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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 94 100 103
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.73% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.32% 4.05% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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
185 173 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.86% 15.74% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 152 156 221
Median salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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
Gatwick - 4 £62,500 -
Horsham +16 2 £48,750 -25.00%
Crawley - 1 £52,500 -
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) LAN
3 23 (76.67%) WAN
4 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
5 19 (63.33%) ITIL
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (50.00%) Firewall
8 14 (46.67%) VPN
9 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
10 12 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
10 12 (40.00%) OSPF
10 12 (40.00%) BGP
11 11 (36.67%) Network Design
12 10 (33.33%) DNS
12 10 (33.33%) C
12 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (33.33%) Wireless
13 9 (30.00%) VoIP
13 9 (30.00%) SLA
13 9 (30.00%) VLAN
13 9 (30.00%) F5
13 9 (30.00%) Palo Alto
14 8 (26.67%) Junos
14 8 (26.67%) Unified Communications
14 8 (26.67%) 4G
14 8 (26.67%) Change Control
14 8 (26.67%) Operations Management
14 8 (26.67%) PKI
14 8 (26.67%) Information Management

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 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) LAN
2 23 (76.67%) WAN
3 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (50.00%) Firewall
5 14 (46.67%) VPN
6 12 (40.00%) BGP
6 12 (40.00%) OSPF
7 10 (33.33%) DNS
7 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (33.33%) Wireless
8 9 (30.00%) VLAN
8 9 (30.00%) VoIP
9 8 (26.67%) 4G
9 8 (26.67%) DHCP
9 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
9 8 (26.67%) ISDN
9 8 (26.67%) Junos
9 8 (26.67%) SAN
9 8 (26.67%) SSL
9 8 (26.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) GIS
General
1 6 (20.00%) Back Office
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Network Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Network Project Manager
3 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Network Technical Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 8 (26.67%) PKI
3 6 (20.00%) iSeries
3 6 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (10.00%) BBC
4 3 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.33%) CMDB
5 1 (3.33%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Unix
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ITIL
2 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
3 12 (40.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 11 (36.67%) Network Design
5 8 (26.67%) Change Control
5 8 (26.67%) Information Management
5 8 (26.67%) Operations Management
6 7 (23.33%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (20.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 6 (20.00%) Service Management
7 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.67%) Facilities Management
9 2 (6.67%) High Availability
9 2 (6.67%) Release Management
9 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (26.67%) CCNA
2 8 (26.67%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCDP
3 3 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (30.00%) SLA
2 6 (20.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (20.00%) XenApp
1 6 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) F5
2 9 (30.00%) Palo Alto
3 8 (26.67%) Barracuda Networks
3 8 (26.67%) Juniper
3 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
3 8 (26.67%) VMware
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) Riverbed
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Rackspace
6 3 (10.00%) Virgin Media
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft