The first table below looks at the demand for Structured Cabling skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Cabling
Rank 856 821 844
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +23
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 71 58 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.052% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 47 49
Average salary £38,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £26,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -10.00%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20606 22370 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 19.92% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16323 18062 18480
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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%

Structured Cabling
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Structured Cabling within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Structured Cabling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Structured Cabling
Salary Trend

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

Structured Cabling Salary Trend in the UK

Structured Cabling
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

Structured Cabling Salary Histogram in the UK

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Structured Cabling within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 -26 65 £38,000 +40.74% 4
London -39 24 £43,993 +49.12% 1
North West +9 14 £38,750 +41.94%
South East -19 11 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Merseyside - 9 £35,000 -
Liverpool - 9 £35,000 -
Surrey -2 6 £47,500 +40.74%
East of England -5 5 £26,500 -
West Midlands -2 4 £38,000 +40.74%
East Midlands -23 4 £30,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester -3 3 £42,500 +55.67%
South West -10 3 £39,000 -
Leicestershire -13 3 £27,500 +1.85% 2
City of London -14 3 £65,000 +23.80%
Scotland - 3 £33,750 -
Middlesex - 3 £42,500 -
Reigate - 3 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 2 £20,500 -
Redhill - 2 £50,000 -
Lutterworth - 2 £27,500 -
Essex - 2 £26,250 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £26,500 -
Northwich - 2 £20,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £26,500 -
Bristol - 2 £39,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £27,000 -
Chessington - 2 £21,750 -
Wales - 2 £27,000 -
South Wales - 2 £27,000 -
Berkshire +10 1 £41,500 -20.95%

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 56 (42.42%) Windows
2 53 (40.15%) LAN
3 49 (37.12%) Cisco
3 49 (37.12%) Microsoft
3 49 (37.12%) Finance
4 47 (35.61%) WAN
5 37 (28.03%) Wireless
6 35 (26.52%) Firewall
7 33 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 33 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 32 (24.24%) Telecoms
9 30 (22.73%) ITIL
10 29 (21.97%) TCP/IP
11 24 (18.18%) VPN
12 22 (16.67%) HP
12 22 (16.67%) Windows 7
13 21 (15.91%) MS Exchange
14 19 (14.39%) Windows XP
14 19 (14.39%) Juniper
14 19 (14.39%) Ethernet
14 19 (14.39%) Blackberry
15 18 (13.64%) MPLS
15 18 (13.64%) DNS
16 17 (12.88%) Linux
16 17 (12.88%) MS Office
16 17 (12.88%) Project Management
16 17 (12.88%) Network Monitoring
17 16 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
18 15 (11.36%) Service Management
19 14 (10.61%) CheckPoint

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (5.30%) Lync
4 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.27%) Documentum
6 3 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.52%) Site Server
8 1 (0.76%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) Apache
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (12.88%) MS Office
3 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.30%) AutoCAD
5 4 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (40.15%) LAN
2 47 (35.61%) WAN
3 37 (28.03%) Wireless
4 35 (26.52%) Firewall
5 29 (21.97%) TCP/IP
6 24 (18.18%) VPN
7 19 (14.39%) Ethernet
8 18 (13.64%) DNS
8 18 (13.64%) MPLS
9 16 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (9.09%) SAN
10 12 (9.09%) ISDN
10 12 (9.09%) DWDM
10 12 (9.09%) xDSL
11 11 (8.33%) iSCSI
11 11 (8.33%) VLAN
11 11 (8.33%) VPLS
11 11 (8.33%) Network Security
11 11 (8.33%) Frame Relay
12 10 (7.58%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.03%) MySQL
3 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
General
1 49 (37.12%) Finance
2 32 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.06%) Retail
4 6 (4.55%) Marketing
4 6 (4.55%) Law
5 2 (1.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (12.12%) Analyst
2 13 (9.85%) Network Engineer
3 10 (7.58%) Project Manager
3 10 (7.58%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (7.58%) Team Leader
4 9 (6.82%) Support Analyst
4 9 (6.82%) Support Engineer
4 9 (6.82%) IT Support
5 8 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Security Engineer
6 7 (5.30%) Data Centre Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Business Manager
7 6 (4.55%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Data Manager
7 6 (4.55%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.55%) Business Development Manager
7 6 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (4.55%) Development Manager
8 5 (3.79%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.03%) WAP
2 1 (0.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Blackberry
2 11 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 11 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.82%) iPhone
4 8 (6.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) CMDB
6 3 (2.27%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.76%) CCTV
7 1 (0.76%) Statistics
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) SecurID
7 1 (0.76%) Open Source
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.42%) Windows
2 22 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 19 (14.39%) Windows XP
4 17 (12.88%) Linux
5 10 (7.58%) UNIX
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.79%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.79%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.52%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.52%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) CentOS
10 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.76%) Fedora
10 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) ITIL
2 17 (12.88%) Project Management
2 17 (12.88%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (11.36%) Service Management
4 11 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 11 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
4 11 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 11 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 11 (8.33%) SIEM
5 10 (7.58%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (7.58%) Investment Management
5 10 (7.58%) Change Management
6 9 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.82%) Business Development
7 8 (6.06%) CAD
7 8 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (5.30%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.58%) SQL
2 9 (6.82%) Perl
2 9 (6.82%) Bash Shell
3 8 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (9.09%) MCSE
2 12 (9.09%) CCNP
3 11 (8.33%) MCP
4 8 (6.06%) RHCE
4 8 (6.06%) CCIE
4 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.30%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.79%) Degree
7 4 (3.03%) HP APS
8 3 (2.27%) A+ Certification
8 3 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.27%) CCSE
8 3 (2.27%) MCDST
8 3 (2.27%) CNA
8 3 (2.27%) CNE
8 3 (2.27%) Novell Certification
9 2 (1.52%) MCSA
9 2 (1.52%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.52%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 33 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.30%) Terminal Services
4 6 (4.55%) XenApp
5 5 (3.79%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.79%) vSphere
6 2 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.76%) Snort
7 1 (0.76%) Nmap
7 1 (0.76%) Xen
7 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) SCCM
1 7 (5.30%) OpenView
2 4 (3.03%) CiscoWorks
3 3 (2.27%) WSUS
3 3 (2.27%) ARCserve
3 3 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.76%) Nessus
5 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (37.12%) Cisco
1 49 (37.12%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.67%) HP
3 19 (14.39%) Juniper
4 14 (10.61%) CheckPoint
5 13 (9.85%) VMware
6 10 (7.58%) Citrix
7 8 (6.06%) Intel
7 8 (6.06%) Fortinet
8 7 (5.30%) Fujitsu
8 7 (5.30%) Meru Networks
9 6 (4.55%) Bloomberg
9 6 (4.55%) Apple
10 5 (3.79%) Sage
10 5 (3.79%) Reuters
10 5 (3.79%) Remedy
11 4 (3.03%) 3Com
11 4 (3.03%) Nokia
11 4 (3.03%) Oracle
11 4 (3.03%) Dell
Lutterworth, West Midlands
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
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