Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 37 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -11
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 5 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.13% 4.13% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.73% 20.00% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 1
Gatwick median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.37% - +13.10%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £87,500 £51,250
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £53,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.63% +13.16% +15.85%

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 Gatwick with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gatwick
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 22 70 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 13.75% 20.65% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 59 31
Gatwick median annual salary £59,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £42,375 £37,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £65,000
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Gatwick

MPLS
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Gatwick

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Gatwick over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
2 4 (80.00%) Network Design
2 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 4 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
3 3 (60.00%) Adaptive Security

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (80.00%) 3G
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
2 4 (80.00%) BGP
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) IPsec
2 4 (80.00%) Junos
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) OSPF
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (60.00%) FCoE
3 3 (60.00%) IPv6
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (80.00%) PKI
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) Information Management
1 4 (80.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (80.00%) Network Design
1 4 (80.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (60.00%) Adaptive Security
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (60.00%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (60.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCIE
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (60.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 3 (60.00%) Forcepoint
3 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft