The table below looks at the statistics for Packet Switching skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Packet Switching over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Packet Switching
Rank 882 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Packet Switching 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.001% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £70,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 - -
Packet Switching
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
17759 19613 19630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.24% 17.49% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14554 15787 16009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Packet Switching
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Packet Switching Jobs Demand Trend in England

Packet Switching
Salary Trend in England

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

Packet Switching Salary Trend in England

Packet Switching
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Packet Switching within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
South East - 1 £70,000 -
Packet Switching
UK

Packet Switching
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Packet Switching 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 Packet Switching.

1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (57.14%) HSRP
2 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) DMVPN
4 2 (28.57%) NetHawk
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) 2.5G
4 2 (28.57%) GGSN
4 2 (28.57%) SGSN
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint

Packet Switching
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Packet Switching 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 Packet Switching. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) EIGRP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) OSPF
2 4 (57.14%) HSRP
2 4 (57.14%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) BGP
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) 2.5G
4 2 (28.57%) GGSN
4 2 (28.57%) SGSN
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Derivative
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) NetHawk
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds