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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 473 475 401
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -74
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 531 538 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.45% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 2.64% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 358 429 510
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -3.12%

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
20178 20358 22015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.18% 17.03% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15994 16114 17783
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +24 489 £42,500 +6.25% 78
London +47 166 £47,700 -4.60% 13
South East +25 149 £37,500 - 36
Berkshire +19 53 £38,250 +17.69% 11
City of London +45 44 £48,500 +7.77% 4
East of England +1 43 £34,500 -23.33% 6
Hampshire +10 37 £42,500 +10.38% 8
North West 0 36 £32,250 -24.11% 9
Surrey +23 32 £32,000 -8.57% 2
West Midlands -10 29 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Yorkshire +9 24 £36,000 -4.00% 3
Reading -2 24 £26,000 -32.90% 7
Manchester -6 24 £40,000 -10.11% 8
Scotland +8 22 £38,500 - 2
South West -22 22 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Cambridgeshire +6 20 £34,500 -27.36% 4
Cambridge +8 17 £34,500 -27.36% 3
East Midlands +28 16 £28,750 -20.13% 2
South Yorkshire +7 15 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Nottinghamshire - 15 £40,000 - 2
Nottingham - 15 £40,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +6 14 £26,500 -42.70% 2
Fareham +16 13 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Edinburgh +10 13 £38,500 -
Birmingham -5 13 £45,000 +55.17%
Hertfordshire -18 13 £34,000 +32.03% 1
Bracknell +12 11 £32,250 +17.27% 2
Greenwich - 11 - -
Rochdale +3 10 £54,000 +27.05% 4
South Wales -12 10 £27,500 -47.11% 4

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 413 (38.35%) Cisco
2 406 (37.70%) MPLS
3 362 (33.61%) Telecoms
4 345 (32.03%) Firewall
5 340 (31.57%) TCP/IP
6 336 (31.20%) Windows
7 305 (28.32%) VPN
8 295 (27.39%) WAN
9 281 (26.09%) LAN
10 280 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
11 212 (19.68%) Linux
12 211 (19.59%) Microsoft
13 202 (18.76%) BGP
14 201 (18.66%) OSPF
15 196 (18.20%) Juniper
16 194 (18.01%) Degree
17 183 (16.99%) Wireless
18 178 (16.53%) CCNP
19 173 (16.06%) VMware
20 167 (15.51%) CCNA
21 166 (15.41%) ITIL
22 165 (15.32%) VoIP
23 159 (14.76%) Software Engineering
24 158 (14.67%) DNS
25 151 (14.02%) C
26 150 (13.93%) Active Directory
27 142 (13.18%) ADSL
28 138 (12.81%) MS Excel
29 136 (12.63%) HP
30 133 (12.35%) C++

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (9.10%) MS Exchange
2 52 (4.83%) Lync
3 30 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (2.79%) IIS
4 25 (2.32%) WebLogic
5 22 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 22 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (1.86%) Apache
7 15 (1.39%) SharePoint
8 12 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.74%) Moodle
11 7 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.56%) nginx
13 3 (0.28%) WinCC
14 2 (0.19%) Confluence
14 2 (0.19%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 138 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 93 (8.64%) MS Office
3 26 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 22 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.93%) AutoCAD
6 4 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.093%) EPLAN
7 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.093%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 9 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.97%) Office 365
2 31 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.84%) IaaS
5 8 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.74%) Amazon S3
5 8 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.093%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 406 (37.70%) MPLS
2 345 (32.03%) Firewall
3 340 (31.57%) TCP/IP
4 305 (28.32%) VPN
5 295 (27.39%) WAN
6 281 (26.09%) LAN
7 202 (18.76%) BGP
8 201 (18.66%) OSPF
9 183 (16.99%) Wireless
10 165 (15.32%) VoIP
11 158 (14.67%) DNS
12 142 (13.18%) ADSL
13 115 (10.68%) Cisco ASA
14 108 (10.03%) DHCP
15 107 (9.94%) SNMP
16 106 (9.84%) VLAN
17 96 (8.91%) SAN
17 96 (8.91%) SDH
18 94 (8.73%) EIGRP
19 93 (8.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 31 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 24 (2.23%) MySQL
4 23 (2.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.19%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.19%) Big Data
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.093%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 40 (3.71%) Subversion
2 33 (3.06%) Git (software)
3 21 (1.95%) Toad
4 20 (1.86%) Visual Studio
5 13 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (0.74%) JIRA
7 7 (0.65%) TestDirector
8 6 (0.56%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.46%) LabVIEW
9 5 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (0.46%) GDB
10 4 (0.37%) CodeWarrior
11 2 (0.19%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.19%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.19%) Trac
11 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.093%) VectorCAST
12 1 (0.093%) CANoe
12 1 (0.093%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.093%) MSTest
General
1 362 (33.61%) Telecoms
2 108 (10.03%) Finance
3 89 (8.26%) Electronics
4 62 (5.76%) Marketing
5 28 (2.60%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.51%) Retail
7 23 (2.14%) Legal
8 19 (1.76%) Automotive
9 9 (0.84%) Law
9 9 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.65%) Banking
12 6 (0.56%) Advertising
12 6 (0.56%) Military
12 6 (0.56%) French Language
13 5 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.37%) German Language
15 3 (0.28%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.28%) Local Government
15 3 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 223 (20.71%) Network Engineer
2 142 (13.18%) Software Engineer
3 91 (8.45%) Support Engineer
4 72 (6.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 55 (5.11%) Analyst
6 46 (4.27%) Senior Network Engineer
7 45 (4.18%) Technical Support
8 44 (4.09%) Consultant
9 39 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 36 (3.34%) Support Analyst
10 36 (3.34%) Technical Engineer
11 34 (3.16%) 2nd Line Support
12 32 (2.97%) Technical Support Engineer
13 30 (2.79%) NOC Engineer
14 29 (2.69%) Architect
15 27 (2.51%) Administrator
15 27 (2.51%) Network Support
16 26 (2.41%) Systems Administrator
17 25 (2.32%) Transmission Engineer
18 24 (2.23%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (6.22%) .NET
2 47 (4.36%) Web Services
3 38 (3.53%) Qt
4 35 (3.25%) SOAP
5 34 (3.16%) MFC
6 26 (2.41%) XML
7 21 (1.95%) WSDL
7 21 (1.95%) JAXB
7 21 (1.95%) JMS
8 20 (1.86%) WPF
9 18 (1.67%) Direct3D
9 18 (1.67%) OpenGL
9 18 (1.67%) STL
10 12 (1.11%) COM
11 9 (0.84%) XMPP
12 8 (0.74%) HTML
13 6 (0.56%) J2EE
13 6 (0.56%) REST
13 6 (0.56%) Flash
14 5 (0.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 70 (6.50%) Computer Science
2 55 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (3.06%) Mathematics
4 29 (2.69%) Clustering
5 25 (2.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 20 (1.86%) Visualisation
6 20 (1.86%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (1.76%) Open Source
7 19 (1.76%) Tandem
7 19 (1.76%) Blackberry
8 18 (1.67%) CUDA
9 17 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
10 15 (1.39%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.39%) Device Driver
11 14 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
12 13 (1.21%) CMDB
12 13 (1.21%) VHDL
13 12 (1.11%) e-Health
13 12 (1.11%) Home Automation
13 12 (1.11%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 336 (31.20%) Windows
2 212 (19.68%) Linux
3 77 (7.15%) UNIX
4 61 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (3.62%) Windows XP
6 37 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (3.06%) Android
9 31 (2.88%) Windows 7
9 31 (2.88%) Solaris
10 29 (2.69%) Windows Vista
10 29 (2.69%) CentOS
11 20 (1.86%) Windows 8
12 17 (1.58%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (0.84%) SUSE
16 8 (0.74%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.37%) VxWorks
17 4 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (15.41%) ITIL
2 159 (14.76%) Software Engineering
3 92 (8.54%) Network Design
4 86 (7.99%) Service Delivery
5 74 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (6.04%) Network Monitoring
7 59 (5.48%) Network Management
7 59 (5.48%) TDD
8 58 (5.39%) Migration
9 54 (5.01%) Business Development
10 47 (4.36%) Change Management
11 46 (4.27%) Project Management
11 46 (4.27%) Service Management
12 44 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
13 41 (3.81%) Product Management
14 39 (3.62%) Incident Management
15 36 (3.34%) Capacity Planning
16 35 (3.25%) Mentoring
16 35 (3.25%) Validation
17 31 (2.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 151 (14.02%) C
2 133 (12.35%) C++
3 87 (8.08%) SQL
4 65 (6.04%) C#
5 51 (4.74%) Embedded C
6 48 (4.46%) Embedded C++
6 48 (4.46%) Java
7 37 (3.44%) Python
8 31 (2.88%) Assembly Language
9 22 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 20 (1.86%) VC++
10 20 (1.86%) Perl
11 17 (1.58%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.11%) PHP
13 8 (0.74%) PowerShell
14 7 (0.65%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.28%) JavaScript
16 2 (0.19%) VB
16 2 (0.19%) Tcl
16 2 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 280 (26.00%) Cisco Certification
2 194 (18.01%) Degree
3 178 (16.53%) CCNP
4 167 (15.51%) CCNA
5 71 (6.59%) Security Cleared
6 58 (5.39%) SC Cleared
7 48 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 45 (4.18%) CCIE
9 31 (2.88%) MCSE
10 21 (1.95%) CCSA
10 21 (1.95%) JNCIA
11 20 (1.86%) JNCIS
12 19 (1.76%) JNCIP
12 19 (1.76%) HP APS
13 18 (1.67%) CCDA
14 16 (1.49%) DV Cleared
15 15 (1.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (1.21%) HP ASE
16 13 (1.21%) CCDP
17 12 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (9.75%) SLA
2 27 (2.51%) JTAG
3 26 (2.41%) QA
4 16 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.30%) ISO 9001
6 13 (1.21%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.84%) COBIT
8 6 (0.56%) ISO 9000
9 4 (0.37%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.093%) WAI
System Software
1 150 (13.93%) Active Directory
2 106 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (6.31%) Firmware
4 35 (3.25%) vSphere
5 33 (3.06%) Hyper-V
6 25 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 13 (1.21%) XenApp
9 12 (1.11%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (0.65%) qmail
11 7 (0.65%) NFS
11 7 (0.65%) iptables
11 7 (0.65%) Kamailio
12 6 (0.56%) OpenSIPS
12 6 (0.56%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.46%) Samba
14 4 (0.37%) MetaFrame
14 4 (0.37%) vCloud
15 3 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (4.18%) OpenView
2 22 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
3 18 (1.67%) Puppet
4 17 (1.58%) CiscoWorks
5 13 (1.21%) Nagios
6 11 (1.02%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.74%) Netcool
8 7 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.65%) Backup Exec
8 7 (0.65%) SCCM
8 7 (0.65%) SCOM
8 7 (0.65%) Zenoss
8 7 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (0.65%) yum
8 7 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (0.37%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 3 (0.28%) Cacti
Vendors
1 413 (38.35%) Cisco
2 211 (19.59%) Microsoft
3 196 (18.20%) Juniper
4 173 (16.06%) VMware
5 136 (12.63%) HP
6 82 (7.61%) CheckPoint
7 76 (7.06%) F5
8 63 (5.85%) Oracle
9 61 (5.66%) Citrix
10 43 (3.99%) Fortinet
11 42 (3.90%) SolarWinds
12 41 (3.81%) Huawei
13 40 (3.71%) EMC
14 39 (3.62%) Avaya
15 38 (3.53%) NetApp
16 37 (3.44%) Remedy
17 36 (3.34%) BT
18 35 (3.25%) Nokia
18 35 (3.25%) Dell
19 29 (2.69%) Cramer
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Skye Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum with company benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + Shift Alowance + Bonus + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits share options + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 19,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 3/4/5% pension, BUPA healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Stott and May
Salary: £60k-£70k + 20% bonus + car
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago