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

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 27 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.94% 0.81% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.51% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Median salary £52,500 £27,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+94.44% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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West Sussex

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
37 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 21.76% 14.63% 26.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 24
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) ISDN
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) SSL
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Information Management
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 3 (60.00%) 3G
3 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 3 (60.00%) BGP
3 3 (60.00%) DDNS
3 3 (60.00%) DSL
3 3 (60.00%) TACACS
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) IPsec
3 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 3 (60.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing

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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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) 3G
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (60.00%) DDNS
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DSL
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) ISDN
2 3 (60.00%) Junos
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) TACACS
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Information Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (60.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft