The table below looks at the statistics for Packet Switching skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Packet Switching over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Packet Switching
Rank 910 980 -
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -
Permanent jobs citing Packet Switching 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.001% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 - -

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
16543 18546 20812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.91% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13752 15271 16624
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Packet Switching
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Packet Switching as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Packet Switching Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Packet Switching
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Packet Switching within the UK.

Packet Switching Salary Trend in the UK

Packet Switching
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Packet Switching within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Newbury - 1 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £57,500 -
South East - 1 £57,500 -
England - 1 £57,500 -

Packet Switching
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Packet Switching 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 Packet Switching.

1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) HSRP
2 13 (92.86%) Ethernet
2 13 (92.86%) 4G
2 13 (92.86%) GGSN
2 13 (92.86%) SGSN
2 13 (92.86%) Network Architecture
2 13 (92.86%) BGP
2 13 (92.86%) Frame Relay
2 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 13 (92.86%) Redback
2 13 (92.86%) Network Design
2 13 (92.86%) VPN
2 13 (92.86%) ATM
2 13 (92.86%) SDH
2 13 (92.86%) Juniper
2 13 (92.86%) Ericsson
2 13 (92.86%) 3G
2 13 (92.86%) SONET
2 13 (92.86%) MPLS
2 13 (92.86%) RSVP
2 13 (92.86%) SS7
2 13 (92.86%) VRRP
2 13 (92.86%) VoLTE
2 13 (92.86%) VoWiFi
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP

Packet Switching
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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) HSRP
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) 3G
2 13 (92.86%) 4G
2 13 (92.86%) ATM
2 13 (92.86%) BGP
2 13 (92.86%) Ethernet
2 13 (92.86%) Frame Relay
2 13 (92.86%) GGSN
2 13 (92.86%) MPLS
2 13 (92.86%) RSVP
2 13 (92.86%) SDH
2 13 (92.86%) SGSN
2 13 (92.86%) SONET
2 13 (92.86%) SS7
2 13 (92.86%) VoLTE
2 13 (92.86%) VoWiFi
2 13 (92.86%) VPN
2 13 (92.86%) VRRP
General
1 13 (92.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Design Engineer
1 13 (92.86%) Ericsson Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Network Architecture
1 13 (92.86%) Network Design
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Ericsson
1 13 (92.86%) Juniper
1 13 (92.86%) Redback
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco