The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.27% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.11% 19.44% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 18
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MPLS
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Gatwick

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (84.62%) OSPF
3 11 (84.62%) BGP
3 11 (84.62%) ITIL
3 11 (84.62%) WAN
3 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 11 (84.62%) Wi-Fi
3 11 (84.62%) Wireless
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) Load Balancing
3 11 (84.62%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (69.23%) TACACS
4 9 (69.23%) 3G
4 9 (69.23%) DDNS
4 9 (69.23%) DSL
4 9 (69.23%) Juniper
4 9 (69.23%) SAN
4 9 (69.23%) SSL
4 9 (69.23%) SLA
4 9 (69.23%) ISDN
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Prime
4 9 (69.23%) DHCP
4 9 (69.23%) Ethernet
4 9 (69.23%) Change Control
4 9 (69.23%) WAN Optimisation
4 9 (69.23%) Junos
4 9 (69.23%) Unified Communications
4 9 (69.23%) 4G

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) BGP
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Nexus
2 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) OSPF
2 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 11 (84.62%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (84.62%) Wireless
3 9 (69.23%) 3G
3 9 (69.23%) 4G
3 9 (69.23%) DDNS
3 9 (69.23%) DHCP
3 9 (69.23%) DSL
3 9 (69.23%) IPsec
3 9 (69.23%) Junos
3 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) SSL
3 9 (69.23%) TACACS
3 9 (69.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Network Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
1 9 (69.23%) Management Information System
1 9 (69.23%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) ITIL
1 11 (84.62%) Load Balancing
2 9 (69.23%) Change Control
2 9 (69.23%) Information Management
2 9 (69.23%) Network Design
2 9 (69.23%) Operations Management
2 9 (69.23%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Prime
1 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Barracuda Networks
2 9 (69.23%) F5
2 9 (69.23%) Juniper
2 9 (69.23%) Palo Alto
2 9 (69.23%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft