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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 485 419 401
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 488 573 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.34% 3.06% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 391 456 564
Average salary £39,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.95% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,150 £27,500
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
20844 18712 21570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.91% 17.59% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16538 15112 17643
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -55 462 £40,000 -5.88% 52
London -4 188 £47,500 +5.36% 11
South East -22 160 £35,000 -22.22% 17
Surrey +18 49 £25,000 -50.00% 5
Berkshire -1 43 £38,250 -36.25% 6
East of England -21 35 £50,000 +53.84% 5
City of London -23 33 £47,500 -24.00% 1
South West -28 32 £25,000 -37.50% 11
Hampshire -25 31 £40,000 - 2
North West -17 23 £32,500 - 6
Reading -11 22 £40,000 -33.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -12 21 £45,000 +47.54% 5
Cambridge -2 19 £50,000 +63.93% 5
Wiltshire - 17 £24,000 - 1
Edinburgh -3 16 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Scotland -21 16 £38,500 +10.00% 5
West Midlands -13 13 £40,000 +10.34%
Manchester -14 13 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Basingstoke -6 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Dorking - 12 - -
Bracknell +2 10 £35,000 +45.83% 2
Reigate -14 10 £24,000 -60.00% 2
Oxfordshire +1 8 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 8 £35,000 -27.08%
Wales -26 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -57 8 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Bristol -14 7 £27,500 -31.25% 6
Birmingham +7 6 £63,250 +100.79%
Bedfordshire +5 6 £65,000 +68.83%
Oxford 0 6 £50,000 - 1

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 397 (41.05%) Cisco
2 364 (37.64%) Windows
3 362 (37.44%) TCP/IP
4 302 (31.23%) MPLS
5 278 (28.75%) Firewall
6 267 (27.61%) Linux
7 264 (27.30%) WAN
8 242 (25.03%) Cisco Certification
9 240 (24.82%) Degree
10 220 (22.75%) Microsoft
11 215 (22.23%) C
12 213 (22.03%) Telecoms
13 201 (20.79%) LAN
14 192 (19.86%) VPN
15 190 (19.65%) BGP
16 182 (18.82%) DNS
17 176 (18.20%) OSPF
18 167 (17.27%) Juniper
18 167 (17.27%) VMware
19 161 (16.65%) Active Directory
20 140 (14.48%) CCNA
21 138 (14.27%) MS Exchange
22 136 (14.06%) CCNP
23 135 (13.96%) C++
24 134 (13.86%) Wireless
25 130 (13.44%) Software Engineering
26 128 (13.24%) MS Excel
27 122 (12.62%) HP
28 119 (12.31%) DHCP
29 115 (11.89%) Internet

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 138 (14.27%) MS Exchange
2 66 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (3.72%) Apache
4 34 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 27 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (2.17%) Moodle
7 18 (1.86%) Lync
8 17 (1.76%) IIS
9 16 (1.65%) Node.js
9 16 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (1.45%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.93%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.52%) SAS
12 5 (0.52%) 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
1 128 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 90 (9.31%) MS Office
3 20 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 18 (1.86%) AutoCAD
5 11 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) EPLAN
Business Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.62%) Office 365
4 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 362 (37.44%) TCP/IP
2 302 (31.23%) MPLS
3 278 (28.75%) Firewall
4 264 (27.30%) WAN
5 201 (20.79%) LAN
6 192 (19.86%) VPN
7 190 (19.65%) BGP
8 182 (18.82%) DNS
9 176 (18.20%) OSPF
10 134 (13.86%) Wireless
11 119 (12.31%) DHCP
12 115 (11.89%) Internet
13 105 (10.86%) Wi-Fi
14 99 (10.24%) ADSL
15 96 (9.93%) Network Security
16 94 (9.72%) VoIP
17 84 (8.69%) SAN
18 76 (7.86%) Cisco ASA
19 62 (6.41%) SDH
20 60 (6.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.55%) MySQL
3 28 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (2.38%) Relational Database
5 20 (2.07%) RDBMS
6 19 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (1.65%) HBase
8 9 (0.93%) Big Data
9 8 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.52%) 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 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (0.21%) Informix
14 2 (0.21%) DB2
14 2 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (3.62%) Git (software)
2 32 (3.31%) Subversion
3 21 (2.17%) Visual Studio
4 15 (1.55%) PVCS
5 7 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.52%) WebLOAD
6 5 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.31%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.21%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.21%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.21%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.21%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.21%) Hudson
9 1 (0.10%) WiX
9 1 (0.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.10%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.10%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.10%) CodeWarrior
9 1 (0.10%) ClearQuest
General
1 213 (22.03%) Telecoms
2 102 (10.55%) Electronics
3 79 (8.17%) Finance
4 39 (4.03%) Aerospace
5 34 (3.52%) Marketing
6 32 (3.31%) Retail
7 26 (2.69%) Manufacturing
8 21 (2.17%) Multimedia
9 14 (1.45%) Legal
10 12 (1.24%) Avionics
11 11 (1.14%) Law
12 9 (0.93%) French Language
12 9 (0.93%) Banking
13 8 (0.83%) Spanish Language
14 7 (0.72%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.41%) Automotive
15 4 (0.41%) Back Office
16 3 (0.31%) Advertising
16 3 (0.31%) Military
16 3 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 199 (20.58%) Network Engineer
2 106 (10.96%) Software Engineer
3 101 (10.44%) Analyst
4 80 (8.27%) Support Engineer
5 68 (7.03%) Consultant
6 49 (5.07%) Administrator
7 45 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
8 44 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 42 (4.34%) Systems Administrator
10 33 (3.41%) Architect
10 33 (3.41%) Operations Engineer
11 32 (3.31%) Support Analyst
12 31 (3.21%) Technical Support
12 31 (3.21%) Service Analyst
12 31 (3.21%) Network Operations Engineer
13 30 (3.10%) Design Engineer
13 30 (3.10%) Team Leader
14 29 (3.00%) Service Desk Analyst
14 29 (3.00%) Senior Network Engineer
15 27 (2.79%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (6.20%) .NET
2 36 (3.72%) MFC
3 32 (3.31%) HTML
4 28 (2.90%) CSS
5 23 (2.38%) XML
6 18 (1.86%) Qt
7 17 (1.76%) WPF
7 17 (1.76%) Regular Expression
8 16 (1.65%) Direct3D
8 16 (1.65%) OpenGL
8 16 (1.65%) STL
9 15 (1.55%) LAMP
10 10 (1.03%) Web Services
11 9 (0.93%) COM
12 8 (0.83%) Flash
12 8 (0.83%) jQuery
13 6 (0.62%) Ajax
13 6 (0.62%) .NET Framework
14 5 (0.52%) MSMQ
15 4 (0.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 84 (8.69%) Firmware
3 35 (3.62%) Mathematics
4 34 (3.52%) Video Conferencing
5 33 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 33 (3.41%) Device Driver
6 31 (3.21%) Replication
7 29 (3.00%) Open Source
8 26 (2.69%) Blackberry
8 26 (2.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 22 (2.28%) Embedded Systems
10 21 (2.17%) Clustering
11 18 (1.86%) CLARiiON
12 16 (1.65%) STB
12 16 (1.65%) E-Learning
12 16 (1.65%) CUDA
12 16 (1.65%) Visualisation
13 15 (1.55%) Learning Management System
13 15 (1.55%) VLE
14 13 (1.34%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 364 (37.64%) Windows
2 267 (27.61%) Linux
3 101 (10.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 94 (9.72%) UNIX
5 75 (7.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (5.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (5.79%) Windows 7
8 51 (5.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 47 (4.86%) CentOS
10 44 (4.55%) Windows XP
11 22 (2.28%) Embedded Linux
12 21 (2.17%) Windows 8
13 20 (2.07%) Mac OS X
14 18 (1.86%) Solaris
15 14 (1.45%) Windows Vista
16 12 (1.24%) Android
17 11 (1.14%) Fedora
18 7 (0.72%) Apple iOS
19 6 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.62%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (13.44%) Software Engineering
2 106 (10.96%) ITIL
3 69 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 57 (5.89%) Project Management
5 53 (5.48%) Network Design
6 50 (5.17%) Network Monitoring
7 47 (4.86%) Change Management
8 46 (4.76%) Network Management
9 37 (3.83%) Migration
10 36 (3.72%) Load Balancing
11 34 (3.52%) Time Management
12 28 (2.90%) Analytics
12 28 (2.90%) TDD
13 27 (2.79%) Configuration Management
13 27 (2.79%) UML
14 25 (2.59%) ITIL V3
15 24 (2.48%) Service Management
15 24 (2.48%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (2.38%) Capacity Management
16 23 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 215 (22.23%) C
2 135 (13.96%) C++
3 90 (9.31%) SQL
4 80 (8.27%) Python
5 73 (7.55%) Embedded C
6 55 (5.69%) C#
7 52 (5.38%) Perl
8 41 (4.24%) Bash Shell
9 36 (3.72%) Java
10 34 (3.52%) Assembly Language
11 29 (3.00%) Embedded C++
12 25 (2.59%) sed
13 24 (2.48%) PHP
14 20 (2.07%) JavaScript
14 20 (2.07%) VC++
14 20 (2.07%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.96%) VB
16 16 (1.65%) Ruby
17 10 (1.03%) Korn
17 10 (1.03%) AWK
Qualifications
1 242 (25.03%) Cisco Certification
2 240 (24.82%) Degree
3 140 (14.48%) CCNA
4 136 (14.06%) CCNP
5 63 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 61 (6.31%) CCIE
7 39 (4.03%) Security Cleared
8 30 (3.10%) MCSE
9 25 (2.59%) SC Cleared
9 25 (2.59%) JNCIE
10 22 (2.28%) MCSA
11 19 (1.96%) CCIP
12 18 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (1.76%) CCDP
13 17 (1.76%) MCP
13 17 (1.76%) MCITP
14 16 (1.65%) HND
15 12 (1.24%) HNC
16 11 (1.14%) MOS
17 10 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (5.58%) SLA
2 50 (5.17%) QA
3 6 (0.62%) JTAG
4 5 (0.52%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.52%) 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
1 161 (16.65%) Active Directory
2 113 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (6.00%) vSphere
4 29 (3.00%) XenApp
5 28 (2.90%) Hyper-V
6 25 (2.59%) UAG
7 20 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
8 18 (1.86%) Terminal Services
9 17 (1.76%) NFS
10 15 (1.55%) Shibboleth
11 14 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 12 (1.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 11 (1.14%) XenDesktop
13 11 (1.14%) MetaFrame
14 10 (1.03%) Samba
15 7 (0.72%) XenServer
15 7 (0.72%) KVM
16 4 (0.41%) Novell eDirectory
16 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
16 4 (0.41%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 30 (3.10%) Puppet
2 24 (2.48%) OpenView
3 23 (2.38%) Nagios
4 18 (1.86%) SCCM
5 14 (1.45%) CiscoWorks
6 13 (1.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (1.03%) YUM
9 9 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
9 9 (0.93%) Backup Exec
10 8 (0.83%) Cacti
11 7 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
12 6 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (0.62%) WSUS
12 6 (0.62%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.52%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.41%) SCDPM
14 4 (0.41%) HP SIM
14 4 (0.41%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 397 (41.05%) Cisco
2 220 (22.75%) Microsoft
3 167 (17.27%) Juniper
3 167 (17.27%) VMware
4 122 (12.62%) HP
5 82 (8.48%) Citrix
6 60 (6.20%) CheckPoint
7 55 (5.69%) EMC
8 53 (5.48%) Red Hat
9 50 (5.17%) F5
10 49 (5.07%) Oracle
11 41 (4.24%) SolarWinds
12 40 (4.14%) Avaya
13 38 (3.93%) Dell
14 26 (2.69%) NetApp
14 26 (2.69%) BT
14 26 (2.69%) Fortinet
15 23 (2.38%) Apple
16 20 (2.07%) Symantec
17 19 (1.96%) IBM
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Asaph, Clwyd
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k dep. on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Posted: 5 days ago