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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 90 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 10 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.83% 1.00% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.02% 5.18% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 8
Average salary £27,500 £52,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.11% +118.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £52,400 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%
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
331 193 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.38% 19.24% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 270 158 222
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 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
Bridgend +6 4 £30,000 - 3
Newport -12 3 £22,000 -57.89%
Torfaen - 2 £25,000 -
Cardiff -3 1 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Ethernet
Wales

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (50.00%) BGP
1 8 (50.00%) OSPF
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 6 (37.50%) VoIP
3 6 (37.50%) PPP
3 6 (37.50%) RIP
3 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Network Management
3 6 (37.50%) F5
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Broadband
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) OpenView
5 4 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
5 4 (25.00%) Nortel
5 4 (25.00%) Avaya
5 4 (25.00%) BMC
5 4 (25.00%) Nokia
5 4 (25.00%) Siemens
5 4 (25.00%) Apple

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) OSPF
1 8 (50.00%) BGP
2 6 (37.50%) EIGRP
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) VoIP
2 6 (37.50%) PPP
2 6 (37.50%) RIP
2 6 (37.50%) VPN
3 5 (31.25%) Broadband
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) MPLS
4 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) FDDI
4 4 (25.00%) ISDN
4 4 (25.00%) ADSL
4 4 (25.00%) WLAN
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) Support Technician
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Network Management
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIA
6 1 (6.25%) JNCIS
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) OpenView
1 4 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Nortel
4 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 4 (25.00%) BMC
4 4 (25.00%) Nokia
4 4 (25.00%) Siemens
4 4 (25.00%) Apple
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Remedy
4 4 (25.00%) 3Com
4 4 (25.00%) SonicWALL
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
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