The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank - - 220
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.074%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-42.10% +6.74%
Gigabit 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
985 897 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.44% 16.99% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 845 721 892
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Gigabit Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Trend in the South West

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet.

1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) CPLD
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) CPLD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) CCIE
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Lattice Semiconductor