The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank - 90 89
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.20% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.25% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £45,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
Ethernet
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 160 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.78% 15.78% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 155 146 203
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Bedfordshire region.

Ethernet Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet.

1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (75.00%) SMS
3 6 (75.00%) 3GPP
3 6 (75.00%) SS7
3 6 (75.00%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) LTE
4 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
4 5 (62.50%) UMTS
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
4 5 (62.50%) GSM
5 2 (25.00%) ISDN
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) ATM
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) SS7
3 6 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (75.00%) SMS
3 6 (75.00%) 3GPP
3 6 (75.00%) 4G
3 6 (75.00%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (62.50%) Network Security
4 5 (62.50%) LTE
4 5 (62.50%) UMTS
4 5 (62.50%) GSM
5 2 (25.00%) ISDN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) SMTP
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) ATM
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Project Management
1 6 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (25.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) Dell
1 2 (25.00%) Avaya
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas
1 2 (25.00%) Lotus
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Symantec
1 2 (25.00%) Websense
1 2 (25.00%) BT
1 2 (25.00%) 3Com
1 2 (25.00%) Brocade
1 2 (25.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (25.00%) Aruba
1 2 (25.00%) F5