The table below looks at the statistics for Packet Switching skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Packet Switching over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Packet Switching
Rank - - 882
Permanent jobs citing Packet Switching 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
20844 18712 21570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.91% 17.59% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16538 15112 17643
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Packet Switching
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Packet Switching within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Packet Switching 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 Packet Switching.

1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

Packet Switching
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Packet Switching 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 Packet Switching. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware