The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 630 628 619
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 8 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.002% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.014% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 20
Average salary £75,000 £30,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% -70.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -7.61%
Gigabit Ethernet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7738 7056 8983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 16.91% 15.76% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6383 6000 7587
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Gigabit Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Trend in London

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

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Trend in London

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) MPLS
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) BGP
2 8 (66.67%) IPsec
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) Fujitsu
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) HP APS
3 6 (50.00%) 3Com
3 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) DSL
3 6 (50.00%) RSVP
3 6 (50.00%) Remedy
3 6 (50.00%) SNMP
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) CCIE
3 6 (50.00%) CCNP
3 6 (50.00%) OpenView

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 2 (16.67%) MS Office
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 8 (66.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) MPLS
2 8 (66.67%) OSPF
2 8 (66.67%) BGP
2 8 (66.67%) IPsec
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
3 6 (50.00%) DSL
3 6 (50.00%) RSVP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
3 6 (50.00%) SNMP
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) IPv4
4 2 (16.67%) 802.11
4 2 (16.67%) Broadband
4 2 (16.67%) GSM
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) CCTV
1 2 (16.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (16.67%) Communications Security
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CCIE
1 6 (50.00%) CCNP
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) HP APS
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) OpenView
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) HP
1 6 (50.00%) Juniper
1 6 (50.00%) Nokia
1 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (50.00%) Remedy
1 6 (50.00%) 3Com
1 6 (50.00%) Fujitsu