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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 213 213 233
Rank change year-on-year
0 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 28 39 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.55% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.41% 3.87% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 13
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £31,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
1163 1009 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.36% 14.30% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 885 781 1058
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -11 16 £40,000 -13.97% 9
Lancashire - 6 £55,000 -
Merseyside +12 3 £19,000 - 1
Cheshire -6 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 32 (62.75%) Windows
3 27 (52.94%) VoIP
3 27 (52.94%) DNS
3 27 (52.94%) Telecoms
4 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
5 25 (49.02%) MS Excel
6 22 (43.14%) MS Exchange
6 22 (43.14%) MS Office
7 21 (41.18%) DHCP
8 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
8 19 (37.25%) Internet
9 18 (35.29%) VPN
10 16 (31.37%) SAN
10 16 (31.37%) Broadband
10 16 (31.37%) Windows XP
10 16 (31.37%) VMware
10 16 (31.37%) Windows Vista
11 15 (29.41%) Cisco
11 15 (29.41%) Service Delivery
12 14 (27.45%) Firewall
12 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (25.49%) LAN
14 12 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (23.53%) DECT
14 12 (23.53%) Linux
14 12 (23.53%) MCSE
14 12 (23.53%) Citrix
14 12 (23.53%) SLA
14 12 (23.53%) Resource Management

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 22 (43.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) WinCC
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (49.02%) MS Excel
2 22 (43.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (52.94%) VoIP
1 27 (52.94%) DNS
2 21 (41.18%) DHCP
3 19 (37.25%) TCP/IP
3 19 (37.25%) Internet
4 18 (35.29%) VPN
5 16 (31.37%) Broadband
5 16 (31.37%) SAN
6 14 (27.45%) Firewall
7 13 (25.49%) LAN
8 12 (23.53%) DECT
8 12 (23.53%) iSCSI
8 12 (23.53%) NAS
9 9 (17.65%) IPv4
10 7 (13.73%) MPLS
10 7 (13.73%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (11.76%) ADSL
11 6 (11.76%) WAN
12 5 (9.80%) IPv6
12 5 (9.80%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) CodeWarrior
General
1 27 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Technical Support
4 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Operations Manager
5 6 (11.76%) IT Operations Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Support Manager
6 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Life Science
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) IPTV
3 2 (3.92%) Open Source
3 2 (3.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
4 1 (1.96%) SCADA
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Windows XP
2 16 (31.37%) Windows Vista
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 10 (19.61%) Android
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.88%) Debian
7 2 (3.92%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) UNIX
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 12 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (23.53%) Resource Management
2 12 (23.53%) Performance Management
2 12 (23.53%) Software Deployment
2 12 (23.53%) Service Desk Management
2 12 (23.53%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.76%) ITIL
4 6 (11.76%) Project Management
5 5 (9.80%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.84%) Coaching
6 4 (7.84%) Information Security
7 3 (5.88%) Network Management
7 3 (5.88%) High Availability
8 2 (3.92%) WAN Optimisation
8 2 (3.92%) Network Design
8 2 (3.92%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) C
2 3 (5.88%) Perl
3 2 (3.92%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (23.53%) MCSE
3 9 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.92%) CCSA
5 2 (3.92%) CCSE
5 2 (3.92%) CCIE
5 2 (3.92%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) HND
6 1 (1.96%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 7 (13.73%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.88%) Kamailio
5 3 (5.88%) vCloud
6 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.96%) iptables
7 1 (1.96%) vSphere
7 1 (1.96%) XenServer
7 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) OpenView
1 2 (3.92%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) Cacti
2 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 15 (29.41%) Cisco
4 12 (23.53%) Citrix
5 7 (13.73%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) Juniper
7 3 (5.88%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) Apple
7 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.92%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (3.92%) Nokia
8 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.92%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) Redback
9 1 (1.96%) Siemens
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) Nortel
9 1 (1.96%) NetSuite
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