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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 67 75 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.71% 1.13% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.36% 5.77% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 9
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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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
149 156 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.29% 19.57% 22.29%
Number of salaries quoted 141 135 128
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

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 31 March 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Guildford

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (70.00%) Juniper
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (30.00%) Moq
5 3 (30.00%) Network Management
5 3 (30.00%) MRTG
5 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) Delphi
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) OpenView
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate

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Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) MRTG
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (30.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Account Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) SOA
2 3 (30.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Delphi
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) HP