The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 55 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.03% 0.81% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 3.16% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £53,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
MPLS
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
92 158 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.65% 25.48% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 90 137 111
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MPLS
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

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Guildford

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 6 (75.00%) VPN
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) OpenView
4 2 (25.00%) VRRP
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) HSRP

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) HSRP
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) MRTG
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) SNMP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) VRRP
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) LDAP
5 1 (12.50%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Presales Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Presales Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (25.00%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Network Management
1 2 (25.00%) OWASP
1 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) SIEM
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) VMware