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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
London / Croydon
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 39 23
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.82% 1.98% 6.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 8.47% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Median salary £57,500 £35,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.28% -36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £49,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.62% -1.50%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 24 59 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 13.56% 23.41% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 54 34
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,700 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

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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

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Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Nagios
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics

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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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) VPLS
3 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 4 (57.14%) OSPF
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
4 3 (42.86%) Junos
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) RSVP
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) FabricPath
5 2 (28.57%) NetScreen
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Juniper Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Windows Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
1 3 (42.86%) Programme Management
1 3 (42.86%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
1 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Nagios
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Fortinet
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
3 2 (28.57%) WatchGuard
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