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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 84 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 4 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.37% 1.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 5.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
269 261 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.72% 22.64% 26.45%
Number of salaries quoted 251 228 194
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Ethernet Salary Histogram 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 27 August 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
Cardiff -14 2 £28,750 -11.53%
Gwent - 1 - -
Torfaen - 1 £42,500 -
Ethernet
Wales

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 7 (46.67%) Aerospace
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Avionics
3 5 (33.33%) Avaya
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (26.67%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) CCNP
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 3 (20.00%) Meraki
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) JBoss
6 2 (13.33%) Apache
6 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) DHCP
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (13.33%) Intel

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Apache
1 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (6.67%) DSL
General
1 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 7 (46.67%) Aerospace
2 7 (46.67%) Avionics
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Support
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mathematics
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Fedora
2 1 (6.67%) i5/OS
2 1 (6.67%) CentOS
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) CCENT
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Avaya
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (20.00%) Meraki
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Intel
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat