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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 68 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 11 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.52% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.87% 2.44% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +115.55%
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
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
226 164 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 31.13% 21.87% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 121 150 131
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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

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 1 May 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
2 11 (84.62%) OpenView
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) SNMP
2 11 (84.62%) SolarWinds
2 11 (84.62%) Network Management
2 11 (84.62%) MRTG
2 11 (84.62%) Presales
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) VMS
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ISDN
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) C++

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
2 11 (84.62%) MRTG
2 11 (84.62%) SNMP
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) CTI
5 1 (7.69%) DPNSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) ISDN
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) PBX
5 1 (7.69%) Q.931
5 1 (7.69%) RTP
5 1 (7.69%) SSH
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Presales Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Juniper Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Network Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Presales Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Presales Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JTAPI
1 1 (7.69%) RFC 2833
1 1 (7.69%) TAPI
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Network Management
1 11 (84.62%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Escalation Management
2 1 (7.69%) High Availability
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Building
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNA
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Verint