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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 500 500 439
Rank change year-on-year
0 -61
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 446 477 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 2.29% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 372 382 456
Average salary £42,116 £39,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.99% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
18448 20813 18849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.66% 18.12% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15302 16464 15218
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -13 408 £42,500 +6.25% 82
South East +8 154 £42,750 +22.14% 20
London -45 132 £42,500 -10.52% 17
Hampshire +44 50 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Berkshire +14 48 £42,500 +11.11% 4
East of England +7 32 £45,000 -10.00% 13
North West +14 28 £33,000 +1.53% 6
Yorkshire +18 23 £37,500 -18.91% 3
City of London +8 23 £32,750 -31.05% 6
South West -16 21 £40,000 +60.00% 17
Bracknell +30 19 £41,250 +17.85%
Scotland -4 17 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Oxfordshire +7 16 £42,500 -15.00% 6
Cambridge +10 15 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +4 15 £65,000 +44.44% 10
South Wales +3 14 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Wales -5 14 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Surrey -30 14 £48,750 +96.96% 6
South Yorkshire +11 13 £36,000 -28.00% 2
Cheshire +7 13 £34,000 -45.60% 3
Hertfordshire +5 13 £40,000 -60.00%
Manchester +4 13 £58,000 +54.66% 3
Cardiff +1 13 £47,500 +65.21% 1
Havant - 13 £55,000 -
Basingstoke +26 12 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Barnsley - 11 £36,000 - 1
Edinburgh -7 10 £40,000 +3.89%
Reading -16 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Warrington - 10 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands -1 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 397 (45.90%) Cisco
2 284 (32.83%) Cisco Certification
3 283 (32.72%) Firewall
4 282 (32.60%) TCP/IP
5 270 (31.21%) Windows
6 245 (28.32%) MPLS
7 207 (23.93%) CCNA
8 206 (23.82%) Linux
9 204 (23.58%) VPN
9 204 (23.58%) Telecoms
10 198 (22.89%) LAN
11 190 (21.97%) WAN
12 185 (21.39%) Degree
13 179 (20.69%) BGP
14 173 (20.00%) OSPF
14 173 (20.00%) C
15 171 (19.77%) C++
16 170 (19.65%) Microsoft
17 151 (17.46%) Juniper
18 148 (17.11%) CCNP
18 148 (17.11%) Software Engineering
19 130 (15.03%) ITIL
20 128 (14.80%) VoIP
21 120 (13.87%) VMware
22 116 (13.41%) DNS
23 111 (12.83%) DHCP
24 110 (12.72%) Computer Science
25 109 (12.60%) Cisco ASA
26 102 (11.79%) Wireless
27 98 (11.33%) Active Directory

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 72 (8.32%) MS Exchange
2 25 (2.89%) IIS
3 24 (2.77%) Lync
4 22 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (2.31%) SharePoint
6 18 (2.08%) Apache
7 17 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.58%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.46%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.35%) WinCC
14 2 (0.23%) SAS
14 2 (0.23%) Confluence
15 1 (0.12%) WordPress
15 1 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 96 (11.10%) MS Excel
2 50 (5.78%) MS Office
3 34 (3.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.46%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.12%) EPLAN
6 1 (0.12%) Mingle
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.12%) InDesign
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (1.62%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.50%) Office 365
3 11 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 9 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.92%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.81%) SaaS
7 6 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.35%) IaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.12%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.12%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.12%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 283 (32.72%) Firewall
2 282 (32.60%) TCP/IP
3 245 (28.32%) MPLS
4 204 (23.58%) VPN
5 198 (22.89%) LAN
6 190 (21.97%) WAN
7 179 (20.69%) BGP
8 173 (20.00%) OSPF
9 128 (14.80%) VoIP
10 116 (13.41%) DNS
11 111 (12.83%) DHCP
12 109 (12.60%) Cisco ASA
13 102 (11.79%) Wireless
14 96 (11.10%) ADSL
15 87 (10.06%) EIGRP
16 81 (9.36%) IPsec
17 80 (9.25%) SNMP
18 75 (8.67%) Internet
19 74 (8.55%) VLAN
20 68 (7.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.86%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.66%) Oracle Database
3 21 (2.43%) MySQL
4 16 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (0.81%) NoSQL
5 7 (0.81%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (0.69%) Big Data
7 5 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.12%) OLTP
9 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (5.09%) Subversion
2 34 (3.93%) Visual Studio
3 17 (1.97%) JIRA
4 14 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.50%) TeamCity
6 12 (1.39%) LabVIEW
7 5 (0.58%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.46%) CodeWarrior
8 4 (0.46%) Toad
8 4 (0.46%) Trac
8 4 (0.46%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.35%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.23%) GCC
10 2 (0.23%) Selenium
10 2 (0.23%) WebLOAD
10 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.23%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 204 (23.58%) Telecoms
2 86 (9.94%) Finance
3 72 (8.32%) Manufacturing
4 70 (8.09%) Electronics
5 29 (3.35%) Marketing
6 26 (3.01%) Retail
7 25 (2.89%) Back Office
8 24 (2.77%) Automotive
9 15 (1.73%) Legal
10 12 (1.39%) Aerospace
11 9 (1.04%) Advertising
12 8 (0.92%) Banking
12 8 (0.92%) Japanese Language
13 5 (0.58%) French Language
13 5 (0.58%) Billing
14 4 (0.46%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.46%) German Language
15 2 (0.23%) Games
16 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
16 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 186 (21.50%) Network Engineer
2 116 (13.41%) Software Engineer
3 52 (6.01%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 49 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 46 (5.32%) Analyst
6 36 (4.16%) Firmware Engineer
7 33 (3.82%) Consultant
7 33 (3.82%) Systems Engineer
8 31 (3.58%) Support Analyst
9 29 (3.35%) Technical Support
9 29 (3.35%) NOC Engineer
10 28 (3.24%) Senior Software Engineer
10 28 (3.24%) Developer
11 26 (3.01%) Senior Network Engineer
11 26 (3.01%) IT Support
12 24 (2.77%) Support Technician
13 23 (2.66%) Implementation Engineer
13 23 (2.66%) 2nd Line Support
13 23 (2.66%) Design Engineer
13 23 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (6.82%) .NET
2 40 (4.62%) 802.1X
3 28 (3.24%) MFC
4 25 (2.89%) Qt
5 20 (2.31%) Web Services
6 16 (1.85%) STL
6 16 (1.85%) XML
7 11 (1.27%) WinForms
7 11 (1.27%) HTML
8 9 (1.04%) WPF
9 8 (0.92%) QML
10 7 (0.81%) SOAP
11 6 (0.69%) OpenGL
11 6 (0.69%) J2EE
11 6 (0.69%) Direct3D
12 5 (0.58%) OpenCL
12 5 (0.58%) WSDL
13 4 (0.46%) Middleware
13 4 (0.46%) JAXB
13 4 (0.46%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 110 (12.72%) Computer Science
2 82 (9.48%) Data Centre
3 71 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (6.36%) Mathematics
5 51 (5.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 30 (3.47%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.35%) Embedded Systems
8 28 (3.24%) VHDL
9 25 (2.89%) Physics
10 21 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (1.97%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.97%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.73%) Life Science
13 14 (1.62%) Device Driver
13 14 (1.62%) Verilog
14 13 (1.50%) PKI
14 13 (1.50%) e-Health
14 13 (1.50%) Replication
14 13 (1.50%) Clustering
15 10 (1.16%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 270 (31.21%) Windows
2 206 (23.82%) Linux
3 47 (5.43%) UNIX
4 45 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (5.09%) Windows XP
6 39 (4.51%) Windows 7
7 38 (4.39%) Windows 8
8 36 (4.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (2.54%) Android
10 18 (2.08%) Windows Vista
11 17 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (1.73%) Data ONTAP
13 14 (1.62%) Solaris
14 11 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (1.04%) CentOS
16 8 (0.92%) Mac OS X
17 6 (0.69%) Windows CE
17 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 5 (0.58%) SUSE
18 5 (0.58%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (17.11%) Software Engineering
2 130 (15.03%) ITIL
3 59 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 56 (6.47%) Network Design
5 51 (5.90%) Network Management
6 49 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (4.86%) Project Management
7 42 (4.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 41 (4.74%) Capacity Planning
9 40 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (4.16%) Incident Management
10 36 (4.16%) Change Management
10 36 (4.16%) Service Management
10 36 (4.16%) Validation
10 36 (4.16%) Migration
11 35 (4.05%) Network Monitoring
12 29 (3.35%) Kalman Filter
12 29 (3.35%) SDLC
12 29 (3.35%) OOP
13 28 (3.24%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 173 (20.00%) C
2 171 (19.77%) C++
3 79 (9.13%) C#
4 73 (8.44%) Embedded C
5 61 (7.05%) SQL
6 55 (6.36%) Embedded C++
7 51 (5.90%) Java
8 42 (4.86%) Python
9 26 (3.01%) ANSI C
10 21 (2.43%) Perl
10 21 (2.43%) Assembly Language
11 19 (2.20%) PHP
12 18 (2.08%) PowerShell
13 17 (1.97%) VC++
14 10 (1.16%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.92%) JavaScript
16 6 (0.69%) R
16 6 (0.69%) Bash Shell
17 5 (0.58%) Ruby
17 5 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 284 (32.83%) Cisco Certification
2 207 (23.93%) CCNA
3 185 (21.39%) Degree
4 148 (17.11%) CCNP
5 38 (4.39%) Security Cleared
6 31 (3.58%) CCIP
7 27 (3.12%) CCIE
8 24 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (2.20%) SC Cleared
9 19 (2.20%) JNCIA
10 16 (1.85%) PhD
11 13 (1.50%) MCSA
12 12 (1.39%) CCDP
12 12 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (1.04%) MOS
14 8 (0.92%) JNCIP
15 7 (0.81%) NCDA
15 7 (0.81%) CCSE
15 7 (0.81%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.79%) SLA
2 22 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.69%) ISO 9000
5 6 (0.69%) QA
5 6 (0.69%) COBIT
6 4 (0.46%) JTAG
7 2 (0.23%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.23%) GAMP
7 2 (0.23%) GMP
7 2 (0.23%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.12%) DO-160
System Software
1 98 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 86 (9.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (9.83%) Firmware
4 34 (3.93%) vSphere
5 19 (2.20%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 17 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (1.04%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.92%) vCloud
10 6 (0.69%) XenApp
11 5 (0.58%) NFS
12 4 (0.46%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.46%) Snort
12 4 (0.46%) Postfix
13 2 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.23%) Samba
13 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.12%) XenServer
14 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (2.77%) Netcool
2 18 (2.08%) FortiGate
3 13 (1.50%) CiscoWorks
4 12 (1.39%) OpenView
5 9 (1.04%) WhatsUp Gold
6 8 (0.92%) Nagios
7 7 (0.81%) Cacti
7 7 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
7 7 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.58%) vMotion
9 4 (0.46%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (0.46%) Check_MK
9 4 (0.46%) Iperf
9 4 (0.46%) SnapMirror
9 4 (0.46%) SnapVault
9 4 (0.46%) WMI
9 4 (0.46%) SCCM
10 3 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 397 (45.90%) Cisco
2 170 (19.65%) Microsoft
3 151 (17.46%) Juniper
4 120 (13.87%) VMware
5 56 (6.47%) HP
6 49 (5.66%) F5
7 48 (5.55%) CheckPoint
8 45 (5.20%) Oracle
9 41 (4.74%) Fortinet
9 41 (4.74%) Remedy
10 36 (4.16%) Avaya
11 33 (3.82%) Citrix
12 31 (3.58%) EMC
13 29 (3.35%) Nortel
14 26 (3.01%) NetApp
15 21 (2.43%) BT
16 20 (2.31%) Nokia
16 20 (2.31%) Renesas
17 19 (2.20%) Aerohive Networks
18 17 (1.97%) SolarWinds
Perthshire
SSE
Salary: Commission + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-52,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus/pension/training
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton-In-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago