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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 77 85 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 6 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.76% 0.51% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.37% 2.08% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £34,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
178 192 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.50% 24.46% 24.35%
Number of salaries quoted 163 186 161
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) VLAN
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) PPP
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) ATM
4 5 (50.00%) ISDN
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 5 (50.00%) CCNA
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Frame Relay
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 5 (50.00%) Fast Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (40.00%) DMVPN
5 4 (40.00%) SSH
5 4 (40.00%) People Management

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) VLAN
2 7 (70.00%) Wireless
3 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 6 (60.00%) OSPF
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) ATM
4 5 (50.00%) ISDN
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Frame Relay
4 5 (50.00%) PPP
4 5 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (50.00%) Fast Ethernet
4 5 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 4 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Informix
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (20.00%) MPEG
3 2 (20.00%) DTV
4 1 (10.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Budget Control
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNP
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Pegasus
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) F5