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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 27 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 5.03% - 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.63% - 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 5
Median salary £45,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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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
64 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.16% 18.72% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 62 32 56
Median salary £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,604 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

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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 September 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Croydon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (42.86%) DNS
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) OSPF
4 6 (42.86%) BGP
5 5 (35.71%) DHCP
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) CCNP
6 4 (28.57%) Juniper
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) Network Design
6 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
6 4 (28.57%) Internet
6 4 (28.57%) VPLS
6 4 (28.57%) Junos
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (21.43%) VLAN
7 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
7 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
7 3 (21.43%) RSVP
7 3 (21.43%) TACACS
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) SAN

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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 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) BGP
2 6 (42.86%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) OSPF
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) DHCP
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) Junos
4 4 (28.57%) VPLS
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) RSVP
5 3 (21.43%) TACACS
5 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) ISDN
6 2 (14.29%) LDAP
6 2 (14.29%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Support
3 3 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Information Management
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIS
5 1 (7.14%) MCSA
5 1 (7.14%) MCSE
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Cacti
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) F5
4 2 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Dell
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Openreach
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam