The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 53 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.63% 1.36% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.13% 5.30% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -16.00%  
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 Slough with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 99 132 125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 27.65% 25.73% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 91 114 76
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

MPLS
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 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 Slough region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (91.67%) Firewall
3 21 (87.50%) VPN
3 21 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
4 15 (62.50%) CCNA
5 14 (58.33%) Cisco PIX
6 13 (54.17%) F5
6 13 (54.17%) CCNP
6 13 (54.17%) LAN
6 13 (54.17%) WAN
6 13 (54.17%) BGP
7 12 (50.00%) Finance
7 12 (50.00%) DHCP
7 12 (50.00%) DNS
7 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 12 (50.00%) Linux
7 12 (50.00%) OSPF
7 12 (50.00%) VLAN
8 11 (45.83%) Marketing
8 11 (45.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (45.83%) WSUS
8 11 (45.83%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (45.83%) XenApp
8 11 (45.83%) XenServer
8 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) Apache
1 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
1 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 11 (45.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) Firewall
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 21 (87.50%) VPN
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco PIX
4 13 (54.17%) BGP
4 13 (54.17%) LAN
4 13 (54.17%) WAN
5 12 (50.00%) DHCP
5 12 (50.00%) DNS
5 12 (50.00%) OSPF
5 12 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (50.00%) VLAN
6 11 (45.83%) EIGRP
6 11 (45.83%) Remote Desktop
7 10 (41.67%) Cisco Wireless
7 10 (41.67%) Wireless
8 2 (8.33%) TACACS
9 1 (4.17%) 3G
9 1 (4.17%) Internet
9 1 (4.17%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) MySQL
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Back Office
2 11 (45.83%) Electronics
2 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
2 11 (45.83%) Marketing
2 11 (45.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (45.83%) Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Linux Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Linux Support
2 11 (45.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Linux Support
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Support Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Support Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (45.83%) Systems Support Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Digital Marketing
1 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
1 11 (45.83%) Programme Management
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Network Packet Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) OpenUP
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) CCNA
3 13 (54.17%) CCNP
4 7 (29.17%) CCSP
5 6 (25.00%) CCVP
6 1 (4.17%) CCIP
6 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
1 11 (45.83%) KVM
1 11 (45.83%) Terminal Services
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (45.83%) VMware Workstation
1 11 (45.83%) XenApp
1 11 (45.83%) XenServer
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) WSUS
1 11 (45.83%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.17%) Cacti
2 1 (4.17%) OpenView
2 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) F5
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
3 11 (45.83%) Juniper
3 11 (45.83%) McAfee
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) SAP
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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