The table below looks at the statistics for Ethereal skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethereal over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethereal
Rank 871 883 876
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ethereal 7 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.037% 0.057% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 6
Average salary £36,000 £75,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% +94.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,800 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ethereal
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ethereal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ethereal
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethereal within the UK.

Ethereal Salary Trend in the UK

Ethereal
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethereal over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Ethereal Salary Histogram in the UK

Ethereal
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethereal within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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
England -7 7 £36,000 -52.00% 1
South East -22 6 £33,500 -16.25%
Surrey - 3 £38,500 -
Reading - 3 £30,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire -20 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Chertsey - 1 £39,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £30,000 -

Ethereal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Ethereal 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 Ethereal.

1 20 (95.24%) Blue Coat
1 20 (95.24%) Wireshark
1 20 (95.24%) F5
2 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) Websense
2 14 (66.67%) Clearswift
2 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (66.67%) HTTP
2 14 (66.67%) SNMP
2 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (66.67%) SSL
2 14 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 14 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 14 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 14 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 6 (28.57%) Lync
3 6 (28.57%) Mitel
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) ProCurve
3 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 6 (28.57%) Aruba
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) McAfee
3 6 (28.57%) LAN

Ethereal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Ethereal 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 Ethereal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) Wireshark
2 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) HTTP
2 14 (66.67%) SNMP
2 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (66.67%) SSL
2 14 (66.67%) tcpdump
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
3 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 6 (28.57%) VoIP
3 6 (28.57%) WAN
3 6 (28.57%) Firewall
3 6 (28.57%) Wireless
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 14 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Network Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 14 (66.67%) Network Support
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Linux Support
4 4 (19.05%) Customer Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Telecoms Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) IP Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Economics
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) OWASP
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security
4 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CCNP
2 3 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Nessus
1 1 (4.76%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Blue Coat
1 20 (95.24%) F5
2 14 (66.67%) Websense
2 14 (66.67%) Clearswift
2 14 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 14 (66.67%) SonicWALL
3 6 (28.57%) Mitel
3 6 (28.57%) ProCurve
3 6 (28.57%) Fortinet
3 6 (28.57%) Aruba
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 3 (14.29%) Ipanema Technologies
Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
North London
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago