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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Ethernet
Rank 879 874 889
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Fast Ethernet 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.005% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.027% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
19643 18515 22476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.78% 17.18% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15881 14521 18756
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 £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 1 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 24 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
Scotland - 1 - -

Fast Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (71.43%) ATM
3 5 (71.43%) ISDN
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) IPX
3 5 (71.43%) PPP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) TACACS
3 5 (71.43%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (71.43%) Frame Relay
3 5 (71.43%) IPsec
3 5 (71.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) FTP

Fast Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) VLAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (85.71%) MPLS
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Ethernet
3 5 (71.43%) IPX
3 5 (71.43%) PPP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VPN
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) SSL
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) WLAN
3 5 (71.43%) ATM
3 5 (71.43%) ISDN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mainframe
1 4 (57.14%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
1 4 (57.14%) Budget Control
1 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
1 4 (57.14%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 1 (14.29%) Aruba
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
3 1 (14.29%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Compuware
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Siemens