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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Cabling
Rank 781 821 795
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -26
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 116 69 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.063% 0.078%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 78 55 81
Average salary £35,000 £33,494 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.49% +3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,675 £22,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £30,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -4.68%

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
19930 18802 22840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.80% 17.17% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16113 14740 19028
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 £63,750 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +37 107 £35,000 +6.07% 7
London +58 65 £40,000 -11.11% 2
South East +15 18 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Greenwich - 15 £47,500 -
City of London +34 11 £42,500 +30.76%
Surrey -2 6 £26,000 -
South West -9 5 £64,000 +58.02%
East Midlands +31 4 - - 1
West Midlands -6 4 £26,000 +25.30% 1
Derbyshire - 4 - - 1
Kent - 4 £24,690 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £27,500 -
Farnham - 4 £25,250 -
Abingdon - 4 £27,500 -
Oxford - 4 £27,500 -
North West -8 3 £11,000 -50.00%
East of England -20 3 £20,000 -36.50%
Yorkshire -24 3 £27,000 - 2
Lancashire - 3 £11,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £11,000 -
Maidstone - 3 £24,690 -
Berkshire +1 2 £37,500 -42.30% 1
Bristol -3 2 £64,000 +58.02%
Leeds -6 2 £27,000 - 2
West Yorkshire -15 2 £27,000 - 2
Staffordshire - 2 £20,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £64,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £19,500 -
Dunstable - 2 £19,500 -
Reading +3 1 - - 1

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 96 (40.34%) Cisco
2 94 (39.50%) Firewall
3 87 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
4 80 (33.61%) LAN
5 74 (31.09%) WAN
5 74 (31.09%) Wireless
6 67 (28.15%) Windows
6 67 (28.15%) HP
7 58 (24.37%) Microsoft
8 54 (22.69%) Finance
9 53 (22.27%) CCIE
10 52 (21.85%) OpenView
11 51 (21.43%) CCNP
11 51 (21.43%) IP Telephony
12 50 (21.01%) Juniper
13 49 (20.59%) Ethernet
13 49 (20.59%) TCP/IP
14 48 (20.17%) CheckPoint
15 47 (19.75%) Wi-Fi
16 46 (19.33%) MPLS
17 45 (18.91%) Security Cleared
18 44 (18.49%) SC Cleared
19 43 (18.07%) VPN
20 42 (17.65%) SNMP
21 41 (17.23%) MS Office
21 41 (17.23%) DSL
21 41 (17.23%) Telecoms
22 36 (15.13%) CCNA
23 34 (14.29%) CCSE
23 34 (14.29%) Wireless Security

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (9.24%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.78%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.94%) Lync
5 5 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.68%) CMS
6 4 (1.68%) IIS
7 3 (1.26%) Confluence
8 2 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.42%) WordPress
9 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (17.23%) MS Office
2 34 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.04%) AutoCAD
4 5 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.10%) MS Project
5 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.62%) Office 365
2 5 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 94 (39.50%) Firewall
2 80 (33.61%) LAN
3 74 (31.09%) WAN
3 74 (31.09%) Wireless
4 51 (21.43%) IP Telephony
5 49 (20.59%) Ethernet
5 49 (20.59%) TCP/IP
6 47 (19.75%) Wi-Fi
7 46 (19.33%) MPLS
8 43 (18.07%) VPN
9 42 (17.65%) SNMP
10 41 (17.23%) DSL
11 34 (14.29%) Wireless Security
12 28 (11.76%) Network Security
12 28 (11.76%) OSPF
12 28 (11.76%) BGP
13 27 (11.34%) SAN
14 22 (9.24%) Internet
14 22 (9.24%) VoIP
15 20 (8.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.26%) EDMS
2 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.26%) 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 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 54 (22.69%) Finance
2 41 (17.23%) Telecoms
3 29 (12.18%) Retail
4 14 (5.88%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.10%) Electronics
6 4 (1.68%) Back Office
6 4 (1.68%) French Language
6 4 (1.68%) German Language
7 3 (1.26%) Billing
7 3 (1.26%) Front Office
7 3 (1.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (25.63%) Network Engineer
2 37 (15.55%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.92%) Consultant
5 22 (9.24%) Support Consultant
6 18 (7.56%) Analyst
7 16 (6.72%) Data Centre Manager
8 15 (6.30%) Architect
8 15 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Cabling Engineer
9 13 (5.46%) Data Manager
10 12 (5.04%) Administrator
11 11 (4.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 11 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
12 10 (4.20%) Data Centre Engineer
12 10 (4.20%) Network Administrator
12 10 (4.20%) Project Manager
12 10 (4.20%) Support Analyst
13 9 (3.78%) Systems Administrator
13 9 (3.78%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.10%) WAP
2 2 (0.84%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.24%) Video Conferencing
2 11 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.36%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.52%) CCTV
5 5 (2.10%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.68%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.68%) Derivative
6 4 (1.68%) EPoS
7 3 (1.26%) Statistics
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.84%) Wiki
8 2 (0.84%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.42%) iPad
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.42%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 67 (28.15%) Windows
2 34 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 26 (10.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (8.40%) Linux
5 13 (5.46%) Windows XP
5 13 (5.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.62%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.20%) Mac OS X
7 10 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.36%) Solaris
9 6 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.10%) UNIX
10 5 (2.10%) AIX
10 5 (2.10%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.84%) Android
12 1 (0.42%) HPUX
12 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (11.34%) Change Management
2 26 (10.92%) Project Management
3 23 (9.66%) Service Delivery
4 22 (9.24%) CAD
5 20 (8.40%) ITIL
6 18 (7.56%) Business Continuity
6 18 (7.56%) Mentoring
7 14 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (4.20%) Risk Management
10 10 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.36%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (3.36%) Capacity Management
12 7 (2.94%) CRM
13 6 (2.52%) Operations Management
13 6 (2.52%) Infrastructure Management
14 5 (2.10%) Line Management
14 5 (2.10%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.88%) SQL
2 7 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 87 (36.55%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (22.27%) CCIE
3 51 (21.43%) CCNP
4 45 (18.91%) Security Cleared
5 44 (18.49%) SC Cleared
6 36 (15.13%) CCNA
7 34 (14.29%) CCSE
8 11 (4.62%) Degree
9 10 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (2.94%) HP APS
11 6 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.68%) MCITP
12 4 (1.68%) MCP
13 3 (1.26%) CCDP
14 2 (0.84%) MCSE
14 2 (0.84%) MCSA
14 2 (0.84%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.84%) CCENT
14 2 (0.84%) HP ASE
15 1 (0.42%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.56%) QA
2 15 (6.30%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.10%) XenServer
5 3 (1.26%) vSphere
6 2 (0.84%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
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 52 (21.85%) OpenView
2 34 (14.29%) CiscoWorks
3 9 (3.78%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.52%) Unicenter
5 5 (2.10%) Cacti
6 3 (1.26%) WSUS
6 3 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.84%) SCCM
8 1 (0.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 96 (40.34%) Cisco
2 67 (28.15%) HP
3 58 (24.37%) Microsoft
4 50 (21.01%) Juniper
5 48 (20.17%) CheckPoint
6 32 (13.45%) Avaya
7 23 (9.66%) VMware
8 19 (7.98%) Fujitsu
9 14 (5.88%) Citrix
10 13 (5.46%) Nokia
11 12 (5.04%) Oracle
12 10 (4.20%) BMC
13 9 (3.78%) Red Hat
14 7 (2.94%) Apple
14 7 (2.94%) Remedy
14 7 (2.94%) 3Com
15 6 (2.52%) Brocade
15 6 (2.52%) Mitel
16 5 (2.10%) Google
16 5 (2.10%) IBM
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