The first table below looks at the demand for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 196 132 137
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +5
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 22 85 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.41% 1.61% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 7.54% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 80 84
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £39,850 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £64,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
914 1127 1368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.20% 21.29% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 732 918 1157
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MPLS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Surrey

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Surrey

MPLS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -3 8 £37,500 -16.66%
Woking -4 3 £37,500 -43.60%
Dorking 0 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Staines -3 1 £47,500 -11.62%
Reigate -9 1 £47,500 -12.03%
Addlestone - 1 £31,500 -
Epsom - 1 £47,500 -
Esher - 1 £47,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £47,500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 32 (71.11%) Cisco
2 29 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (53.33%) VPN
3 24 (53.33%) BGP
4 23 (51.11%) OSPF
5 22 (48.89%) CCNP
5 22 (48.89%) WAN
6 20 (44.44%) LAN
7 15 (33.33%) SNMP
8 14 (31.11%) Ethernet
9 13 (28.89%) DNS
10 12 (26.67%) Firewall
10 12 (26.67%) Blue Coat
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
11 11 (24.44%) SAN
12 10 (22.22%) DHCP
12 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
13 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
13 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
13 8 (17.78%) CCNA
13 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
13 8 (17.78%) Nortel
13 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (15.56%) TippingPoint
14 7 (15.56%) SolarWinds
14 7 (15.56%) Network Management
14 7 (15.56%) F5
14 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (53.33%) VPN
1 24 (53.33%) BGP
2 23 (51.11%) OSPF
3 22 (48.89%) WAN
4 20 (44.44%) LAN
5 15 (33.33%) SNMP
6 14 (31.11%) Ethernet
7 13 (28.89%) DNS
8 12 (26.67%) Firewall
9 11 (24.44%) SAN
10 10 (22.22%) DHCP
10 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
11 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 7 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (15.56%) Internet
12 7 (15.56%) Wireless
12 7 (15.56%) DSL
12 7 (15.56%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Network Support
4 4 (8.89%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) Network Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) OSS Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) SOAP
2 4 (8.89%) REST
3 1 (2.22%) CCXML
3 1 (2.22%) TAPI
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) JTAPI
3 1 (2.22%) VXML
3 1 (2.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.22%) PKI
2 1 (2.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) UNIX
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.22%) VMS
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.56%) Network Management
3 6 (13.33%) CRM
3 6 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) eTOM
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
5 4 (8.89%) Revenue Management
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
7 1 (2.22%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.22%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (2.22%) Process Management
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.22%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (64.44%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (48.89%) CCNP
3 8 (17.78%) CCNA
4 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.89%) CCIE
5 4 (8.89%) CCDA
6 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (6.67%) MCSE
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.44%) MCSA
8 1 (2.22%) VCAP
8 1 (2.22%) VTSP
8 1 (2.22%) CCDE
8 1 (2.22%) CCDP
8 1 (2.22%) CCIP
8 1 (2.22%) CCSP
8 1 (2.22%) MCTS
8 1 (2.22%) MCITP
8 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) ProxySG
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) Blue Coat
3 11 (24.44%) VMware
4 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
4 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Nortel
5 7 (15.56%) TippingPoint
5 7 (15.56%) SolarWinds
5 7 (15.56%) F5
5 7 (15.56%) Juniper
5 7 (15.56%) McAfee
6 5 (11.11%) IBM
7 4 (8.89%) Citrix
8 3 (6.67%) HP
8 3 (6.67%) Dell
9 2 (4.44%) EMC
9 2 (4.44%) Nokia
10 1 (2.22%) Verint
10 1 (2.22%) Meru Networks
10 1 (2.22%) Veeam