The table below looks at the statistics for Fast Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fast Ethernet over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Ethernet
Rank 928 983 -
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -
Permanent jobs citing Fast Ethernet 20 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.002% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.010% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -

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
17871 20473 20505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.31% 18.25% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14818 16231 16240
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Fast Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Fast Ethernet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fast Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fast Ethernet
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Fast Ethernet within the UK.

Fast Ethernet Salary Trend in the UK

Fast Ethernet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fast Ethernet over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Fast Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Fast Ethernet
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fast Ethernet within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
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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 +53 20 £50,000 +17.64%
South East +20 10 £38,500 -9.41%
London +23 9 £55,000 +29.41%
Hampshire +16 7 £38,500 -9.41%
Farnborough - 6 £38,500 -
City of London - 5 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 1 £30,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -
Guildford - 1 £30,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -

Fast Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Fast 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 Fast Ethernet.

1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
1 20 (100.00%) IPsec
2 19 (95.00%) EIGRP
3 18 (90.00%) DHCP
3 18 (90.00%) DNS
4 17 (85.00%) MPLS
4 17 (85.00%) OSPF
5 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (70.00%) CCNA
7 13 (65.00%) Cisco
7 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (50.00%) FTP
8 10 (50.00%) HTTP
8 10 (50.00%) CCNP
8 10 (50.00%) Juniper
8 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 10 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 10 (50.00%) BGP
8 10 (50.00%) RTSP
8 10 (50.00%) HSRP
9 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
9 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (45.00%) F5
9 9 (45.00%) Network Security
9 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (45.00%) Fortinet
9 9 (45.00%) Multicast
9 9 (45.00%) VXLAN
9 9 (45.00%) Case Management

Fast Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Fast 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 Fast Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
1 20 (100.00%) IPsec
2 19 (95.00%) EIGRP
3 18 (90.00%) DHCP
3 18 (90.00%) DNS
4 17 (85.00%) MPLS
4 17 (85.00%) OSPF
5 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (50.00%) BGP
6 10 (50.00%) FTP
6 10 (50.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 10 (50.00%) HSRP
6 10 (50.00%) HTTP
6 10 (50.00%) RTSP
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (45.00%) Multicast
7 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
7 9 (45.00%) Network Security
7 9 (45.00%) VXLAN
General
1 6 (30.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Network Support
2 9 (45.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 8 (40.00%) Network Specialist
3 8 (40.00%) Security Specialist
4 6 (30.00%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Specialist
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Specialist
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Junior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) 802.1X
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) HTML5
1 1 (5.00%) SAML
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Case Management
2 6 (30.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (70.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (30.00%) CCIE
4 6 (30.00%) CCMSE
4 6 (30.00%) CCSA
4 6 (30.00%) CCSE
4 6 (30.00%) JNCIA
4 6 (30.00%) JNCIP
4 6 (30.00%) JNCIS
5 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (30.00%) ISO 9001
2 6 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) vCloud
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 10 (50.00%) Juniper
3 9 (45.00%) Citrix
3 9 (45.00%) F5
3 9 (45.00%) Fortinet
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos