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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 3.07% 4.76% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 24.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -
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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
27 33 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 16.56% 19.64% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Horsham

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 8 (88.89%) WAN
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) BT
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) CCIP
5 2 (22.22%) CCSP
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) L2TP
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) PPP
5 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) IPv4
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) L2TP
5 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
5 2 (22.22%) PPP
5 2 (22.22%) ADSL
5 2 (22.22%) Broadband
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Network Support
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
5 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) CCIE
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCIP
4 2 (22.22%) CCSP
4 2 (22.22%) JNCIA
5 1 (11.11%) CCDP
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) BT
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Symantec