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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 20 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 5.38% 0.75% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.93% 4.55% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +13.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
MPLS
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
27 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.77% 16.54% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 13
Median salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) WAN
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) OSPF
4 9 (69.23%) BGP
4 9 (69.23%) Firewall
4 9 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (53.85%) Change Control
5 7 (53.85%) WAN Optimisation
5 7 (53.85%) Junos
5 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
5 7 (53.85%) 4G
5 7 (53.85%) F5
5 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
5 7 (53.85%) PKI
5 7 (53.85%) Operations Management
5 7 (53.85%) Barracuda Networks
5 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
5 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
5 7 (53.85%) IPsec
5 7 (53.85%) Information Management
5 7 (53.85%) Network Design

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 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) BGP
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) OSPF
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (69.23%) Wireless
3 7 (53.85%) 3G
3 7 (53.85%) 4G
3 7 (53.85%) DDNS
3 7 (53.85%) DHCP
3 7 (53.85%) DSL
3 7 (53.85%) Ethernet
3 7 (53.85%) IPsec
3 7 (53.85%) Junos
3 7 (53.85%) SAN
3 7 (53.85%) TACACS
3 7 (53.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) GIS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Relationship Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.69%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Relationships Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
1 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
1 7 (53.85%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Contactless
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
3 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 7 (53.85%) Information Management
3 7 (53.85%) Network Design
3 7 (53.85%) Operations Management
3 7 (53.85%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Barracuda Networks
2 7 (53.85%) F5
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
2 7 (53.85%) Palo Alto
2 7 (53.85%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) SAP