The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 225 216 237
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 26 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.32% 2.89% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 10
Average salary £40,000 £46,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% +43.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,250 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1119 935 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.09% 14.34% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 904 785 1008
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in the North West

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in the North West

Ethernet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Manchester -2 12 £25,000 -42.85% 2
Lancashire - 7 £55,000 -
Cheshire -15 4 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Merseyside - 3 £19,000 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 26 (56.52%) Telecoms
3 25 (54.35%) VoIP
4 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
4 24 (52.17%) DNS
4 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 21 (45.65%) MS Office
7 20 (43.48%) TCP/IP
8 19 (41.30%) DHCP
9 17 (36.96%) Internet
10 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (32.61%) VPN
10 15 (32.61%) Windows XP
10 15 (32.61%) Windows Vista
11 14 (30.43%) SAN
11 14 (30.43%) Service Delivery
12 13 (28.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 13 (28.26%) SLA
12 13 (28.26%) DECT
12 13 (28.26%) MCSE
12 13 (28.26%) Resource Management
12 13 (28.26%) Life Science
12 13 (28.26%) Performance Management
12 13 (28.26%) iSCSI
12 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (28.26%) NAS
12 13 (28.26%) Office 365
12 13 (28.26%) Software Deployment

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 23 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (28.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) WinCC
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 21 (45.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (54.35%) VoIP
2 24 (52.17%) DNS
3 20 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 19 (41.30%) DHCP
5 17 (36.96%) Internet
6 15 (32.61%) VPN
7 14 (30.43%) SAN
8 13 (28.26%) DECT
8 13 (28.26%) iSCSI
8 13 (28.26%) NAS
9 12 (26.09%) Broadband
9 12 (26.09%) Firewall
10 9 (19.57%) LAN
11 7 (15.22%) MPLS
12 6 (13.04%) IPv4
12 6 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (10.87%) WAN
14 4 (8.70%) PSTN
14 4 (8.70%) ADSL
14 4 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) CodeWarrior
General
1 26 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Support Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (15.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Manager
4 6 (13.04%) IT Operations Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Support
4 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Operations Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Deskside Support
6 3 (6.52%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Life Science
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) iPad
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) BBC
5 1 (2.17%) SCADA
5 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows XP
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Vista
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.74%) Android
4 10 (21.74%) Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.52%) Debian
7 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.17%) UNIX
8 1 (2.17%) Windows CE
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Service Delivery
2 13 (28.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (28.26%) Resource Management
2 13 (28.26%) Performance Management
2 13 (28.26%) Software Deployment
2 13 (28.26%) Service Desk Management
2 13 (28.26%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (13.04%) Network Architecture
3 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.87%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.52%) High Availability
5 3 (6.52%) Network Design
6 2 (4.35%) Coaching
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Information Security
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C
1 3 (6.52%) Perl
2 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (28.26%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) VCP4
5 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) CCNA
6 2 (4.35%) MCP
7 1 (2.17%) HND
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) CCDA
7 1 (2.17%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.04%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.52%) Kamailio
6 2 (4.35%) vCloud
7 1 (2.17%) XenServer
7 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Nagios
1 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.17%) Cacti
1 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Cisco
3 11 (23.91%) VMware
4 9 (19.57%) Citrix
5 6 (13.04%) NetApp
6 3 (6.52%) Juniper
6 3 (6.52%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) BT
8 1 (2.17%) Sage
8 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) McAfee
8 1 (2.17%) Redback
8 1 (2.17%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (2.17%) NetSuite
8 1 (2.17%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.17%) Siemens
8 1 (2.17%) HP
8 1 (2.17%) Dell
8 1 (2.17%) Nortel
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