The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 897 952 976
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +24
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 14 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.083% 0.087% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 8
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £43,750 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%

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
16834 19627 20614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.14% 17.89% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13972 15753 16485
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Gigabit Ethernet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016 within the UK.

Gigabit Ethernet Salary Histogram in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
London +50 13 £55,000 -4.34%
City of London +66 6 £55,000 -4.34%
East of England +25 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Ipswich - 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Gigabit Ethernet.

1 16 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) BGP
2 13 (81.25%) EIGRP
3 11 (68.75%) MPLS
3 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 10 (62.50%) IPsec
4 10 (62.50%) OSPF
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (62.50%) Juniper
4 10 (62.50%) Fast Ethernet
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 10 (62.50%) HSRP
5 9 (56.25%) F5
5 9 (56.25%) NetScaler
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (56.25%) Multicast
5 9 (56.25%) VXLAN
5 9 (56.25%) Fortinet
5 9 (56.25%) BIG-IP
5 9 (56.25%) Citrix
5 9 (56.25%) CCIE
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 9 (56.25%) Unix
6 8 (50.00%) SNMP
6 8 (50.00%) CCNP
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) DNS

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) LightWave 3D
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 13 (81.25%) BGP
2 13 (81.25%) EIGRP
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) MPLS
4 10 (62.50%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (62.50%) Fast Ethernet
4 10 (62.50%) HSRP
4 10 (62.50%) IPsec
4 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 10 (62.50%) OSPF
5 9 (56.25%) BIG-IP
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (56.25%) Multicast
5 9 (56.25%) NetScaler
5 9 (56.25%) VXLAN
6 8 (50.00%) DHCP
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 8 (50.00%) SNMP
6 8 (50.00%) TACACS
General
1 6 (37.50%) Billing
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 8 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 8 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) IP Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Transmission Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Electrical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior IP Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 6 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) DNA
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCIE
3 8 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (37.50%) CCMSE
4 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) CCSA
4 6 (37.50%) CCSE
4 6 (37.50%) JNCIA
4 6 (37.50%) JNCIP
4 6 (37.50%) JNCIS
5 1 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CISSP
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (37.50%) ISO 9001
2 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) vCloud
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) CheckPoint
3 10 (62.50%) Juniper
4 9 (56.25%) Citrix
4 9 (56.25%) F5
4 9 (56.25%) Fortinet
5 8 (50.00%) VMware
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) 3Com
7 2 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (12.50%) Ciena
7 2 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (12.50%) Huawei
8 1 (6.25%) Remedy
8 1 (6.25%) Sophos