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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 895 896 874
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.022% 0.066% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £24,550 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,600 £50,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-15.29% +13.33%

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
18473 21075 18878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.65% 18.10% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15349 16663 15236
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 9 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 1 September 2015. 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 +12 4 £43,000 +10.96% 1
East of England 0 2 £36,000 -28.00%
Berkshire +17 1 - -
South East +6 1 - -
London -3 1 £50,000 +106.18%
Hertfordshire -3 1 £36,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Berkhamsted - 1 £36,000 -
Essex - 1 - -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (45.00%) LAN
3 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 9 (45.00%) CCNP
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
3 9 (45.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (40.00%) Juniper
4 8 (40.00%) Intel
5 7 (35.00%) MPLS
5 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (30.00%) Nokia
6 6 (30.00%) 3Com
6 6 (30.00%) Electronics
6 6 (30.00%) Logistics
6 6 (30.00%) Marketing
7 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (25.00%) SNMP
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) OpenView
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
8 4 (20.00%) Remedy

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 9 (45.00%) Wireless
2 9 (45.00%) WAN
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) MPLS
5 5 (25.00%) SNMP
5 5 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (20.00%) OSPF
6 4 (20.00%) BGP
6 4 (20.00%) DSL
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (15.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) HSRP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (10.00%) TACACS
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 4 (20.00%) Junior
2 4 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) GPGPU
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Logistics
1 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) HP APS
5 3 (15.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (20.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Intel
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
2 8 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (30.00%) Nokia
3 6 (30.00%) 3Com
4 4 (20.00%) Remedy
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Altera
6 1 (5.00%) Atmel
6 1 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Xilinx
6 1 (5.00%) EMC
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