The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 37 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.04% 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.33% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
MPLS
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.61% 14.62% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 71 19 20
Median salary £48,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of job ads across the Croydon region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MPLS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Croydon

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Croydon

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) F5
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) OSPF
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) ISDN
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) Google
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) Junos
5 2 (20.00%) VPLS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) BGP
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) OSPF
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (20.00%) ISDN
4 2 (20.00%) Junos
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) VPLS
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) NGN
5 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support
4 2 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Head of Business Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
5 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Information Management
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Meraki
5 1 (10.00%) Openreach
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam