The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Horsham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 38 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 0.81% 4.55% 5.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 23.33% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
MPLS
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Horsham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Horsham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 14.52% 19.48% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 23
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Horsham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Horsham

MPLS
Salary Trend in Horsham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Horsham region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Horsham

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) L2TP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) CCIP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) CCDP
4 2 (28.57%) CCSP
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) PPP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Broadband
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Presales

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Horsham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) Broadband
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) IPv4
3 2 (28.57%) L2TP
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) PPP
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) VPLS
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) xDSL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Support
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Presales Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) Presales Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Senior IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) WAN Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCIE
3 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCDP
4 2 (28.57%) CCIP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) CCSP
4 2 (28.57%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) F5
2 2 (28.57%) VMware