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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 297 348 338
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -10
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 398 356 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.01% 0.80% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.33% 5.11% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 359 316 392
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
MPLS
England

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
6289 6964 7873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.92% 15.66% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5402 5893 6525
Median salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 2016.

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 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
City of London +65 74 £52,500 +10.52% 7
Hounslow +17 8 £45,000 -14.28%
Feltham +7 7 £52,500 +40.00%
Croydon +5 5 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Drayton - 4 £37,500 - 1
Hillingdon - 3 £57,500 -
Wimbledon -11 2 - -
Sidcup - 2 £53,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £45,000 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 525 (67.05%) Cisco
2 399 (50.96%) Firewall
3 378 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
4 373 (47.64%) BGP
5 370 (47.25%) WAN
6 349 (44.57%) VPN
7 301 (38.44%) CCNP
8 295 (37.68%) LAN
9 282 (36.02%) OSPF
10 210 (26.82%) CCNA
11 206 (26.31%) Juniper
12 201 (25.67%) CheckPoint
13 192 (24.52%) Wireless
14 188 (24.01%) EIGRP
15 168 (21.46%) Telecoms
16 167 (21.33%) VoIP
17 166 (21.20%) Cisco ASA
18 164 (20.95%) Finance
19 159 (20.31%) DNS
20 151 (19.28%) Windows
21 150 (19.16%) Network Security
22 148 (18.90%) Cisco Nexus
23 146 (18.65%) VMware
24 145 (18.52%) ITIL
25 144 (18.39%) TCP/IP
26 133 (16.99%) Data Centre
27 132 (16.86%) F5
28 131 (16.73%) Ethernet
29 117 (14.94%) Linux
30 114 (14.56%) VPLS

