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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 518 526 387
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -139
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 432 468 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.39% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.27% 2.25% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 338 381 523
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £62,500 £61,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.52%

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
19046 20783 20841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.19% 17.29% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15524 16627 16896
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,279 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +10 393 £40,000 - 74
South East +19 144 £42,500 +21.42% 22
London -1 133 £43,000 -14.00% 10
Hampshire +34 54 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Berkshire +2 42 £42,500 +21.42% 7
City of London +50 34 £32,750 -34.50% 4
East of England +2 32 £40,000 -11.11% 12
North West +13 31 £25,000 -23.07% 8
Yorkshire +15 20 £36,000 -7.09% 3
South West -13 19 £40,000 +14.28% 10
Bracknell +26 18 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Scotland +23 18 £38,500 - 1
Surrey +16 18 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Manchester 0 16 £23,500 -14.54% 5
South Yorkshire +11 15 £36,000 -10.00% 1
South Wales +6 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wales -8 15 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Fareham - 14 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +3 13 £40,000 +110.52% 2
Havant +5 12 £56,000 +12.00%
Barnsley - 12 £36,000 - 1
Essex - 11 £30,000 - 3
Edinburgh +8 10 £38,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +8 10 £42,500 -3.95% 2
Cardiff 0 10 £41,250 +65.00% 1
Basingstoke +26 9 £20,000 -46.66%
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cheshire -1 9 £35,500 -5.33% 3
Gloucestershire -10 9 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Cambridgeshire 0 8 £50,000 +8.10% 7

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 417 (42.73%) Cisco
2 347 (35.55%) MPLS
3 313 (32.07%) Windows
4 305 (31.25%) Firewall
5 303 (31.05%) TCP/IP
6 297 (30.43%) Telecoms
7 276 (28.28%) Cisco Certification
8 262 (26.84%) VPN
9 259 (26.54%) WAN
10 235 (24.08%) LAN
11 196 (20.08%) BGP
12 189 (19.36%) Microsoft
13 188 (19.26%) Linux
14 183 (18.75%) OSPF
15 176 (18.03%) Juniper
16 175 (17.93%) CCNA
17 169 (17.32%) CCNP
17 169 (17.32%) Degree
18 158 (16.19%) VMware
19 155 (15.88%) Wireless
20 153 (15.68%) Data Centre
21 152 (15.57%) C
22 148 (15.16%) C++
23 139 (14.24%) Software Engineering
24 135 (13.83%) DNS
25 134 (13.73%) Active Directory
26 133 (13.63%) VoIP
27 130 (13.32%) ITIL
28 115 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
29 113 (11.58%) MS Excel

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 96 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 40 (4.10%) Lync
3 32 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (2.97%) IIS
5 25 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (1.95%) SharePoint
7 16 (1.64%) WebLogic
7 16 (1.64%) Apache
8 13 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 9 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.61%) nginx
12 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.41%) WinCC
14 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
15 2 (0.20%) Confluence
15 2 (0.20%) OpenStack
16 1 (0.10%) Node.js
16 1 (0.10%) Moodle
Applications
1 113 (11.58%) MS Excel
2 67 (6.86%) MS Office
3 28 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.72%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.10%) Mingle
7 1 (0.10%) EPLAN
7 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.10%) Simulink
7 1 (0.10%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (1.33%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 32 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (1.84%) Office 365
3 12 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (1.13%) IaaS
5 10 (1.02%) Amazon S3
5 10 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.20%) SaaS
7 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.10%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 347 (35.55%) MPLS
2 305 (31.25%) Firewall
3 303 (31.05%) TCP/IP
4 262 (26.84%) VPN
5 259 (26.54%) WAN
6 235 (24.08%) LAN
7 196 (20.08%) BGP
8 183 (18.75%) OSPF
9 155 (15.88%) Wireless
10 135 (13.83%) DNS
11 133 (13.63%) VoIP
12 111 (11.37%) Cisco ASA
13 108 (11.07%) ADSL
14 102 (10.45%) EIGRP
15 101 (10.35%) DHCP
16 100 (10.25%) VLAN
17 81 (8.30%) SAN
18 79 (8.09%) IPsec
19 76 (7.79%) SNMP
20 71 (7.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.77%) Oracle Database
3 17 (1.74%) MySQL
4 15 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (0.72%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.51%) Big Data
10 3 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.31%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.10%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (4.10%) Subversion
2 25 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 19 (1.95%) JIRA
4 18 (1.84%) Git (software)
5 12 (1.23%) Toad
6 11 (1.13%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.72%) LabVIEW
8 5 (0.51%) CodeWarrior
9 4 (0.41%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (0.41%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.20%) TestDirector
11 2 (0.20%) Trac
11 2 (0.20%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.20%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.10%) CANoe
12 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
12 1 (0.10%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 297 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 104 (10.66%) Finance
3 80 (8.20%) Electronics
4 58 (5.94%) Manufacturing
5 54 (5.53%) Marketing
6 22 (2.25%) Retail
6 22 (2.25%) Legal
6 22 (2.25%) Automotive
7 13 (1.33%) Back Office
8 12 (1.23%) Banking
9 9 (0.92%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.82%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.72%) Advertising
11 7 (0.72%) Law
11 7 (0.72%) French Language
12 6 (0.61%) German Language
13 5 (0.51%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.41%) Billing
14 4 (0.41%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.31%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 199 (20.39%) Network Engineer
2 121 (12.40%) Software Engineer
3 68 (6.97%) Support Engineer
4 55 (5.64%) Analyst
5 54 (5.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 41 (4.20%) Support Analyst
7 37 (3.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 36 (3.69%) Consultant
9 34 (3.48%) Technical Support
10 32 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
11 30 (3.07%) Senior Network Engineer
12 28 (2.87%) NOC Engineer
13 27 (2.77%) IT Support
13 27 (2.77%) Senior Software Engineer
14 26 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
15 25 (2.56%) Design Engineer
15 25 (2.56%) Operations Engineer
15 25 (2.56%) Firmware Engineer
16 24 (2.46%) IP Engineer
16 24 (2.46%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (6.15%) .NET
2 40 (4.10%) Web Services
3 33 (3.38%) MFC
4 32 (3.28%) Qt
5 21 (2.15%) XML
6 18 (1.84%) STL
7 16 (1.64%) SOAP
8 13 (1.33%) OpenGL
8 13 (1.33%) Direct3D
8 13 (1.33%) WPF
9 12 (1.23%) JMS
9 12 (1.23%) WSDL
9 12 (1.23%) JAXB
10 11 (1.13%) HTML
11 10 (1.02%) XMPP
12 7 (0.72%) COM
13 6 (0.61%) WinForms
14 5 (0.51%) OpenCL
14 5 (0.51%) J2EE
14 5 (0.51%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 153 (15.68%) Data Centre
2 81 (8.30%) Computer Science
3 62 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (4.00%) Mathematics
5 36 (3.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 29 (2.97%) Clustering
7 26 (2.66%) Video Conferencing
8 24 (2.46%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.36%) Embedded Systems
10 19 (1.95%) Visualisation
11 16 (1.64%) VHDL
12 14 (1.43%) PKI
13 13 (1.33%) Device Driver
13 13 (1.33%) Tandem
13 13 (1.33%) e-Health
13 13 (1.33%) CUDA
14 12 (1.23%) FlexPod
14 12 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
14 12 (1.23%) Physics
15 11 (1.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 313 (32.07%) Windows
2 188 (19.26%) Linux
3 53 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (5.02%) UNIX
5 43 (4.41%) Windows 7
6 40 (4.10%) Windows XP
7 38 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 33 (3.38%) Windows 8
9 25 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (2.56%) Android
10 24 (2.46%) Windows Vista
11 20 (2.05%) CentOS
12 17 (1.74%) Data ONTAP
13 12 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (1.02%) Solaris
15 9 (0.92%) Mac OS X
16 7 (0.72%) Windows CE
17 6 (0.61%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 4 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (14.24%) Software Engineering
2 130 (13.32%) ITIL
3 82 (8.40%) Network Design
4 62 (6.35%) Network Management
5 60 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 56 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (5.43%) Business Development
8 44 (4.51%) Incident Management
8 44 (4.51%) Network Monitoring
9 42 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 41 (4.20%) Service Management
10 41 (4.20%) Capacity Planning
11 39 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 39 (4.00%) Project Management
12 38 (3.89%) TDD
13 37 (3.79%) Migration
14 35 (3.59%) Product Management
15 34 (3.48%) Validation
16 32 (3.28%) SDLC
17 30 (3.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 152 (15.57%) C
2 148 (15.16%) C++
3 71 (7.27%) SQL
4 68 (6.97%) C#
5 62 (6.35%) Embedded C
6 55 (5.64%) Embedded C++
7 41 (4.20%) Java
8 29 (2.97%) Python
9 21 (2.15%) PHP
10 19 (1.95%) VC++
10 19 (1.95%) ANSI C
11 17 (1.74%) Assembly Language
12 16 (1.64%) Perl
12 16 (1.64%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 13 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 7 (0.72%) JavaScript
15 4 (0.41%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.41%) Ruby
16 2 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 276 (28.28%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (17.93%) CCNA
3 169 (17.32%) CCNP
3 169 (17.32%) Degree
4 51 (5.23%) Security Cleared
5 39 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (3.89%) CCIE
7 35 (3.59%) SC Cleared
8 28 (2.87%) CCIP
9 20 (2.05%) MCSE
10 19 (1.95%) CCSA
11 17 (1.74%) HP APS
12 14 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 14 (1.43%) JNCIA
12 14 (1.43%) CCDP
13 10 (1.02%) HNC
13 10 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (0.92%) CCSE
14 9 (0.92%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.92%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (8.61%) SLA
2 17 (1.74%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.43%) ISO 9001
4 14 (1.43%) JTAG
5 13 (1.33%) QA
6 9 (0.92%) COBIT
7 6 (0.61%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.31%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.10%) DO-160
9 1 (0.10%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.10%) GAMP
9 1 (0.10%) GMP
9 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 134 (13.73%) Active Directory
2 115 (11.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (8.09%) Firmware
4 43 (4.41%) vSphere
5 27 (2.77%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.95%) VMware ESX
7 16 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.23%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.13%) XenApp
10 9 (0.92%) vCloud
11 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (0.61%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.51%) NFS
14 4 (0.41%) MetaFrame
15 3 (0.31%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.20%) Postfix
16 2 (0.20%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.20%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (2.97%) OpenView
2 20 (2.05%) Cisco Prime
3 19 (1.95%) Netcool
4 12 (1.23%) Nagios
5 11 (1.13%) CiscoWorks
6 9 (0.92%) Cacti
7 8 (0.82%) Tivoli
7 8 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (0.72%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.51%) vMotion
9 5 (0.51%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.51%) SCCM
9 5 (0.51%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (0.41%) SnapMirror
10 4 (0.41%) SnapVault
11 3 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.31%) Puppet
11 3 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.20%) SCOM
12 2 (0.20%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 417 (42.73%) Cisco
2 189 (19.36%) Microsoft
3 176 (18.03%) Juniper
4 158 (16.19%) VMware
5 105 (10.76%) HP
6 64 (6.56%) CheckPoint
7 60 (6.15%) F5
8 56 (5.74%) Citrix
9 48 (4.92%) Oracle
10 47 (4.82%) Remedy
11 44 (4.51%) Avaya
12 40 (4.10%) Fortinet
13 35 (3.59%) NetApp
14 31 (3.18%) Nokia
14 31 (3.18%) EMC
15 27 (2.77%) Dell
16 26 (2.66%) SAP
17 25 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
18 24 (2.46%) SolarWinds
18 24 (2.46%) Nortel
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Senseworks
Salary: £50k-£60k + Comm. £90k OTE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c60,000 + 5,000 car allowance + very, very competitive commission
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c70,000 + 5,250 car allowance + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago