The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 477 397 407
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 563 675 670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.60% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 3.00% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 442 523 486
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,620 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20651 22515 22399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.83% 19.91% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16370 18140 18686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 April 2014 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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -90 503 £40,000 - 62
London -81 156 £45,000 +5.88% 7
South East -100 125 £38,000 -7.31% 27
East of England -7 60 £42,500 +6.25% 7
South West -27 52 £40,000 -5.88% 6
North West +12 50 £44,000 +10.00% 4
City of London -49 41 £47,500 +20.25% 4
Berkshire -21 36 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Manchester +8 30 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Scotland +2 30 £38,500 +16.66% 3
Hampshire -25 30 £40,250 +10.27% 9
West Midlands +11 28 £35,000 +16.66% 5
Hertfordshire +7 26 £30,000 -29.41%
Gloucestershire -3 25 £42,000 -1.17% 1
Surrey -35 25 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Yorkshire -32 24 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 23 £47,500 +55.73% 7
Wales +13 20 £37,500 +53.06% 5
Reading -18 20 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Cambridge +6 17 £47,500 +55.73% 7
Letchworth - 15 £32,000 -
Bristol +8 13 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Cheshire +8 13 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Birmingham +4 13 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Glasgow -1 12 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheltenham -25 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Edinburgh -27 12 £37,750 +14.39% 2
South Wales +1 10 £42,750 +74.48% 4
North Yorkshire - 10 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex - 9 £42,500 -

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

1 460 (44.02%) Cisco
2 424 (40.57%) TCP/IP
3 393 (37.61%) Firewall
4 354 (33.88%) WAN
5 348 (33.30%) MPLS
6 323 (30.91%) LAN
7 314 (30.05%) Windows
8 309 (29.57%) Cisco Certification
9 277 (26.51%) Telecoms
10 248 (23.73%) VPN
11 213 (20.38%) Degree
12 208 (19.90%) Linux
13 195 (18.66%) Microsoft
14 193 (18.47%) C
15 190 (18.18%) VMware
16 189 (18.09%) OSPF
17 188 (17.99%) BGP
18 174 (16.65%) CCNP
19 169 (16.17%) DNS
20 161 (15.41%) Wireless
21 159 (15.22%) Active Directory
22 153 (14.64%) CCNA
23 146 (13.97%) HP
24 137 (13.11%) Juniper
25 134 (12.82%) Internet
25 134 (12.82%) C++
26 126 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
27 125 (11.96%) Network Security
28 117 (11.20%) ITIL
29 113 (10.81%) CheckPoint

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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
1 109 (10.43%) MS Exchange
2 49 (4.69%) Apache
3 39 (3.73%) Lync
4 37 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (3.44%) SharePoint
6 25 (2.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 16 (1.53%) Moodle
9 13 (1.24%) IIS
9 13 (1.24%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
11 11 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.86%) Node.js
12 9 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (0.77%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.29%) GroupWise
15 3 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 110 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 70 (6.70%) MS Office
3 8 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.29%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.19%) Simulink
7 1 (0.096%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 7 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.096%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.34%) Office 365
2 11 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.96%) SaaS
4 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 424 (40.57%) TCP/IP
2 393 (37.61%) Firewall
3 354 (33.88%) WAN
4 348 (33.30%) MPLS
5 323 (30.91%) LAN
6 248 (23.73%) VPN
7 189 (18.09%) OSPF
8 188 (17.99%) BGP
9 169 (16.17%) DNS
10 161 (15.41%) Wireless
11 134 (12.82%) Internet
12 125 (11.96%) Network Security
13 109 (10.43%) DHCP
14 101 (9.67%) VoIP
15 88 (8.42%) VLAN
15 88 (8.42%) DWDM
16 87 (8.33%) SDH
17 86 (8.23%) ADSL
18 82 (7.85%) SNMP
19 77 (7.37%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (6.89%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
3 26 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (2.49%) MySQL
4 13 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 9 (0.86%) RDBMS
6 9 (0.86%) HBase
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.29%) MS Access
8 3 (0.29%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.29%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (3.92%) Subversion
2 20 (1.91%) Visual Studio
3 17 (1.63%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.15%) PVCS
5 9 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.19%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.19%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.19%) Toad
8 2 (0.19%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.096%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.096%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.096%) Trac
General
1 277 (26.51%) Telecoms
2 100 (9.57%) Finance
3 88 (8.42%) Electronics
4 55 (5.26%) Advertising
5 35 (3.35%) Aerospace
6 27 (2.58%) Marketing
7 23 (2.20%) Retail
8 19 (1.82%) Law
9 18 (1.72%) Banking
10 16 (1.53%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.53%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.86%) Automotive
12 8 (0.77%) Spanish Language
12 8 (0.77%) French Language
12 8 (0.77%) Legal
13 7 (0.67%) Avionics
14 6 (0.57%) Local Government
14 6 (0.57%) Military
15 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.48%) Games
Job Titles
1 184 (17.61%) Network Engineer
2 92 (8.80%) Consultant
2 92 (8.80%) Architect
3 91 (8.71%) Software Engineer
4 86 (8.23%) Analyst
5 59 (5.65%) Administrator
6 53 (5.07%) Systems Administrator
7 52 (4.98%) Support Engineer
8 45 (4.31%) Network Architect
9 42 (4.02%) Sales Consultant
10 38 (3.64%) Support Analyst
11 37 (3.54%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 36 (3.44%) Network Support
13 35 (3.35%) Developer
14 33 (3.16%) NOC Engineer
14 33 (3.16%) Technical Design Authority
15 32 (3.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 31 (2.97%) Network Consultant
17 29 (2.78%) Network Analyst
18 28 (2.68%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (7.46%) .NET
2 37 (3.54%) MFC
3 23 (2.20%) WPF
4 22 (2.11%) Qt
5 16 (1.53%) Direct3D
5 16 (1.53%) OpenGL
6 14 (1.34%) Web Services
7 13 (1.24%) XML
8 11 (1.05%) STL
9 8 (0.77%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.57%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.57%) COM
10 6 (0.57%) CSS
10 6 (0.57%) SOAP
11 5 (0.48%) Flash
11 5 (0.48%) LAMP
12 4 (0.38%) REST
12 4 (0.38%) HTML
12 4 (0.38%) Middleware
13 3 (0.29%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.75%) Computer Science
2 52 (4.98%) Firmware
3 46 (4.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 35 (3.35%) Mathematics
5 32 (3.06%) Replication
6 29 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.68%) Open Source
7 28 (2.68%) VHDL
7 28 (2.68%) Device Driver
8 25 (2.39%) Physics
9 23 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
10 21 (2.01%) Verilog
11 20 (1.91%) Video Conferencing
11 20 (1.91%) CAN bus
12 19 (1.82%) Blackberry
13 16 (1.53%) Visualisation
13 16 (1.53%) CUDA
13 16 (1.53%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.24%) IPTV
14 13 (1.24%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 314 (30.05%) Windows
2 208 (19.90%) Linux
3 81 (7.75%) UNIX
4 69 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (5.36%) Windows 7
6 47 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 31 (2.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 30 (2.87%) CentOS
10 28 (2.68%) Mac OS X
10 28 (2.68%) Windows XP
11 23 (2.20%) Solaris
12 13 (1.24%) Windows 8
12 13 (1.24%) Ubuntu
12 13 (1.24%) Embedded Linux
13 12 (1.15%) Windows Vista
14 9 (0.86%) AIX
14 9 (0.86%) Debian
15 4 (0.38%) HPUX
16 3 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (11.20%) ITIL
2 100 (9.57%) Software Engineering
3 94 (9.00%) Service Delivery
4 87 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 68 (6.51%) Network Management
6 65 (6.22%) Load Balancing
7 64 (6.12%) Project Management
7 64 (6.12%) Network Monitoring
8 62 (5.93%) Network Design
9 42 (4.02%) Change Management
10 38 (3.64%) Project Planning
10 38 (3.64%) Migration
11 33 (3.16%) UML
11 33 (3.16%) Problem Management
12 32 (3.06%) Unit Testing
13 30 (2.87%) Time Management
13 30 (2.87%) Disaster Recovery
14 28 (2.68%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (2.68%) TDD
15 27 (2.58%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 193 (18.47%) C
2 134 (12.82%) C++
3 88 (8.42%) SQL
4 77 (7.37%) Embedded C
5 64 (6.12%) Python
6 51 (4.88%) C#
7 45 (4.31%) Perl
8 42 (4.02%) Assembly Language
9 34 (3.25%) Java
10 22 (2.11%) Embedded C++
11 20 (1.91%) Bash Shell
11 20 (1.91%) VC++
12 17 (1.63%) PHP
13 16 (1.53%) Ruby
14 15 (1.44%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.05%) Shell Script
16 9 (0.86%) JavaScript
16 9 (0.86%) VB
17 7 (0.67%) Bourne shell
18 5 (0.48%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 309 (29.57%) Cisco Certification
2 213 (20.38%) Degree
3 174 (16.65%) CCNP
4 153 (14.64%) CCNA
5 80 (7.66%) CCIE
6 52 (4.98%) Security Cleared
7 46 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (2.78%) MCSE
9 28 (2.68%) SC Cleared
10 26 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 20 (1.91%) CCIP
12 18 (1.72%) MCP
13 17 (1.63%) MCITP
14 15 (1.44%) MCSA
15 13 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (1.24%) Network+ Certification
16 12 (1.15%) HND
17 11 (1.05%) JNCIA
17 11 (1.05%) DV Cleared
18 10 (0.96%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (7.08%) SLA
2 14 (1.34%) QA
3 13 (1.24%) IEC 61508
4 12 (1.15%) TickIT
5 8 (0.77%) JTAG
6 7 (0.67%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.57%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.29%) HL7
8 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 159 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 126 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 41 (3.92%) vSphere
5 28 (2.68%) NFS
6 25 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (1.44%) Terminal Services
8 14 (1.34%) qmail
8 14 (1.34%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.05%) UAG
10 8 (0.77%) vCloud
11 7 (0.67%) ISA Server
11 7 (0.67%) MetaFrame
11 7 (0.67%) Samba
11 7 (0.67%) XenServer
11 7 (0.67%) XenDesktop
12 6 (0.57%) XenApp
12 6 (0.57%) KVM
13 5 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 4 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (3.25%) Puppet
1 34 (3.25%) OpenView
2 32 (3.06%) NetBackup
3 29 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
4 24 (2.30%) Nagios
5 20 (1.91%) SCCM
6 15 (1.44%) FortiGate
7 14 (1.34%) Zenoss
7 14 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (1.34%) YUM
8 12 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
9 10 (0.96%) SCDPM
9 10 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
11 7 (0.67%) Netcool
11 7 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (0.48%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
13 4 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 460 (44.02%) Cisco
2 195 (18.66%) Microsoft
3 190 (18.18%) VMware
4 146 (13.97%) HP
5 137 (13.11%) Juniper
6 113 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 90 (8.61%) F5
8 61 (5.84%) Citrix
9 52 (4.98%) SolarWinds
9 52 (4.98%) EMC
10 42 (4.02%) Dell
11 38 (3.64%) Fortinet
12 36 (3.44%) Avaya
13 35 (3.35%) Nortel
13 35 (3.35%) Red Hat
13 35 (3.35%) Oracle
14 34 (3.25%) BT
15 30 (2.87%) Symantec
16 29 (2.78%) Blue Coat
16 29 (2.78%) Sophos
West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Venator Recruitment Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £37,756 - 49,216 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wales
Adderley featherstone
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Venator Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £20K + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k+ Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £27k per year + £4K Shift Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
LA International
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago