Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 109 106
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 23 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.33% 0.67% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.63% 2.70% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 13
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £52,500 £47,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 347 371 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.09% 25.03% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 286 335 333
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 18 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Corsham - 1 £52,500 -
MPLS
South West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (95.65%) Cisco
3 15 (65.22%) VPN
4 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
4 14 (60.87%) Presales
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
5 13 (56.52%) WAN
6 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (47.83%) CCNP
8 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
9 9 (39.13%) VoIP
10 8 (34.78%) ITIL
10 8 (34.78%) BGP
10 8 (34.78%) Finance
10 8 (34.78%) VMware
10 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
11 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
11 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
11 7 (30.43%) Veeam
11 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (30.43%) SaaS
11 7 (30.43%) VLAN
11 7 (30.43%) VPLS
11 7 (30.43%) Fat Client
11 7 (30.43%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
11 7 (30.43%) Office 365
11 7 (30.43%) IaaS

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 5 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) IaaS
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (30.43%) Office 365
1 7 (30.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) VPN
3 13 (56.52%) WAN
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (39.13%) VoIP
6 8 (34.78%) BGP
7 7 (30.43%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (30.43%) EIGRP
7 7 (30.43%) IPsec
7 7 (30.43%) LAN
7 7 (30.43%) OSPF
7 7 (30.43%) SSL
7 7 (30.43%) VLAN
7 7 (30.43%) VPLS
7 7 (30.43%) Wireless
8 6 (26.09%) FCoE
8 6 (26.09%) IP Telephony
8 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
9 5 (21.74%) HTTP
9 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Electronics
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Network Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Technical Support
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Support
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Support Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Presales Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 7 (30.43%) Clustering
2 7 (30.43%) Fat Client
2 7 (30.43%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Presales
2 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Business Development
4 6 (26.09%) Customer Requirements
4 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (21.74%) Network Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
7 1 (4.35%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCNP
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.70%) CCNA
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Veeam
5 6 (26.09%) Fortinet
5 6 (26.09%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) McAfee
6 2 (8.70%) ProCurve
6 2 (8.70%) SAP
6 2 (8.70%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard