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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 66 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.82% 1.18% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.24% 6.43% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
118 140 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 19.38% 18.32% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 108 117 122
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Guildford

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) BGP
3 12 (75.00%) CCNA
3 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
5 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) ADSL
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 6 (37.50%) OSPF
6 6 (37.50%) CentOS
6 6 (37.50%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) IPsec
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Perl
7 4 (25.00%) PHP
7 4 (25.00%) MySQL
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Dell
7 4 (25.00%) CCNP
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (25.00%) VLAN
7 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (25.00%) Zend
7 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (12.50%) vCloud
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (12.50%) HSRP
8 2 (12.50%) Coaching
8 2 (12.50%) MRTG

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) BGP
2 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) ADSL
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) IPsec
4 6 (37.50%) OSPF
5 4 (25.00%) VLAN
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) MRTG
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (12.50%) HSRP
6 2 (12.50%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) VRRP
6 2 (12.50%) SSL
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Network Support
1 8 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Account Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Account Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
2 2 (12.50%) Coaching
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCNA
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (12.50%) vCloud
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Zend
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds