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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 459 454 414
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 553 534 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.49% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.77% 2.84% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 412 402 520
Average salary £40,000 £43,875 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.83% +9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -13 505 £40,000 -8.57% 56
South East +13 215 £37,750 -11.17% 22
London +18 156 £42,500 -15.00% 10
Berkshire +28 104 £40,000 -23.80% 10
Surrey +27 61 £32,000 -1.53% 4
Reading 0 41 £42,500 -43.33% 1
East of England -20 39 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Cambridge +4 31 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Cambridgeshire -5 31 £50,000 - 5
Reigate +4 30 £31,500 +31.25% 3
City of London +26 26 £40,000 -20.00% 4
South West -28 25 £40,000 - 6
North West -12 23 £40,000 - 6
Bracknell -4 22 £27,500 -9.83% 4
Hampshire -39 22 £40,000 +4.57% 4
Slough - 21 £24,500 - 4
Scotland +19 19 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Yorkshire -28 17 £35,000 - 2
South Yorkshire -12 16 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +42 15 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Edinburgh +9 14 £38,500 +4.05%
West Sussex +5 14 £47,500 +35.71% 1
West Midlands -9 13 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Manchester -19 12 £24,750 -34.86% 4
Buckinghamshire +10 11 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke +10 11 £40,000 +12.67%
Wiltshire 0 10 £40,000 +75.82%
Sheffield - 10 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire +6 9 £42,500 +11.84%
Gloucestershire -22 9 £50,000 +33.33%

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 463 (43.15%) Cisco
2 393 (36.63%) MPLS
3 368 (34.30%) TCP/IP
4 362 (33.74%) Firewall
5 358 (33.36%) Cisco Certification
6 350 (32.62%) Windows
7 314 (29.26%) WAN
8 309 (28.80%) LAN
9 291 (27.12%) VPN
10 290 (27.03%) Telecoms
11 282 (26.28%) Microsoft
12 237 (22.09%) DNS
13 236 (21.99%) Linux
14 233 (21.71%) BGP
15 232 (21.62%) OSPF
15 232 (21.62%) Juniper
16 213 (19.85%) CCNP
17 212 (19.76%) CCNA
18 206 (19.20%) Degree
19 187 (17.43%) Wireless
19 187 (17.43%) VoIP
19 187 (17.43%) C
20 183 (17.05%) VMware
21 176 (16.40%) Active Directory
22 173 (16.12%) ITIL
23 170 (15.84%) HP
23 170 (15.84%) DHCP
24 165 (15.38%) MS Excel
25 156 (14.54%) Internet
26 153 (14.26%) MS Exchange

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 153 (14.26%) MS Exchange
2 44 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (3.45%) Lync
4 36 (3.36%) Apache
5 29 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 28 (2.61%) Moodle
7 26 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (2.33%) IIS
9 18 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 18 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (1.40%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.30%) WebLogic
11 14 (1.30%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.37%) Node.js
15 3 (0.28%) JBoss
15 3 (0.28%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.19%) CMS
Applications
1 165 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 136 (12.67%) MS Office
3 29 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 23 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (1.40%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.093%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.093%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.80%) Office 365
2 14 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 393 (36.63%) MPLS
2 368 (34.30%) TCP/IP
3 362 (33.74%) Firewall
4 314 (29.26%) WAN
5 309 (28.80%) LAN
6 291 (27.12%) VPN
7 237 (22.09%) DNS
8 233 (21.71%) BGP
9 232 (21.62%) OSPF
10 187 (17.43%) VoIP
10 187 (17.43%) Wireless
11 170 (15.84%) DHCP
12 156 (14.54%) Internet
13 133 (12.40%) ADSL
14 127 (11.84%) Cisco ASA
15 111 (10.34%) VLAN
16 110 (10.25%) Network Security
17 105 (9.79%) SAN
18 102 (9.51%) Wi-Fi
19 93 (8.67%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.54%) MySQL
3 14 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 14 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.56%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.47%) MS Access
8 4 (0.37%) HBase
9 3 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.28%) Informix
10 2 (0.19%) DB2
11 1 (0.093%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 49 (4.57%) Git (software)
2 47 (4.38%) Subversion
3 21 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.21%) Toad
5 10 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.56%) WebLOAD
7 5 (0.47%) TestDirector
7 5 (0.47%) GDB
7 5 (0.47%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.28%) PVCS
8 3 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.19%) InstallShield
9 2 (0.19%) WiX
9 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.093%) MSTest
10 1 (0.093%) GCC
10 1 (0.093%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.093%) VectorCAST
General
1 290 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 118 (11.00%) Finance
3 90 (8.39%) Electronics
4 34 (3.17%) Retail
5 28 (2.61%) Marketing
6 17 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 17 (1.58%) Aerospace
7 15 (1.40%) Back Office
7 15 (1.40%) Law
7 15 (1.40%) Multimedia
8 12 (1.12%) Legal
9 10 (0.93%) Automotive
10 7 (0.65%) Banking
11 6 (0.56%) French Language
12 5 (0.47%) Local Government
13 4 (0.37%) Military
14 3 (0.28%) Advertising
14 3 (0.28%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.19%) German Language
15 2 (0.19%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 273 (25.44%) Network Engineer
2 127 (11.84%) Software Engineer
3 95 (8.85%) Analyst
3 95 (8.85%) Support Engineer
4 59 (5.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 59 (5.50%) Consultant
5 55 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
6 41 (3.82%) Administrator
7 40 (3.73%) NOC Engineer
8 36 (3.36%) Technical Support
8 36 (3.36%) Technical Engineer
9 35 (3.26%) Service Analyst
10 34 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
11 33 (3.08%) Service Desk Analyst
12 31 (2.89%) Architect
13 30 (2.80%) Operations Engineer
14 29 (2.70%) Network Operations Engineer
15 28 (2.61%) Developer
16 27 (2.52%) Technical Support Engineer
16 27 (2.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (4.75%) .NET
2 34 (3.17%) CSS
3 33 (3.08%) HTML
4 32 (2.98%) MFC
5 22 (2.05%) WPF
5 22 (2.05%) Qt
6 21 (1.96%) SOAP
6 21 (1.96%) Web Services
6 21 (1.96%) XML
7 16 (1.49%) STL
7 16 (1.49%) OpenGL
7 16 (1.49%) Direct3D
8 15 (1.40%) Regular Expression
9 13 (1.21%) WSDL
9 13 (1.21%) JAXB
9 13 (1.21%) JMS
9 13 (1.21%) COM
10 12 (1.12%) LAMP
11 11 (1.03%) jQuery
12 8 (0.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.74%) Computer Science
2 71 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (3.54%) Blackberry
4 36 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
5 29 (2.70%) Device Driver
6 28 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 27 (2.52%) Replication
8 26 (2.42%) Mathematics
9 24 (2.24%) VLE
10 23 (2.14%) Open Source
11 21 (1.96%) CLARiiON
12 19 (1.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 19 (1.77%) iPad
13 18 (1.68%) Visualisation
13 18 (1.68%) CMDB
14 16 (1.49%) CUDA
14 16 (1.49%) Embedded Systems
15 15 (1.40%) Clustering
16 14 (1.30%) E-Learning
16 14 (1.30%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 350 (32.62%) Windows
2 236 (21.99%) Linux
3 93 (8.67%) UNIX
3 93 (8.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (7.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (4.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 48 (4.47%) Windows XP
8 42 (3.91%) Solaris
9 38 (3.54%) CentOS
10 35 (3.26%) Windows 7
11 31 (2.89%) Android
12 28 (2.61%) Mac OS X
13 25 (2.33%) Windows 8
14 22 (2.05%) Windows Vista
15 16 (1.49%) SUSE
16 13 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.65%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
18 6 (0.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (16.12%) ITIL
2 140 (13.05%) Software Engineering
3 97 (9.04%) Service Delivery
4 94 (8.76%) Network Monitoring
5 71 (6.62%) Change Management
6 68 (6.34%) Network Design
7 67 (6.24%) Migration
8 64 (5.96%) Load Balancing
9 59 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (4.85%) Project Management
10 52 (4.85%) Kalman Filter
11 47 (4.38%) Network Management
11 47 (4.38%) TDD
12 46 (4.29%) Line Management
13 40 (3.73%) Time Management
14 39 (3.63%) Service Management
15 30 (2.80%) CAD
16 29 (2.70%) Configuration Management
17 28 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
17 28 (2.61%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 187 (17.43%) C
2 99 (9.23%) C++
3 91 (8.48%) SQL
4 60 (5.59%) Python
5 53 (4.94%) C#
6 52 (4.85%) Embedded C
7 36 (3.36%) Perl
8 35 (3.26%) Java
9 30 (2.80%) Embedded C++
10 28 (2.61%) Assembly Language
11 21 (1.96%) JavaScript
11 21 (1.96%) PHP
12 19 (1.77%) VC++
13 14 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.21%) Bash Shell
14 13 (1.21%) sed
15 8 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.65%) Bourne shell
17 5 (0.47%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 358 (33.36%) Cisco Certification
2 213 (19.85%) CCNP
3 212 (19.76%) CCNA
4 206 (19.20%) Degree
5 98 (9.13%) CCIE
6 73 (6.80%) Security Cleared
7 65 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 59 (5.50%) SC Cleared
9 36 (3.36%) MCSE
10 35 (3.26%) JNCIE
11 32 (2.98%) JNCIS
12 30 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 26 (2.42%) JNCIP
14 24 (2.24%) JNCIA
15 23 (2.14%) Network+ Certification
16 22 (2.05%) CCDA
16 22 (2.05%) CCDP
17 19 (1.77%) HND
18 17 (1.58%) CCSE
19 16 (1.49%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (10.72%) SLA
2 30 (2.80%) QA
3 12 (1.12%) JTAG
4 8 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.28%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.093%) WAI
System Software
1 176 (16.40%) Active Directory
2 122 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (6.80%) Firmware
4 37 (3.45%) vSphere
5 27 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (2.14%) Hyper-V
6 23 (2.14%) XenApp
7 18 (1.68%) Samba
8 17 (1.58%) NFS
9 16 (1.49%) Terminal Services
9 16 (1.49%) UAG
10 13 (1.21%) Shibboleth
10 13 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 11 (1.03%) MetaFrame
12 10 (0.93%) vCloud
13 8 (0.75%) Kamailio
13 8 (0.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 7 (0.65%) qmail
15 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
15 5 (0.47%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 41 (3.82%) CiscoWorks
2 38 (3.54%) OpenView
3 37 (3.45%) Puppet
4 23 (2.14%) SCOM
5 22 (2.05%) SCCM
6 21 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 18 (1.68%) Nagios
8 14 (1.30%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (1.12%) Cisco Prime
10 9 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
11 8 (0.75%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.65%) Netcool
12 7 (0.65%) Zenoss
12 7 (0.65%) yum
12 7 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.56%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.56%) Backup Exec
14 5 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
14 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.47%) Cacti
Vendors
1 463 (43.15%) Cisco
2 282 (26.28%) Microsoft
3 232 (21.62%) Juniper
4 183 (17.05%) VMware
5 170 (15.84%) HP
6 84 (7.83%) SolarWinds
7 83 (7.74%) F5
7 83 (7.74%) CheckPoint
8 69 (6.43%) Citrix
9 64 (5.96%) Oracle
10 60 (5.59%) EMC
11 57 (5.31%) BT
12 51 (4.75%) Red Hat
13 48 (4.47%) Dell
14 47 (4.38%) Fortinet
15 40 (3.73%) Avaya
16 34 (3.17%) BMC
17 29 (2.70%) NetApp
18 28 (2.61%) Brocade
19 27 (2.52%) Sophos
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 to £55000 per annum - 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7%, Med
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bathgate, West Lothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Over Time
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + Pro Rata
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car & Pack
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + On call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + beneits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + inc pack
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + On call + healthcare + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago