Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 112 99
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13 +14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.67% 0.65% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 2.97% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 25
Wiltshire median annual salary £61,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +75.00% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £28,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £39,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year +8.43% +22.96% -10.00%

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 370 337 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.56% 21.77% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 320 314 376
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,750 £34,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.21% +8.17% -6.93%
10th Percentile £26,975 £22,238 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £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

MPLS
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

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Wiltshire

MPLS
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 23 October 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 8 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Corsham - 1 £52,500 - 3
MPLS
South West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (66.67%) WAN
5 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
6 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (50.00%) CCNP
7 6 (50.00%) VoIP
8 5 (41.67%) BGP
8 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
8 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
9 4 (33.33%) Business Development
9 4 (33.33%) VPLS
9 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
9 4 (33.33%) SSH
9 4 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
9 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
9 4 (33.33%) FCoE
9 4 (33.33%) Presales
9 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 4 (33.33%) Telnet
9 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (33.33%) OSPF

MPLS
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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) VPN
3 8 (66.67%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (41.67%) BGP
5 5 (41.67%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 4 (33.33%) FCoE
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) HTTPS
6 4 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 4 (33.33%) IPsec
6 4 (33.33%) iSCSI
6 4 (33.33%) SMTP
6 4 (33.33%) SSH
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Telnet
6 4 (33.33%) VPLS
6 4 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Business Development
1 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
1 4 (33.33%) Presales
2 3 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (8.33%) Database Security
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Network Planning
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) JNCIP
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 4 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard