Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 48 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +56
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 6 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.71% 3.22% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 9.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 31 0
Croydon median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
South London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +10.53% +31.03% -34.09%

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 87 142 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 24.86% 32.64% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 75 137 69
Croydon median annual salary £37,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.91% -2.22% -
10th Percentile £23,700 £24,500 £24,200
90th Percentile £62,250 £57,550 £59,000
South London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +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 21 November 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 6 (100.00%) VoIP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) FortiGate
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (33.33%) 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 5 (83.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) IPsec
2 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 5 (83.33%) Network Security
2 5 (83.33%) Skype
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) BGP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) Junos
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) RSVP
3 1 (16.67%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL V3
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
2 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL