Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 138 214
Rank change year-on-year -90 +76 +67
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 33 138 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.53% 2.10% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% 10.13% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 32 113 86
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,850 £32,000 £31,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1177 1362 1925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.97% 20.70% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1128 1655
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,250
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 Surrey

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Redhill +16 9 £70,000 +33.33%
Godalming - 6 £33,500 -
Camberley -24 4 £47,500 +30.14%
Reigate -65 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Leatherhead +10 2 £34,750 -7.33%
Farnham - 2 £31,500 -
Dorking -2 1 £42,500 +10.39%
Weybridge - 1 £29,000 -
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 26 (78.79%) WAN
2 25 (75.76%) Firewall
3 22 (66.67%) Cisco
4 21 (63.64%) BGP
5 18 (54.55%) DHCP
5 18 (54.55%) Palo Alto
6 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (48.48%) LAN
7 16 (48.48%) DNS
8 15 (45.45%) Wireless
8 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
9 14 (42.42%) Juniper
9 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
10 13 (39.39%) SAN
11 12 (36.36%) IPsec
11 12 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (36.36%) OSPF
11 12 (36.36%) F5
11 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (33.33%) Unified Communications
12 11 (33.33%) SolarWinds
12 11 (33.33%) VPN
13 10 (30.30%) SSL
13 10 (30.30%) SLA
13 10 (30.30%) 3G
13 10 (30.30%) 4G
13 10 (30.30%) Operations Management
13 10 (30.30%) Network Design
14 9 (27.27%) PKI
14 9 (27.27%) Information Management

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 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) IaaS
3 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) WAN
2 25 (75.76%) Firewall
3 21 (63.64%) BGP
4 18 (54.55%) DHCP
5 16 (48.48%) DNS
5 16 (48.48%) LAN
6 15 (45.45%) Wireless
7 13 (39.39%) SAN
8 12 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (36.36%) IPsec
8 12 (36.36%) OSPF
8 12 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (33.33%) Unified Communications
9 11 (33.33%) VPN
10 10 (30.30%) 3G
10 10 (30.30%) 4G
10 10 (30.30%) SSL
11 9 (27.27%) Ethernet
11 9 (27.27%) ISDN
11 9 (27.27%) Junos
General
1 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Telephony Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.03%) Network Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Technician
6 1 (3.03%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
2 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 9 (27.27%) PKI
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 2 (6.06%) CMDB
5 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 10 (30.30%) Network Design
2 10 (30.30%) Operations Management
3 9 (27.27%) Change Control
3 9 (27.27%) Information Management
3 9 (27.27%) ITIL
4 8 (24.24%) Adaptive Security
4 8 (24.24%) Presales
5 6 (18.18%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (15.15%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
6 5 (15.15%) Web Filtering
7 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.06%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 2 (6.06%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Service Management
8 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCIE
2 9 (27.27%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 5 (15.15%) JNCIE
4 4 (12.12%) JNCIS
5 3 (9.09%) CCDA
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.06%) LPIC
6 2 (6.06%) MCP
6 2 (6.06%) MCSA
7 1 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CCSA
7 1 (3.03%) CCSE
7 1 (3.03%) CISSP
7 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (30.30%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Palo Alto
3 14 (42.42%) Juniper
4 12 (36.36%) F5
5 11 (33.33%) SolarWinds
6 8 (24.24%) Barracuda Networks
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.15%) Forcepoint
8 5 (15.15%) VMware
9 3 (9.09%) Avaya
10 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
10 2 (6.06%) Citrix
11 1 (3.03%) Apple
11 1 (3.03%) Civica
11 1 (3.03%) Google
11 1 (3.03%) HP
11 1 (3.03%) NETGEAR
11 1 (3.03%) Spiceworks
11 1 (3.03%) Symantec