Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 3 -
Rank change year-on-year -17 - -
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 1 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 1.52% 32.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 81.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 0
West Malling median annual salary £65,000 £49,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.65% - -
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% -13.64% +25.71%

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 West Malling with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Malling
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Malling 19.70% 40.30% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 7
West Malling median annual salary £55,000 £49,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% +55.56% -33.68%
10th Percentile £32,750 £38,125 £26,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £49,750 £56,250
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -2.78%

MPLS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for MPLS in West Malling

MPLS
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

Salary trend for MPLS in West Malling

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West Malling region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler

MPLS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Zscaler