The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 811 843 831
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 29 11 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.011% 0.026%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.066% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 10
Average salary £27,500 £46,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.54% +18.58%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £46,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-40.54% +23.33%
Gigabit Ethernet
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17533 16596 19888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.18% 17.09% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14127 13107 16268
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Gigabit Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Trend in England

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

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Trend in England

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet across the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in England

Gigabit Ethernet
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet within the England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 18 £56,750 -
South East -11 11 £27,500 -45.00%
Gigabit Ethernet
UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet.

1 54 (94.74%) Ethernet
2 40 (70.18%) WAN
2 40 (70.18%) LAN
3 37 (64.91%) MPLS
4 36 (63.16%) Cisco
5 31 (54.39%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (50.88%) TCP/IP
7 26 (45.61%) SNMP
7 26 (45.61%) CheckPoint
7 26 (45.61%) Wireless
8 25 (43.86%) Firewall
8 25 (43.86%) Juniper
9 24 (42.11%) HP
9 24 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
10 22 (38.60%) CCNP
11 21 (36.84%) OSPF
11 21 (36.84%) BGP
12 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
13 19 (33.33%) 3Com
13 19 (33.33%) EIGRP
14 18 (31.58%) OpenView
14 18 (31.58%) DSL
14 18 (31.58%) Remedy
14 18 (31.58%) Nokia
14 18 (31.58%) SC Cleared
14 18 (31.58%) HP APS
14 18 (31.58%) Structured Cabling
14 18 (31.58%) Cisco Prime
15 17 (29.82%) VLAN
15 17 (29.82%) IPsec

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (94.74%) Ethernet
2 40 (70.18%) LAN
2 40 (70.18%) WAN
3 37 (64.91%) MPLS
4 29 (50.88%) TCP/IP
5 26 (45.61%) SNMP
5 26 (45.61%) Wireless
6 25 (43.86%) Firewall
7 24 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
8 21 (36.84%) OSPF
8 21 (36.84%) BGP
9 19 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 18 (31.58%) DSL
10 18 (31.58%) Structured Cabling
11 17 (29.82%) VLAN
11 17 (29.82%) IPsec
12 15 (26.32%) VPN
13 13 (22.81%) SSL
14 12 (21.05%) ATM
14 12 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Network Engineer
2 13 (22.81%) Graduate
3 7 (12.28%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Network Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Test Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Systems Test Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Network Specialist
5 4 (7.02%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Graduate Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (1.75%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) PKI
2 3 (5.26%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) CPLD
4 1 (1.75%) VHDL
4 1 (1.75%) Verilog
4 1 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) UNIX
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (10.53%) Low Latency
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL
3 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.02%) Change Management
5 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.51%) ITSM
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Management
6 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.51%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.75%) People Management
7 1 (1.75%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.75%) Time Management
7 1 (1.75%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.53%) C
2 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 31 (54.39%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (38.60%) CCNP
3 20 (35.09%) Security Cleared
4 18 (31.58%) HP APS
4 18 (31.58%) SC Cleared
5 16 (28.07%) CCSA
6 15 (26.32%) Degree
7 11 (19.30%) CCNA
8 6 (10.53%) PhD
9 4 (7.02%) CCIE
10 2 (3.51%) MCP
10 2 (3.51%) HNC
10 2 (3.51%) HND
10 2 (3.51%) MCSE
10 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
10 2 (3.51%) VCP4
11 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (31.58%) OpenView
1 18 (31.58%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Cisco
2 26 (45.61%) CheckPoint
3 25 (43.86%) Juniper
4 24 (42.11%) HP
5 19 (33.33%) 3Com
6 18 (31.58%) Nokia
6 18 (31.58%) Remedy
7 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.28%) Fortinet
8 7 (12.28%) Foundry
8 7 (12.28%) F5
9 2 (3.51%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.75%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 1 (1.75%) Aruba
10 1 (1.75%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) Nortel