The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 101 76 79
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.17% 0.15% 0.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.98% 0.98% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 8
Average salary £43,750 £34,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% -35.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MPLS
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 102 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 17.66% 15.07% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 183 98 107
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MPLS
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Brighton

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) RIP
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) xDSL
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Open Source
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Social Media
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4
5 2 (28.57%) IPv6
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) OSPF
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) RIP
4 3 (42.86%) xDSL
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
5 2 (28.57%) IPv4
5 2 (28.57%) IPv6
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) LDAP
6 1 (14.29%) VRRP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Principal Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) OpenBSD
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIP
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
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