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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 77 111 68
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -43
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 19 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.73% 0.52% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 3.33% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 23
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £41,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.95%
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
228 210 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.75% 15.51% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 185 181 155
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Crawley +19 11 £58,000 +65.71%
Gatwick +2 7 £57,500 +21.05%
Horsham +12 1 £45,000 -5.26%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (93.02%) LAN
3 33 (76.74%) WAN
4 31 (72.09%) Data Centre
5 24 (55.81%) VPN
6 22 (51.16%) Cisco Nexus
7 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (44.19%) C
8 19 (44.19%) ITIL
8 19 (44.19%) Firewall
9 17 (39.53%) VLAN
10 16 (37.21%) WAN Optimisation
10 16 (37.21%) VoIP
11 14 (32.56%) CCNP
11 14 (32.56%) CCNA
11 14 (32.56%) OSPF
11 14 (32.56%) BGP
12 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
13 12 (27.91%) VMware
14 11 (25.58%) Finance
14 11 (25.58%) Network Design
15 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
15 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (23.26%) iSeries
15 10 (23.26%) Back Office
15 10 (23.26%) Citrix
15 10 (23.26%) Unix
16 9 (20.93%) Windows
16 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
16 9 (20.93%) DNS

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) LAN
2 33 (76.74%) WAN
3 24 (55.81%) VPN
4 22 (51.16%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (44.19%) Firewall
6 17 (39.53%) VLAN
7 16 (37.21%) VoIP
8 14 (32.56%) BGP
8 14 (32.56%) OSPF
9 9 (20.93%) DNS
9 9 (20.93%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (20.93%) Wireless
10 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (18.60%) SAN
11 7 (16.28%) 3G
11 7 (16.28%) 4G
11 7 (16.28%) Internet
11 7 (16.28%) Junos
11 7 (16.28%) TACACS
11 7 (16.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) GIS
2 1 (2.33%) DB2
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Back Office
2 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Architect
2 10 (23.26%) Network Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Network Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Network Project Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Network Technical Architect
3 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
3 9 (20.93%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Network Support
6 3 (6.98%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Network Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Network Support Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (72.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (23.26%) iSeries
3 9 (20.93%) Mainframe
4 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
4 7 (16.28%) PKI
5 4 (9.30%) BBC
5 4 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.65%) Contactless
7 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Unix
2 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 16 (37.21%) WAN Optimisation
3 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
4 11 (25.58%) Network Design
5 9 (20.93%) Planning and Forecasting
5 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.93%) Project Management
5 9 (20.93%) Project Planning
5 9 (20.93%) Regulatory Compliance
5 9 (20.93%) Service Management
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (16.28%) Change Control
6 7 (16.28%) Information Management
6 7 (16.28%) Operations Management
7 5 (11.63%) Facilities Management
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.65%) High Availability
9 2 (4.65%) Line Management
10 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (32.56%) CCNA
2 14 (32.56%) CCNP
3 4 (9.30%) CCDP
3 4 (9.30%) CCIE
4 1 (2.33%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) PMBOK
2 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.93%) XenApp
2 9 (20.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (27.91%) VMware
3 10 (23.26%) Citrix
4 9 (20.93%) Riverbed
5 8 (18.60%) F5
5 8 (18.60%) Palo Alto
6 7 (16.28%) Barracuda Networks
6 7 (16.28%) Juniper
6 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.63%) CheckPoint
8 4 (9.30%) Rackspace
8 4 (9.30%) Virgin Media
9 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.33%) Google
10 1 (2.33%) IBM
10 1 (2.33%) Oracle
10 1 (2.33%) SAP