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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 151 185
Rank change year-on-year +16 +34  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 27 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.00% 1.09% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.21% 5.39% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 34
Median salary £39,500 £47,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.95% -8.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £70,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26%  

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 518 742 983
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.11% 20.14% 21.48%
Number of salaries quoted 422 590 861
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +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

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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

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Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in Surrey

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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 28 June 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
Godalming 0 8 £33,500 -48.46% 1
Redhill -7 4 £70,000 +48.93%
Leatherhead - 4 £37,750 -
Guildford +9 2 £41,250 -9.83%
Dorking - 2 £45,000 -
Farnham - 2 £31,500 -
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 57 (79.17%) BGP
2 49 (68.06%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (65.28%) Cisco
4 46 (63.89%) WAN
5 44 (61.11%) Data Centre
6 42 (58.33%) CCNP
6 42 (58.33%) Firewall
7 39 (54.17%) OSPF
8 36 (50.00%) Presales
9 35 (48.61%) VLAN
10 27 (37.50%) Linux
11 26 (36.11%) F5
12 23 (31.94%) VMware
12 23 (31.94%) Spanning Tree
13 22 (30.56%) LAN
13 22 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
14 21 (29.17%) VPN
15 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (26.39%) VoIP
16 19 (26.39%) IPsec
17 17 (23.61%) DNS
17 17 (23.61%) TCP/IP
17 17 (23.61%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (23.61%) High Availability
18 16 (22.22%) CCNA
19 15 (20.83%) DHCP
19 15 (20.83%) Network Design
19 15 (20.83%) Linux Command Line
20 14 (19.44%) Wi-Fi

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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 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 57 (79.17%) BGP
2 46 (63.89%) WAN
3 42 (58.33%) Firewall
4 39 (54.17%) OSPF
5 35 (48.61%) VLAN
6 23 (31.94%) Spanning Tree
7 22 (30.56%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (30.56%) LAN
8 21 (29.17%) VPN
9 19 (26.39%) IPsec
9 19 (26.39%) VoIP
10 17 (23.61%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (23.61%) DNS
10 17 (23.61%) TCP/IP
11 15 (20.83%) DHCP
12 14 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (13.89%) 3G
13 10 (13.89%) 4G
13 10 (13.89%) Wireless
14 9 (12.50%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Network Engineer
2 27 (37.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (23.61%) Cisco Engineer
4 14 (19.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Network Operations Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Operations Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
5 13 (18.06%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 9 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 15 (20.83%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.72%) PKI
4 4 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.17%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.17%) Machine to Machine
6 2 (2.78%) CMDB
6 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.39%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Windows
3 4 (5.56%) Unix
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) Presales
2 17 (23.61%) High Availability
3 15 (20.83%) Network Design
4 11 (15.28%) Change Control
5 10 (13.89%) Low Latency
6 9 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 9 (12.50%) Operations Management
7 7 (9.72%) Information Management
7 7 (9.72%) WAN Optimisation
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL
9 4 (5.56%) Adaptive Security
9 4 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (4.17%) Fault Management
10 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.17%) Web Filtering
11 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.78%) ITSM
11 2 (2.78%) Scrum
11 2 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 49 (68.06%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (58.33%) CCNP
3 16 (22.22%) CCNA
4 13 (18.06%) CCDA
4 13 (18.06%) CCIP
4 13 (18.06%) CCSP
5 8 (11.11%) CCIE
6 3 (4.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 3 (4.17%) CCIE Service Provider
6 3 (4.17%) Degree
6 3 (4.17%) JNCIE
6 3 (4.17%) JNCIS
6 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.78%) LPIC
7 2 (2.78%) MCP
7 2 (2.78%) MCSA
7 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Firmware
2 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 47 (65.28%) Cisco
2 26 (36.11%) F5
3 23 (31.94%) VMware
4 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 13 (18.06%) Palo Alto
6 12 (16.67%) Juniper
7 9 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.56%) Avaya
8 4 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (4.17%) Forcepoint
10 2 (2.78%) Citrix
10 2 (2.78%) Civica
11 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
Godalming, Surrey
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