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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethereal
Rank 883 866 868
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ethereal 14 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.012% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.069% 0.070% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 13
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,650 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £60,000 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -12.10%

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
20251 18478 21975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16086 14911 17942
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 October 2014 within the UK.

Ethereal Salary Histogram in the UK

Ethereal
Top 4 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 October 2014. 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
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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 -6 12 £42,500 +11.84% 5
South East -1 10 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Surrey -9 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Chertsey - 5 £40,000 -

Ethereal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 24 (82.76%) TCP/IP
1 24 (82.76%) Wireshark
1 24 (82.76%) tcpdump
2 22 (75.86%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) Blue Coat
3 14 (48.28%) F5
4 12 (41.38%) Manufacturing
4 12 (41.38%) HTTP
4 12 (41.38%) SNMP
4 12 (41.38%) DNS
4 12 (41.38%) SSL
4 12 (41.38%) Websense
4 12 (41.38%) Clearswift
4 12 (41.38%) WatchGuard
4 12 (41.38%) SonicWALL
5 11 (37.93%) Degree
6 10 (34.48%) Korn
6 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
6 10 (34.48%) SSH
6 10 (34.48%) CentOS
6 10 (34.48%) Bourne shell
6 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
6 10 (34.48%) Network Architecture
6 10 (34.48%) YUM
6 10 (34.48%) sed
6 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
6 10 (34.48%) SAN
6 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
6 10 (34.48%) Python
6 10 (34.48%) Perl

Ethereal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 2 (6.90%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 24 (82.76%) TCP/IP
1 24 (82.76%) Wireshark
1 24 (82.76%) tcpdump
2 12 (41.38%) HTTP
2 12 (41.38%) SNMP
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) SSL
3 10 (34.48%) SAN
3 10 (34.48%) Ethernet
3 10 (34.48%) SSH
4 8 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (13.79%) Firewall
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
6 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (6.90%) HSRP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
1 10 (34.48%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (27.59%) Big Data
General
1 12 (41.38%) Manufacturing
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Support Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Network Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Customer Support Engineer
2 13 (44.83%) Customer Engineer
3 12 (41.38%) Network Support Engineer
3 12 (41.38%) Network Support
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Linux Support
5 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IP Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) Replication
3 3 (10.34%) Economics
3 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Fedora
2 10 (34.48%) CentOS
2 10 (34.48%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Network Architecture
2 9 (31.03%) Video Analytics
2 9 (31.03%) Analytics
3 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Identity Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.34%) OWASP
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Logistics
7 1 (3.45%) Budget Control
7 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Perl
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
1 10 (34.48%) Python
1 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
1 10 (34.48%) AWK
1 10 (34.48%) Korn
1 10 (34.48%) Bourne shell
1 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
1 10 (34.48%) sed
2 5 (17.24%) C
2 5 (17.24%) C++
2 5 (17.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Postgraduate
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNP
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) YUM
2 3 (10.34%) Nessus
2 3 (10.34%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Blue Coat
1 14 (48.28%) F5
2 12 (41.38%) WatchGuard
2 12 (41.38%) SonicWALL
2 12 (41.38%) Websense
2 12 (41.38%) Clearswift
3 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
4 8 (27.59%) CA
5 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) McAfee
6 2 (6.90%) Mitel
6 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.90%) Aruba
6 2 (6.90%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.45%) Ipanema Technologies
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