The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 59 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.75% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 1.82% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £39,200 £19,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Ethernet
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 55 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.36% 11.48% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 57
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -7.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in Merseyside

Ethernet
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing 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 Ethernet.

1 4 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) 802.11
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) TACACS
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) NetScout
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) 802.1X
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) TRILL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing 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 Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) 802.11
1 4 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) SNMP
1 4 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (100.00%) TACACS
1 4 (100.00%) TRILL
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Engineering Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) LAN Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) 802.1X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) F5
1 4 (100.00%) NetScout
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds