Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 48 62
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -27
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.96% 2.65% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 11.24% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 4
Croydon median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% +35.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £51,250 £39,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,500 £37,500
South London median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.16% +35.71% -30.00%

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 Croydon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Croydon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 84 89 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 20.59% 23.61% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 71 82 116
Croydon median annual salary £46,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.37% +4.71% -2.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £30,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £58,750
South London median annual salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.82% +3.53% +6.25%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Croydon

MPLS
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Croydon

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) SaaS
1 8 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 8 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Security Operations

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) IPsec
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Skype
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) Benchmarking
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki