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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 55 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 3 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.76% 0.63% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.68% 2.47% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 10
Median salary £46,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.85% -24.32%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
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
112 162 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 28.50% 25.55% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 103 143 132
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 August 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Guildford

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) HP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds
3 6 (66.67%) Presales
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) SNMP
3 6 (66.67%) CCNA
3 6 (66.67%) OpenView
3 6 (66.67%) Network Management
3 6 (66.67%) MRTG
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) OWASP
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security

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 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 6 (66.67%) MRTG
2 6 (66.67%) SNMP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Presales Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Juniper Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Network Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Presales Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Network Management
1 6 (66.67%) Presales
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) OWASP
2 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) CCNP
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (66.67%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) SolarWinds