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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 847 884 851
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -33
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 31 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.009% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.051% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 18
Average salary £35,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.32% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £43,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £49,250 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £46,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-40.54% +18.58%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 15 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 30 January 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
(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 +18 31 £35,000 -24.32% 2
London - 16 £47,000 - 1
South East -22 11 £27,500 -40.54% 1
Berkshire -12 9 £27,500 -40.54% 1
Bracknell -13 9 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Greenwich - 8 - -
City of London - 7 £47,000 -
East of England -7 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 3 £45,000 -
Southampton - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £45,000 -
Dorset - 1 £35,000 -
Weymouth - 1 £35,000 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 48 (92.31%) Ethernet
2 35 (67.31%) LAN
2 35 (67.31%) WAN
3 32 (61.54%) MPLS
4 31 (59.62%) Cisco
5 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
6 24 (46.15%) OSPF
6 24 (46.15%) BGP
7 22 (42.31%) CheckPoint
7 22 (42.31%) SNMP
8 21 (40.38%) Juniper
8 21 (40.38%) Firewall
8 21 (40.38%) Wireless
9 20 (38.46%) IPsec
9 20 (38.46%) HP
10 19 (36.54%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (34.62%) CCNP
11 18 (34.62%) EIGRP
11 18 (34.62%) VPN
12 16 (30.77%) UNIX
12 16 (30.77%) Windows
12 16 (30.77%) VLAN
12 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
13 15 (28.85%) Degree
13 15 (28.85%) 3Com
14 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
14 14 (26.92%) Remedy
14 14 (26.92%) OpenView
14 14 (26.92%) DSL

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Project
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (92.31%) Ethernet
2 35 (67.31%) LAN
2 35 (67.31%) WAN
3 32 (61.54%) MPLS
4 27 (51.92%) TCP/IP
5 24 (46.15%) OSPF
5 24 (46.15%) BGP
6 22 (42.31%) SNMP
7 21 (40.38%) Firewall
7 21 (40.38%) Wireless
8 20 (38.46%) IPsec
9 19 (36.54%) Wi-Fi
10 18 (34.62%) EIGRP
10 18 (34.62%) VPN
11 16 (30.77%) VLAN
12 14 (26.92%) DSL
12 14 (26.92%) Structured Cabling
13 13 (25.00%) Network Security
14 12 (23.08%) SSL
15 11 (21.15%) ATM
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Automotive
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Network Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Graduate
3 7 (13.46%) Security Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Test Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Systems Test Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 4 (7.69%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Network Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Graduate Network Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) PKI
2 3 (5.77%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) VHDL
4 1 (1.92%) Verilog
4 1 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (1.92%) CPLD
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) UNIX
1 16 (30.77%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (11.54%) Low Latency
3 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.85%) ITSM
6 2 (3.85%) Service Management
6 2 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.92%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.92%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) C
2 1 (1.92%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (34.62%) CCNP
3 16 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 15 (28.85%) Degree
5 14 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 14 (26.92%) HP APS
6 11 (21.15%) CCNA
7 8 (15.38%) CCIE
7 8 (15.38%) CCSA
8 6 (11.54%) PhD
9 2 (3.85%) MCSE
9 2 (3.85%) MCP
9 2 (3.85%) HNC
9 2 (3.85%) HND
9 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (26.92%) OpenView
1 14 (26.92%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Cisco
2 22 (42.31%) CheckPoint
3 21 (40.38%) Juniper
4 20 (38.46%) HP
5 15 (28.85%) 3Com
6 14 (26.92%) Remedy
6 14 (26.92%) Nokia
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.46%) Fortinet
8 7 (13.46%) Foundry
8 7 (13.46%) F5
9 6 (11.54%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.92%) EMC
10 1 (1.92%) Nortel
10 1 (1.92%) Aruba
10 1 (1.92%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.92%) Lattice Semiconductor
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago