Period
to 12 November 2018

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 6 months to 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 128 110
Rank change year-on-year +9 -18 +22
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 12 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.65% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.66% 3.06% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 27
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -26.32% +5.56%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,000 £87,500
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +28.57% -26.32% -5.00%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Brighton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 212 98 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 11.50% 5.60% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 200 96 225
Brighton median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £23,700
90th Percentile £67,625 £55,000 £55,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +9.59%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings citing MPLS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Brighton

MPLS
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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
1 12 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) Palo Alto
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 11 (91.67%) L2TP
2 11 (91.67%) SonicWALL
2 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) FreeBSD
2 11 (91.67%) DNA
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF

MPLS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 11 (91.67%) L2TP
2 11 (91.67%) SMTP
2 11 (91.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (58.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) FreeBSD
1 11 (91.67%) Linux
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (91.67%) DNA
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) CCIE
1 12 (100.00%) CCNA
1 12 (100.00%) CCNP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) Palo Alto
2 11 (91.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper