The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 216 200 159
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -41
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 20 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.44% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 2.57% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 41
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
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 South West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1070 1012 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.45% 17.25% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 895 794 777
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in the South West

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in the South West

Ethernet
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Wiltshire +2 8 £37,500 +44.23% 1
Gloucestershire -17 5 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Somerset - 4 £26,000 -
Bristol -8 1 - -
Devon -11 1 £48,500 +70.17% 2
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Firewall
3 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (31.58%) VPN
4 12 (31.58%) Cisco
4 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) DHCP
5 11 (28.95%) LAN
5 11 (28.95%) C
6 10 (26.32%) WAN
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
7 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
7 9 (23.68%) C++
7 9 (23.68%) Linux
7 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.05%) Avaya
8 8 (21.05%) Wireless
8 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 7 (18.42%) VMware
9 7 (18.42%) MS Office
9 7 (18.42%) VoIP
9 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
9 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
10 6 (15.79%) SMTP
10 6 (15.79%) Citrix
10 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
11 5 (13.16%) Python

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) EPLAN
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (57.89%) Firewall
2 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (31.58%) VPN
4 11 (28.95%) DNS
4 11 (28.95%) DHCP
4 11 (28.95%) LAN
5 10 (26.32%) WAN
6 8 (21.05%) Wireless
7 7 (18.42%) VoIP
8 6 (15.79%) SMTP
9 5 (13.16%) Wireshark
10 4 (10.53%) Unified Communications
10 4 (10.53%) ATM
10 4 (10.53%) Broadband
10 4 (10.53%) MPLS
10 4 (10.53%) SNMP
10 4 (10.53%) QSIG
10 4 (10.53%) IPsec
11 3 (7.89%) Frame Relay
11 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
1 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.89%) Automotive
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
1 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Support
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Network Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) MFC
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
1 5 (13.16%) BYOD
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.89%) iPhone
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.63%) Verilog
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.89%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.53%) Memory Management
2 4 (10.53%) Time Management
3 3 (7.89%) TDD
4 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.26%) Network Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) IC Design
5 1 (2.63%) Network Design
5 1 (2.63%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) UML
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C
2 9 (23.68%) C++
3 5 (13.16%) Python
3 5 (13.16%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) Bourne shell
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCNA
5 1 (2.63%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.63%) CCNP
5 1 (2.63%) HNC
5 1 (2.63%) HND
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Terminal Services
3 3 (7.89%) Firmware
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) UAG
4 2 (5.26%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) yum
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
1 2 (5.26%) Zenoss
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Avaya
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) Citrix
5 4 (10.53%) Siemens
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) EMC
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Progress
7 1 (2.63%) Splunk
7 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
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