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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 446 462 405
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -57
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 555 510 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.93% 2.82% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 404 374 492
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £57,886 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-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
18920 18058 21897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.95% 16.95% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15225 14120 17929
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +20 519 £42,500 +6.25% 70
London +55 187 £50,000 +13.63% 16
South East -4 184 £37,500 -6.25% 26
Berkshire +13 85 £37,500 -25.00% 8
City of London +11 44 £48,500 +4.86% 7
Surrey -11 38 £31,500 +1.61% 2
East of England +2 36 £50,000 +21.21% 6
Cambridgeshire +14 31 £50,000 - 6
Reading -10 31 £30,000 -40.00% 6
Cambridge +18 30 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Yorkshire +11 29 £35,000 -6.66% 3
North West -16 26 £40,000 -17.52% 4
West Midlands -26 26 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Hampshire -8 23 £40,000 +6.95% 2
Bracknell -4 19 £27,500 -9.83% 2
South West -52 19 £36,250 -9.37% 5
Slough - 19 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire +7 18 £35,000 - 1
Scotland +20 17 £38,500 +4.05% 2
Greenwich -5 15 - -
East Midlands +41 13 £51,750 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 13 £40,000 -18.36%
Nottinghamshire +23 12 £63,500 +84.05% 1
Nottingham +17 12 £63,500 +84.05% 1
Manchester +4 12 £25,000 -41.17% 2
Reigate -2 12 £32,500 +28.71% 1
Birmingham -17 12 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Leeds +10 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Edinburgh +4 11 £38,500 +4.05% 1
West Yorkshire +4 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 453 (40.56%) MPLS
2 430 (38.50%) Cisco
3 370 (33.12%) Firewall
4 358 (32.05%) Telecoms
5 347 (31.07%) WAN
6 346 (30.98%) TCP/IP
7 343 (30.71%) VPN
7 343 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
8 329 (29.45%) LAN
9 328 (29.36%) Windows
10 238 (21.31%) Microsoft
11 229 (20.50%) CCNP
12 227 (20.32%) OSPF
13 225 (20.14%) BGP
14 220 (19.70%) Linux
15 219 (19.61%) Wireless
16 213 (19.07%) Juniper
17 206 (18.44%) DNS
18 194 (17.37%) CCNA
19 191 (17.10%) VoIP
20 187 (16.74%) Degree
21 181 (16.20%) VMware
22 170 (15.22%) ITIL
22 170 (15.22%) HP
23 162 (14.50%) Active Directory
24 157 (14.06%) C
25 146 (13.07%) DHCP
25 146 (13.07%) Software Engineering
26 140 (12.53%) MS Excel
27 139 (12.44%) ADSL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 120 (10.74%) MS Exchange
2 47 (4.21%) Lync
3 39 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (2.69%) IIS
4 30 (2.69%) Apache
5 22 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 22 (1.97%) WebSphere
6 19 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.34%) Moodle
9 9 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (0.81%) SharePoint
10 6 (0.54%) nginx
11 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 3 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.18%) WinCC
14 2 (0.18%) Node.js
14 2 (0.18%) TWiki
Applications
1 140 (12.53%) MS Excel
2 119 (10.65%) MS Office
3 22 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.16%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.090%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.090%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.13%) Office 365
2 19 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.81%) IaaS
5 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.090%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 453 (40.56%) MPLS
2 370 (33.12%) Firewall
3 347 (31.07%) WAN
4 346 (30.98%) TCP/IP
5 343 (30.71%) VPN
6 329 (29.45%) LAN
7 227 (20.32%) OSPF
8 225 (20.14%) BGP
9 219 (19.61%) Wireless
10 206 (18.44%) DNS
11 191 (17.10%) VoIP
12 146 (13.07%) DHCP
13 139 (12.44%) ADSL
14 135 (12.09%) Internet
15 129 (11.55%) VLAN
16 128 (11.46%) Cisco ASA
17 121 (10.83%) SAN
18 109 (9.76%) SNMP
19 102 (9.13%) Wi-Fi
20 101 (9.04%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (3.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.24%) MySQL
3 22 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 22 (1.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 11 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.090%) Informix
9 1 (0.090%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.090%) HBase
9 1 (0.090%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (4.30%) Subversion
2 41 (3.67%) Git (software)
3 21 (1.88%) Toad
3 21 (1.88%) Visual Studio
4 11 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
4 11 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.63%) JIRA
6 5 (0.45%) TestDirector
6 5 (0.45%) GDB
7 4 (0.36%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.27%) PVCS
8 3 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.18%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.18%) WebLOAD
9 2 (0.18%) WiX
10 1 (0.090%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.090%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.090%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.090%) MSTest
General
1 358 (32.05%) Telecoms
2 129 (11.55%) Finance
3 94 (8.42%) Electronics
4 50 (4.48%) Marketing
5 28 (2.51%) Retail
6 21 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.79%) Legal
8 15 (1.34%) Law
9 14 (1.25%) Automotive
10 13 (1.16%) Back Office
11 12 (1.07%) Multimedia
11 12 (1.07%) Banking
12 11 (0.98%) Aerospace
13 8 (0.72%) Advertising
14 6 (0.54%) Military
15 5 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.45%) French Language
15 5 (0.45%) German Language
16 4 (0.36%) Local Government
17 3 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 261 (23.37%) Network Engineer
2 139 (12.44%) Software Engineer
3 109 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 65 (5.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 63 (5.64%) Analyst
6 59 (5.28%) Consultant
7 51 (4.57%) Senior Network Engineer
8 44 (3.94%) NOC Engineer
9 39 (3.49%) Technical Support
10 38 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 37 (3.31%) Technical Engineer
12 35 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
13 34 (3.04%) Administrator
13 34 (3.04%) 2nd Line Support
14 31 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
14 31 (2.78%) Architect
14 31 (2.78%) Network Support
15 26 (2.33%) Support Analyst
16 25 (2.24%) Senior Manager
16 25 (2.24%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.83%) .NET
2 41 (3.67%) Web Services
3 33 (2.95%) SOAP
4 30 (2.69%) MFC
4 30 (2.69%) Qt
5 24 (2.15%) WPF
5 24 (2.15%) XML
6 21 (1.88%) JMS
6 21 (1.88%) WSDL
6 21 (1.88%) JAXB
7 18 (1.61%) OpenGL
7 18 (1.61%) Direct3D
7 18 (1.61%) STL
8 17 (1.52%) CSS
9 13 (1.16%) HTML
9 13 (1.16%) COM
10 9 (0.81%) XMPP
11 7 (0.63%) HTML5
12 5 (0.45%) REST
12 5 (0.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 62 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 29 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 27 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
6 25 (2.24%) Clustering
7 22 (1.97%) Device Driver
8 20 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 20 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 20 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (1.70%) CMDB
10 18 (1.61%) Replication
10 18 (1.61%) CUDA
11 17 (1.52%) Open Source
12 16 (1.43%) Tandem
13 15 (1.34%) VLE
14 14 (1.25%) Life Science
14 14 (1.25%) VHDL
15 13 (1.16%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 328 (29.36%) Windows
2 220 (19.70%) Linux
3 79 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (6.80%) UNIX
5 48 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (3.58%) Android
7 38 (3.40%) CentOS
8 34 (3.04%) Windows XP
9 33 (2.95%) Solaris
9 33 (2.95%) Windows 7
10 30 (2.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (2.51%) Windows Vista
12 27 (2.42%) Mac OS X
13 16 (1.43%) Windows 8
14 14 (1.25%) SUSE
15 13 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
16 6 (0.54%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.36%) Windows CE
17 4 (0.36%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (15.22%) ITIL
2 146 (13.07%) Software Engineering
3 102 (9.13%) Service Delivery
4 94 (8.42%) Network Monitoring
5 75 (6.71%) Network Design
6 66 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (5.55%) Migration
8 61 (5.46%) Change Management
9 58 (5.19%) TDD
9 58 (5.19%) Network Management
10 52 (4.66%) Load Balancing
11 50 (4.48%) Project Management
12 45 (4.03%) Service Management
12 45 (4.03%) Business Development
13 41 (3.67%) Kalman Filter
14 37 (3.31%) Line Management
15 33 (2.95%) Incident Management
16 32 (2.86%) Configuration Management
16 32 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
17 31 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 157 (14.06%) C
2 107 (9.58%) C++
3 83 (7.43%) SQL
4 60 (5.37%) C#
5 53 (4.74%) Python
6 44 (3.94%) Embedded C
7 43 (3.85%) Java
8 34 (3.04%) Embedded C++
9 25 (2.24%) Perl
10 23 (2.06%) Assembly Language
11 22 (1.97%) PL/SQL
12 19 (1.70%) VC++
13 16 (1.43%) PHP
14 12 (1.07%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.63%) Bourne shell
15 7 (0.63%) JavaScript
16 4 (0.36%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.27%) VB
18 2 (0.18%) Tcl
18 2 (0.18%) sed
Qualifications
1 343 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
2 229 (20.50%) CCNP
3 194 (17.37%) CCNA
4 187 (16.74%) Degree
5 85 (7.61%) Security Cleared
6 81 (7.25%) CCIE
7 67 (6.00%) SC Cleared
8 56 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (3.49%) MCSE
10 33 (2.95%) JNCIS
11 29 (2.60%) JNCIA
12 26 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 25 (2.24%) CCDA
14 24 (2.15%) JNCIP
15 21 (1.88%) VCP4
16 18 (1.61%) JNCIE
16 18 (1.61%) DV Cleared
17 17 (1.52%) HP APS
17 17 (1.52%) CCSA
18 16 (1.43%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.38%) SLA
2 28 (2.51%) QA
3 24 (2.15%) JTAG
4 15 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.63%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.36%) COBIT
8 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.090%) WAI
System Software
1 162 (14.50%) Active Directory
2 114 (10.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (5.91%) Firmware
4 32 (2.86%) vSphere
5 26 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 21 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.43%) XenApp
8 15 (1.34%) Samba
8 15 (1.34%) NFS
9 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (0.90%) vCloud
11 8 (0.72%) Kamailio
11 8 (0.72%) Terminal Services
11 8 (0.72%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.63%) qmail
13 6 (0.54%) VMware ESX
13 6 (0.54%) UAG
14 5 (0.45%) OpenSIPS
14 5 (0.45%) MetaFrame
15 4 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 45 (4.03%) OpenView
2 36 (3.22%) CiscoWorks
3 32 (2.86%) Puppet
4 22 (1.97%) Cisco Prime
5 21 (1.88%) SCOM
6 19 (1.70%) Cisco CUCM
7 17 (1.52%) Nagios
8 14 (1.25%) SCCM
9 13 (1.16%) Tivoli
10 10 (0.90%) Backup Exec
11 8 (0.72%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (0.63%) Netcool
12 7 (0.63%) Zenoss
12 7 (0.63%) yum
12 7 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (0.54%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
14 5 (0.45%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 430 (38.50%) Cisco
2 238 (21.31%) Microsoft
3 213 (19.07%) Juniper
4 181 (16.20%) VMware
5 170 (15.22%) HP
6 88 (7.88%) CheckPoint
7 78 (6.98%) SolarWinds
8 77 (6.89%) F5
9 61 (5.46%) Citrix
10 60 (5.37%) Oracle
11 55 (4.92%) EMC
12 51 (4.57%) BT
13 43 (3.85%) Dell
14 42 (3.76%) Red Hat
15 41 (3.67%) NetApp
15 41 (3.67%) Fortinet
16 37 (3.31%) Huawei
17 28 (2.51%) Cramer
18 27 (2.42%) Brocade
18 27 (2.42%) Nokia
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum On Call (£5k) + Pension + 25
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension / Healthcare / bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Infinera Corp.
Salary: OPEN DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago