The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 112 110 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 25 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 1.31% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.27% 4.22% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 19
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +64.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £28,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
764 711 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.87% 30.98% 26.25%
Number of salaries quoted 406 538 419
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Ethernet
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Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in Reading

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in Reading

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 21 (52.50%) MPLS
2 19 (47.50%) Telecoms
3 18 (45.00%) Firewall
3 18 (45.00%) Cisco
4 17 (42.50%) PPP
4 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (42.50%) xDSL
5 14 (35.00%) OSPF
5 14 (35.00%) BGP
5 14 (35.00%) Linux
6 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
6 13 (32.50%) VPN
6 13 (32.50%) WAN
7 12 (30.00%) C
7 12 (30.00%) DSL
8 11 (27.50%) CCNP
8 11 (27.50%) CCNA
8 11 (27.50%) L2TP
8 11 (27.50%) UNIX
8 11 (27.50%) IPsec
9 10 (25.00%) C++
10 9 (22.50%) Change Management
10 9 (22.50%) Firmware
10 9 (22.50%) STB
10 9 (22.50%) QA
11 8 (20.00%) ITIL
12 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
13 6 (15.00%) Network Management
13 6 (15.00%) F5
13 6 (15.00%) Windows

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) MPLS
2 18 (45.00%) Firewall
3 17 (42.50%) PPP
3 17 (42.50%) xDSL
4 14 (35.00%) OSPF
4 14 (35.00%) BGP
5 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
5 13 (32.50%) VPN
5 13 (32.50%) WAN
6 12 (30.00%) DSL
7 11 (27.50%) L2TP
7 11 (27.50%) IPsec
8 6 (15.00%) ATM
8 6 (15.00%) SNMP
8 6 (15.00%) X.21
9 5 (12.50%) VoIP
10 3 (7.50%) DNS
10 3 (7.50%) DHCP
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (5.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (47.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) NOC Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Support
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Firmware
1 9 (22.50%) STB
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.50%) IBM XIV
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) UNIX
3 6 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Change Management
2 8 (20.00%) ITIL
3 7 (17.50%) Load Balancing
4 6 (15.00%) Network Management
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Stress Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Network Design
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Validation
7 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.50%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.50%) Product Marketing
7 1 (2.50%) Time Management
7 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) C
2 10 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 5 (12.50%) Perl
3 5 (12.50%) Python
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (27.50%) CCNP
2 11 (27.50%) CCNA
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) CCIE
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.50%) CCIP
5 3 (7.50%) CCSP
5 3 (7.50%) MCSE
5 3 (7.50%) MCSA
5 3 (7.50%) JNCIA
6 2 (5.00%) SCSA
6 2 (5.00%) Sun Certification
7 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 6 (15.00%) F5
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) Juniper
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Sun
5 2 (5.00%) Huawei
5 2 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (2.50%) Symantec
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) VMware