The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 81 99 73
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 17 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.45% 0.49% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.80% 2.14% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 8
Average salary £24,000 £36,750 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.69% +7.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Ethernet
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
250 281 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.31% 23.17% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 221 226 171
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ethernet
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in South Wales

Ethernet
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Newport - 16 £24,000 -
Cardiff -7 1 £30,250 -29.23%
Ethernet
Wales

Ethernet
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 26 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) VoIP
3 6 (23.08%) GPON
3 6 (23.08%) 802.1X
3 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 6 (23.08%) Back Office
3 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 6 (23.08%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) SNMP
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 6 (23.08%) Broadband
3 6 (23.08%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
3 6 (23.08%) 802.11
3 6 (23.08%) OSPF
3 6 (23.08%) BGP
3 6 (23.08%) VRRP
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) CNA
4 1 (3.85%) Novell Certification
4 1 (3.85%) LTE

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 6 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) VoIP
2 6 (23.08%) 802.11
2 6 (23.08%) BGP
2 6 (23.08%) Broadband
2 6 (23.08%) DHCP
2 6 (23.08%) GPON
2 6 (23.08%) OSPF
2 6 (23.08%) SNMP
2 6 (23.08%) VRRP
3 1 (3.85%) LTE
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (23.08%) Back Office
1 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Installations Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) IT Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Principal Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 6 (23.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) CCNA
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CNA
2 1 (3.85%) Novell Certification
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Cisco
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft