The table below looks at the statistics for Frame Relay skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Frame Relay 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
Frame Relay
Rank 827 819 849
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs citing Frame Relay 53 60 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.056% 0.039%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.32% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 32
Average salary £50,000 £68,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +71.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £87,750 £89,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £75,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-44.00% +100.00%

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

Frame Relay
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Frame Relay Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Frame Relay
Salary Trend

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

Frame Relay Salary Trend in the UK

Frame Relay
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Frame Relay over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Frame Relay Salary Histogram in the UK

Frame Relay
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Frame Relay 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
England -15 46 £50,000 -31.03%
South East -4 23 £35,000 -56.92%
London -20 13 £57,500 -11.53%
Berkshire 0 8 £40,000 -50.76%
Buckinghamshire - 8 £35,000 -
Surrey - 8 - -
Dorking - 8 - -
West Midlands - 4 £52,500 -
Wales +10 3 £38,500 +10.00%
South Wales +6 3 £38,500 +10.00%
Tyne and Wear - 3 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £38,500 -
North East - 3 £60,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £60,000 -
Slough - 3 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £43,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £60,000 -
City of London +10 1 £60,000 +64.38%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £40,000 -
Reading -11 1 £45,000 -44.61%
East of England -19 1 £40,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £55,000 -
Newbury - 1 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £40,000 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Midlands - 1 £62,500 -

Frame Relay
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Frame Relay 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 Frame Relay.

1 84 (80.00%) Cisco
2 74 (70.48%) WAN
3 69 (65.71%) MPLS
4 60 (57.14%) VPN
5 59 (56.19%) Ethernet
6 52 (49.52%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (49.52%) BGP
7 51 (48.57%) Firewall
8 50 (47.62%) OSPF
9 49 (46.67%) EIGRP
10 46 (43.81%) LAN
11 45 (42.86%) ATM
12 44 (41.90%) CCNA
13 42 (40.00%) VoIP
14 38 (36.19%) Microsoft
15 34 (32.38%) Network Security
16 33 (31.43%) TCP/IP
17 30 (28.57%) DNS
17 30 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
18 29 (27.62%) WLAN
19 28 (26.67%) Windows
19 28 (26.67%) DHCP
19 28 (26.67%) CCNP
20 25 (23.81%) SLA
20 25 (23.81%) CheckPoint
20 25 (23.81%) Wireless
21 24 (22.86%) PPP
22 23 (21.90%) SDH
22 23 (21.90%) Juniper
22 23 (21.90%) IPsec

Frame Relay
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Frame Relay 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 Frame Relay. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.90%) IIS
2 2 (1.90%) JBoss
2 2 (1.90%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 22 (20.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (70.48%) WAN
2 69 (65.71%) MPLS
3 60 (57.14%) VPN
4 59 (56.19%) Ethernet
5 52 (49.52%) BGP
6 51 (48.57%) Firewall
7 50 (47.62%) OSPF
8 49 (46.67%) EIGRP
9 46 (43.81%) LAN
10 45 (42.86%) ATM
11 42 (40.00%) VoIP
12 34 (32.38%) Network Security
13 33 (31.43%) TCP/IP
14 30 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
14 30 (28.57%) DNS
15 29 (27.62%) WLAN
16 28 (26.67%) DHCP
17 25 (23.81%) Wireless
18 24 (22.86%) PPP
19 23 (21.90%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) MS Access
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Subversion
1 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.86%) GCC
General
1 22 (20.95%) Finance
2 21 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) French Language
5 1 (0.95%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Network Engineer
2 19 (18.10%) Operations Engineer
2 19 (18.10%) Network Operations Engineer
3 16 (15.24%) Architect
4 13 (12.38%) Network Design Architect
4 13 (12.38%) Network Architect
5 11 (10.48%) Consultant
5 11 (10.48%) Security Consultant
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Manager
6 8 (7.62%) Network Consultant
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Service Manager
6 8 (7.62%) Network Security Consultant
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Service Manager
7 7 (6.67%) IP Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Technical Design Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 5 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) STL
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Tandem
2 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.81%) PKI
4 4 (3.81%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Device Driver
5 2 (1.90%) SecurID
5 2 (1.90%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.67%) Windows
2 18 (17.14%) Linux
3 8 (7.62%) UNIX
4 5 (4.76%) Solaris
5 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.81%) Fedora
5 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.95%) Network Monitoring
2 18 (17.14%) Network Design
3 16 (15.24%) ITIL
3 16 (15.24%) Service Delivery
4 15 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (10.48%) Service Management
6 9 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 9 (8.57%) Network Management
7 8 (7.62%) Change Control
7 8 (7.62%) Load Balancing
8 6 (5.71%) Migration
9 5 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.76%) Project Management
9 5 (4.76%) OpenUP
9 5 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
9 5 (4.76%) Test Strategy
9 5 (4.76%) ITIL V3
9 5 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.81%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.52%) C
2 5 (4.76%) C++
3 4 (3.81%) SQL
3 4 (3.81%) Assembly Language
4 2 (1.90%) Embedded C
4 2 (1.90%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (49.52%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (41.90%) CCNA
3 28 (26.67%) CCNP
4 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
6 8 (7.62%) CCDP
7 7 (6.67%) CCIE
8 6 (5.71%) Degree
9 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.86%) CCSP
11 2 (1.90%) MCSE
11 2 (1.90%) CCA
11 2 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.90%) CCEA
11 2 (1.90%) CISSP
11 2 (1.90%) CCSA
11 2 (1.90%) CCSE
11 2 (1.90%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.90%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.90%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.81%) SLA
2 6 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.86%) ISA Server
2 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.90%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (2.86%) OpenView
3 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.95%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 84 (80.00%) Cisco
2 38 (36.19%) Microsoft
3 25 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 23 (21.90%) Juniper
5 15 (14.29%) F5
6 9 (8.57%) Huawei
7 8 (7.62%) Sun
8 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 5 (4.76%) Avaya
9 5 (4.76%) VMware
9 5 (4.76%) HP
9 5 (4.76%) Oracle
9 5 (4.76%) NetApp
9 5 (4.76%) Nokia
10 4 (3.81%) Citrix
10 4 (3.81%) Dell
10 4 (3.81%) EMC
10 4 (3.81%) Wind River
11 3 (2.86%) Perforce
11 3 (2.86%) Riverbed