The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 14 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 4.55% - 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £57,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
MPLS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 18.18% 19.30% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 17
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £22,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

MPLS
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

MPLS Salary Trend in Sussex

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Sussex

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) IBM