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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 42 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 4 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 2.05% 3.31% 3.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 15.69% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £37,250 £56,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.07% +25.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.40%
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
20 51 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Horsham 10.26% 21.07% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 9
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £72,000
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
Salary Histogram in Horsham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Horsham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Horsham

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Horsham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (77.78%) CCNP
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) BT
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
4 5 (55.56%) ADSL
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) CCIE
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (22.22%) Line Management
7 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 1 (11.11%) 4G
7 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (11.11%) VPLS
7 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Horsham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (77.78%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
4 5 (55.56%) ADSL
4 5 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (11.11%) 4G
6 1 (11.11%) VPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) ISDN
6 1 (11.11%) WLAN
6 1 (11.11%) 3G
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (77.78%) CCNP
3 3 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) CCIE
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) BT
3 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec