The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 27 47
Rank change year-on-year -12 +20  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.00% 4.31% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.15% 15.63% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newbury
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 65 64 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 32.50% 27.59% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 55 58
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

MPLS
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Newbury region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) CCIE
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
1 16 (80.00%) CCIP
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (80.00%) Juniper
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
1 16 (80.00%) Network Design
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
1 16 (80.00%) JNCIP
1 16 (80.00%) JNCIE
2 4 (20.00%) 4G
2 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (20.00%) BroadSoft
2 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (20.00%) MVNO
2 4 (20.00%) VoLTE
2 4 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 4 (20.00%) 3G

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) 3G
2 4 (20.00%) 4G
2 4 (20.00%) MVNO
2 4 (20.00%) VoLTE
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Design Engineer
1 16 (80.00%) IP Design Engineer
1 16 (80.00%) IP Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (50.00%) IP Architect
2 10 (50.00%) IP Network Engineer
2 10 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) 4G Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) VoLTE Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
2 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) CCIE
1 16 (80.00%) CCIP
1 16 (80.00%) CCNP
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (80.00%) JNCIE
1 16 (80.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (20.00%) BroadSoft
2 4 (20.00%) Ericsson