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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 68 101 95
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 16 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.64% 0.091% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.21% 0.53% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 7
Median salary £56,250 £40,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,950 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £40,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.05% -
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
222 190 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.72% 17.30% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 190 180 199
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 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 29 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 - 8 - - 1
Maidstone +11 1 £85,000 +112.50%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 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 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (92.86%) WAN
3 22 (78.57%) LAN
4 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (60.71%) Firewall
5 17 (60.71%) CCNP
6 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
7 13 (46.43%) IPsec
8 11 (39.29%) Wireless
8 11 (39.29%) CCNA
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 9 (32.14%) HP
10 9 (32.14%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (32.14%) QSIG
10 9 (32.14%) Network Design
10 9 (32.14%) Meraki
11 8 (28.57%) 802.1X
11 8 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (28.57%) Mitel
11 8 (28.57%) IP Telephony
11 8 (28.57%) Network Security
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (28.57%) SAN
11 8 (28.57%) 802.11
11 8 (28.57%) VMware
11 8 (28.57%) DPNSS
11 8 (28.57%) DHCP
11 8 (28.57%) SNMP
11 8 (28.57%) DNS

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 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) WAN
2 22 (78.57%) LAN
3 17 (60.71%) Firewall
4 13 (46.43%) IPsec
5 11 (39.29%) Wireless
6 9 (32.14%) QSIG
6 9 (32.14%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (28.57%) 802.11
7 8 (28.57%) DHCP
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
7 8 (28.57%) DPNSS
7 8 (28.57%) IP Telephony
7 8 (28.57%) Network Security
7 8 (28.57%) SAN
7 8 (28.57%) SNMP
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (25.00%) OSPF
8 7 (25.00%) VPN
9 6 (21.43%) IPv4
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) French Language
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Architect
3 8 (28.57%) Network Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Network Support
4 6 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) iPad
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Service Design
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (60.71%) CCNP
3 11 (39.29%) CCNA
4 7 (25.00%) CCDA
4 7 (25.00%) CCDP
4 7 (25.00%) CCIE
4 7 (25.00%) CCSA
4 7 (25.00%) CCSE
5 6 (21.43%) CCSP
6 3 (10.71%) JNCIA
7 2 (7.14%) JNCIE
7 2 (7.14%) JNCIP
7 2 (7.14%) JNCIS
8 1 (3.57%) CISSP
8 1 (3.57%) CNA
8 1 (3.57%) Novell Certification
8 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 8 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (53.57%) CheckPoint
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) Meraki
5 8 (28.57%) Mitel
5 8 (28.57%) VMware
6 7 (25.00%) F5
6 7 (25.00%) Palo Alto
7 4 (14.29%) Juniper
8 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (3.57%) Avaya
9 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
9 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.57%) SAP
9 1 (3.57%) Siemens
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago