The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth - - 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £55,000
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 62 23 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 17.61% 9.20% 20.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 53
Median salary £31,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% -12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £41,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

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Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Portsmouth

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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) iPhone
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Principal Security Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Apple
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) NetApp
1 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
1 2 (40.00%) VMware