Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 108 126
Rank change year-on-year +8 +18 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 18 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.17% 0.82% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 4.51% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 4
Milton Keynes median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -17.43% +28.24%
10th Percentile £41,400 £41,250 £35,550
90th Percentile £82,500 £47,500 £63,375
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year +19.44% -23.40% +6.82%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 213 266 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.86% 18.21% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 162 190 171
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,346 £27,951 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,625 £59,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes

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Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes

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Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) CCNP
2 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (38.89%) Architectural Design
4 7 (38.89%) CCNA
4 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) Matrix Management
4 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
4 7 (38.89%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (33.33%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) DevOps
5 6 (33.33%) Presales
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
7 4 (22.22%) Retail
7 4 (22.22%) VPLS
7 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (22.22%) Meraki
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) Azure
7 4 (22.22%) AWS
7 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
7 4 (22.22%) GPON
7 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (22.22%) Migration

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (22.22%) AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Azure
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) LAN
3 6 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 4 (22.22%) GPON
4 4 (22.22%) OSPF
4 4 (22.22%) RSVP
4 4 (22.22%) VPLS
4 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.56%) Broadband
6 1 (5.56%) SAN
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Voice Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Architect
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Voice Network Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Network Architect
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Network Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Broadband Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Presales Solution Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Public Cloud
3 3 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (38.89%) Architectural Design
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 7 (38.89%) Matrix Management
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Presales
4 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Network Design
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Strategic Roadmap
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) Value Proposition
7 1 (5.56%) Information Management
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CCNP
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) HAZOP
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco
2 7 (38.89%) CheckPoint
2 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
3 4 (22.22%) IBM
3 4 (22.22%) Meraki
4 3 (16.67%) VMware