Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 124 138
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 2 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.097% 0.55% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.28% 4.10% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 6
East Sussex median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -5.00% -
South East median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.00% +5.26%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 156 268 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 7.57% 13.39% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 146 258 250
East Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +10.96% +4.29%
10th Percentile £25,875 £24,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in East Sussex

MPLS
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for MPLS in East Sussex

MPLS
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -20 2 £35,000 -26.32%
MPLS
South East

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 East Sussex region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Mitel
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos