Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 162 147
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15 +36
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 17 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.68% 0.36% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.23% 2.32% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 21
Oxfordshire median annual salary £90,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +125.00% -33.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £81,050 £35,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £53,750 £78,750
South East median annual salary £53,500 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.18% -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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 273 474 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.99% 15.34% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 230 370 453
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -4.49% +5.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,550
90th Percentile £90,000 £65,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +0.56%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Oxfordshire

MPLS
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Oxford 0 10 £95,000 +137.50%
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 16 (94.12%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) Ethernet
2 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Fault Management
2 15 (88.24%) Low Latency
2 15 (88.24%) Business Agility
3 13 (76.47%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
5 8 (47.06%) Project Planning
5 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 8 (47.06%) Network Design
5 8 (47.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (47.06%) Security Management
5 8 (47.06%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (47.06%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (47.06%) Time Management
5 8 (47.06%) Data Protection
5 8 (47.06%) Network Architecture
5 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (47.06%) Web Filtering
5 8 (47.06%) Change Management
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) SLA
6 7 (41.18%) Data Analytics
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) Ethernet
2 15 (88.24%) LAN
2 15 (88.24%) VPN
3 8 (47.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.88%) BGP
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Engineering Manager
1 13 (76.47%) Network Engineering Manager
1 13 (76.47%) Network Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) Business Agility
1 15 (88.24%) Fault Management
1 15 (88.24%) Low Latency
2 13 (76.47%) Analytics
3 9 (52.94%) Problem Management
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (47.06%) Data Protection
4 8 (47.06%) ITIL
4 8 (47.06%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (47.06%) Network Architecture
4 8 (47.06%) Network Design
4 8 (47.06%) Project Planning
4 8 (47.06%) Security Management
4 8 (47.06%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (47.06%) Time Management
4 8 (47.06%) Web Filtering
5 7 (41.18%) Data Analytics
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CCDA
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 22301
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Avaya
2 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.88%) iManage
2 1 (5.88%) Juniper
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.88%) VMware