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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Rank 90 93 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 28 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.16% 1.18% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.02% 5.51% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 22
Median salary £50,000 £54,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.83% +44.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,350 £28,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,550 £59,550 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
254 254 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.61% 21.47% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 231 220 275
Median salary £52,000 £44,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.85% +32.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 27 June 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 -4 17 £52,500 -10.25%
Horsham +12 7 £50,000 +56.25%
Gatwick +2 5 £52,500 +94.44%
MPLS
South East

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 34 (91.89%) Cisco
2 25 (67.57%) LAN
3 24 (64.86%) WAN
4 23 (62.16%) Firewall
5 20 (54.05%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (48.65%) Network Design
7 14 (37.84%) OSPF
7 14 (37.84%) BGP
7 14 (37.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
8 13 (35.14%) CCNA
9 12 (32.43%) Internet
10 11 (29.73%) 3G
10 11 (29.73%) Wireless
10 11 (29.73%) Juniper
10 11 (29.73%) SLA
10 11 (29.73%) Ethernet
10 11 (29.73%) ITIL
10 11 (29.73%) Palo Alto
10 11 (29.73%) 4G
11 10 (27.03%) DHCP
11 10 (27.03%) ADSL
11 10 (27.03%) DNS
11 10 (27.03%) VoIP
11 10 (27.03%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (27.03%) CCNP
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
12 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
12 9 (24.32%) C
12 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA

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 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (67.57%) LAN
2 24 (64.86%) WAN
3 23 (62.16%) Firewall
4 14 (37.84%) BGP
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (37.84%) OSPF
5 12 (32.43%) Internet
6 11 (29.73%) 3G
6 11 (29.73%) 4G
6 11 (29.73%) Ethernet
6 11 (29.73%) Wireless
7 10 (27.03%) ADSL
7 10 (27.03%) DHCP
7 10 (27.03%) DNS
7 10 (27.03%) VoIP
7 10 (27.03%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (24.32%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (24.32%) NetScaler
9 8 (21.62%) SAN
10 6 (16.22%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) DB2
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Network Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Network Support
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Network Manager
4 7 (18.92%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
5 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Network Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Network Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Network Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) Network Support Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Support Specialist
6 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) PKI
3 4 (10.81%) iSeries
3 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) BBC
5 1 (2.70%) BYOD
5 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
1 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
1 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
3 4 (10.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Network Design
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) Load Balancing
4 7 (18.92%) WAN Optimisation
5 6 (16.22%) Change Control
5 6 (16.22%) Information Management
5 6 (16.22%) Line Management
5 6 (16.22%) Operations Management
6 4 (10.81%) Presales
7 3 (8.11%) Facilities Management
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (35.14%) CCNA
3 10 (27.03%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) CCDP
4 1 (2.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Squid
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Cisco
2 11 (29.73%) Juniper
2 11 (29.73%) Palo Alto
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Barracuda Networks
4 6 (16.22%) F5
4 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
5 4 (10.81%) BT
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Google
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.70%) Virgin Media