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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 325 321 377
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +56
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 377 420 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.90% 0.94% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 5.45% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 314 361 302
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.21% +14.11%
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
6675 7709 7819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.87% 17.24% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5705 6454 6437
Median salary £52,500 £50,001 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.99% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +16 95 £50,000 -9.09% 14
Feltham - 9 £57,500 -
Wembley +5 4 £33,250 -11.33%
Croydon -7 3 £50,000 -9.09%
Hillingdon - 3 £57,500 -
Hounslow -3 2 - -
Uxbridge +3 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Brentford - 1 £34,500 -
MPLS
England

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 600 (73.80%) Cisco
2 455 (55.97%) Firewall
3 419 (51.54%) WAN
4 410 (50.43%) BGP
5 409 (50.31%) Cisco Certification
6 402 (49.45%) VPN
7 344 (42.31%) LAN
8 342 (42.07%) OSPF
9 312 (38.38%) CCNP
10 233 (28.66%) Juniper
11 215 (26.45%) Telecoms
12 208 (25.58%) Wireless
13 194 (23.86%) Finance
14 193 (23.74%) EIGRP
15 190 (23.37%) Network Security
16 187 (23.00%) Cisco ASA
17 180 (22.14%) Windows
18 178 (21.89%) CCNA
18 178 (21.89%) Data Centre
19 176 (21.65%) TCP/IP
20 175 (21.53%) ITIL
21 172 (21.16%) VoIP
22 162 (19.93%) CheckPoint
23 153 (18.82%) F5
24 152 (18.70%) Cisco Nexus
25 149 (18.33%) DNS
26 148 (18.20%) IPsec
27 137 (16.85%) VMware
28 125 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
29 124 (15.25%) Microsoft

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 68 (8.36%) Skype for Business
2 44 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 43 (5.29%) MS Exchange
4 27 (3.32%) IIS
5 19 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.74%) Apache
8 5 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.49%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.12%) CloudStack
Applications
1 51 (6.27%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.21%) MS Office
3 9 (1.11%) MS Project
4 7 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 19 (2.34%) Yammer
4 15 (1.85%) IaaS
5 13 (1.60%) Office 365
6 12 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.98%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.62%) SaaS
10 2 (0.25%) PaaS
11 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 455 (55.97%) Firewall
2 419 (51.54%) WAN
3 410 (50.43%) BGP
4 402 (49.45%) VPN
5 344 (42.31%) LAN
6 342 (42.07%) OSPF
7 208 (25.58%) Wireless
8 193 (23.74%) EIGRP
9 190 (23.37%) Network Security
10 187 (23.00%) Cisco ASA
11 176 (21.65%) TCP/IP
12 172 (21.16%) VoIP
13 152 (18.70%) Cisco Nexus
14 149 (18.33%) DNS
15 148 (18.20%) IPsec
16 125 (15.38%) Cisco IOS
17 123 (15.13%) Ethernet
18 117 (14.39%) VPLS
19 103 (12.67%) DHCP
19 103 (12.67%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (4.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.11%) Couchbase
4 9 (1.11%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.62%) MySQL
6 4 (0.49%) Redis
7 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 215 (26.45%) Telecoms
2 194 (23.86%) Finance
3 46 (5.66%) Banking
4 32 (3.94%) Retail
5 16 (1.97%) Games
6 15 (1.85%) Advertising
6 15 (1.85%) Marketing
7 13 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 13 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.35%) Law
8 11 (1.35%) Online Betting
9 9 (1.11%) Electronics
9 9 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.98%) Billing
10 8 (0.98%) Legal
11 5 (0.62%) Publishing
12 4 (0.49%) Japanese Language
13 3 (0.37%) Back Office
13 3 (0.37%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.25%) French Language
Job Titles
1 410 (50.43%) Network Engineer
2 128 (15.74%) Cisco Engineer
3 119 (14.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 106 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
5 85 (10.46%) Security Engineer
6 76 (9.35%) Network Security Engineer
7 71 (8.73%) Network Support
8 61 (7.50%) Support Engineer
9 53 (6.52%) Analyst
10 49 (6.03%) Network Support Engineer
11 48 (5.90%) Consultant
11 48 (5.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 42 (5.17%) Architect
13 40 (4.92%) Network Manager
14 33 (4.06%) Firewall Engineer
14 33 (4.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 33 (4.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
15 32 (3.94%) NOC Engineer
16 31 (3.81%) Juniper Engineer
17 29 (3.57%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.03%) 802.1X
2 35 (4.31%) XMPP
3 6 (0.74%) COM
4 5 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (0.49%) beanstalkd
5 4 (0.49%) LAMP
6 3 (0.37%) Ultra Messaging
7 2 (0.25%) OpenDaylight
7 2 (0.25%) WAP
8 1 (0.12%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 178 (21.89%) Data Centre
2 59 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (6.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 32 (3.94%) Statistics
5 28 (3.44%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.20%) Over-the-Top Content
7 22 (2.71%) IPTV
7 22 (2.71%) Visualisation
8 21 (2.58%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.97%) iPad
9 16 (1.97%) IVR
10 13 (1.60%) Equities
11 12 (1.48%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.11%) Clustering
14 7 (0.86%) Video on Demand
15 6 (0.74%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.62%) Hedge funds
16 5 (0.62%) Replication
16 5 (0.62%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 180 (22.14%) Windows
2 124 (15.25%) Linux
3 121 (14.88%) Windows Server
4 63 (7.75%) Unix
5 54 (6.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (2.95%) Android
9 23 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (1.23%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.49%) Debian
11 4 (0.49%) Solaris
12 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.37%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.25%) CatOS
13 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (21.53%) ITIL
2 104 (12.79%) Network Design
3 94 (11.56%) Load Balancing
4 66 (8.12%) Presales
5 64 (7.87%) Service Management
6 61 (7.50%) Network Management
7 52 (6.40%) Project Management
8 51 (6.27%) Service Delivery
9 48 (5.90%) Network Monitoring
10 45 (5.54%) Change Management
11 36 (4.43%) DDoS Mitigation
11 36 (4.43%) E-Commerce
12 34 (4.18%) PRINCE2
13 30 (3.69%) High Availability
14 29 (3.57%) Incident Management
14 29 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
15 27 (3.32%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (3.20%) Root Cause Analysis
17 24 (2.95%) Network Architecture
17 24 (2.95%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (5.66%) SQL
2 30 (3.69%) Python
3 27 (3.32%) Bash Shell
4 19 (2.34%) Perl
5 15 (1.85%) C
6 10 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 8 (0.98%) Ruby
8 7 (0.86%) Java
9 6 (0.74%) PHP
9 6 (0.74%) VB
10 2 (0.25%) Tcl
11 1 (0.12%) Korn
11 1 (0.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 409 (50.31%) Cisco Certification
2 312 (38.38%) CCNP
3 178 (21.89%) CCNA
4 114 (14.02%) CCIE
5 86 (10.58%) Degree
6 67 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 57 (7.01%) MCSE
8 48 (5.90%) CCDP
9 37 (4.55%) JNCIA
10 34 (4.18%) CCSA
10 34 (4.18%) ITIL Certification
11 33 (4.06%) CCIP
12 32 (3.94%) CISSP
13 29 (3.57%) Security Cleared
14 28 (3.44%) SC Cleared
15 27 (3.32%) CCSP
15 27 (3.32%) MCSA
15 27 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 25 (3.08%) JNCIP
17 23 (2.83%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.03%) SLA
2 29 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (3.44%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.86%) JSP 440
5 6 (0.74%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.49%) QA
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
System Software
1 104 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 95 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 24 (2.95%) vSphere
4 16 (1.97%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.23%) vCloud
5 10 (1.23%) XenApp
5 10 (1.23%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (0.74%) KVM
7 6 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.37%) NFS
8 3 (0.37%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.25%) Firmware
9 2 (0.25%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.25%) Xen
10 1 (0.12%) GPFS
10 1 (0.12%) Snort
10 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 41 (5.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 26 (3.20%) FortiGate
3 19 (2.34%) Nagios
3 19 (2.34%) SCCM
3 19 (2.34%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (1.11%) CiscoWorks
5 7 (0.86%) Cacti
5 7 (0.86%) ITRS Geneos
5 7 (0.86%) WSUS
6 6 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.62%) Puppet
8 4 (0.49%) Nessus
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco LMS
9 3 (0.37%) OpenView
9 3 (0.37%) RSA enVision
9 3 (0.37%) vMotion
9 3 (0.37%) vRealize
10 2 (0.25%) Ansible
10 2 (0.25%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 600 (73.80%) Cisco
2 233 (28.66%) Juniper
3 162 (19.93%) CheckPoint
4 153 (18.82%) F5
5 137 (16.85%) VMware
6 124 (15.25%) Microsoft
7 80 (9.84%) Palo Alto
8 76 (9.35%) SolarWinds
9 74 (9.10%) Citrix
10 49 (6.03%) Fortinet
11 47 (5.78%) Riverbed
12 36 (4.43%) HP
13 32 (3.94%) Dell
14 28 (3.44%) EMC
15 25 (3.08%) Oracle
16 24 (2.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 24 (2.95%) Blue Coat
16 24 (2.95%) NetApp
17 21 (2.58%) Avaya
18 18 (2.21%) Red Hat
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