The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 289 252 396
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +144
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 432 511 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.05% 1.25% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.65% 7.10% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 336 452 232
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
6498 7193 6845
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.82% 17.57% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5522 6066 5530
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

MPLS Salary Histogram in London

MPLS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -23 78 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Hounslow 0 8 - -
Croydon -14 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Hammersmith - 4 - -
Feltham - 3 £57,500 -
Chessington - 1 £24,500 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 668 (76.17%) Cisco
2 484 (55.19%) Firewall
3 457 (52.11%) Cisco Certification
4 450 (51.31%) BGP
5 434 (49.49%) WAN
6 420 (47.89%) VPN
7 364 (41.51%) OSPF
8 336 (38.31%) LAN
9 307 (35.01%) Telecoms
10 301 (34.32%) CCNP
11 268 (30.56%) Juniper
12 240 (27.37%) Data Centre
13 226 (25.77%) Windows
14 224 (25.54%) Finance
15 221 (25.20%) TCP/IP
16 191 (21.78%) VoIP
16 191 (21.78%) Cisco ASA
17 189 (21.55%) Network Security
18 183 (20.87%) Linux
19 182 (20.75%) Wireless
20 176 (20.07%) CCNA
21 173 (19.73%) VMware
22 172 (19.61%) ITIL
23 168 (19.16%) Microsoft
24 163 (18.59%) EIGRP
25 153 (17.45%) Cisco IOS
26 150 (17.10%) Cisco Nexus
27 149 (16.99%) IPsec
28 148 (16.88%) VPLS
29 142 (16.19%) DNS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 62 (7.07%) MS Exchange
2 51 (5.82%) Lync
3 47 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 28 (3.19%) IIS
5 22 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (1.03%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.46%) CloudStack
10 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.23%) SAS
11 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 70 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 53 (6.04%) MS Office
3 31 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.60%) MS Project
5 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.02%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 18 (2.05%) Yammer
4 15 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.25%) Mimecast
6 10 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.14%) Office 365
6 10 (1.14%) SoftLayer
7 9 (1.03%) IaaS
8 5 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 484 (55.19%) Firewall
2 450 (51.31%) BGP
3 434 (49.49%) WAN
4 420 (47.89%) VPN
5 364 (41.51%) OSPF
6 336 (38.31%) LAN
7 221 (25.20%) TCP/IP
8 191 (21.78%) Cisco ASA
8 191 (21.78%) VoIP
9 189 (21.55%) Network Security
10 182 (20.75%) Wireless
11 163 (18.59%) EIGRP
12 153 (17.45%) Cisco IOS
13 150 (17.10%) Cisco Nexus
14 149 (16.99%) IPsec
15 148 (16.88%) VPLS
16 142 (16.19%) DNS
17 119 (13.57%) VLAN
18 118 (13.45%) Internet
19 115 (13.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.03%) Couchbase
4 9 (1.03%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.03%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.34%) Big Data
7 2 (0.23%) MySQL
8 1 (0.11%) Sybase ASA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 307 (35.01%) Telecoms
2 224 (25.54%) Finance
3 54 (6.16%) Banking
4 41 (4.68%) Retail
5 35 (3.99%) Marketing
6 32 (3.65%) Legal
7 21 (2.39%) German Language
8 20 (2.28%) Investment Banking
9 19 (2.17%) Italian Language
9 19 (2.17%) Spanish Language
10 18 (2.05%) Financial Institution
10 18 (2.05%) Online Betting
11 15 (1.71%) Manufacturing
12 14 (1.60%) Advertising
13 13 (1.48%) Games
14 12 (1.37%) Electronics
14 12 (1.37%) Law
15 8 (0.91%) French Language
16 7 (0.80%) Billing
16 7 (0.80%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 428 (48.80%) Network Engineer
2 169 (19.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 144 (16.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 104 (11.86%) Senior Network Engineer
5 76 (8.67%) Support Engineer
6 72 (8.21%) Architect
7 66 (7.53%) Network Support
8 50 (5.70%) Firewall Engineer
8 50 (5.70%) Network Support Engineer
8 50 (5.70%) Security Engineer
9 49 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 48 (5.47%) Network Security Engineer
11 47 (5.36%) NOC Engineer
12 46 (5.25%) Network Architect
13 45 (5.13%) Network Manager
14 43 (4.90%) Analyst
15 41 (4.68%) Juniper Engineer
16 38 (4.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
16 38 (4.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
17 34 (3.88%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.31%) XMPP
2 16 (1.82%) 802.1X
3 6 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.34%) COM
4 3 (0.34%) Middleware
5 2 (0.23%) RFC 2547
6 1 (0.11%) Express
6 1 (0.11%) SOAP
6 1 (0.11%) VXML
6 1 (0.11%) Web Services
6 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 240 (27.37%) Data Centre
2 80 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 46 (5.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 35 (3.99%) Statistics
6 28 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.39%) Equities
8 19 (2.17%) Fixed Income
9 18 (2.05%) iPad
10 17 (1.94%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.71%) Over-the-Top Content
12 14 (1.60%) Clustering
12 14 (1.60%) IVR
13 13 (1.48%) IPTV
14 8 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
14 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
14 8 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (0.80%) PKI
15 7 (0.80%) Replication
15 7 (0.80%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 226 (25.77%) Windows
2 183 (20.87%) Linux
3 135 (15.39%) Windows Server
4 57 (6.50%) Unix
5 55 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (3.08%) Solaris
9 23 (2.62%) Android
10 21 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (2.28%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.34%) Debian
13 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.34%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.23%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.23%) CatOS
14 2 (0.23%) CentOS
14 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (19.61%) ITIL
2 119 (13.57%) Load Balancing
3 109 (12.43%) Network Design
4 76 (8.67%) Service Management
5 69 (7.87%) Project Management
6 66 (7.53%) Presales
7 59 (6.73%) Service Delivery
8 54 (6.16%) E-Commerce
8 54 (6.16%) Network Management
9 49 (5.59%) Change Management
10 41 (4.68%) Information Security
10 41 (4.68%) PRINCE2
11 40 (4.56%) Incident Management
11 40 (4.56%) Mentoring
12 38 (4.33%) High Availability
13 37 (4.22%) DDoS Mitigation
14 36 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
15 35 (3.99%) Security Management
16 34 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
17 31 (3.53%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 57 (6.50%) SQL
2 35 (3.99%) Python
3 28 (3.19%) Perl
4 22 (2.51%) Bash Shell
5 17 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 12 (1.37%) C
7 11 (1.25%) VB
8 8 (0.91%) Java
9 7 (0.80%) PHP
10 5 (0.57%) Ruby
10 5 (0.57%) Tcl
11 3 (0.34%) VBScript
12 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 457 (52.11%) Cisco Certification
2 301 (34.32%) CCNP
3 176 (20.07%) CCNA
4 118 (13.45%) CCIE
5 99 (11.29%) Degree
6 90 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 85 (9.69%) MCSE
8 43 (4.90%) CCIP
8 43 (4.90%) JNCIA
9 39 (4.45%) CCDP
9 39 (4.45%) JNCIS
10 34 (3.88%) CISSP
11 33 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 32 (3.65%) MCSA
13 31 (3.53%) MCP
14 28 (3.19%) CCSP
15 25 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (2.74%) CISM
17 22 (2.51%) JNCIP
18 15 (1.71%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (11.74%) SLA
2 39 (4.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (3.53%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.14%) QA
5 9 (1.03%) JSP 440
6 7 (0.80%) COBIT
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14000
System Software
1 130 (14.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 107 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 34 (3.88%) vSphere
4 20 (2.28%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (1.14%) XenApp
6 9 (1.03%) Docker
6 9 (1.03%) XenDesktop
6 9 (1.03%) XenServer
7 7 (0.80%) RHEV
8 5 (0.57%) KVM
8 5 (0.57%) Terminal Server
8 5 (0.57%) Xen
9 4 (0.46%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.34%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.34%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.11%) GPFS
12 1 (0.11%) vCloud
12 1 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (2.85%) Cisco CUCM
1 25 (2.85%) SCCM
2 22 (2.51%) SolarWinds Orion
3 21 (2.39%) Nagios
4 17 (1.94%) CiscoWorks
5 16 (1.82%) FortiGate
6 13 (1.48%) Cacti
7 11 (1.25%) OpenView
8 10 (1.14%) Iperf
9 8 (0.91%) Netcool
10 7 (0.80%) WSUS
11 6 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
12 4 (0.46%) SCOM
13 3 (0.34%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.34%) Cisco LMS
13 3 (0.34%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.34%) SCDPM
13 3 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 3 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 668 (76.17%) Cisco
2 268 (30.56%) Juniper
3 173 (19.73%) VMware
4 168 (19.16%) Microsoft
5 142 (16.19%) F5
6 122 (13.91%) CheckPoint
7 93 (10.60%) Palo Alto
8 67 (7.64%) Citrix
8 67 (7.64%) SolarWinds
9 54 (6.16%) HP
10 52 (5.93%) Riverbed
11 31 (3.53%) NetApp
12 30 (3.42%) Brocade
13 28 (3.19%) Red Hat
14 27 (3.08%) Dell
15 26 (2.96%) EMC
15 26 (2.96%) Fortinet
16 22 (2.51%) ServiceNow
17 21 (2.39%) Oracle
18 20 (2.28%) Infoblox
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