The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 60 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.55% 0.79% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.04% 3.42% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,500 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
147 146 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 26.82% 23.17% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 105 126 112
Average salary £40,700 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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Salary Trend in Guildford

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) F5
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing MPLS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MPLS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) CTI
4 1 (14.29%) DPNSS
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
4 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
4 1 (14.29%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) ISDN
4 1 (14.29%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) PBX
4 1 (14.29%) Q.931
4 1 (14.29%) RTP
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) JTAPI
2 1 (14.29%) RFC 2833
2 1 (14.29%) TAPI
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (14.29%) Verint
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