The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 81 79 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 3 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.40% 0.70% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.32% 3.26% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.52%
Ethernet
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
228 184 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.28% 21.55% 21.55%
Number of salaries quoted 167 163 181
Average salary £43,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in Southampton

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 8 (72.73%) OSPF
3 8 (72.73%) BGP
4 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
4 7 (63.64%) MPLS
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) TACACS
6 5 (45.45%) IPX
6 5 (45.45%) WLAN
6 5 (45.45%) LDAP
6 5 (45.45%) SSL
6 5 (45.45%) PKI
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (45.45%) SSH
7 4 (36.36%) Fast Ethernet
7 4 (36.36%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 4 (36.36%) DMVPN
7 4 (36.36%) Multicast
7 4 (36.36%) ATM
7 4 (36.36%) ISDN
7 4 (36.36%) PPP
7 4 (36.36%) Frame Relay
7 4 (36.36%) IPsec

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (18.18%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
3 8 (72.73%) VPN
3 8 (72.73%) OSPF
3 8 (72.73%) BGP
4 7 (63.64%) EIGRP
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) LAN
4 7 (63.64%) MPLS
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
6 5 (45.45%) WLAN
6 5 (45.45%) SSL
6 5 (45.45%) TACACS
6 5 (45.45%) Firewall
6 5 (45.45%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (45.45%) LDAP
6 5 (45.45%) IPX
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (45.45%) SSH
7 4 (36.36%) Fast Ethernet
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) ITSM
1 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
1 2 (18.18%) Network Design
1 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
1 2 (18.18%) Demand Management
2 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper