The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 79 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 9 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 0.091% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.08% 0.47% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.39%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 212 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.46% 19.24% 20.65%
Number of salaries quoted 140 200 216
Median salary £40,000 £32,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% -18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MPLS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Kent

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Kent

MPLS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford 0 4 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £75,000 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) WAN
3 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (65.00%) LAN
4 13 (65.00%) Firewall
5 12 (60.00%) CCNP
6 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
7 10 (50.00%) CCNA
8 9 (45.00%) IPsec
9 8 (40.00%) OSPF
9 8 (40.00%) VPN
9 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
10 7 (35.00%) F5
10 7 (35.00%) CCSE
10 7 (35.00%) CCDA
10 7 (35.00%) CCDP
10 7 (35.00%) CCIE
10 7 (35.00%) Wireless
10 7 (35.00%) CCSA
11 6 (30.00%) IPv4
11 6 (30.00%) CCSP
11 6 (30.00%) iPad
12 5 (25.00%) Network Design
12 5 (25.00%) Juniper
12 5 (25.00%) HP
12 5 (25.00%) DNS
12 5 (25.00%) SSL
12 5 (25.00%) VMware

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) WAN
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) IPsec
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (40.00%) OSPF
4 8 (40.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 6 (30.00%) IPv4
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) SSL
8 4 (20.00%) 802.11
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) DPNSS
8 4 (20.00%) Network Security
8 4 (20.00%) QSIG
8 4 (20.00%) SAN
8 4 (20.00%) SNMP
8 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Network Architect
5 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Design Architect
6 3 (15.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Network Support
6 3 (15.00%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Security Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Security Support Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) iPad
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) CCNP
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
4 7 (35.00%) CCDA
4 7 (35.00%) CCDP
4 7 (35.00%) CCIE
4 7 (35.00%) CCSA
4 7 (35.00%) CCSE
5 6 (30.00%) CCSP
6 3 (15.00%) JNCIA
7 2 (10.00%) JNCIE
7 2 (10.00%) JNCIP
7 2 (10.00%) JNCIS
8 1 (5.00%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (5.00%) CISSP
8 1 (5.00%) CNA
8 1 (5.00%) Novell Certification
8 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (35.00%) F5
3 7 (35.00%) Palo Alto
4 5 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Meraki
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Mitel
6 2 (10.00%) Avaya
6 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (10.00%) Verint
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) Siemens
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago