The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 79 84 81
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 21 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.82% 0.55% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.05% 3.70% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 21
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £46,250 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
209 162 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.10% 14.77% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 168 148 229
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MPLS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

MPLS Salary Trend in West Sussex

MPLS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

MPLS Salary Histogram in West Sussex

MPLS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Horsham -2 13 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Crawley -1 5 £37,500 -28.57% 1
East Grinstead - 1 £42,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £37,500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 26 (63.41%) LAN
2 24 (58.54%) Cisco
3 22 (53.66%) WAN
4 20 (48.78%) Telecoms
5 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (39.02%) PRINCE2
7 14 (34.15%) CCNP
8 13 (31.71%) C
8 13 (31.71%) Mathematics
8 13 (31.71%) Line Management
9 12 (29.27%) CCNA
9 12 (29.27%) PRINCE
10 10 (24.39%) VPN
10 10 (24.39%) BT
11 9 (21.95%) Firewall
11 9 (21.95%) Internet
12 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
13 7 (17.07%) ADSL
14 6 (14.63%) Juniper
15 5 (12.20%) BGP
15 5 (12.20%) Project Management
15 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (12.20%) CCIE
15 5 (12.20%) F5
16 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
16 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
16 4 (9.76%) VMware

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (63.41%) LAN
2 22 (53.66%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) VPN
4 9 (21.95%) Firewall
4 9 (21.95%) Internet
5 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
6 7 (17.07%) ADSL
7 5 (12.20%) BGP
8 4 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (9.76%) DHCP
8 4 (9.76%) DNS
9 3 (7.32%) VoIP
9 3 (7.32%) EIGRP
9 3 (7.32%) Wireless
9 3 (7.32%) VPLS
10 2 (4.88%) VLAN
10 2 (4.88%) Network Security
10 2 (4.88%) HSRP
General
1 20 (48.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Network Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
3 3 (7.32%) Junior
3 3 (7.32%) Junior Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
4 2 (4.88%) Account Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) PRINCE2
2 13 (31.71%) Line Management
3 12 (29.27%) PRINCE
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) Business Development
7 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.44%) Network Design
8 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (34.15%) CCNP
3 12 (29.27%) CCNA
4 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (12.20%) CCIE
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) XenApp
2 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Cacti
1 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (4.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Cisco
2 10 (24.39%) BT
3 6 (14.63%) Juniper
4 5 (12.20%) F5
5 4 (9.76%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) IBM
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.44%) Polycom
7 1 (2.44%) Tandberg
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + car & bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Brightred Resourcing
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago