The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 883 871 862
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 19 5 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.092% 0.027% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 30
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -47.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £30,750 £40,530
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,233 £37,500 £42,795
% change year-on-year
+12.62% -12.37%

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
20603 18575 21971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.00% 17.41% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 15126 17980
Average salary £43,500 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Gigabit Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Trend

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

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Trend in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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 -5 19 £45,000 +33.33% 6
London -21 8 £75,000 +150.00% 1
Southampton - 5 £38,000 - 1
Hampshire - 5 £38,000 - 1
South East - 5 £38,000 - 2
East of England -21 4 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -10 2 £42,233 +12.62% 1
Coventry -9 1 £42,233 +12.62% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet.

1 30 (96.77%) Ethernet
2 16 (51.61%) WAN
2 16 (51.61%) LAN
3 15 (48.39%) MPLS
3 15 (48.39%) OSPF
3 15 (48.39%) BGP
4 14 (45.16%) Cisco
4 14 (45.16%) Wireless
4 14 (45.16%) IPsec
5 13 (41.94%) Finance
5 13 (41.94%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (38.71%) CCNP
6 12 (38.71%) SNMP
6 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
6 12 (38.71%) VPN
7 11 (35.48%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) VLAN
8 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
8 8 (25.81%) Retail
8 8 (25.81%) ISDN
8 8 (25.81%) Windows
8 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
8 8 (25.81%) OpenView
8 8 (25.81%) HP
8 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
9 7 (22.58%) RSVP
9 7 (22.58%) DSL
9 7 (22.58%) Remedy
9 7 (22.58%) CCIE

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) Ethernet
2 16 (51.61%) LAN
2 16 (51.61%) WAN
3 15 (48.39%) MPLS
3 15 (48.39%) OSPF
3 15 (48.39%) BGP
4 14 (45.16%) Wireless
4 14 (45.16%) IPsec
5 13 (41.94%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (38.71%) SNMP
6 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
6 12 (38.71%) VPN
7 8 (25.81%) ISDN
7 8 (25.81%) EIGRP
7 8 (25.81%) VLAN
8 7 (22.58%) Network Security
8 7 (22.58%) Structured Cabling
8 7 (22.58%) RSVP
8 7 (22.58%) DSL
8 7 (22.58%) Firewall
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 8 (25.81%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Automotive
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Graduate
3 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Systems Test Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support
4 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) PKI
2 4 (12.90%) Firmware
2 4 (12.90%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.90%) Device Driver
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) CCTV
3 2 (6.45%) SCADA
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX
3 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
3 5 (16.13%) People Management
4 4 (12.90%) Budget Control
4 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
4 4 (12.90%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Communications Security
5 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
1 4 (12.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) CCNP
3 11 (35.48%) Degree
4 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
4 7 (22.58%) HP APS
4 7 (22.58%) CCIE
5 6 (19.35%) CCNA
6 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.23%) HNC
7 1 (3.23%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) OpenView
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) HP
2 8 (25.81%) CheckPoint
3 7 (22.58%) Remedy
3 7 (22.58%) 3Com
3 7 (22.58%) Fujitsu
3 7 (22.58%) Juniper
3 7 (22.58%) Nokia
4 1 (3.23%) Intel
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Sun
4 1 (3.23%) Compuware
4 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.23%) Aruba
4 1 (3.23%) ArcSight
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