The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 114 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 11 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.13% 3.59% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £29,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £42,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
351 251 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.36% 13.86% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 210 197 257
Average salary £38,800 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.36% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Ethernet
South West

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in Bristol

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in Bristol

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (91.18%) LAN
2 29 (85.29%) TCP/IP
2 29 (85.29%) Firewall
3 28 (82.35%) WAN
4 23 (67.65%) Cisco
4 23 (67.65%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (50.00%) DNS
6 15 (44.12%) Wireless
6 15 (44.12%) Advertising
6 15 (44.12%) Network Security
7 13 (38.24%) DWDM
7 13 (38.24%) MPLS
7 13 (38.24%) ITIL
7 13 (38.24%) ISDN
8 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 12 (35.29%) Windows
8 12 (35.29%) Frame Relay
8 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
8 12 (35.29%) VPLS
8 12 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
8 12 (35.29%) Load Balancing
8 12 (35.29%) xDSL
8 12 (35.29%) SIEM
8 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (35.29%) Structured Cabling
9 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
10 8 (23.53%) CCIE
10 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (23.53%) FCoE

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.94%) WinCC
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (91.18%) LAN
2 29 (85.29%) TCP/IP
2 29 (85.29%) Firewall
3 28 (82.35%) WAN
4 17 (50.00%) DNS
5 15 (44.12%) Wireless
5 15 (44.12%) Network Security
6 13 (38.24%) DWDM
6 13 (38.24%) MPLS
6 13 (38.24%) ISDN
7 12 (35.29%) Frame Relay
7 12 (35.29%) VPLS
7 12 (35.29%) xDSL
7 12 (35.29%) Structured Cabling
8 8 (23.53%) FCoE
8 8 (23.53%) iSCSI
9 5 (14.71%) DHCP
10 4 (11.76%) VPN
11 2 (5.88%) SAN
11 2 (5.88%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (44.12%) Advertising
2 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
1 8 (23.53%) Network Consultant
1 8 (23.53%) Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Technical Design Authority
2 7 (20.59%) Network Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Team Leader
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Data Manager
3 2 (5.88%) Communications Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
4 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (2.94%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML5
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) SCADA
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) PDA
2 1 (2.94%) Telematics
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (38.24%) ITIL
3 12 (35.29%) Strategic Planning
3 12 (35.29%) Load Balancing
3 12 (35.29%) SIEM
3 12 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (20.59%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Use Case
5 1 (2.94%) Network Design
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
1 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) CCIE
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
5 1 (2.94%) HP MASE
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
5 1 (2.94%) CCDP
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Fortinet
4 7 (20.59%) Meru Networks
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
7 1 (2.94%) HP