The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for MPLS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 143 148
Rank change year-on-year +22 +5  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 46 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.63% 1.60% 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.04% 6.96% 7.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 63
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% -6.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £77,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

MPLS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 572 977 939
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 20.24% 23.00% 20.99%
Number of salaries quoted 470 800 816
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing MPLS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in Surrey

MPLS
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for MPLS in Surrey

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Surrey

MPLS
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorking +6 14 £35,250 -32.85%
Leatherhead +3 8 £36,000 -42.40%
Reigate +22 1 £40,000 -43.66%
Farnham -2 1 £25,000 -10.71%
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 90 (84.91%) Cisco
2 87 (82.08%) Cisco Certification
3 79 (74.53%) CCNP
4 65 (61.32%) BGP
4 65 (61.32%) WAN
5 64 (60.38%) Data Centre
6 57 (53.77%) Firewall
7 53 (50.00%) OSPF
8 45 (42.45%) Cisco ASA
9 41 (38.68%) CCNA
10 39 (36.79%) LAN
10 39 (36.79%) Juniper
11 38 (35.85%) F5
12 36 (33.96%) VLAN
13 33 (31.13%) Presales
14 31 (29.25%) Spanning Tree
15 30 (28.30%) Cisco IOS
15 30 (28.30%) VoIP
15 30 (28.30%) Linux
15 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
16 29 (27.36%) DNS
17 27 (25.47%) Palo Alto
18 26 (24.53%) VMware
19 24 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (22.64%) High Availability
20 22 (20.75%) TCP/IP
21 21 (19.81%) CCIE
22 20 (18.87%) ADSL
23 19 (17.92%) Network Security
24 18 (16.98%) VPN

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (1.89%) IIS
1 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.77%) MS Project
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (61.32%) BGP
1 65 (61.32%) WAN
2 57 (53.77%) Firewall
3 53 (50.00%) OSPF
4 45 (42.45%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (36.79%) LAN
6 36 (33.96%) VLAN
7 31 (29.25%) Spanning Tree
8 30 (28.30%) Cisco IOS
8 30 (28.30%) VoIP
9 29 (27.36%) DNS
10 22 (20.75%) TCP/IP
11 20 (18.87%) ADSL
12 19 (17.92%) Network Security
13 18 (16.98%) VPN
14 16 (15.09%) Ethernet
15 15 (14.15%) EIGRP
16 14 (13.21%) IPsec
17 11 (10.38%) Junos
18 9 (8.49%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) GIS
General
1 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.66%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (72.64%) Network Engineer
2 29 (27.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (24.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 24 (22.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 22 (20.75%) Juniper Engineer
6 18 (16.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 18 (16.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 17 (16.04%) Firewall Engineer
8 13 (12.26%) Network Operations Engineer
8 13 (12.26%) Operations Engineer
9 12 (11.32%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
9 12 (11.32%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 11 (10.38%) Architect
10 11 (10.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 11 (10.38%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 10 (9.43%) Core Network Architect
11 10 (9.43%) Network Architect
12 7 (6.60%) NOC Engineer
12 7 (6.60%) Security Engineer
13 6 (5.66%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) .NET
1 2 (1.89%) .NET Framework
1 2 (1.89%) Ajax
1 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (1.89%) CSS
1 2 (1.89%) HTML
1 2 (1.89%) HTML5
1 2 (1.89%) jQuery
1 2 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 64 (60.38%) Data Centre
2 18 (16.98%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.89%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.89%) iPad
5 2 (1.89%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (2.83%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.13%) Presales
2 24 (22.64%) High Availability
3 15 (14.15%) Low Latency
4 13 (12.26%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (11.32%) Network Design
6 7 (6.60%) ITIL
6 7 (6.60%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.77%) Adaptive Security
8 4 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (2.83%) Fault Management
9 3 (2.83%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (1.89%) Change Control
10 2 (1.89%) Information Management
10 2 (1.89%) Multithreading
10 2 (1.89%) Operations Management
10 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.89%) TDD
10 2 (1.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.89%) C#
1 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
1 2 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (82.08%) Cisco Certification
2 79 (74.53%) CCNP
3 41 (38.68%) CCNA
4 21 (19.81%) CCIE
5 12 (11.32%) CCDA
5 12 (11.32%) CCIP
5 12 (11.32%) CCSP
6 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.72%) Degree
8 4 (3.77%) CCSE
8 4 (3.77%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.83%) JNCIE
9 3 (2.83%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.83%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (5.66%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 90 (84.91%) Cisco
2 39 (36.79%) Juniper
3 38 (35.85%) F5
4 30 (28.30%) Microsoft
5 27 (25.47%) Palo Alto
6 26 (24.53%) VMware
7 9 (8.49%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.55%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.77%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.77%) Brocade
9 4 (3.77%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.83%) Avaya
10 3 (2.83%) Civica
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