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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 486 420 405
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -15
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 497 580 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 3.08% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 399 465 555
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,600 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
20719 18858 21669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.92% 17.56% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16434 15252 17702
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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 -45 470 £40,000 -5.88% 58
London -5 191 £47,500 +5.36% 13
South East -25 166 £35,000 -22.22% 22
Surrey +20 52 £25,500 -49.00% 6
Berkshire -5 42 £39,000 -35.00% 10
East of England -28 38 £50,000 +55.03% 4
City of London -8 33 £47,500 -24.00% 2
South West -34 32 £25,000 -37.50% 12
Hampshire -23 31 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Cambridgeshire -11 22 £47,500 +55.73% 4
Reading -13 22 £40,000 -33.33% 3
North West -27 22 £32,500 - 5
Cambridge -3 20 £50,000 +63.93% 4
Wiltshire - 18 £24,500 - 1
Edinburgh -2 16 £38,500 +10.00% 3
Scotland -15 16 £38,500 +10.00% 4
West Midlands -5 13 £40,000 +10.34%
Manchester -12 12 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Basingstoke -17 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Dorking - 12 - -
Reigate -11 11 £24,500 -59.16% 3
Oxfordshire +12 10 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Bracknell +5 9 £35,000 +45.83% 3
Wales -23 9 £37,500 -14.28% 1
Oxford +10 8 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 8 £35,000 -27.08%
Yorkshire -56 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Luton +1 7 £61,250 +59.09%
West Sussex -4 7 £27,500 -28.10%
Bedfordshire -6 7 £61,250 +59.09%

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 403 (41.25%) Cisco
2 368 (37.67%) Windows
3 366 (37.46%) TCP/IP
4 305 (31.22%) MPLS
5 286 (29.27%) Firewall
6 271 (27.74%) WAN
7 268 (27.43%) Linux
8 249 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
9 244 (24.97%) Degree
10 224 (22.93%) Microsoft
11 216 (22.11%) C
11 216 (22.11%) Telecoms
12 206 (21.08%) LAN
13 195 (19.96%) VPN
14 192 (19.65%) BGP
15 185 (18.94%) DNS
16 178 (18.22%) OSPF
17 171 (17.50%) Juniper
18 170 (17.40%) VMware
19 164 (16.79%) Active Directory
20 144 (14.74%) CCNA
21 142 (14.53%) CCNP
21 142 (14.53%) MS Exchange
22 137 (14.02%) Wireless
23 134 (13.72%) C++
24 130 (13.31%) Software Engineering
25 129 (13.20%) MS Excel
26 124 (12.69%) HP
27 121 (12.38%) DHCP
28 117 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 142 (14.53%) MS Exchange
2 69 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (3.58%) Apache
4 34 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 27 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (2.25%) Moodle
7 21 (2.15%) Lync
8 17 (1.74%) IIS
9 16 (1.64%) Node.js
9 16 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (1.54%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.92%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.51%) SAS
12 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.41%) GroupWise
13 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.41%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 129 (13.20%) MS Excel
2 94 (9.62%) MS Office
3 21 (2.15%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.84%) AutoCAD
5 11 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.72%) Office 365
4 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 366 (37.46%) TCP/IP
2 305 (31.22%) MPLS
3 286 (29.27%) Firewall
4 271 (27.74%) WAN
5 206 (21.08%) LAN
6 195 (19.96%) VPN
7 192 (19.65%) BGP
8 185 (18.94%) DNS
9 178 (18.22%) OSPF
10 137 (14.02%) Wireless
11 121 (12.38%) DHCP
12 116 (11.87%) Internet
13 105 (10.75%) Wi-Fi
14 99 (10.13%) Network Security
15 98 (10.03%) ADSL
16 97 (9.93%) VoIP
17 84 (8.60%) SAN
18 81 (8.29%) Cisco ASA
19 63 (6.45%) VPLS
20 62 (6.35%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (7.47%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.50%) MySQL
3 28 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (2.35%) Relational Database
5 20 (2.05%) RDBMS
6 19 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (1.64%) HBase
8 9 (0.92%) Big Data
9 8 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.51%) MS Access
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (0.31%) OLTP
13 3 (0.31%) OLAP
14 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.20%) Informix
14 2 (0.20%) DB2
14 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 34 (3.48%) Git (software)
2 31 (3.17%) Subversion
3 22 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 14 (1.43%) PVCS
5 6 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.51%) WebLOAD
6 5 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.20%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.20%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.20%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.20%) Hudson
8 2 (0.20%) WiX
8 2 (0.20%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.10%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.10%) CodeWarrior
9 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 216 (22.11%) Telecoms
2 104 (10.64%) Electronics
3 80 (8.19%) Finance
4 39 (3.99%) Aerospace
5 35 (3.58%) Marketing
6 32 (3.28%) Retail
7 27 (2.76%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.15%) Multimedia
9 14 (1.43%) Legal
10 12 (1.23%) Law
10 12 (1.23%) Avionics
11 9 (0.92%) French Language
11 9 (0.92%) Banking
12 8 (0.82%) Spanish Language
13 7 (0.72%) Italian Language
14 4 (0.41%) Automotive
14 4 (0.41%) Back Office
15 3 (0.31%) Advertising
15 3 (0.31%) Military
15 3 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 204 (20.88%) Network Engineer
2 105 (10.75%) Software Engineer
3 104 (10.64%) Analyst
4 81 (8.29%) Support Engineer
5 68 (6.96%) Consultant
6 48 (4.91%) Administrator
7 45 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
8 43 (4.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 41 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
10 35 (3.58%) Architect
11 34 (3.48%) Operations Engineer
12 33 (3.38%) Support Analyst
12 33 (3.38%) Service Analyst
13 32 (3.28%) Network Operations Engineer
14 31 (3.17%) Design Engineer
14 31 (3.17%) Technical Support
15 30 (3.07%) Service Desk Analyst
15 30 (3.07%) Senior Network Engineer
16 29 (2.97%) Team Leader
17 27 (2.76%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (6.14%) .NET
2 36 (3.68%) MFC
3 32 (3.28%) HTML
4 30 (3.07%) CSS
5 23 (2.35%) XML
6 18 (1.84%) WPF
6 18 (1.84%) Qt
7 17 (1.74%) Regular Expression
8 16 (1.64%) Direct3D
8 16 (1.64%) OpenGL
8 16 (1.64%) STL
9 15 (1.54%) LAMP
10 10 (1.02%) Web Services
10 10 (1.02%) COM
11 8 (0.82%) Flash
11 8 (0.82%) jQuery
12 6 (0.61%) Ajax
12 6 (0.61%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.51%) MSMQ
14 4 (0.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 87 (8.90%) Firmware
3 35 (3.58%) Management Information System
3 35 (3.58%) Mathematics
4 34 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
4 34 (3.48%) Device Driver
5 31 (3.17%) Replication
6 29 (2.97%) Open Source
7 26 (2.66%) Blackberry
7 26 (2.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 22 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
9 21 (2.15%) Clustering
10 18 (1.84%) CLARiiON
11 16 (1.64%) VLE
11 16 (1.64%) STB
11 16 (1.64%) E-Learning
11 16 (1.64%) CUDA
11 16 (1.64%) Visualisation
12 15 (1.54%) Learning Management System
13 13 (1.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 368 (37.67%) Windows
2 268 (27.43%) Linux
3 104 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (9.62%) UNIX
5 75 (7.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (5.73%) Windows 7
8 50 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 46 (4.71%) CentOS
10 44 (4.50%) Windows XP
11 22 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
12 21 (2.15%) Windows 8
13 19 (1.94%) Solaris
13 19 (1.94%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.43%) Windows Vista
15 12 (1.23%) Android
16 11 (1.13%) Fedora
17 7 (0.72%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
18 6 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (13.31%) Software Engineering
2 108 (11.05%) ITIL
3 69 (7.06%) Service Delivery
4 58 (5.94%) Project Management
5 55 (5.63%) Network Design
6 54 (5.53%) Network Monitoring
7 49 (5.02%) Change Management
8 46 (4.71%) Network Management
9 45 (4.61%) Mentoring
10 39 (3.99%) Load Balancing
11 37 (3.79%) Migration
12 33 (3.38%) Time Management
13 28 (2.87%) Analytics
13 28 (2.87%) TDD
14 27 (2.76%) Configuration Management
15 26 (2.66%) UML
16 25 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (2.56%) ITIL V3
17 24 (2.46%) Capacity Management
17 24 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 216 (22.11%) C
2 134 (13.72%) C++
3 90 (9.21%) SQL
4 79 (8.09%) Python
5 73 (7.47%) Embedded C
6 55 (5.63%) C#
7 52 (5.32%) Perl
8 41 (4.20%) Bash Shell
9 36 (3.68%) Java
10 34 (3.48%) Assembly Language
11 29 (2.97%) Embedded C++
12 25 (2.56%) sed
13 24 (2.46%) PHP
14 20 (2.05%) JavaScript
14 20 (2.05%) VC++
14 20 (2.05%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.94%) VB
16 16 (1.64%) Ruby
17 10 (1.02%) Korn
17 10 (1.02%) AWK
Qualifications
1 249 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
2 244 (24.97%) Degree
3 144 (14.74%) CCNA
4 142 (14.53%) CCNP
5 66 (6.76%) CCIE
6 63 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (4.09%) Security Cleared
8 30 (3.07%) MCSE
9 27 (2.76%) JNCIE
10 25 (2.56%) SC Cleared
11 22 (2.25%) MCSA
12 20 (2.05%) CCIP
13 18 (1.84%) CCDP
13 18 (1.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 17 (1.74%) MCITP
14 17 (1.74%) MCP
15 16 (1.64%) HND
16 12 (1.23%) HNC
17 11 (1.13%) Network+ Certification
17 11 (1.13%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.63%) SLA
2 50 (5.12%) QA
3 6 (0.61%) JTAG
4 5 (0.51%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.41%) HL7
5 4 (0.41%) TickIT
6 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.31%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 164 (16.79%) Active Directory
2 117 (11.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (5.94%) vSphere
4 30 (3.07%) XenApp
5 28 (2.87%) Hyper-V
6 25 (2.56%) UAG
7 20 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.84%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 16 (1.64%) NFS
10 15 (1.54%) Shibboleth
11 12 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 11 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 11 (1.13%) MetaFrame
13 10 (1.02%) Samba
14 7 (0.72%) XenServer
14 7 (0.72%) KVM
15 4 (0.41%) Novell eDirectory
15 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
15 4 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 29 (2.97%) Puppet
2 23 (2.35%) OpenView
2 23 (2.35%) Nagios
3 18 (1.84%) SCCM
4 14 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
5 13 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 12 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
7 11 (1.13%) Backup Exec
8 10 (1.02%) SolarWinds Orion
8 10 (1.02%) YUM
9 8 (0.82%) Cacti
10 7 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.61%) Cisco Prime
11 6 (0.61%) WSUS
11 6 (0.61%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.51%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.51%) XenMobile
12 5 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (0.41%) SCDPM
13 4 (0.41%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 403 (41.25%) Cisco
2 224 (22.93%) Microsoft
3 171 (17.50%) Juniper
4 170 (17.40%) VMware
5 124 (12.69%) HP
6 84 (8.60%) Citrix
7 63 (6.45%) CheckPoint
8 56 (5.73%) EMC
9 53 (5.42%) F5
10 52 (5.32%) Red Hat
11 49 (5.02%) Oracle
12 43 (4.40%) SolarWinds
13 40 (4.09%) Avaya
14 38 (3.89%) Dell
15 27 (2.76%) NetApp
15 27 (2.76%) BT
16 26 (2.66%) Fortinet
17 23 (2.35%) Apple
18 22 (2.25%) Symantec
19 20 (2.05%) IBM
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