72%) Ericsson
10 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.72%) Huawei
10 1 (1.72%) Nokia
10 1 (1.72%) Nortel
10 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.72%) Tufin