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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 37 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.64% - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% - 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £47,500 - £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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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
72 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 32.73% 15.57% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 69 23 34
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £52,500
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

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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 27 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Croydon

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 5 (38.46%) BGP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (30.77%) F5
5 3 (23.08%) Network Design
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 2 (15.38%) ISDN
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) LDAP
6 2 (15.38%) RIP
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) TACACS

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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 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) BGP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) Junos
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) TACACS
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VPLS
5 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Network Support
4 3 (23.08%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support
5 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Head of Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Head of IT Services
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
4 1 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Google
4 2 (15.38%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Meraki
5 1 (7.69%) Openreach
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam