The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Berkshire / Wokingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 40 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wokingham 7.02% 0.68% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £38,000 £40,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.17% -  
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 Wokingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wokingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 16 17 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wokingham 28.07% 11.64% 21.21%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 17
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wokingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wokingham 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 Wokingham

MPLS
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wokingham region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (83.33%) VRRP
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) 802.11
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) BGP

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wokingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) HSRP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) VPN
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) ADSL
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Spanning Tree
2 5 (83.33%) SSL
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) VRRP
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Security Engineer
2 5 (83.33%) Switch Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) AirMagnet
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds