The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 97
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 28 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.00% - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 0 6
Median salary £40,000 - £48,750
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.25% -1.05%  

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 100 125 168
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 14.29% 14.78% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 97 114 151
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,274
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -10.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing MPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Brighton

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Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Brighton

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Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Brighton over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (97.73%) VPN
2 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (79.55%) CCNP
4 33 (75.00%) Firewall
5 32 (72.73%) LAN
5 32 (72.73%) WAN
5 32 (72.73%) Wireless
5 32 (72.73%) DMVPN
6 29 (65.91%) CCNA
6 29 (65.91%) BGP
7 22 (50.00%) Linux
8 21 (47.73%) ITIL
9 20 (45.45%) Windows
10 19 (43.18%) DHCP
10 19 (43.18%) Ethernet
10 19 (43.18%) IPv6
10 19 (43.18%) DNS
10 19 (43.18%) DSL
10 19 (43.18%) OSPF
10 19 (43.18%) Multicast
10 19 (43.18%) Meraki
10 19 (43.18%) Spanning Tree
10 19 (43.18%) Unicast
10 19 (43.18%) Network Security
10 19 (43.18%) VLAN
11 13 (29.55%) Fortinet
11 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (29.55%) Juniper
11 13 (29.55%) CheckPoint

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (97.73%) VPN
2 33 (75.00%) Firewall
3 32 (72.73%) DMVPN
3 32 (72.73%) LAN
3 32 (72.73%) WAN
3 32 (72.73%) Wireless
4 29 (65.91%) BGP
5 19 (43.18%) DHCP
5 19 (43.18%) DNS
5 19 (43.18%) DSL
5 19 (43.18%) Ethernet
5 19 (43.18%) IPv6
5 19 (43.18%) Multicast
5 19 (43.18%) Network Security
5 19 (43.18%) OSPF
5 19 (43.18%) Spanning Tree
5 19 (43.18%) Unicast
5 19 (43.18%) VLAN
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Network Engineer
2 18 (40.91%) Cisco Engineer
3 17 (38.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) Data Network Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco Support
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Network Support
5 10 (22.73%) Security Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Security Support Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 8 (18.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) Windows
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Change Management
2 10 (22.73%) Presales
3 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (79.55%) CCNP
3 29 (65.91%) CCNA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (43.18%) Meraki
3 13 (29.55%) CheckPoint
3 13 (29.55%) Fortinet
3 13 (29.55%) Juniper
3 13 (29.55%) Palo Alto
4 11 (25.00%) Draytek
4 11 (25.00%) HP
4 11 (25.00%) NETGEAR
4 11 (25.00%) Ubiquiti
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.27%) VMware