The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 85 113 74
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -39
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.77% 0.55% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.50% 3.20% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 15
Average salary £50,000 £66,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +20.45%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 250 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.87% 17.31% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 227 123
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MPLS
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

MPLS Salary Trend in East Sussex

MPLS
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lewes - 7 £50,000 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 27 (90.00%) Firewall
2 26 (86.67%) VPN
2 26 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (83.33%) Data Centre
4 23 (76.67%) Cisco
4 23 (76.67%) WAN
5 22 (73.33%) LAN
6 20 (66.67%) HP
7 19 (63.33%) Juniper
7 19 (63.33%) Unified Communications
8 18 (60.00%) F5
8 18 (60.00%) IaaS
8 18 (60.00%) Degree
8 18 (60.00%) CCNP
8 18 (60.00%) Migration
9 17 (56.67%) CCIE
9 17 (56.67%) CheckPoint
10 16 (53.33%) VMware
11 15 (50.00%) VoIP
12 14 (46.67%) CCNA
12 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (40.00%) OSPF
13 12 (40.00%) BGP
13 12 (40.00%) ITIL
13 12 (40.00%) EIGRP
14 11 (36.67%) Wireless
14 11 (36.67%) IP Telephony
14 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
14 11 (36.67%) VLAN
14 11 (36.67%) RIP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (60.00%) IaaS
2 7 (23.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (23.33%) SaaS
2 7 (23.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (90.00%) Firewall
2 26 (86.67%) VPN
3 23 (76.67%) WAN
4 22 (73.33%) LAN
5 19 (63.33%) Unified Communications
6 15 (50.00%) VoIP
7 12 (40.00%) OSPF
7 12 (40.00%) BGP
7 12 (40.00%) EIGRP
8 11 (36.67%) SSL
8 11 (36.67%) RIP
8 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
8 11 (36.67%) Wireless
8 11 (36.67%) IP Telephony
8 11 (36.67%) VLAN
8 11 (36.67%) VPLS
8 11 (36.67%) Network Security
8 11 (36.67%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (36.67%) HSRP
9 8 (26.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) DB2
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Engineering Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Technical Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Support
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) BYOD
2 8 (26.67%) iSeries
3 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) VMS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Migration
2 12 (40.00%) ITIL
3 11 (36.67%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (36.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 11 (36.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 11 (36.67%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (36.67%) Security Architecture
3 11 (36.67%) Network Architecture
4 10 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 7 (23.33%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
5 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 7 (23.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (60.00%) CCNP
2 18 (60.00%) Degree
3 17 (56.67%) CCIE
4 14 (46.67%) CCNA
5 7 (23.33%) MCSE
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (26.67%) vSphere
3 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco
2 20 (66.67%) HP
3 19 (63.33%) Juniper
4 18 (60.00%) F5
5 17 (56.67%) CheckPoint
6 16 (53.33%) VMware
7 8 (26.67%) 3PAR
7 8 (26.67%) Avaya
7 8 (26.67%) IBM
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.33%) SAP