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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 238 208 216
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 16 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.58% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.51% 4.09% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 24
Average salary £27,500 £34,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.86% +6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £18,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,497 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +1.24%
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
1060 954 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.15% 14.12% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 877 767 862
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -33 10 £27,000 -22.85% 6
Lancashire -6 4 £40,000 +42.85%
Cheshire -17 1 £45,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
3 16 (37.21%) MPLS
4 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (32.56%) Linux
4 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
5 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
6 12 (27.91%) DNS
7 11 (25.58%) BGP
7 11 (25.58%) Broadband
8 10 (23.26%) WAN
8 10 (23.26%) Windows
8 10 (23.26%) MS Office
8 10 (23.26%) Internet
8 10 (23.26%) VPLS
8 10 (23.26%) Degree
9 9 (20.93%) OSPF
9 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
9 9 (20.93%) LAN
9 9 (20.93%) Firewall
10 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (18.60%) Fortinet
11 7 (16.28%) Juniper
11 7 (16.28%) VoIP
11 7 (16.28%) VPN
12 6 (13.95%) CCNA
12 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
13 5 (11.63%) BT

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 9 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.65%) SAS
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) TCP/IP
1 16 (37.21%) MPLS
2 12 (27.91%) DNS
3 11 (25.58%) BGP
3 11 (25.58%) Broadband
4 10 (23.26%) WAN
4 10 (23.26%) Internet
4 10 (23.26%) VPLS
5 9 (20.93%) OSPF
5 9 (20.93%) LAN
5 9 (20.93%) Firewall
6 7 (16.28%) VoIP
6 7 (16.28%) VPN
7 5 (11.63%) ADSL
7 5 (11.63%) SMTP
8 4 (9.30%) IPstream
9 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.98%) NAS
9 3 (6.98%) ICMP
9 3 (6.98%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Network Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Team Leader
3 5 (11.63%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Deskside Support
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Engineering Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.65%) CSS
1 2 (4.65%) Web Services
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
1 2 (4.65%) jQuery
1 2 (4.65%) REST
1 2 (4.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Life Science
3 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) ASIC
3 2 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.65%) VHDL
3 2 (4.65%) Verilog
3 2 (4.65%) SystemC
3 2 (4.65%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) Xbox
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
3 5 (11.63%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.30%) UNIX
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Android
6 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.63%) Change Management
3 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.30%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (9.30%) Network Management
4 3 (6.98%) Software Deployment
4 3 (6.98%) Analytics
4 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Management
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
4 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) Network Design
4 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) OO
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Validation
5 2 (4.65%) IC Design
5 2 (4.65%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) C
2 3 (6.98%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) PHP
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) Tcl
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.26%) Degree
3 6 (13.95%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) CCNP
5 3 (6.98%) CCDA
5 3 (6.98%) CCDP
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.98%) MCSE
6 1 (2.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) vSphere
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) vCloud
3 1 (2.33%) Kamailio
3 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Cacti
1 3 (6.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (48.84%) Cisco
3 8 (18.60%) Fortinet
4 7 (16.28%) Juniper
5 5 (11.63%) BT
6 2 (4.65%) Xilinx
6 2 (4.65%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Cadence
6 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.65%) Altera
6 2 (4.65%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 2 (4.65%) Synopsys
6 2 (4.65%) Zend
7 1 (2.33%) Meraki
7 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.33%) Redback
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
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