The table below looks at the statistics for the Switch Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Switch Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Switch Engineer
Rank - - 866
Permanent jobs requiring a Switch Engineer 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - - 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £37,500
Switch Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97560 95205 102446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81838 78046 88983
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Switch Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Switch Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Switch Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Switch Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Switch Engineer Salary Trend in England

Switch Engineer
Top 6 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Switch Engineer in their job title 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 with Switch Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms

Switch Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Switch Engineer in their job title 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 with Switch Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms