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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 30 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.05% - 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Median salary £62,500 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
20 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.51% 21.43% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 22
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,250 £49,000
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 21 January 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Gatwick

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (83.33%) OSPF
3 10 (83.33%) BGP
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 10 (83.33%) WAN
3 10 (83.33%) DNS
3 10 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 10 (83.33%) Load Balancing
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (66.67%) TACACS
4 8 (66.67%) 3G
4 8 (66.67%) DDNS
4 8 (66.67%) DSL
4 8 (66.67%) Juniper
4 8 (66.67%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) SSL
4 8 (66.67%) SLA
4 8 (66.67%) ISDN
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
4 8 (66.67%) DHCP
4 8 (66.67%) Ethernet
4 8 (66.67%) Change Control
4 8 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 8 (66.67%) Junos
4 8 (66.67%) Unified Communications
4 8 (66.67%) 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
2 10 (83.33%) BGP
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) OSPF
2 10 (83.33%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 8 (66.67%) 3G
3 8 (66.67%) 4G
3 8 (66.67%) DDNS
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) DSL
3 8 (66.67%) IPsec
3 8 (66.67%) Junos
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) SSL
3 8 (66.67%) TACACS
3 8 (66.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Network Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 8 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Contactless
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
1 10 (83.33%) Load Balancing
2 8 (66.67%) Change Control
2 8 (66.67%) Information Management
2 8 (66.67%) Network Design
2 8 (66.67%) Operations Management
2 8 (66.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 8 (66.67%) F5
2 8 (66.67%) Juniper
2 8 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 8 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft