Period
to 21 October 2018

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

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 16 14
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 0.79% 14.63% 21.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 41.86% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Dartford median annual salary £52,500 £26,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +98.11% -37.65% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £24,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £30,400 £43,750
Kent median annual salary £43,750 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.89% -13.64% +25.71%

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 Dartford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Dartford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 24 43 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 19.05% 34.96% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 24
Dartford median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -34.78% +48.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £36,350
90th Percentile £52,050 £58,750 £67,500
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.26% +11.43% -2.78%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Dartford

MPLS
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Dartford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Dartford region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) F5

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) ProxySG
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) VMware