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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Packet Switching over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Packet Switching
UK / England
Rank - 903 923
Permanent jobs citing Packet Switching 0 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.026% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.15% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Median salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 -

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
12597 16402 18322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.20% 17.22% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10309 13753 14899
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Packet Switching
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Packet Switching as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Packet Switching also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Packet Switching.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) NGN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto

Packet Switching
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) DWDM
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NGN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Palo Alto