The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 121 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 1 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.056% 0.17% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.36% 1.07% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 13
Average salary £62,500 £56,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
281 280 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.73% 16.13% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 219 215 299
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Ethernet
North West

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in Cheshire

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (85.71%) WAN
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) VLAN
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
5 8 (57.14%) MPLS
5 8 (57.14%) OSPF
5 8 (57.14%) BGP
5 8 (57.14%) EIGRP
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (50.00%) Fortinet
6 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
6 7 (50.00%) Financial Institution
6 7 (50.00%) Wireless
6 7 (50.00%) Frame Relay
6 7 (50.00%) IPsec
6 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 7 (50.00%) 802.11
6 7 (50.00%) DWDM
6 7 (50.00%) NetScreen
6 7 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
6 7 (50.00%) OpenView
6 7 (50.00%) F5
6 7 (50.00%) Multicast
7 4 (28.57%) Avaya

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
2 11 (78.57%) VLAN
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) MPLS
4 8 (57.14%) OSPF
4 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (50.00%) BIG-IP
5 7 (50.00%) Wireless
5 7 (50.00%) Frame Relay
5 7 (50.00%) IPsec
5 7 (50.00%) 802.11
5 7 (50.00%) DWDM
5 7 (50.00%) NetScreen
5 7 (50.00%) Multicast
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (21.43%) Games
4 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Embedded C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) CiscoWorks
1 7 (50.00%) OpenView
2 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 7 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (50.00%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) CommVault
4 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) Sony
5 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki