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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 205 204 219
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 34 51 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 4.67% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 18
Average salary £32,250 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.43% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,100 £19,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -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
1127 1093 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.39% 15.40% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 842 842 1070
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +1 22 £24,500 -45.55% 8
Lancashire - 6 £36,500 - 1
Merseyside +15 3 £19,000 -
Cheshire +1 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
2 35 (64.81%) Windows
3 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
3 26 (48.15%) VoIP
3 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 26 (48.15%) Telecoms
4 25 (46.30%) DNS
5 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
6 22 (40.74%) DHCP
7 20 (37.04%) VPN
7 20 (37.04%) VMware
8 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
8 19 (35.19%) MS Office
9 18 (33.33%) SAN
10 17 (31.48%) Internet
10 17 (31.48%) Broadband
10 17 (31.48%) LAN
11 15 (27.78%) Windows XP
11 15 (27.78%) Cisco
11 15 (27.78%) Windows Vista
11 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.93%) Citrix
12 14 (25.93%) Service Delivery
12 14 (25.93%) Firewall
13 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (22.22%) IPv4
13 12 (22.22%) SLA
13 12 (22.22%) Android
14 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (20.37%) NAS

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (42.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) WinCC
Applications
1 26 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 19 (35.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (48.15%) VoIP
2 25 (46.30%) DNS
3 22 (40.74%) DHCP
4 20 (37.04%) VPN
5 19 (35.19%) TCP/IP
6 18 (33.33%) SAN
7 17 (31.48%) Broadband
7 17 (31.48%) LAN
7 17 (31.48%) Internet
8 14 (25.93%) Firewall
9 12 (22.22%) IPv4
10 11 (20.37%) NAS
11 10 (18.52%) DECT
11 10 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (18.52%) iSCSI
12 8 (14.81%) ADSL
13 7 (12.96%) WAN
14 6 (11.11%) MPLS
15 5 (9.26%) DSL
15 5 (9.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) CodeWarrior
General
1 26 (48.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 12 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Operations Manager
5 5 (9.26%) Support Manager
6 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (5.56%) Electronics Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) COM
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Life Science
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) IPTV
4 1 (1.85%) SCADA
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) BBC
4 1 (1.85%) Replication
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Windows XP
2 15 (27.78%) Windows Vista
3 12 (22.22%) Android
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.52%) Linux
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.11%) Mac OS X
7 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.56%) Windows CE
9 2 (3.70%) Debian
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Service Delivery
2 10 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (18.52%) Incident Management
2 10 (18.52%) Resource Management
2 10 (18.52%) Performance Management
2 10 (18.52%) Software Deployment
2 10 (18.52%) Service Desk Management
2 10 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (11.11%) ITIL
4 5 (9.26%) Project Management
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.41%) Network Architecture
5 4 (7.41%) Coaching
6 3 (5.56%) Network Management
6 3 (5.56%) Migration
6 3 (5.56%) CAD
7 2 (3.70%) Validation
7 2 (3.70%) Network Design
7 2 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) C
2 2 (3.70%) Perl
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.52%) MCSE
3 9 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) CCSA
4 2 (3.70%) CCSE
4 2 (3.70%) CCIE
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.52%) XenDesktop
4 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.56%) vCloud
6 2 (3.70%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.70%) Kamailio
7 1 (1.85%) vSphere
7 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.85%) XenServer
7 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) OpenView
1 2 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) VMware
3 15 (27.78%) Cisco
4 14 (25.93%) Citrix
5 10 (18.52%) NetApp
6 4 (7.41%) Juniper
7 3 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (5.56%) Apple
7 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.56%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (3.70%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.70%) F5
8 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.70%) Nokia
9 1 (1.85%) Siemens
9 1 (1.85%) Sage
9 1 (1.85%) Nortel
9 1 (1.85%) McAfee
9 1 (1.85%) NetSuite
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + benefits + relocation where appropriate
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + 10% bonus + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + On-call / bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago