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

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 45 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.34% 0.35% 0.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.50% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
48 133 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 16.27% 23.21% 22.97%
Number of salaries quoted 46 102 123
Median salary £27,500 £41,820 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.24% -7.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (50.00%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) HSRP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VRRP
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 2 (50.00%) Machine to Machine
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) OWASP
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware