The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 476 441 404
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -37
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 507 554 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.49% 2.98% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 410 453 560
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,650 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +2.48%

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
20333 18564 22220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.39% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16090 15077 18216
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -30 478 £40,000 -5.88% 65
London +2 182 £47,500 - 15
South East -2 174 £35,000 -26.31% 23
Surrey +35 62 £28,000 -49.09% 4
East of England -23 46 £50,000 +41.34% 6
Berkshire +10 43 £40,000 -33.33% 12
City of London +9 33 £45,000 -28.00% 4
Hampshire -17 33 £42,000 -11.57% 3
South West -22 33 £26,250 -34.37% 13
Cambridgeshire -5 24 £50,000 +63.93% 4
North West -24 24 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Cambridge +5 22 £50,000 +63.93% 3
Wiltshire +20 20 £25,000 -35.06% 1
Reading -2 20 £42,500 -29.16% 4
Edinburgh -1 18 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Scotland -7 18 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Reigate - 17 £24,500 - 2
West Midlands -6 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Manchester -10 13 £37,500 -1.31% 3
Hertfordshire -10 12 £32,000 -13.22% 2
Basingstoke -2 11 £37,500 +13.63%
Dorking - 11 - -
Oxfordshire +3 10 £50,000 - 2
Wales -13 10 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Oxford +12 9 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire -40 9 £50,000 +14.28%
West Sussex -1 8 £31,250 -18.30% 1
Bedfordshire -2 8 £61,250 +59.09%
Bracknell -2 8 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Luton -4 8 £61,250 +59.09%

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 419 (41.86%) Cisco
2 373 (37.26%) Windows
2 373 (37.26%) TCP/IP
3 311 (31.07%) MPLS
4 307 (30.67%) Firewall
5 281 (28.07%) WAN
6 272 (27.17%) Cisco Certification
7 270 (26.97%) Linux
8 245 (24.48%) Degree
9 241 (24.08%) Microsoft
10 222 (22.18%) Telecoms
11 221 (22.08%) C
12 220 (21.98%) LAN
13 204 (20.38%) VPN
14 200 (19.98%) DNS
15 194 (19.38%) BGP
16 184 (18.38%) Juniper
17 182 (18.18%) VMware
18 180 (17.98%) Active Directory
18 180 (17.98%) OSPF
19 164 (16.38%) CCNA
20 154 (15.38%) CCNP
21 153 (15.28%) MS Exchange
22 147 (14.69%) MS Excel
23 143 (14.29%) Wireless
24 137 (13.69%) HP
25 133 (13.29%) DHCP
26 129 (12.89%) Internet
27 128 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
28 126 (12.59%) C++

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 153 (15.28%) MS Exchange
2 71 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (3.60%) Apache
4 34 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 29 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (2.30%) Moodle
6 23 (2.30%) Lync
7 18 (1.80%) IIS
8 16 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 16 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (1.60%) Node.js
9 9 (0.90%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.50%) SAS
10 5 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.40%) Lotus Domino
11 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 147 (14.69%) MS Excel
2 105 (10.49%) MS Office
3 24 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.20%) AutoCAD
5 11 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.100%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.100%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.100%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.100%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.90%) Office 365
4 3 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 373 (37.26%) TCP/IP
2 311 (31.07%) MPLS
3 307 (30.67%) Firewall
4 281 (28.07%) WAN
5 220 (21.98%) LAN
6 204 (20.38%) VPN
7 200 (19.98%) DNS
8 194 (19.38%) BGP
9 180 (17.98%) OSPF
10 143 (14.29%) Wireless
11 133 (13.29%) DHCP
12 129 (12.89%) Internet
13 110 (10.99%) VoIP
14 106 (10.59%) Network Security
