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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 57 52
Rank change year-on-year +27 -5  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 11 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.30% 1.59% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 7.75% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 9
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 88 129 129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 26.43% 20.51% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 106 109
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £62,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 30 March 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
2 10 (90.91%) BGP
2 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
2 10 (90.91%) VPN
2 10 (90.91%) OSPF
2 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 9 (81.82%) Cisco Wireless
4 6 (54.55%) CCSP
5 5 (45.45%) CCVP
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
7 3 (27.27%) F5
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
8 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
8 2 (18.18%) TACACS
8 2 (18.18%) LAN
8 2 (18.18%) WAN
8 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (9.09%) VLAN
9 1 (9.09%) Marketing
9 1 (9.09%) Back Office
9 1 (9.09%) Electronics

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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) BGP
1 10 (90.91%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (90.91%) EIGRP
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
1 10 (90.91%) OSPF
1 10 (90.91%) VPN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Wireless
2 9 (81.82%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) TACACS
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) FWSM
5 1 (9.09%) Network Security
5 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Security
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (9.09%) Network Packet Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (90.91%) CCNP
3 6 (54.55%) CCSP
4 5 (45.45%) CCVP
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
1 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
3 3 (27.27%) F5
4 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
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