The table below looks at the statistics for Structured Cabling skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Cabling
Rank 605 577 595
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 24 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.65% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 28
Average salary £42,500 £33,750 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -2.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,850 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.71% -12.96%
Structured Cabling
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
6970 7711 7130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.89% 16.77% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5963 6366 5968
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Structured Cabling
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Structured Cabling Jobs Demand Trend in London

Structured Cabling
Salary Trend in London

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

Structured Cabling Salary Trend in London

Structured Cabling
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Structured Cabling across the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Structured Cabling Salary Histogram in London

Structured Cabling
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Structured Cabling within the London region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Stanmore - 5 £26,500 -
City of London +29 2 £43,250 -27.91%
Greenford - 1 £29,000 -
Structured Cabling
England

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 25 (37.88%) Firewall
2 24 (36.36%) LAN
3 23 (34.85%) Cisco
4 20 (30.30%) VPN
4 20 (30.30%) Data Centre
5 18 (27.27%) Wireless
6 17 (25.76%) Finance
6 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
7 15 (22.73%) VoIP
8 14 (21.21%) Windows
9 13 (19.70%) ITIL
9 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
9 13 (19.70%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (16.67%) Project Management
10 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 11 (16.67%) WAN
10 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (15.15%) SAN
11 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
11 10 (15.15%) Linux
11 10 (15.15%) R
11 10 (15.15%) VLAN
12 9 (13.64%) NAS
12 9 (13.64%) MS Office
12 9 (13.64%) CCNP
13 8 (12.12%) OSPF
13 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
13 8 (12.12%) DNS
13 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.03%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
3 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.03%) MS Project
4 2 (3.03%) AutoCAD
4 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon S3
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.58%) Google Apps
3 2 (3.03%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.88%) Firewall
2 24 (36.36%) LAN
3 20 (30.30%) VPN
4 18 (27.27%) Wireless
5 15 (22.73%) VoIP
6 13 (19.70%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (16.67%) WAN
8 10 (15.15%) SAN
8 10 (15.15%) VLAN
9 9 (13.64%) NAS
10 8 (12.12%) OSPF
10 8 (12.12%) DNS
10 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
11 7 (10.61%) DHCP
11 7 (10.61%) BGP
11 7 (10.61%) 802.11
11 7 (10.61%) EIGRP
11 7 (10.61%) HSRP
11 7 (10.61%) GLBP
11 7 (10.61%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.58%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Electronics
5 3 (4.55%) Advertising
5 3 (4.55%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Retail
6 2 (3.03%) Back Office
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 8 (12.12%) Designer
4 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.06%) IT Support
8 3 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Network Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Cabling Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.12%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.52%) WAP
2 1 (1.52%) OLE
2 1 (1.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) CCTV
3 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) IPTV
4 2 (3.03%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.52%) EPoS
5 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
3 8 (12.12%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.03%) Android
6 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Project Management
3 5 (7.58%) Product Marketing
3 5 (7.58%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (7.58%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (6.06%) Project Planning
4 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.03%) Scrum
6 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.03%) Change Management
6 2 (3.03%) Service Management
6 2 (3.03%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.03%) DSDM
6 2 (3.03%) CAD
6 2 (3.03%) Kanban
6 2 (3.03%) Change Control
6 2 (3.03%) Capacity Management
6 2 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) R
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (13.64%) CCNP
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) HP APS
4 4 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.06%) CCNA
5 3 (4.55%) MCSE
5 3 (4.55%) CCIE
5 3 (4.55%) CCSA
5 3 (4.55%) BICSI Certification
6 2 (3.03%) CCDP
7 1 (1.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) ISO 14001
2 5 (7.58%) QA
2 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.03%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.61%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (9.09%) Nagios
2 6 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (7.58%) ARCserve
4 4 (6.06%) WSUS
4 4 (6.06%) OpenView
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Cisco
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.61%) VMware
4 6 (9.09%) Google
4 6 (9.09%) HP
4 6 (9.09%) Apple
4 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 5 (7.58%) Symantec
5 5 (7.58%) Acronis
6 4 (6.06%) 3Com
6 4 (6.06%) Avaya
6 4 (6.06%) Juniper
6 4 (6.06%) Nokia
7 3 (4.55%) Remedy
7 3 (4.55%) Mitel
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix
8 2 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.52%) Reuters
9 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg