The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
England / London
Rank 252 299 240
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -59
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 392 423 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.19% 1.03% 1.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.61% 6.51% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 322 330 498
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,575 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.20% +1.05%

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5153 6494 7510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.65% 15.81% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4330 5507 6293
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MPLS
Salary Trend in London

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

MPLS Salary Trend in London

MPLS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in London

MPLS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
City of London +23 51 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Hounslow -5 6 £47,500 -
Canary Wharf - 5 £70,000 -
Croydon +6 4 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Feltham +2 3 £40,000 -30.43%
Bromley - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £34,000 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £102,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £42,500 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 540 (72.00%) Cisco
2 484 (64.53%) BGP
3 424 (56.53%) Firewall
4 409 (54.53%) OSPF
5 395 (52.67%) Cisco Certification
6 351 (46.80%) VPN
7 343 (45.73%) WAN
8 336 (44.80%) CCNP
9 290 (38.67%) Juniper
10 252 (33.60%) LAN
10 252 (33.60%) Data Centre
11 209 (27.87%) Telecoms
12 175 (23.33%) Finance
13 169 (22.53%) Cisco ASA
14 168 (22.40%) EIGRP
15 166 (22.13%) Wireless
16 147 (19.60%) CCNA
17 146 (19.47%) F5
18 144 (19.20%) Cisco Nexus
18 144 (19.20%) Network Security
19 127 (16.93%) TCP/IP
20 119 (15.87%) CCIE
21 118 (15.73%) Linux
21 118 (15.73%) Palo Alto
22 116 (15.47%) VMware
23 114 (15.20%) Ethernet
23 114 (15.20%) Cisco IOS
24 112 (14.93%) CheckPoint
24 112 (14.93%) IPsec
25 110 (14.67%) DNS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 19 (2.53%) MS Exchange
2 14 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (1.73%) OpenStack
4 12 (1.60%) IIS
5 10 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 9 (1.20%) Apache
7 2 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.13%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 14 (1.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.60%) Office 365
4 9 (1.20%) SaaS
5 7 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (0.67%) IaaS
7 3 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.40%) G Suite
7 3 (0.40%) PaaS
7 3 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.27%) Akamai
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 484 (64.53%) BGP
2 424 (56.53%) Firewall
3 409 (54.53%) OSPF
4 351 (46.80%) VPN
5 343 (45.73%) WAN
6 252 (33.60%) LAN
7 169 (22.53%) Cisco ASA
8 168 (22.40%) EIGRP
9 166 (22.13%) Wireless
10 144 (19.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 144 (19.20%) Network Security
11 127 (16.93%) TCP/IP
12 114 (15.20%) Cisco IOS
12 114 (15.20%) Ethernet
13 112 (14.93%) IPsec
14 110 (14.67%) DNS
15 106 (14.13%) VPLS
16 101 (13.47%) VoIP
17 92 (12.27%) DHCP
18 91 (12.13%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.47%) MySQL
2 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 10 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 209 (27.87%) Telecoms
2 175 (23.33%) Finance
3 52 (6.93%) Banking
4 24 (3.20%) Investment Banking
5 22 (2.93%) Financial Institution
5 22 (2.93%) Retail
6 14 (1.87%) Games
6 14 (1.87%) Marketing
6 14 (1.87%) Online Betting
7 12 (1.60%) French Language
8 11 (1.47%) Law
9 10 (1.33%) Legal
10 9 (1.20%) Italian Language
11 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.67%) Electronics
13 4 (0.53%) Brand Awareness
13 4 (0.53%) Front Office
14 2 (0.27%) Back Office
14 2 (0.27%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 389 (51.87%) Network Engineer
2 112 (14.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 100 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
4 99 (13.20%) Cisco Engineer
5 86 (11.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 67 (8.93%) Architect
7 49 (6.53%) Consultant
8 39 (5.20%) Network Architect
9 37 (4.93%) Network Support
9 37 (4.93%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 36 (4.80%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 34 (4.53%) IP Network Engineer
12 30 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
12 30 (4.00%) Security Engineer
13 29 (3.87%) Network Security Engineer
13 29 (3.87%) Support Engineer
14 28 (3.73%) IP Engineer
15 27 (3.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 27 (3.60%) Network Consultant
15 27 (3.60%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.73%) 802.1X
2 4 (0.53%) CSS
2 4 (0.53%) LAMP
3 3 (0.40%) REST
4 2 (0.27%) RFC 2544
4 2 (0.27%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (0.13%) .NET
5 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.13%) HTML
5 1 (0.13%) HTML5
5 1 (0.13%) Middleware
5 1 (0.13%) Web Services
5 1 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 252 (33.60%) Data Centre
2 67 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.27%) Computer Science
3 32 (4.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 22 (2.93%) Clustering
5 15 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 14 (1.87%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (1.33%) PKI
8 7 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.67%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.53%) Streaming Video
11 3 (0.40%) Derivative
11 3 (0.40%) Eurex
11 3 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.40%) IPTV
11 3 (0.40%) MPEG
11 3 (0.40%) Replication
11 3 (0.40%) User Experience
12 2 (0.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 118 (15.73%) Linux
2 89 (11.87%) Windows
3 64 (8.53%) Unix
4 56 (7.47%) Windows Server
5 27 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (2.13%) Ubuntu
8 13 (1.73%) Debian
9 10 (1.33%) Solaris
10 9 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.07%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.53%) CentOS
13 4 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.27%) CatOS
14 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (14.67%) Network Design
2 83 (11.07%) Presales
3 70 (9.33%) ITIL
4 62 (8.27%) Load Balancing
5 49 (6.53%) Network Monitoring
6 48 (6.40%) Change Management
7 47 (6.27%) High Availability
8 46 (6.13%) Network Management
9 37 (4.93%) Low Latency
10 35 (4.67%) Network Architecture
11 28 (3.73%) Incident Management
11 28 (3.73%) Project Management
12 25 (3.33%) DDoS Mitigation
12 25 (3.33%) E-Commerce
13 22 (2.93%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (2.93%) Business Continuity
13 22 (2.93%) Business Development
14 21 (2.80%) Kalman Filter
15 20 (2.67%) Data Security
15 20 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (5.07%) Python
2 26 (3.47%) Bash Shell
3 22 (2.93%) Perl
4 21 (2.80%) SQL
5 6 (0.80%) PowerShell
6 5 (0.67%) C
6 5 (0.67%) Tcl
7 3 (0.40%) PHP
8 2 (0.27%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 395 (52.67%) Cisco Certification
2 336 (44.80%) CCNP
3 147 (19.60%) CCNA
4 119 (15.87%) CCIE
5 77 (10.27%) Degree
6 69 (9.20%) JNCIA
7 65 (8.67%) JNCIP
8 40 (5.33%) JNCIS
9 29 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (3.47%) MCSE
11 22 (2.93%) CCDP
12 19 (2.53%) CCIP
13 15 (2.00%) CISSP
14 13 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (1.60%) CCSA
15 12 (1.60%) CISM
16 10 (1.33%) CCSE
17 9 (1.20%) Security Cleared
18 7 (0.93%) CCNP Voice
18 7 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.87%) SLA
2 18 (2.40%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (0.93%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.53%) ISO 14000
6 4 (0.53%) NEBOSH
7 2 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 84 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (5.87%) Active Directory
3 31 (4.13%) Hyper-V
4 30 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 9 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (1.07%) vSphere
6 8 (1.07%) XenServer
7 7 (0.93%) Firmware
8 6 (0.80%) KVM
9 5 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.67%) Xen
10 4 (0.53%) NFS
11 3 (0.40%) GlusterFS
11 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (4.13%) Nagios
2 25 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
3 19 (2.53%) Ansible
3 19 (2.53%) Cacti
4 18 (2.40%) Puppet
5 15 (2.00%) Cisco CME
5 15 (2.00%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (1.47%) FortiGate
7 10 (1.33%) Endace
8 9 (1.20%) HAProxy
9 8 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
10 7 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (0.80%) Nessus
11 6 (0.80%) OpenView
12 5 (0.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 5 (0.67%) Netcool
12 5 (0.67%) SCCM
13 4 (0.53%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (0.53%) OpenNMS
14 3 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 540 (72.00%) Cisco
2 290 (38.67%) Juniper
3 146 (19.47%) F5
4 118 (15.73%) Palo Alto
5 116 (15.47%) VMware
6 112 (14.93%) CheckPoint
7 90 (12.00%) SolarWinds
8 60 (8.00%) Arista
9 47 (6.27%) Fortinet
10 44 (5.87%) HP
11 42 (5.60%) Microsoft
12 40 (5.33%) Riverbed
13 28 (3.73%) Meraki
14 24 (3.20%) Avaya
15 22 (2.93%) Citrix
16 21 (2.80%) NetApp
17 19 (2.53%) Splunk
17 19 (2.53%) WatchGuard
18 17 (2.27%) Brocade
18 17 (2.27%) Mitel
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