The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 506 408 391
Rank change year-on-year
-98 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 462 614 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.56% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 3.11% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 366 480 588
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20450 19764 21060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.45% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16425 15888 17385
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ethernet
Salary Trend

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in the UK

Ethernet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Ethernet
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(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 -73 440 £40,000 -5.88% 42
London -85 168 £47,500 +2.15% 15
South East -26 148 £35,000 -26.31% 13
Berkshire +10 43 £35,000 -33.33% 4
Surrey -3 36 £31,000 -43.63% 4
East of England -4 32 £42,500 +14.86% 3
City of London -35 32 £51,250 -2.38% 5
South West -32 31 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Hampshire -12 29 £37,500 - 4
North West 0 26 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 23 £42,500 +42.85% 3
Reading -8 23 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cambridge +9 21 £42,500 +39.34% 3
Manchester -2 15 £32,500 -15.58% 3
West Midlands -15 15 £30,500 -23.75%
Dorking - 14 - -
Bracknell - 13 £35,000 - 1
Wales -31 11 £37,500 -11.76% 3
West Sussex -3 10 £27,500 -42.10% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 10 £35,000 -27.08%
Wiltshire - 10 £25,000 -
Birmingham +8 9 £30,500 -17.56%
Derbyshire -5 9 £37,500 +36.36%
East Midlands -8 9 £37,500 +36.36%
Horsham - 9 £27,500 -
Basingstoke -10 8 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -14 8 £51,250 +2.50%
Edinburgh -16 8 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Scotland -27 8 £38,500 -6.08% 3
Derby - 8 £37,500 -

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 395 (39.50%) Cisco
2 373 (37.30%) TCP/IP
3 352 (35.20%) Windows
4 317 (31.70%) MPLS
5 287 (28.70%) WAN
6 283 (28.30%) Firewall
7 273 (27.30%) Linux
8 251 (25.10%) Cisco Certification
9 236 (23.60%) Degree
10 234 (23.40%) Telecoms
11 232 (23.20%) LAN
12 214 (21.40%) C
13 208 (20.80%) VPN
14 204 (20.40%) Microsoft
15 188 (18.80%) BGP
16 179 (17.90%) OSPF
16 179 (17.90%) VMware
17 173 (17.30%) DNS
18 157 (15.70%) Active Directory
19 152 (15.20%) CCNP
20 148 (14.80%) Juniper
21 146 (14.60%) C++
22 143 (14.30%) CCNA
23 139 (13.90%) Wireless
24 136 (13.60%) Software Engineering
25 130 (13.00%) Internet
26 123 (12.30%) HP
27 119 (11.90%) MS Excel
28 117 (11.70%) MS Exchange
29 115 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 117 (11.70%) MS Exchange
2 57 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (5.00%) Apache
4 23 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 18 (1.80%) Moodle
8 17 (1.70%) IIS
9 15 (1.50%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.40%) Lync
10 14 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (1.20%) Node.js
12 9 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.60%) WebSphere
15 5 (0.50%) SAS
16 4 (0.40%) GroupWise
16 4 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 119 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 73 (7.30%) MS Office
3 14 (1.40%) AutoCAD
4 13 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Simulink
6 1 (0.10%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.60%) Office 365
2 6 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.10%) SaaS
4 1 (0.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 373 (37.30%) TCP/IP
2 317 (31.70%) MPLS
3 287 (28.70%) WAN
4 283 (28.30%) Firewall
5 232 (23.20%) LAN
6 208 (20.80%) VPN
7 188 (18.80%) BGP
8 179 (17.90%) OSPF
9 173 (17.30%) DNS
10 139 (13.90%) Wireless
11 130 (13.00%) Internet
12 111 (11.10%) DHCP
13 101 (10.10%) SAN
14 93 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
15 91 (9.10%) Network Security
16 88 (8.80%) ADSL
17 79 (7.90%) VoIP
18 74 (7.40%) DWDM
19 70 (7.00%) SNMP
20 68 (6.80%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.30%) MySQL
3 27 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.20%) HBase
8 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.80%) Big Data
9 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.40%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.30%) OLTP
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.30%) MS Access
11 3 (0.30%) OLAP
12 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 43 (4.30%) Subversion
2 36 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.80%) Visual Studio
3 18 (1.80%) PVCS
4 8 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.20%) Hudson
6 2 (0.20%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.20%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.20%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.10%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.10%) CodeWarrior
7 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.10%) WebLOAD
General
1 234 (23.40%) Telecoms
2 95 (9.50%) Finance
2 95 (9.50%) Electronics
3 45 (4.50%) Aerospace
4 37 (3.70%) Marketing
5 25 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.40%) Retail
7 17 (1.70%) Multimedia
8 14 (1.40%) Legal
9 12 (1.20%) Avionics
10 11 (1.10%) Law
10 11 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.00%) Advertising
12 9 (0.90%) Banking
13 8 (0.80%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.70%) Back Office
15 5 (0.50%) Automotive
15 5 (0.50%) French Language
16 4 (0.40%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 197 (19.70%) Network Engineer
2 108 (10.80%) Software Engineer
3 81 (8.10%) Analyst
3 81 (8.10%) Consultant
4 79 (7.90%) Support Engineer
5 62 (6.20%) Administrator
6 54 (5.40%) Systems Administrator
7 48 (4.80%) Systems Engineer
8 43 (4.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 34 (3.40%) Architect
9 34 (3.40%) Technical Support
10 32 (3.20%) Support Analyst
11 28 (2.80%) Operations Engineer
12 27 (2.70%) Network Operations Engineer
12 27 (2.70%) Developer
13 26 (2.60%) Senior Software Engineer
13 26 (2.60%) Team Leader
14 25 (2.50%) Network Support
15 23 (2.30%) Technical Engineer
15 23 (2.30%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (6.30%) .NET
2 41 (4.10%) MFC
3 23 (2.30%) Qt
4 21 (2.10%) XML
4 21 (2.10%) HTML
5 19 (1.90%) CSS
6 16 (1.60%) STL
6 16 (1.60%) Direct3D
6 16 (1.60%) OpenGL
6 16 (1.60%) WPF
7 14 (1.40%) Web Services
8 13 (1.30%) Regular Expression
9 11 (1.10%) LAMP
10 8 (0.80%) .NET Framework
10 8 (0.80%) Flash
11 6 (0.60%) REST
11 6 (0.60%) COM
12 5 (0.50%) Middleware
13 4 (0.40%) J2SE
13 4 (0.40%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 94 (9.40%) Computer Science
2 84 (8.40%) Firmware
3 35 (3.50%) Mathematics
4 34 (3.40%) Replication
5 30 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 30 (3.00%) Device Driver
6 28 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
7 26 (2.60%) Open Source
8 25 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 24 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
10 22 (2.20%) Clustering
11 20 (2.00%) STB
12 18 (1.80%) Blackberry
13 17 (1.70%) CAN bus
13 17 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.60%) Visualisation
14 16 (1.60%) CUDA
15 14 (1.40%) EqualLogic
16 13 (1.30%) IPTV
17 12 (1.20%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 352 (35.20%) Windows
2 273 (27.30%) Linux
3 105 (10.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (9.00%) UNIX
5 65 (6.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (5.60%) CentOS
6 56 (5.60%) Windows 7
7 50 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (4.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (4.00%) Windows XP
10 33 (3.30%) Mac OS X
11 21 (2.10%) Embedded Linux
12 14 (1.40%) Windows Vista
12 14 (1.40%) Windows 8
13 13 (1.30%) Solaris
14 11 (1.10%) Fedora
14 11 (1.10%) Android
15 6 (0.60%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.50%) SUSE
16 5 (0.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (13.60%) Software Engineering
2 100 (10.00%) ITIL
3 74 (7.40%) Service Delivery
4 61 (6.10%) Project Management
5 52 (5.20%) Network Management
6 47 (4.70%) Network Design
7 41 (4.10%) Load Balancing
7 41 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
8 38 (3.80%) Change Management
9 34 (3.40%) Time Management
10 33 (3.30%) UML
11 32 (3.20%) Migration
12 30 (3.00%) Capacity Planning
13 25 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (2.50%) TDD
14 24 (2.40%) Configuration Management
15 23 (2.30%) Analytics
16 22 (2.20%) Capacity Management
16 22 (2.20%) Performance Testing
17 21 (2.10%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 214 (21.40%) C
2 146 (14.60%) C++
3 87 (8.70%) Python
4 86 (8.60%) Embedded C
4 86 (8.60%) SQL
5 58 (5.80%) C#
6 55 (5.50%) Perl
7 46 (4.60%) Bash Shell
8 40 (4.00%) Assembly Language
9 38 (3.80%) Java
10 34 (3.40%) Embedded C++
11 24 (2.40%) Shell Script
12 20 (2.00%) VB
12 20 (2.00%) PHP
13 19 (1.90%) sed
14 18 (1.80%) VC++
15 13 (1.30%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.20%) Ruby
17 11 (1.10%) Bourne shell
17 11 (1.10%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 251 (25.10%) Cisco Certification
2 236 (23.60%) Degree
3 152 (15.20%) CCNP
4 143 (14.30%) CCNA
5 50 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 47 (4.70%) CCIE
7 41 (4.10%) Security Cleared
8 26 (2.60%) MCSE
9 22 (2.20%) SC Cleared
10 19 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (1.90%) CCIP
11 17 (1.70%) MCP
12 16 (1.60%) MCITP
13 15 (1.50%) MCSA
14 14 (1.40%) HND
14 14 (1.40%) JNCIE
15 10 (1.00%) CCDP
15 10 (1.00%) CISSP
16 9 (0.90%) DV Cleared
16 9 (0.90%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.90%) QA
2 47 (4.70%) SLA
3 9 (0.90%) TickIT
4 8 (0.80%) JTAG
4 8 (0.80%) IEC 61508
5 7 (0.70%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.60%) DO-178B
7 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.40%) HL7
9 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 157 (15.70%) Active Directory
2 115 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (5.70%) vSphere
4 42 (4.20%) Hyper-V
5 26 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (2.10%) NFS
7 20 (2.00%) XenApp
8 16 (1.60%) Terminal Services
9 15 (1.50%) UAG
10 13 (1.30%) XenDesktop
10 13 (1.30%) VMware ESX
11 11 (1.10%) Samba
11 11 (1.10%) XenServer
12 9 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 9 (0.90%) Shibboleth
13 8 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (0.70%) KVM
15 6 (0.60%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.40%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 33 (3.30%) OpenView
2 30 (3.00%) Puppet
3 21 (2.10%) CiscoWorks
4 19 (1.90%) Nagios
5 13 (1.30%) NetBackup
6 11 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
6 11 (1.10%) YUM
7 8 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (0.80%) WSUS
7 8 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
7 8 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.70%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
8 7 (0.70%) Cacti
8 7 (0.70%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.60%) SCCM
10 5 (0.50%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.40%) Cisco Prime
11 4 (0.40%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 395 (39.50%) Cisco
2 204 (20.40%) Microsoft
3 179 (17.90%) VMware
4 148 (14.80%) Juniper
5 123 (12.30%) HP
6 75 (7.50%) Citrix
7 74 (7.40%) CheckPoint
8 63 (6.30%) Red Hat
9 60 (6.00%) F5
10 42 (4.20%) Oracle
11 41 (4.10%) EMC
12 39 (3.90%) SolarWinds
13 36 (3.60%) Dell
14 33 (3.30%) Fortinet
15 32 (3.20%) NetApp
16 31 (3.10%) Avaya
17 20 (2.00%) Riverbed
17 20 (2.00%) BT
18 19 (1.90%) Nokia
19 18 (1.80%) Blue Coat
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Connectus
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Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum - share options + package
Posted: Yesterday
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Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Capita
Salary: Generous Shift allowance
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Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reigate
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Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Generous Shift allowance
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St. Asaph, Clwyd
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Salary: 35,000-40,000 plus benefits
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Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Hampshire
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