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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 31 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.40% - 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.50% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Median salary £52,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
40 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 19.42% 13.57% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 18
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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

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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 29 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) ISDN
5 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) SLA
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
5 4 (44.44%) 3G
5 4 (44.44%) OSPF
5 4 (44.44%) BGP
5 4 (44.44%) DDNS
5 4 (44.44%) DSL
5 4 (44.44%) TACACS
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (44.44%) Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) IPsec
5 4 (44.44%) Information Management
5 4 (44.44%) Network Design
5 4 (44.44%) PKI
5 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
5 4 (44.44%) 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) 3G
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) DDNS
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) DSL
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) IPsec
2 4 (44.44%) ISDN
2 4 (44.44%) Junos
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) TACACS
2 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support
2 3 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Business Relationship Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Head of Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
4 1 (11.11%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (11.11%) Relationships Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Contactless
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Operations Management
2 4 (44.44%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Barracuda Networks
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
2 4 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) SAP