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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 567 470 509
Rank change year-on-year
-97 +39
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 406 568 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.35% 2.94% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 355 425 360
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%

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
17278 19320 18195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.06% 18.15% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14368 15676 14260
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 2016. 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 -86 364 £50,000 +20.48% 61
South East -29 149 £50,000 +33.33% 22
London -43 123 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Berkshire -27 74 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Hampshire +38 39 £55,750 +39.37% 5
Yorkshire +3 25 £40,750 +16.42% 4
East of England -18 20 £38,750 -22.50% 4
North West +26 19 £35,000 -17.64% 8
West Midlands -15 18 £50,000 +81.81% 9
South Wales +18 17 £24,000 -34.69%
Wales +15 17 £24,000 -37.66%
City of London +30 16 £50,000 -11.89%
Bracknell +2 16 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Slough +1 16 £85,000 +126.66%
Reading -15 16 £37,000 - 3
Surrey -25 16 £37,750 +16.15% 4
Newport - 16 £24,000 -
South West -20 15 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Yorkshire 0 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Manchester +22 11 £25,000 - 8
Newbury +27 10 £50,000 -21.25%
Oxfordshire +6 10 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Birmingham +3 10 £50,000 +11.11% 5
East Midlands +4 9 £57,500 +53.33%
Leeds +4 9 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Barnsley -1 9 £40,000 +19.40%
South Yorkshire -2 9 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Suffolk -6 9 £17,000 -73.22%
Scotland -9 9 £33,931 -11.86% 1
Portsmouth - 8 £40,875 -

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 448 (50.00%) Cisco
2 299 (33.37%) Cisco Certification
3 280 (31.25%) MPLS
4 271 (30.25%) Firewall
5 259 (28.91%) Telecoms
6 245 (27.34%) TCP/IP
7 232 (25.89%) WAN
8 230 (25.67%) LAN
9 217 (24.22%) VPN
10 215 (24.00%) OSPF
11 204 (22.77%) BGP
12 200 (22.32%) Juniper
13 196 (21.88%) Linux
14 194 (21.65%) CCNP
15 171 (19.08%) CCNA
16 169 (18.86%) Degree
17 156 (17.41%) Wireless
18 146 (16.29%) Windows
19 135 (15.07%) Microsoft
20 133 (14.84%) VoIP
21 132 (14.73%) ITIL
21 132 (14.73%) Finance
22 120 (13.39%) C
23 117 (13.06%) Data Centre
24 114 (12.72%) Internet
25 106 (11.83%) C++
26 104 (11.61%) DNS
27 98 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
28 97 (10.83%) EIGRP
28 97 (10.83%) VMware

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 31 (3.46%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.01%) IIS
3 26 (2.90%) Apache
4 23 (2.57%) Skype for Business
5 12 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.00%) OpenStack
7 8 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.78%) JBoss
9 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (0.67%) WinCC
10 5 (0.56%) Drupal
11 4 (0.45%) CloudStack
11 4 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.33%) Confluence
12 3 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.33%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 76 (8.48%) MS Excel
2 58 (6.47%) MS Office
3 35 (3.91%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.45%) OrCAD
6 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.68%) IaaS
2 14 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.12%) Office 365
4 9 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.89%) SaaS
6 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 280 (31.25%) MPLS
2 271 (30.25%) Firewall
3 245 (27.34%) TCP/IP
4 232 (25.89%) WAN
5 230 (25.67%) LAN
6 217 (24.22%) VPN
7 215 (24.00%) OSPF
8 204 (22.77%) BGP
9 156 (17.41%) Wireless
10 133 (14.84%) VoIP
11 114 (12.72%) Internet
12 104 (11.61%) DNS
13 98 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
14 97 (10.83%) EIGRP
15 85 (9.49%) VLAN
16 81 (9.04%) IPsec
16 81 (9.04%) Network Security
17 73 (8.15%) SNMP
18 72 (8.04%) SDH
19 71 (7.92%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.01%) MySQL
3 13 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 10 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (1.00%) Big Data
6 7 (0.78%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.33%) KDB
10 3 (0.33%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.33%) OLTP
10 3 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.33%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Subversion
2 10 (1.12%) JIRA
3 7 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 6 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.45%) GCC
7 3 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.33%) Hudson
7 3 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.33%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.33%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.33%) Trac
8 2 (0.22%) GDB
8 2 (0.22%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.22%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.11%) TestDirector
General
1 259 (28.91%) Telecoms
2 132 (14.73%) Finance
3 63 (7.03%) Electronics
4 29 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 22 (2.46%) Marketing
6 19 (2.12%) Legal
7 18 (2.01%) Retail
8 15 (1.67%) Billing
9 13 (1.45%) Back Office
9 13 (1.45%) Games
10 11 (1.23%) Automotive
10 11 (1.23%) Banking
11 10 (1.12%) Advertising
12 8 (0.89%) Front Office
13 7 (0.78%) French Language
14 5 (0.56%) Law
15 4 (0.45%) Brand Awareness
15 4 (0.45%) German Language
15 4 (0.45%) Publishing
16 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 203 (22.66%) Network Engineer
2 67 (7.48%) Software Engineer
3 66 (7.37%) Embedded Engineer
4 64 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 63 (7.03%) Support Engineer
6 57 (6.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 53 (5.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 49 (5.47%) Senior Network Engineer
9 47 (5.25%) Consultant
10 44 (4.91%) Designer
10 44 (4.91%) Network Specialist
11 42 (4.69%) Firmware Engineer
12 37 (4.13%) Architect
13 35 (3.91%) Analyst
13 35 (3.91%) Network Designer
14 34 (3.79%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
15 32 (3.57%) Presales Consultant
16 29 (3.24%) IP Engineer
17 27 (3.01%) Embedded C Engineer
18 26 (2.90%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.13%) 802.1X
2 24 (2.68%) .NET
3 18 (2.01%) XML
3 18 (2.01%) XMPP
4 15 (1.67%) Web Services
5 12 (1.34%) Middleware
6 11 (1.23%) HTML
7 10 (1.12%) J2EE
7 10 (1.12%) Qt
8 9 (1.00%) COM
9 8 (0.89%) WPF
10 7 (0.78%) LAMP
11 5 (0.56%) QML
11 5 (0.56%) Rendezvous
11 5 (0.56%) TIBCO EMS
11 5 (0.56%) Ultra Messaging
11 5 (0.56%) WinForms
12 4 (0.45%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (0.45%) RFC 2547
13 3 (0.33%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 117 (13.06%) Data Centre
2 63 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 60 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (5.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 37 (4.13%) VHDL
6 35 (3.91%) Driving Licence
7 32 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
8 25 (2.79%) Management Information System
9 21 (2.34%) Mathematics
10 16 (1.79%) Clustering
11 15 (1.67%) CPLD
12 12 (1.34%) Physics
12 12 (1.34%) SCADA
13 11 (1.23%) Verilog
14 10 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (1.12%) Fat Client
14 10 (1.12%) Thin Client
15 9 (1.00%) Device Driver
15 9 (1.00%) Replication
16 8 (0.89%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 196 (21.88%) Linux
2 146 (16.29%) Windows
3 57 (6.36%) Unix
4 53 (5.92%) Windows Server
5 34 (3.79%) Solaris
5 34 (3.79%) Windows XP
6 28 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (1.79%) Windows 8
9 16 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (1.34%) AIX
10 12 (1.34%) CentOS
11 11 (1.23%) SUSE
11 11 (1.23%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.89%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.67%) Android
14 6 (0.67%) Debian
15 5 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (14.73%) ITIL
2 95 (10.60%) Network Management
3 93 (10.38%) Project Management
4 91 (10.16%) Software Engineering
5 87 (9.71%) Presales
6 81 (9.04%) Network Design
7 67 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 67 (7.48%) Service Delivery
8 57 (6.36%) Change Management
9 56 (6.25%) Service Management
10 53 (5.92%) Load Balancing
11 41 (4.58%) Business Development
11 41 (4.58%) Network Monitoring
12 40 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (4.13%) High Availability
14 33 (3.68%) PRINCE2
15 32 (3.57%) Migration
16 31 (3.46%) Network Architecture
16 31 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
17 30 (3.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (13.39%) C
2 106 (11.83%) C++
3 63 (7.03%) Embedded C
4 50 (5.58%) C#
5 48 (5.36%) SQL
6 44 (4.91%) Embedded C++
7 33 (3.68%) Perl
8 32 (3.57%) Java
9 27 (3.01%) Python
10 23 (2.57%) PHP
11 20 (2.23%) ANSI C
11 20 (2.23%) Assembly Language
12 14 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.89%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.78%) MATLAB
15 6 (0.67%) JavaScript
16 4 (0.45%) C-shell
16 4 (0.45%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.33%) Tcl
18 1 (0.11%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 299 (33.37%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (21.65%) CCNP
3 171 (19.08%) CCNA
4 169 (18.86%) Degree
5 63 (7.03%) Security Cleared
6 48 (5.36%) CCDP
7 39 (4.35%) SC Cleared
8 35 (3.91%) CCIE
9 31 (3.46%) CCIP
10 29 (3.24%) JNCIA
11 20 (2.23%) DV Cleared
12 19 (2.12%) JNCIP
13 12 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (1.23%) HND
15 10 (1.12%) CCSP
15 10 (1.12%) HNC
16 9 (1.00%) CCNP Voice
16 9 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (1.00%) PhD
17 8 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (6.03%) SLA
2 8 (0.89%) PCI DSS
2 8 (0.89%) QA
3 7 (0.78%) GAMP
4 6 (0.67%) GMP
5 4 (0.45%) COBIT
5 4 (0.45%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.33%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.33%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.22%) JTAG
7 2 (0.22%) MISRA
7 2 (0.22%) MISRA C
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14000
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) WAI
System Software
1 75 (8.37%) Firmware
2 67 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 65 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.34%) vSphere
6 10 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.00%) Terminal Services
7 9 (1.00%) XenApp
8 5 (0.56%) GPFS
8 5 (0.56%) KVM
8 5 (0.56%) NFS
9 3 (0.33%) Samba
10 2 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.22%) Postfix
10 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.22%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.11%) UAG
11 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (2.34%) FortiGate
2 18 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (1.45%) SCOM
4 11 (1.23%) Netcool
4 11 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (1.12%) Cacti
5 10 (1.12%) Iperf
5 10 (1.12%) SCCM
6 9 (1.00%) Nagios
7 7 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 6 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
9 5 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (0.56%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.56%) TIBCO Hawk
9 5 (0.56%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
10 4 (0.45%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 448 (50.00%) Cisco
2 200 (22.32%) Juniper
3 135 (15.07%) Microsoft
4 97 (10.83%) VMware
5 70 (7.81%) CheckPoint
6 63 (7.03%) EMC
7 54 (6.03%) F5
8 48 (5.36%) Citrix
8 48 (5.36%) Riverbed
9 38 (4.24%) HP
10 37 (4.13%) SolarWinds
11 35 (3.91%) Avaya
12 26 (2.90%) Brocade
12 26 (2.90%) Nortel
13 25 (2.79%) Oracle
14 23 (2.57%) Fortinet
14 23 (2.57%) SevOne
15 20 (2.23%) Renesas
16 19 (2.12%) Ciena
16 19 (2.12%) Ericsson
Colchester, Essex
Bristow Holland
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
North West London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus up to £5k
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 45K
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum bonus up to 10% + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £30,000 plus 20% shift
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + commission + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Prudhoe, Northumberland
Daisy Group
Salary: From £16,500 to £18,500 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
EE
Posted: 21 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 22 days ago