The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 908 857 904
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +47
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 9 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.044% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,800 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 10 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -63 9 £45,000 -10.00%
London -56 4 - -
East of England - 4 £47,500 -
Essex - 3 £45,000 -
Colchester - 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire -6 1 £27,500 -45.00%
South East -25 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £27,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 12 (63.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) iSCSI
5 7 (36.84%) NAS
5 7 (36.84%) FTP
5 7 (36.84%) HTTP
5 7 (36.84%) Kerberos
5 7 (36.84%) NFS
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) C++
5 7 (36.84%) LDAP
5 7 (36.84%) Hitachi
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 6 (31.58%) Intel
7 5 (26.32%) Juniper
7 5 (26.32%) Cisco
7 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
7 5 (26.32%) MPLS
7 5 (26.32%) OSPF
7 5 (26.32%) LAN
7 5 (26.32%) WAN
7 5 (26.32%) VPN
7 5 (26.32%) BGP
7 5 (26.32%) Firewall
7 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
8 4 (21.05%) IPsec

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 9 (47.37%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) iSCSI
3 7 (36.84%) NAS
3 7 (36.84%) FTP
3 7 (36.84%) HTTP
3 7 (36.84%) Kerberos
3 7 (36.84%) LDAP
4 5 (26.32%) MPLS
4 5 (26.32%) OSPF
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
4 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) BGP
4 5 (26.32%) Firewall
4 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 4 (21.05%) IPsec
5 4 (21.05%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (21.05%) DSL
5 4 (21.05%) RSVP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Hardware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Software Development Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Team Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Hardware Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
1 7 (36.84%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCIE
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) HP APS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) OpenView
2 1 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Hitachi
2 6 (31.58%) Intel
3 5 (26.32%) Juniper
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) 3Com
4 4 (21.05%) Remedy
4 4 (21.05%) Nokia
4 4 (21.05%) HP
4 4 (21.05%) Fujitsu
5 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.26%) BT
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) Infoblox
5 1 (5.26%) Imperva
5 1 (5.26%) F5