Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 28 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 +21
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 2.27% 6.69% 4.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.14% 23.42% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 22
High Wycombe median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +116.67%
10th Percentile £38,750 £47,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £75,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +33.33%

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
High Wycombe
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 69 158 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 22.40% 28.57% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 128 128
High Wycombe median annual salary £37,500 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.83% +2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £23,950 £27,500 £28,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £66,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in High Wycombe

MPLS
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Salary trend for MPLS in High Wycombe

MPLS
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 21 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Network Design
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) OSPF
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Operations Management
4 3 (42.86%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) xDSL
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) BIG-IP
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) xDSL
4 1 (14.29%) IPv4
4 1 (14.29%) PPP
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (42.86%) Operations Management
2 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCSP
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) VMware