Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 75 91 121
Rank change year-on-year +16 +30 +4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 27 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.95% 1.74% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 11.95% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 29 4
Median annual salary - £61,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50% +100.00%
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £36,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -40.65% +2.50% +50.00%

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 157 226 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.58% 14.54% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 110 176 238
Median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £39,584
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +7.37% -6.86%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,346 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,500 £60,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -11.76%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes

MPLS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MPLS in Milton Keynes.

Salary trend for MPLS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) Cramer
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) Amdocs OSS
4 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Icinga
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful

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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:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) assyst
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) OSPF
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 4 (50.00%) FCAPS
3 4 (50.00%) FCoE
3 4 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) NGN
3 4 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) DWDM
4 3 (37.50%) SDH
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Post-Sales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Post-Sales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Presales Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITSM
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 2 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Amdocs OSS
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (50.00%) Icinga
2 4 (50.00%) Observium
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Cramer
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) Amdocs
3 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto