The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 51 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 1.33% 2.46% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.59% 10.53% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 19
Average salary £58,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.25% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+15.60% +4.21%
MPLS
West 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 Crawley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
109 114 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 28.99% 23.36% 25.12%
Number of salaries quoted 93 106 131
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -27.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MPLS
Salary Trend in Crawley

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Crawley

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) iSeries
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) PMBOK
3 4 (66.67%) BYOD
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Back Office
3 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) DPNSS
4 1 (16.67%) RTP
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) VPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Softswitch
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL
4 1 (16.67%) ISDN
4 1 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) PSTN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 4 (66.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
1 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Acme Packet
3 1 (16.67%) Sonus
3 1 (16.67%) BT