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 44 (5.62%) Skype for Business
2 38 (4.85%) MS Exchange
3 22 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (2.30%) IIS
5 17 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.40%) OpenStack
8 7 (0.89%) Apache
9 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.13%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.66%) MS Office
3 7 (0.89%) MS Project
4 5 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.92%) Office 365
4 10 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.15%) IaaS
6 7 (0.89%) SaaS
7 6 (0.77%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (0.51%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.51%) Yammer
9 3 (0.38%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.38%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.26%) PaaS
11 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 399 (50.96%) Firewall
2 373 (47.64%) BGP
3 370 (47.25%) WAN
4 349 (44.57%) VPN
5 295 (37.68%) LAN
6 282 (36.02%) OSPF
7 192 (24.52%) Wireless
8 188 (24.01%) EIGRP
9 167 (21.33%) VoIP
10 166 (21.20%) Cisco ASA
11 159 (20.31%) DNS
12 150 (19.16%) Network Security
13 148 (18.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 144 (18.39%) TCP/IP
15 131 (16.73%) Ethernet
16 114 (14.56%) VPLS
17 112 (14.30%) DHCP
18 100 (12.77%) HSRP
19 99 (12.64%) IPsec
20 93 (11.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.64%) MySQL
3 4 (0.51%) Redis
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.13%) Big Data
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 168 (21.46%) Telecoms
2 164 (20.95%) Finance
3 38 (4.85%) Banking
4 36 (4.60%) Retail
5 20 (2.55%) Games
5 20 (2.55%) Law
6 18 (2.30%) Advertising
7 13 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.53%) Legal
9 11 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.28%) Publishing
11 9 (1.15%) Billing
12 6 (0.77%) Marketing
13 5 (0.64%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.51%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.38%) Back Office
15 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.26%) French Language
16 2 (0.26%) Mandarin Language
17 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 373 (47.64%) Network Engineer
2 117 (14.94%) Cisco Engineer
3 114 (14.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 101 (12.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 71 (9.07%) Security Engineer
6 65 (8.30%) Analyst
7 62 (7.92%) Network Security Engineer
8 60 (7.66%) Network Support
9 56 (7.15%) Consultant
10 49 (6.26%) Support Engineer
11 43 (5.49%) Juniper Engineer
11 43 (5.49%) Network Analyst
12 39 (4.98%) Network Support Engineer
13 35 (4.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 35 (4.47%) Network Consultant
14 32 (4.09%) Architect
14 32 (4.09%) IP Network Engineer
15 30 (3.83%) Presales Consultant
16 29 (3.70%) IP Engineer
17 27 (3.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (8.17%) 802.1X
2 13 (1.66%) XMPP
3 6 (0.77%) COM
4 4 (0.51%) beanstalkd
4 4 (0.51%) LAMP
4 4 (0.51%) OpenDaylight
5 3 (0.38%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (0.26%) WAP
7 1 (0.13%) CSS
7 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.13%) REST
7 1 (0.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 133 (16.99%) Data Centre
2 64 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 24 (3.07%) Over-the-Top Content
5 21 (2.68%) Hedge funds
6 20 (2.55%) Video Conferencing
7 18 (2.30%) IPTV
8 15 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.79%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.66%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.15%) Replication
12 8 (1.02%) Equities
12 8 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
13 7 (0.89%) Fixed Income
13 7 (0.89%) Statistics
14 6 (0.77%) iPhone
14 6 (0.77%) Physics
14 6 (0.77%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.77%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 151 (19.28%) Windows
2 117 (14.94%) Linux
3 92 (11.75%) Windows Server
4 62 (7.92%) Unix
5 41 (5.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (5.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (1.28%) Android
7 10 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.02%) Debian
9 7 (0.89%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.89%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.51%) CatOS
10 4 (0.51%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.38%) Solaris
11 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.38%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (18.52%) ITIL
2 96 (12.26%) Network Design
3 84 (10.73%) Load Balancing
4 71 (9.07%) Presales
5 62 (7.92%) Network Management
6 48 (6.13%) Project Management
7 44 (5.62%) Change Management
8 41 (5.24%) Network Architecture
9 40 (5.11%) Low Latency
9 40 (5.11%) Network Monitoring
9 40 (5.11%) Service Delivery
10 37 (4.73%) High Availability
11 31 (3.96%) Service Management
12 25 (3.19%) Kalman Filter
12 25 (3.19%) Problem Management
13 24 (3.07%) SIEM
13 24 (3.07%) WAN Optimisation
14 23 (2.94%) Change Control
14 23 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
14 23 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.24%) Python
2 33 (4.21%) Bash Shell
2 33 (4.21%) SQL
3 26 (3.32%) Perl
4 11 (1.40%) Tcl
5 8 (1.02%) C
6 7 (0.89%) PHP
6 7 (0.89%) PowerShell
6 7 (0.89%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.64%) Ruby
8 3 (0.38%) Java
9 2 (0.26%) Korn
10 1 (0.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 378 (48.28%) Cisco Certification
2 301 (38.44%) CCNP
3 210 (26.82%) CCNA
4 93 (11.88%) Degree
5 83 (10.60%) CCIE
6 52 (6.64%) CCSA
7 44 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 32 (4.09%) JNCIA
9 28 (3.58%) MCSA
10 27 (3.45%) JNCIP
11 26 (3.32%) CCDP
12 25 (3.19%) CCSE
12 25 (3.19%) CCSP
12 25 (3.19%) MCSE
13 24 (3.07%) CISSP
13 24 (3.07%) Security Cleared
14 22 (2.81%) SC Cleared
14 22 (2.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 20 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
15 20 (2.55%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.60%) SLA
2 21 (2.68%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.38%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 96 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (7.66%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.32%) Hyper-V
4 23 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (2.04%) KVM
7 10 (1.28%) vCloud
7 10 (1.28%) vSphere
8 8 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.51%) NFS
10 4 (0.51%) XenApp
10 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.38%) Firmware
11 3 (0.38%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.38%) Xen
12 2 (0.26%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.13%) Snort
13 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (4.98%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (2.55%) FortiGate
3 17 (2.17%) Nagios
4 11 (1.40%) SolarWinds Orion
5 10 (1.28%) ITRS Geneos
5 10 (1.28%) SCCM
6 8 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
6 8 (1.02%) Cacti
6 8 (1.02%) Cisco Prime
6 8 (1.02%) Puppet
7 7 (0.89%) WSUS
8 6 (0.77%) Ansible
8 6 (0.77%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (0.64%) SCOM
10 4 (0.51%) MOM
10 4 (0.51%) vRealize
11 3 (0.38%) Nessus
11 3 (0.38%) RSA enVision
12 2 (0.26%) Netcool
12 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 525 (67.05%) Cisco
2 206 (26.31%) Juniper
3 201 (25.67%) CheckPoint
4 146 (18.65%) VMware
5 132 (16.86%) F5
6 88 (11.24%) Microsoft
7 75 (9.58%) SolarWinds
8 69 (8.81%) Citrix
9 59 (7.54%) Palo Alto
10 43 (5.49%) Riverbed
11 42 (5.36%) Fortinet
12 36 (4.60%) HP
13 30 (3.83%) Mitel
14 26 (3.32%) Nokia
15 25 (3.19%) Avaya
16 23 (2.94%) Oracle
17 22 (2.81%) Blue Coat
17 22 (2.81%) EMC
18 21 (2.68%) SevOne
19 20 (2.55%) Meraki
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