Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 114 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 -22 +21
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 5 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.52% 0.32% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 1.59% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 39
Wiltshire median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.54% -18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £37,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +15.94% -8.00%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 399 315 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.17% 20.36% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 332 289 402
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% +2.19% -8.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,750 £23,013
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Wiltshire

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Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Wiltshire

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Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Wiltshire

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Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Swindon +2 4 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Chippenham - 3 £60,000 -
MPLS
South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 7 (77.78%) WAN
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Telnet
5 3 (33.33%) SSH
5 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
5 3 (33.33%) SMTP
5 3 (33.33%) HTTP
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) Apache
5 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) SIEM
6 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) Database Security
6 2 (22.22%) Presales

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (33.33%) HTTP
4 3 (33.33%) HTTPS
4 3 (33.33%) IP Telephony
4 3 (33.33%) SMTP
4 3 (33.33%) SSH
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) Telnet
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (11.11%) FCoE
6 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
6 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Military
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Presales Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (22.22%) Database Security
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Presales
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCDP
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCIE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam