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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 507 494 394
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -100
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 427 495 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.42% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 2.47% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 298 403 525
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,700 £60,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%

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
18979 20034 21026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.76% 17.06% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15206 16046 16990
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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 -8 382 £40,000 - 65
South East +9 132 £40,900 +16.85% 24
London +35 123 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Hampshire +16 46 £40,900 +10.54% 6
City of London +51 37 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Berkshire +4 34 £45,000 +42.85% 10
East of England -12 34 £34,500 -18.82% 11
North West -5 31 £24,500 -24.61% 7
Surrey +36 29 £32,000 -25.58% 2
Scotland +15 23 £39,250 +1.94% 2
Manchester +13 21 £24,500 -27.94% 6
South West -16 20 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Yorkshire +6 18 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Edinburgh +21 13 £38,500 -
South Yorkshire +7 13 £36,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -15 13 £45,000 +50.00%
Hertfordshire -16 13 £34,000 +58.13% 2
Fareham - 13 £65,000 -
Essex +11 12 £24,000 -40.00% 1
South Wales +8 12 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Wales -8 12 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Reading -13 11 £56,250 +78.57% 6
Barnsley - 10 £36,000 - 1
Bracknell +17 9 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Basingstoke +23 8 £52,150 +40.94%
Wiltshire +2 8 £37,500 +44.23%
Buckinghamshire -3 8 £26,500 -29.33% 2
Dorking +6 7 - -
Rochdale - 7 £54,000 - 2
Staffordshire +11 6 £52,500 +55.55%

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 392 (39.92%) Cisco
2 369 (37.58%) MPLS
3 316 (32.18%) Telecoms
4 312 (31.77%) TCP/IP
5 311 (31.67%) Windows
6 310 (31.57%) Firewall
7 278 (28.31%) VPN
8 273 (27.80%) WAN
9 254 (25.87%) Cisco Certification
10 253 (25.76%) LAN
11 201 (20.47%) Microsoft
12 192 (19.55%) BGP
13 186 (18.94%) OSPF
14 176 (17.92%) Linux
15 175 (17.82%) Juniper
16 172 (17.52%) Degree
17 168 (17.11%) Wireless
18 166 (16.90%) VMware
19 158 (16.09%) CCNP
19 158 (16.09%) CCNA
20 149 (15.17%) VoIP
21 140 (14.26%) ITIL
21 140 (14.26%) Software Engineering
22 139 (14.15%) DNS
23 138 (14.05%) Active Directory
24 136 (13.85%) C
25 127 (12.93%) ADSL
26 126 (12.83%) MS Excel
27 125 (12.73%) C++
27 125 (12.73%) HP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 98 (9.98%) MS Exchange
2 49 (4.99%) Lync
3 30 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (2.44%) IIS
5 22 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 20 (2.04%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.73%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.02%) Apache
11 7 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.61%) nginx
12 6 (0.61%) Moodle
13 4 (0.41%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.31%) WinCC
15 2 (0.20%) Confluence
15 2 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
15 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 126 (12.83%) MS Excel
2 81 (8.25%) MS Office
3 23 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.93%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.02%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) InDesign
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 10 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.34%) Office 365
3 11 (1.12%) IaaS
4 10 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.20%) SaaS
7 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.10%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 369 (37.58%) MPLS
2 312 (31.77%) TCP/IP
3 310 (31.57%) Firewall
4 278 (28.31%) VPN
5 273 (27.80%) WAN
6 253 (25.76%) LAN
7 192 (19.55%) BGP
8 186 (18.94%) OSPF
9 168 (17.11%) Wireless
10 149 (15.17%) VoIP
11 139 (14.15%) DNS
12 127 (12.93%) ADSL
13 112 (11.41%) Cisco ASA
14 104 (10.59%) VLAN
15 101 (10.29%) EIGRP
16 95 (9.67%) DHCP
17 86 (8.76%) SNMP
18 84 (8.55%) SAN
19 78 (7.94%) Wi-Fi
20 77 (7.84%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.75%) Oracle Database
3 19 (1.93%) MySQL
4 18 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.20%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.20%) Big Data
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.10%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 32 (3.26%) Subversion
2 21 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.83%) Visual Studio
4 16 (1.63%) Toad
5 12 (1.22%) JIRA
6 9 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.61%) TestDirector
8 5 (0.51%) CodeWarrior
8 5 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.41%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.31%) GDB
11 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.20%) Trac
12 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.10%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
General
1 316 (32.18%) Telecoms
2 103 (10.49%) Finance
3 86 (8.76%) Electronics
4 62 (6.31%) Marketing
5 42 (4.28%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.24%) Retail
7 21 (2.14%) Legal
8 18 (1.83%) Automotive
9 8 (0.81%) Multimedia
9 8 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.71%) Law
10 7 (0.71%) Banking
10 7 (0.71%) French Language
11 6 (0.61%) Advertising
12 5 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.41%) German Language
13 4 (0.41%) Military
13 4 (0.41%) Back Office
14 3 (0.31%) Local Government
14 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 199 (20.26%) Network Engineer
2 123 (12.53%) Software Engineer
3 73 (7.43%) Support Engineer
4 63 (6.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 56 (5.70%) Analyst
6 42 (4.28%) Support Analyst
7 41 (4.18%) Technical Support
8 36 (3.67%) Consultant
8 36 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 34 (3.46%) 2nd Line Support
10 31 (3.16%) Senior Network Engineer
11 29 (2.95%) NOC Engineer
12 28 (2.85%) Technical Engineer
12 28 (2.85%) Architect
13 26 (2.65%) Operations Engineer
13 26 (2.65%) Network Operations Engineer
14 25 (2.55%) Technical Support Engineer
15 24 (2.44%) Product Manager
16 23 (2.34%) Sales Consultant
16 23 (2.34%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.70%) .NET
2 43 (4.38%) Web Services
3 35 (3.56%) Qt
4 32 (3.26%) MFC
5 30 (3.05%) SOAP
6 22 (2.24%) XML
7 16 (1.63%) JAXB
7 16 (1.63%) WSDL
7 16 (1.63%) JMS
7 16 (1.63%) STL
8 15 (1.53%) OpenGL
8 15 (1.53%) Direct3D
8 15 (1.53%) WPF
9 11 (1.12%) COM
10 10 (1.02%) XMPP
11 6 (0.61%) REST
11 6 (0.61%) HTML
11 6 (0.61%) J2EE
12 5 (0.51%) CORBA
13 4 (0.41%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 65 (6.62%) Computer Science
2 59 (6.01%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.16%) Mathematics
4 26 (2.65%) Clustering
4 26 (2.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (1.83%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (1.83%) Tandem
7 17 (1.73%) Visualisation
8 15 (1.53%) CUDA
9 14 (1.43%) Blackberry
9 14 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 13 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
11 12 (1.22%) FlexPod
11 12 (1.22%) e-Health
12 11 (1.12%) VHDL
12 11 (1.12%) Replication
12 11 (1.12%) CMDB
12 11 (1.12%) Open Source
13 10 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 311 (31.67%) Windows
2 176 (17.92%) Linux
3 63 (6.42%) UNIX
4 56 (5.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (4.07%) Windows XP
6 36 (3.67%) Windows 7
7 35 (3.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 29 (2.95%) Windows Vista
10 28 (2.85%) Android
11 27 (2.75%) Windows 8
12 20 (2.04%) CentOS
13 16 (1.63%) Solaris
14 9 (0.92%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.81%) Embedded Linux
16 7 (0.71%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.51%) SUSE
17 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 4 (0.41%) AIX
18 4 (0.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (14.26%) ITIL
1 140 (14.26%) Software Engineering
2 81 (8.25%) Network Design
3 66 (6.72%) Service Delivery
4 60 (6.11%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (6.01%) Network Management
6 54 (5.50%) Business Development
6 54 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
7 47 (4.79%) TDD
8 46 (4.68%) Project Management
9 45 (4.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 45 (4.58%) Migration
10 41 (4.18%) Service Management
11 40 (4.07%) Incident Management
12 39 (3.97%) Product Management
13 36 (3.67%) Capacity Planning
14 35 (3.56%) Change Management
15 34 (3.46%) Validation
16 33 (3.36%) Mentoring
17 30 (3.05%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (13.85%) C
2 125 (12.73%) C++
3 83 (8.45%) SQL
4 57 (5.80%) C#
5 52 (5.30%) Embedded C
6 51 (5.19%) Embedded C++
7 36 (3.67%) Java
8 26 (2.65%) Assembly Language
9 20 (2.04%) Python
10 17 (1.73%) PL/SQL
10 17 (1.73%) VC++
11 14 (1.43%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.43%) Perl
12 13 (1.32%) PHP
13 11 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 3 (0.31%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.20%) Bourne shell
15 2 (0.20%) Ada
16 1 (0.10%) Ruby
16 1 (0.10%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 254 (25.87%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (17.52%) Degree
3 158 (16.09%) CCNP
3 158 (16.09%) CCNA
4 56 (5.70%) Security Cleared
5 45 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (4.58%) SC Cleared
6 32 (3.26%) CCIE
7 29 (2.95%) MCSE
8 21 (2.14%) CCSA
9 19 (1.93%) HP APS
10 18 (1.83%) JNCIA
11 15 (1.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (1.43%) CCDA
13 13 (1.32%) CCDP
13 13 (1.32%) CCIP
13 13 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (1.32%) DV Cleared
13 13 (1.32%) HP ASE
14 12 (1.22%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (10.79%) SLA
2 22 (2.24%) JTAG
3 18 (1.83%) QA
4 16 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.32%) ISO 9001
5 13 (1.32%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.92%) COBIT
7 6 (0.61%) ISO 9000
8 4 (0.41%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 138 (14.05%) Active Directory
2 112 (11.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (7.33%) Firmware
4 38 (3.87%) vSphere
5 33 (3.36%) Hyper-V
6 21 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (1.53%) VMware ESX
8 14 (1.43%) XenApp
9 13 (1.32%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (0.71%) iptables
12 6 (0.61%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.51%) vCloud
14 4 (0.41%) Kamailio
14 4 (0.41%) OpenSIPS
14 4 (0.41%) NFS
14 4 (0.41%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.31%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.20%) qmail
16 2 (0.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 36 (3.67%) OpenView
2 22 (2.24%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (1.12%) CiscoWorks
3 11 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 10 (1.02%) Netcool
5 9 (0.92%) Nagios
6 8 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.71%) Backup Exec
8 6 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.51%) SCOM
9 5 (0.51%) Puppet
10 4 (0.41%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (0.41%) Cacti
10 4 (0.41%) SCCM
10 4 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.31%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.20%) Zenoss
12 2 (0.20%) yum
12 2 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
12 2 (0.20%) Iperf
Vendors
1 392 (39.92%) Cisco
2 201 (20.47%) Microsoft
3 175 (17.82%) Juniper
4 166 (16.90%) VMware
5 125 (12.73%) HP
6 73 (7.43%) CheckPoint
7 69 (7.03%) F5
8 59 (6.01%) Oracle
9 58 (5.91%) Citrix
10 45 (4.58%) Avaya
11 42 (4.28%) Fortinet
12 41 (4.18%) Remedy
13 40 (4.07%) NetApp
14 39 (3.97%) EMC
15 36 (3.67%) Huawei
16 35 (3.56%) SolarWinds
17 32 (3.26%) Nokia
18 30 (3.05%) Dell
19 27 (2.75%) BT
20 25 (2.55%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Roc Search Limited
Salary: Open Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus 20% + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 3/4/5% pension, BUPA healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Very Competitive + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum OTE £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32500 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago