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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 874 890 835
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -55
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 23 9 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.008% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.048% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 41
Average salary £57,500 £33,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.37% -38.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,809 £30,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,750 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%

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
20215 18714 21979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.77% 17.16% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 16048 15086 17947
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
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

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 31 October 2014 within the UK.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 17 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 31 October 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 -4 23 £57,500 +70.37% 1
London +21 9 £75,000 +150.00%
South East -7 5 £65,000 -
East of England - 5 - - 1
Cambridge - 5 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 - - 1
West Midlands -18 3 £42,233 +12.62%
Berkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Reading - 3 £65,000 -
Hampshire -2 2 £38,000 -
Coventry -6 2 £42,233 +12.62%
Southampton - 2 £38,000 -
Gloucestershire -8 1 £50,000 -
South West -23 1 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £42,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £50,000 -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 34 (89.47%) Ethernet
2 21 (55.26%) LAN
2 21 (55.26%) WAN
3 19 (50.00%) MPLS
3 19 (50.00%) OSPF
3 19 (50.00%) BGP
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco
4 17 (44.74%) Finance
5 16 (42.11%) Wireless
5 16 (42.11%) IPsec
5 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
6 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (36.84%) Degree
8 13 (34.21%) CCNP
8 13 (34.21%) EIGRP
8 13 (34.21%) VPN
9 12 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (28.95%) VLAN
10 11 (28.95%) ISDN
10 11 (28.95%) SNMP
11 9 (23.68%) ITIL
12 8 (21.05%) C
12 8 (21.05%) CCIE
12 8 (21.05%) HP
12 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
12 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
13 7 (18.42%) Unified Communications
13 7 (18.42%) CCNA
13 7 (18.42%) OpenView
13 7 (18.42%) Windows

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) Ethernet
2 21 (55.26%) LAN
2 21 (55.26%) WAN
3 19 (50.00%) MPLS
3 19 (50.00%) OSPF
3 19 (50.00%) BGP
4 16 (42.11%) Wireless
4 16 (42.11%) IPsec
4 16 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 13 (34.21%) VPN
5 13 (34.21%) EIGRP
6 12 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (28.95%) VLAN
7 11 (28.95%) SNMP
7 11 (28.95%) ISDN
8 7 (18.42%) DHCP
8 7 (18.42%) DNS
8 7 (18.42%) SSL
8 7 (18.42%) Unified Communications
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Graduate
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Systems Test Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
2 5 (13.16%) Device Driver
3 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) CCTV
4 2 (5.26%) SCADA
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Verilog
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Linux
3 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (18.42%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
3 5 (13.16%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.16%) Low Latency
3 5 (13.16%) People Management
4 4 (10.53%) Budget Control
4 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.53%) Time Management
4 4 (10.53%) Change Management
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Communications Security
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) C
2 3 (7.89%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (36.84%) Degree
3 13 (34.21%) CCNP
4 8 (21.05%) CCIE
4 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 7 (18.42%) CCNA
6 6 (15.79%) HP APS
6 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.16%) PhD
8 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.26%) MCP
9 2 (5.26%) HNC
9 2 (5.26%) HND
9 2 (5.26%) MCSE
10 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) OpenView
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.63%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 8 (21.05%) HP
2 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
3 6 (15.79%) Remedy
3 6 (15.79%) 3Com
3 6 (15.79%) Fujitsu
3 6 (15.79%) Juniper
3 6 (15.79%) Nokia
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Aruba
6 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.63%) Sun
6 1 (2.63%) Compuware
6 1 (2.63%) Nortel
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