The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 31 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.17% - 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.78% - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 9
Average salary £55,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
45 36 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 23.44% 14.06% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Croydon

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (56.52%) F5
4 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 10 (43.48%) WAN
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (39.13%) Adobe
5 9 (39.13%) IIS
5 9 (39.13%) ITIL
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 9 (39.13%) CRM
5 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
5 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
5 9 (39.13%) Internet
5 9 (39.13%) Dell
5 9 (39.13%) Apple
5 9 (39.13%) Back Office
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) Email Marketing
5 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
5 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (39.13%) CentOS
5 9 (39.13%) ZABBIX
5 9 (39.13%) Office 365
5 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (39.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (39.13%) Windows 7

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (39.13%) IIS
1 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (39.13%) Lync
Business Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
1 9 (39.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (43.48%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) PABX
4 5 (21.74%) PBX
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) Multicast
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
5 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) ADSL
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
General
1 9 (39.13%) Back Office
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Senior Network Engineer
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) IT Support
3 1 (4.35%) Support Supervisor
3 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
1 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (39.13%) CentOS
1 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ITIL
1 9 (39.13%) CRM
1 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
1 9 (39.13%) Email Marketing
1 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (39.13%) vSphere
1 9 (39.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) F5
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) Adobe
3 9 (39.13%) Dell
3 9 (39.13%) Apple
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Avaya
5 4 (17.39%) Meraki
6 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.35%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.35%) HP