The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Cabling
Rank 777 830 796
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -34
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 134 64 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.058% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 94 50 84
Average salary £37,500 £33,494 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.96% +3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £31,331 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.22% -3.59%

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
20525 19142 22807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.24% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16486 15250 18853
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
(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 +12 119 £37,500 +11.96% 7
London +56 78 £42,500 -5.55% 3
South East -4 18 £27,500 +7.84% 2
City of London +31 14 £51,250 +57.69% 1
Greenwich - 14 £47,500 -
Surrey -6 8 £26,000 - 1
West Midlands -2 6 £27,850 +34.21% 2
South West -13 6 £64,000 +58.02%
Farnham - 5 £24,500 - 1
North West -15 4 £11,000 -48.23%
North East - 3 £25,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £25,000 -
Abingdon - 3 £27,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £25,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £11,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £11,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £27,500 - 1
Oxford - 3 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £64,000 -
Bedfordshire -1 2 £19,500 -37.76%
Bristol -9 2 £64,000 +58.02%
Hampshire -16 2 £28,250 +13.00%
East of England -16 2 £19,500 -37.76%
West Wales - 2 £27,000 -
Scotland - 2 £25,000 - 1
Channel Islands - 2 £42,500 -
Wales - 2 £27,000 -
Kent - 2 £33,595 -
Staffordshire - 2 £20,500 - 1
Dunstable - 2 £19,500 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 89 (37.08%) Cisco
2 88 (36.67%) Firewall
3 83 (34.58%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (34.17%) LAN
5 72 (30.00%) Windows
5 72 (30.00%) Wireless
6 70 (29.17%) WAN
7 66 (27.50%) HP
8 59 (24.58%) Microsoft
9 53 (22.08%) CCIE
10 51 (21.25%) OpenView
10 51 (21.25%) Ethernet
11 50 (20.83%) CCNP
11 50 (20.83%) Finance
11 50 (20.83%) IP Telephony
12 49 (20.42%) TCP/IP
13 46 (19.17%) Juniper
13 46 (19.17%) CheckPoint
13 46 (19.17%) MPLS
14 45 (18.75%) VPN
14 45 (18.75%) Telecoms
14 45 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
15 44 (18.33%) Security Cleared
16 43 (17.92%) SC Cleared
17 41 (17.08%) SNMP
18 40 (16.67%) DSL
19 39 (16.25%) Active Directory
20 38 (15.83%) MS Excel
21 36 (15.00%) CCNA
22 35 (14.58%) MS Office

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (9.17%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (4.17%) Lync
4 9 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.67%) CMS
7 3 (1.25%) IIS
7 3 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.25%) Confluence
8 2 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.42%) WordPress
9 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 35 (14.58%) MS Office
3 16 (6.67%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.25%) BASE24
1 3 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.58%) Office 365
2 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (36.67%) Firewall
2 82 (34.17%) LAN
3 72 (30.00%) Wireless
4 70 (29.17%) WAN
5 51 (21.25%) Ethernet
6 50 (20.83%) IP Telephony
7 49 (20.42%) TCP/IP
8 46 (19.17%) MPLS
9 45 (18.75%) VPN
9 45 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
10 41 (17.08%) SNMP
11 40 (16.67%) DSL
12 34 (14.17%) Wireless Security
13 28 (11.67%) Network Security
13 28 (11.67%) OSPF
13 28 (11.67%) BGP
14 27 (11.25%) SAN
15 20 (8.33%) Internet
15 20 (8.33%) VoIP
15 20 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.25%) EDMS
2 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 50 (20.83%) Finance
2 45 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 26 (10.83%) Retail
4 16 (6.67%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.08%) Electronics
5 5 (2.08%) Advertising
6 4 (1.67%) Back Office
7 3 (1.25%) Front Office
7 3 (1.25%) Billing
7 3 (1.25%) French Language
7 3 (1.25%) German Language
8 1 (0.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (25.42%) Network Engineer
2 37 (15.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (11.67%) Consultant
3 28 (11.67%) Support Engineer
4 23 (9.58%) Support Consultant
5 19 (7.92%) Analyst
6 16 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
7 15 (6.25%) Architect
7 15 (6.25%) Cabling Engineer
8 14 (5.83%) IT Support
9 13 (5.42%) Data Manager
10 12 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (5.00%) Administrator
11 11 (4.58%) Support Analyst
11 11 (4.58%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 11 (4.58%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
12 10 (4.17%) Data Centre Engineer
12 10 (4.17%) Network Administrator
13 9 (3.75%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.75%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.25%) WAP
2 2 (0.83%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.33%) CCTV
4 7 (2.92%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.67%) Derivative
7 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.25%) Statistics
9 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.83%) Wiki
9 2 (0.83%) iPhone
10 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.42%) iPad
10 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.42%) NHS
10 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 72 (30.00%) Windows
2 34 (14.17%) Windows 7
3 29 (12.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (8.33%) Linux
5 15 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 13 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (4.17%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.33%) Solaris
10 7 (2.92%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (2.08%) UNIX
12 5 (2.08%) AIX
13 2 (0.83%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.83%) Android
14 1 (0.42%) HPUX
14 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (11.67%) Change Management
2 26 (10.83%) ITIL
3 24 (10.00%) Project Management
4 23 (9.58%) CAD
5 19 (7.92%) Service Delivery
6 17 (7.08%) Business Continuity
7 15 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
10 9 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (3.33%) Capacity Management
11 8 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.33%) CRM
11 8 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (2.50%) Logistics
12 6 (2.50%) Operations Management
12 6 (2.50%) Risk Management
12 6 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
13 5 (2.08%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.08%) SQL
2 7 (2.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.42%) C
3 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 83 (34.58%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (22.08%) CCIE
3 50 (20.83%) CCNP
4 44 (18.33%) Security Cleared
5 43 (17.92%) SC Cleared
6 36 (15.00%) CCNA
7 34 (14.17%) CCSE
8 16 (6.67%) Degree
9 9 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (2.50%) HP APS
11 5 (2.08%) MCITP
12 3 (1.25%) MCP
12 3 (1.25%) CCDP
13 2 (0.83%) MCSE
13 2 (0.83%) MCSA
13 2 (0.83%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.83%) CCENT
13 2 (0.83%) HP ASE
14 1 (0.42%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.33%) QA
2 13 (5.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 39 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.08%) XenServer
5 3 (1.25%) vSphere
6 2 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.83%) XenApp
6 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.42%) UAG
7 1 (0.42%) Firmware
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.42%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 51 (21.25%) OpenView
2 34 (14.17%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.50%) Unicenter
5 5 (2.08%) SCCM
5 5 (2.08%) Cacti
6 3 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.25%) DameWare
6 3 (1.25%) WSUS
7 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 89 (37.08%) Cisco
2 66 (27.50%) HP
3 59 (24.58%) Microsoft
4 46 (19.17%) Juniper
4 46 (19.17%) CheckPoint
5 29 (12.08%) Avaya
6 23 (9.58%) VMware
7 19 (7.92%) Fujitsu
8 16 (6.67%) Oracle
9 15 (6.25%) Citrix
10 12 (5.00%) Nokia
11 9 (3.75%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.50%) Apple
12 6 (2.50%) Remedy
12 6 (2.50%) 3Com
12 6 (2.50%) Brocade
12 6 (2.50%) BMC
13 5 (2.08%) SAP
13 5 (2.08%) IBM
13 5 (2.08%) Dell
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