The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 86 99
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 13 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.21% 2.23% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.74% 11.46% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 15
Median salary £37,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.00% -  
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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 168 253 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 15.60% 19.46% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 149 231 213
Median salary £42,500 £52,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.26% +17.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

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Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for MPLS in West Sussex

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Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MPLS in West Sussex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MPLS in West Sussex

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Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPLS within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Gatwick +3 2 £56,250 +7.14%
Horsham -10 2 £38,750 -13.88%
MPLS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) Office 365
3 10 (55.56%) HP
4 8 (44.44%) Avaya
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 6 (33.33%) AppSense
7 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (27.78%) McAfee
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) Juniper
7 5 (27.78%) SLA
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) NetApp
7 5 (27.78%) 3G
7 5 (27.78%) 4G
8 4 (22.22%) F5
8 4 (22.22%) Change Control
8 4 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (22.22%) Junos

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Office 365
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) 3G
1 5 (27.78%) 4G
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
1 5 (27.78%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (22.22%) BGP
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (22.22%) DDNS
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
2 4 (22.22%) DSL
2 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) IPsec
2 4 (22.22%) ISDN
2 4 (22.22%) OSPF
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) Skype
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
2 4 (22.22%) TACACS
2 4 (22.22%) Wireless
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Telephony Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix Server Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Change and Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 4 (22.22%) PKI
1 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Adaptive Security
2 4 (22.22%) Change Control
2 4 (22.22%) Information Management
2 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 4 (22.22%) Network Design
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Process Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) Avaya
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 6 (33.33%) AppSense
5 5 (27.78%) Juniper
5 5 (27.78%) McAfee
5 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 4 (22.22%) Barracuda Networks
6 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) F5
6 4 (22.22%) Palo Alto
6 4 (22.22%) Polycom
6 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
7 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.56%) Meraki
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