15 103 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
16 102 (10.19%) ADSL
17 93 (9.29%) Cisco ASA
18 91 (9.09%) SAN
19 70 (6.99%) VLAN
20 67 (6.69%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.40%) MySQL
3 28 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (2.30%) Relational Database
5 20 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 16 (1.60%) HBase
7 15 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (0.90%) Big Data
9 6 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.50%) MS Access
11 4 (0.40%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.30%) OLTP
12 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.30%) OLAP
12 3 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.30%) Informix
13 2 (0.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 35 (3.50%) Git (software)
2 32 (3.20%) Subversion
3 22 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.10%) PVCS
5 6 (0.60%) WebLOAD
6 5 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.30%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.20%) WiX
9 2 (0.20%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.20%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.20%) Hudson
9 2 (0.20%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.100%) GCC
10 1 (0.100%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.100%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.100%) TestDirector
10 1 (0.100%) CodeWarrior
General
1 222 (22.18%) Telecoms
2 108 (10.79%) Electronics
3 89 (8.89%) Finance
4 38 (3.80%) Aerospace
5 36 (3.60%) Marketing
6 32 (3.20%) Retail
7 25 (2.50%) Manufacturing
8 23 (2.30%) Multimedia
9 15 (1.50%) Legal
10 14 (1.40%) Law
11 12 (1.20%) Avionics
12 10 (1.00%) Banking
13 9 (0.90%) French Language
13 9 (0.90%) Back Office
14 5 (0.50%) Advertising
14 5 (0.50%) Local Government
15 4 (0.40%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.40%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.40%) Automotive
16 3 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 214 (21.38%) Network Engineer
2 116 (11.59%) Analyst
3 103 (10.29%) Software Engineer
4 81 (8.09%) Support Engineer
5 72 (7.19%) Consultant
6 45 (4.50%) Administrator
7 44 (4.40%) Systems Engineer
8 40 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 39 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
10 38 (3.80%) Architect
11 36 (3.60%) Service Analyst
12 35 (3.50%) Operations Engineer
13 34 (3.40%) Support Analyst
14 33 (3.30%) Service Desk Analyst
14 33 (3.30%) Network Operations Engineer
15 32 (3.20%) Senior Network Engineer
15 32 (3.20%) Design Engineer
16 30 (3.00%) Team Leader
17 29 (2.90%) Technical Support
18 27 (2.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (5.69%) .NET
2 35 (3.50%) MFC
2 35 (3.50%) CSS
3 33 (3.30%) HTML
4 21 (2.10%) XML
5 18 (1.80%) WPF
5 18 (1.80%) Qt
6 17 (1.70%) Regular Expression
7 16 (1.60%) Direct3D
7 16 (1.60%) OpenGL
7 16 (1.60%) STL
8 15 (1.50%) LAMP
9 11 (1.10%) COM
10 10 (1.00%) Web Services
11 8 (0.80%) jQuery
12 6 (0.60%) Ajax
12 6 (0.60%) .NET Framework
12 6 (0.60%) Flash
13 5 (0.50%) MSMQ
14 4 (0.40%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 106 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 90 (8.99%) Firmware
3 59 (5.89%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.90%) Video Conferencing
4 39 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 36 (3.60%) Device Driver
5 36 (3.60%) Replication
5 36 (3.60%) Mathematics
6 29 (2.90%) Open Source
6 29 (2.90%) Blackberry
7 24 (2.40%) CLARiiON
7 24 (2.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 23 (2.30%) Clustering
8 23 (2.30%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (1.70%) VLE
10 16 (1.60%) STB
10 16 (1.60%) E-Learning
10 16 (1.60%) CUDA
10 16 (1.60%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 373 (37.26%) Windows
2 270 (26.97%) Linux
3 109 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 92 (9.19%) UNIX
5 81 (8.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 62 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 50 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 46 (4.60%) CentOS
10 44 (4.40%) Windows XP
11 22 (2.20%) Windows 8
12 21 (2.10%) Embedded Linux
13 20 (2.00%) Solaris
13 20 (2.00%) Mac OS X
14 17 (1.70%) Android
15 14 (1.40%) Windows Vista
16 11 (1.10%) Fedora
17 7 (0.70%) SUSE
17 7 (0.70%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (12.49%) Software Engineering
2 117 (11.69%) ITIL
3 72 (7.19%) Service Delivery
4 70 (6.99%) Network Monitoring
5 59 (5.89%) Project Management
6 56 (5.59%) Network Design
7 49 (4.90%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (4.80%) Change Management
8 48 (4.80%) Network Management
9 43 (4.30%) Load Balancing
9 43 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 37 (3.70%) Migration
11 36 (3.60%) Time Management
12 32 (3.20%) Kalman Filter
13 29 (2.90%) TDD
13 29 (2.90%) Configuration Management
14 28 (2.80%) ITIL V3
14 28 (2.80%) Analytics
15 26 (2.60%) Line Management
16 25 (2.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 221 (22.08%) C
2 126 (12.59%) C++
3 93 (9.29%) SQL
4 73 (7.29%) Python
5 69 (6.89%) Embedded C
6 53 (5.29%) C#
7 50 (5.00%) Perl
8 42 (4.20%) Bash Shell
9 36 (3.60%) Java
10 32 (3.20%) Assembly Language
11 28 (2.80%) Embedded C++
12 25 (2.50%) sed
13 23 (2.30%) PHP
14 20 (2.00%) JavaScript
14 20 (2.00%) VC++
15 19 (1.90%) VB
16 18 (1.80%) Shell Script
17 16 (1.60%) Ruby
18 10 (1.00%) Korn
18 10 (1.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 272 (27.17%) Cisco Certification
2 245 (24.48%) Degree
3 164 (16.38%) CCNA
4 154 (15.38%) CCNP
5 74 (7.39%) CCIE
6 63 (6.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 29 (2.90%) JNCIE
8 29 (2.90%) MCSE
9 27 (2.70%) SC Cleared
10 23 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (2.10%) MCSA
11 21 (2.10%) CCDP
12 20 (2.00%) CCIP
13 18 (1.80%) HND
14 17 (1.70%) Network+ Certification
14 17 (1.70%) MCITP
15 15 (1.50%) MCP
16 13 (1.30%) JNCIS
17 12 (1.20%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (6.29%) SLA
2 51 (5.09%) QA
3 6 (0.60%) JTAG
4 5 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.40%) HL7
5 4 (0.40%) DO-178B
6 3 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.30%) TickIT
6 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.20%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.100%) WAI
System Software
1 180 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 128 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (6.19%) vSphere
4 34 (3.40%) XenApp
5 28 (2.80%) Hyper-V
6 27 (2.70%) UAG
7 23 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (2.00%) Terminal Services
9 18 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 16 (1.60%) NFS
11 15 (1.50%) Shibboleth
12 14 (1.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 11 (1.10%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.10%) MetaFrame
13 11 (1.10%) Samba
14 8 (0.80%) XenServer
15 7 (0.70%) KVM
16 6 (0.60%) vCloud
17 5 (0.50%) VMware ESX
18 4 (0.40%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (3.00%) Puppet
2 27 (2.70%) OpenView
3 23 (2.30%) Nagios
4 19 (1.90%) SCCM
5 18 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
6 15 (1.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 13 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
8 11 (1.10%) Backup Exec
8 11 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
9 10 (1.00%) YUM
9 10 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
10 9 (0.90%) Cacti
11 7 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
11 7 (0.70%) SCOM
12 6 (0.60%) WSUS
12 6 (0.60%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.50%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.40%) NetBackup
15 3 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 419 (41.86%) Cisco
2 241 (24.08%) Microsoft
3 184 (18.38%) Juniper
4 182 (18.18%) VMware
5 137 (13.69%) HP
6 89 (8.89%) Citrix
7 66 (6.59%) EMC
8 64 (6.39%) CheckPoint
9 56 (5.59%) Red Hat
10 55 (5.49%) F5
11 53 (5.29%) SolarWinds
11 53 (5.29%) Oracle
12 43 (4.30%) Avaya
13 42 (4.20%) Dell
14 33 (3.30%) BT
15 26 (2.60%) Fortinet
16 25 (2.50%) BMC
17 24 (2.40%) NetApp
18 23 (2.30%) Apple
19 21 (2.10%) Sophos
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