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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 509 521 408
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -113
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 439 460 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 2.23% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 368 367 481
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £62,500 £65,000
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
18488 20643 19910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.54% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15200 16512 16013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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
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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 +5 400 £41,250 +3.12% 94
South East +26 150 £42,500 +21.42% 34
London -12 133 £40,000 -15.78% 16
Hampshire +33 56 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Berkshire -4 45 £42,500 +21.42% 9
East of England +12 32 £45,000 +5.88% 7
North West +1 31 £35,000 +7.69% 8
City of London +15 29 £32,500 -40.90% 4
Bracknell +27 20 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Yorkshire +13 20 £36,000 -15.29% 3
South West -24 20 £40,000 +25.00% 14
Scotland +24 17 £40,000 +3.89% 3
South Wales +5 16 £41,250 +13.79% 2
Wales +1 16 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Hertfordshire +10 15 £40,000 +86.04% 2
Manchester +3 15 £58,000 +78.46% 5
Cardiff -4 15 £47,500 +65.21% 2
Surrey -15 15 £47,500 +53.22% 7
Oxfordshire +21 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
South Yorkshire - 13 £36,000 - 1
Cheshire +12 12 £35,000 -44.00% 3
Edinburgh +5 12 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Havant - 12 £56,000 -
Basingstoke +27 11 £20,000 -46.66%
Barnsley - 11 £36,000 - 1
Cambridge 0 10 £65,000 +52.94% 4
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £65,000 +52.94% 4
Gloucestershire -7 10 £40,000 -21.95% 6
Reading -20 10 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Midlands -22 10 £37,000 +12.97% 12

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 424 (43.80%) Cisco
2 325 (33.57%) MPLS
3 312 (32.23%) Firewall
4 307 (31.71%) Windows
5 295 (30.48%) TCP/IP
6 287 (29.65%) Cisco Certification
7 276 (28.51%) Telecoms
8 256 (26.45%) VPN
9 252 (26.03%) WAN
10 226 (23.35%) LAN
11 203 (20.97%) Linux
12 200 (20.66%) CCNA
13 194 (20.04%) BGP
14 190 (19.63%) Microsoft
15 179 (18.49%) OSPF
15 179 (18.49%) Degree
16 175 (18.08%) Juniper
17 169 (17.46%) C
18 165 (17.05%) CCNP
19 163 (16.84%) C++
20 151 (15.60%) VMware
21 147 (15.19%) Software Engineering
21 147 (15.19%) ITIL
22 141 (14.57%) VoIP
22 141 (14.57%) Data Centre
23 140 (14.46%) Wireless
24 133 (13.74%) DNS
25 125 (12.91%) Active Directory
26 116 (11.98%) Cisco ASA
27 108 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 90 (9.30%) MS Exchange
2 33 (3.41%) IIS
3 31 (3.20%) Lync
4 29 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (2.07%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.65%) Apache
8 12 (1.24%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (0.83%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.41%) WinCC
13 3 (0.31%) Confluence
13 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.21%) nginx
14 2 (0.21%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.10%) Eucalyptus
15 1 (0.10%) Node.js
Applications
1 107 (11.05%) MS Excel
2 60 (6.20%) MS Office
3 31 (3.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.72%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.10%) Simulink
6 1 (0.10%) InDesign
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.10%) Mingle
6 1 (0.10%) EPLAN
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.45%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.52%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.65%) Office 365
3 13 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 12 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.03%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.62%) SaaS
7 6 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
8 5 (0.52%) IaaS
9 2 (0.21%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.10%) Nimbula
10 1 (0.10%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.10%) PaaS
10 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 325 (33.57%) MPLS
2 312 (32.23%) Firewall
3 295 (30.48%) TCP/IP
4 256 (26.45%) VPN
5 252 (26.03%) WAN
6 226 (23.35%) LAN
7 194 (20.04%) BGP
8 179 (18.49%) OSPF
9 141 (14.57%) VoIP
10 140 (14.46%) Wireless
11 133 (13.74%) DNS
12 116 (11.98%) Cisco ASA
13 107 (11.05%) ADSL
14 103 (10.64%) DHCP
15 97 (10.02%) EIGRP
16 96 (9.92%) VLAN
17 83 (8.57%) SAN
18 81 (8.37%) SNMP
19 79 (8.16%) Internet
19 79 (8.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.79%) Oracle Database
3 19 (1.96%) MySQL
4 15 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (0.52%) Big Data
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.10%) FileMaker
11 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.10%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 39 (4.03%) Subversion
2 34 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.65%) JIRA
3 16 (1.65%) Git (software)
4 11 (1.14%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.03%) LabVIEW
6 8 (0.83%) Toad
7 5 (0.52%) CodeWarrior
8 4 (0.41%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.41%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (0.31%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.21%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.21%) Trac
11 1 (0.10%) Grunt
11 1 (0.10%) gulp
11 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
11 1 (0.10%) ClearCase
11 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
General
1 276 (28.51%) Telecoms
2 101 (10.43%) Finance
3 74 (7.64%) Electronics
4 64 (6.61%) Manufacturing
5 40 (4.13%) Marketing
6 25 (2.58%) Automotive
7 23 (2.38%) Retail
8 19 (1.96%) Legal
9 17 (1.76%) Back Office
10 12 (1.24%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.14%) Banking
12 8 (0.83%) Japanese Language
12 8 (0.83%) Advertising
13 7 (0.72%) French Language
14 6 (0.62%) German Language
14 6 (0.62%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.41%) Billing
15 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.31%) Law
16 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (20.25%) Network Engineer
2 123 (12.71%) Software Engineer
3 61 (6.30%) Support Engineer
4 56 (5.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 52 (5.37%) Analyst
6 38 (3.93%) Support Analyst
7 37 (3.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 32 (3.31%) Technical Support
8 32 (3.31%) Systems Engineer
8 32 (3.31%) Consultant
9 30 (3.10%) Senior Network Engineer
10 29 (3.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 29 (3.00%) Firmware Engineer
11 28 (2.89%) NOC Engineer
11 28 (2.89%) Design Engineer
12 27 (2.79%) IT Support
13 26 (2.69%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (2.58%) IP Engineer
15 24 (2.48%) Operations Engineer
16 22 (2.27%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (6.51%) .NET
2 34 (3.51%) Web Services
3 33 (3.41%) MFC
4 31 (3.20%) 802.1X
5 26 (2.69%) Qt
6 20 (2.07%) XML
7 18 (1.86%) STL
8 12 (1.24%) SOAP
9 11 (1.14%) HTML
10 10 (1.03%) WPF
10 10 (1.03%) OpenGL
10 10 (1.03%) Direct3D
11 9 (0.93%) WinForms
11 9 (0.93%) WSDL
12 8 (0.83%) JAXB
12 8 (0.83%) JMS
13 7 (0.72%) J2EE
14 5 (0.52%) CORBA
14 5 (0.52%) OpenCL
15 4 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 141 (14.57%) Data Centre
2 94 (9.71%) Computer Science
3 68 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.96%) Mathematics
5 42 (4.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 31 (3.20%) Embedded Systems
7 30 (3.10%) Management Information System
8 25 (2.58%) Clustering
9 24 (2.48%) VHDL
10 23 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
11 19 (1.96%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.76%) Physics
13 15 (1.55%) e-Health
13 15 (1.55%) Device Driver
14 13 (1.34%) PKI
14 13 (1.34%) User Experience
15 12 (1.24%) Algorithms
15 12 (1.24%) FlexPod
15 12 (1.24%) Life Science
15 12 (1.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 307 (31.71%) Windows
2 203 (20.97%) Linux
3 56 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (5.17%) UNIX
5 45 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 39 (4.03%) Windows 7
7 38 (3.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (3.82%) Windows 8
9 30 (3.10%) Android
10 23 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (2.07%) Windows Vista
12 17 (1.76%) Data ONTAP
13 15 (1.55%) CentOS
14 13 (1.34%) Embedded Linux
15 12 (1.24%) Solaris
16 9 (0.93%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.72%) Windows CE
18 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 4 (0.41%) Apple iOS
19 4 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (15.19%) ITIL
1 147 (15.19%) Software Engineering
2 78 (8.06%) Network Design
3 69 (7.13%) Service Delivery
4 62 (6.40%) Network Management
5 56 (5.79%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (5.06%) Business Development
7 46 (4.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 46 (4.75%) Capacity Planning
8 45 (4.65%) Project Management
8 45 (4.65%) Incident Management
9 42 (4.34%) Root Cause Analysis
9 42 (4.34%) Network Monitoring
10 40 (4.13%) Service Management
11 39 (4.03%) Migration
12 37 (3.82%) Validation
13 33 (3.41%) Risk Management
13 33 (3.41%) Change Management
13 33 (3.41%) TDD
14 32 (3.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 169 (17.46%) C
2 163 (16.84%) C++
3 76 (7.85%) C#
4 70 (7.23%) SQL
5 68 (7.02%) Embedded C
6 55 (5.68%) Embedded C++
7 46 (4.75%) Java
8 37 (3.82%) Python
9 22 (2.27%) Assembly Language
9 22 (2.27%) ANSI C
10 19 (1.96%) VC++
10 19 (1.96%) PHP
11 15 (1.55%) Perl
11 15 (1.55%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.24%) Shell Script
13 9 (0.93%) JavaScript
14 8 (0.83%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.52%) R
16 4 (0.41%) Ruby
16 4 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 287 (29.65%) Cisco Certification
2 200 (20.66%) CCNA
3 179 (18.49%) Degree
4 165 (17.05%) CCNP
5 46 (4.75%) Security Cleared
6 33 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (3.31%) CCIE
8 31 (3.20%) CCIP
9 27 (2.79%) SC Cleared
10 15 (1.55%) JNCIA
11 14 (1.45%) CCSA
11 14 (1.45%) MCSE
11 14 (1.45%) CCDP
11 14 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (1.24%) HP APS
13 11 (1.14%) CCDA
14 10 (1.03%) MCSA
14 10 (1.03%) PhD
15 9 (0.93%) HNC
16 8 (0.83%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.78%) SLA
2 25 (2.58%) PCI DSS
3 15 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.55%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.03%) COBIT
4 10 (1.03%) QA
4 10 (1.03%) JTAG
5 6 (0.62%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.21%) GAMP
6 2 (0.21%) GMP
6 2 (0.21%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.10%) DO-160
7 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 125 (12.91%) Active Directory
2 108 (11.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (8.47%) Firmware
4 42 (4.34%) vSphere
5 22 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 19 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 10 (1.03%) vCloud
9 9 (0.93%) XenApp
10 5 (0.52%) NFS
10 5 (0.52%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.41%) Snort
11 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (0.31%) VMware Server
13 2 (0.21%) Postfix
13 2 (0.21%) XenServer
13 2 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 22 (2.27%) OpenView
1 22 (2.27%) Netcool
2 15 (1.55%) FortiGate
2 15 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
3 13 (1.34%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (0.93%) Cacti
5 8 (0.83%) Nagios
6 6 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.52%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (0.52%) vMotion
8 4 (0.41%) SnapMirror
8 4 (0.41%) SnapVault
8 4 (0.41%) Check_MK
8 4 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (0.31%) SCCM
10 2 (0.21%) SCOM
10 2 (0.21%) Ganglia
10 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 424 (43.80%) Cisco
2 190 (19.63%) Microsoft
3 175 (18.08%) Juniper
4 151 (15.60%) VMware
5 89 (9.19%) HP
6 66 (6.82%) F5
7 64 (6.61%) CheckPoint
8 47 (4.86%) Oracle
9 46 (4.75%) Citrix
9 46 (4.75%) Remedy
10 44 (4.55%) Fortinet
11 42 (4.34%) Avaya
12 31 (3.20%) Nokia
13 29 (3.00%) Nortel
13 29 (3.00%) NetApp
14 26 (2.69%) EMC
15 25 (2.58%) Aerohive Networks
16 22 (2.27%) BT
17 21 (2.17%) SolarWinds
18 20 (2.07%) Dell
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier IT
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus bonus, + oncall + excellent ben
Posted: 14 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago