Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Maidstone 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 29 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 +25 -17
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 0.85% 1.61% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 4.26% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Maidstone median annual salary £36,500 £55,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.64% -35.29% +112.50%
10th Percentile £34,750 £55,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £38,250 £55,000 £87,500
Kent median annual salary £45,750 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.63% -10.91% +37.50%

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 Maidstone with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Maidstone
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 19.66% 37.90% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 44 28
Maidstone median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,975 £24,400
90th Percentile £48,000 £55,000 £59,125
Kent median annual salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -15.00% +8.11% -1.33%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Maidstone

MPLS
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Maidstone region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidstone 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) IPv4
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco