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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Cabling
Rank 824 837 779
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -58
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 68 92 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.079% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.44% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56 80 80
Average salary £36,250 £27,850 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.16% -14.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%

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
18445 20755 19902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 17.74% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15184 16566 15978
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 +1 67 £36,250 +30.16% 10
London +23 23 £45,000 +28.57% 5
South East +2 16 £27,500 -31.25% 3
West Midlands -3 10 £47,000 +68.76%
Birmingham - 10 £47,000 -
East of England +10 8 £27,500 -20.28%
Kent - 6 £24,250 -
North West -2 5 £27,500 +150.00%
Manchester - 5 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 4 £27,500 - 2
Ipswich - 4 £27,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,250 -
City of London +20 2 £41,250 -19.51%
Leicestershire +13 2 £43,500 +64.15% 1
Reading +7 2 - - 1
East Midlands +1 2 £45,000 +74.75% 2
Berkshire -3 2 - - 1
South West -30 2 £35,500 +42.00%
Greenford - 2 £29,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £24,250 -
Leicester - 2 £43,500 - 1
Surrey +15 1 £50,500 +53.03%
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
Bedfordshire -4 1 £19,000 -
Devon -6 1 £21,000 -22.22%
Gloucester -6 1 £50,000 -
Dunstable -7 1 £19,000 -
Crawley -9 1 - -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 78 (41.71%) Cisco
2 69 (36.90%) Firewall
3 68 (36.36%) LAN
4 64 (34.22%) Windows
5 63 (33.69%) Wireless
6 59 (31.55%) Cisco Certification
7 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 53 (28.34%) WAN
9 51 (27.27%) Data Centre
10 44 (23.53%) TCP/IP
11 43 (22.99%) VPN
11 43 (22.99%) Active Directory
12 41 (21.93%) ITIL
13 37 (19.79%) VoIP
14 36 (19.25%) HP
14 36 (19.25%) Finance
15 35 (18.72%) CCNA
16 33 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
17 31 (16.58%) Telecoms
18 30 (16.04%) DNS
18 30 (16.04%) CCNP
19 28 (14.97%) MS Office
19 28 (14.97%) MS Excel
20 27 (14.44%) MS Exchange
20 27 (14.44%) Ethernet
20 27 (14.44%) CheckPoint
21 26 (13.90%) Project Management
22 25 (13.37%) DHCP
23 24 (12.83%) SLA
23 24 (12.83%) Linux

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.74%) Lync
2 7 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.07%) Confluence
6 2 (1.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.53%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (14.97%) MS Office
1 28 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.21%) MS Project
3 6 (3.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.07%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Primavera
1 2 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.60%) Office 365
3 2 (1.07%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 69 (36.90%) Firewall
2 68 (36.36%) LAN
3 63 (33.69%) Wireless
4 53 (28.34%) WAN
5 44 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 43 (22.99%) VPN
7 37 (19.79%) VoIP
8 33 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
9 30 (16.04%) DNS
10 27 (14.44%) Ethernet
11 25 (13.37%) DHCP
12 23 (12.30%) OSPF
13 21 (11.23%) Internet
13 21 (11.23%) SNMP
13 21 (11.23%) DSL
14 19 (10.16%) BGP
15 18 (9.63%) MPLS
15 18 (9.63%) VLAN
16 16 (8.56%) SAN
17 12 (6.42%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) JIRA
1 2 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (19.25%) Finance
2 31 (16.58%) Telecoms
3 22 (11.76%) Marketing
4 8 (4.28%) Electronics
5 6 (3.21%) Retail
6 4 (2.14%) Advertising
7 3 (1.60%) Banking
7 3 (1.60%) Back Office
7 3 (1.60%) Legal
7 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.07%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (20.32%) Network Engineer
2 21 (11.23%) Project Manager
3 15 (8.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (7.49%) Cisco Engineer
5 13 (6.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (6.95%) Support Engineer
5 13 (6.95%) Analyst
6 12 (6.42%) Field Engineer
6 12 (6.42%) Data Centre Engineer
7 10 (5.35%) Support Analyst
7 10 (5.35%) Designer
8 7 (3.74%) Consultant
8 7 (3.74%) Technical Manager
9 6 (3.21%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (3.21%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (2.67%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.67%) Network Designer
10 5 (2.67%) Architect
10 5 (2.67%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.42%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.07%) OLE
3 1 (0.53%) XMPP
3 1 (0.53%) .NET
3 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.42%) CCTV
2 12 (6.42%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.67%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.67%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.67%) e-Health
5 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.14%) NHS
6 3 (1.60%) EPoS
7 2 (1.07%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.07%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.07%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.53%) DTV
8 1 (0.53%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.53%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.53%) IPTV
8 1 (0.53%) PDA
8 1 (0.53%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 64 (34.22%) Windows
2 24 (12.83%) Linux
3 16 (8.56%) Windows 8
4 14 (7.49%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 11 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (4.81%) UNIX
8 7 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.67%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.14%) Android
11 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.60%) Solaris
12 2 (1.07%) CentOS
13 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (21.93%) ITIL
2 26 (13.90%) Project Management
3 24 (12.83%) PRINCE2
4 16 (8.56%) Change Control
5 15 (8.02%) Service Delivery
6 10 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (4.28%) Workflow
8 6 (3.21%) Service Management
8 6 (3.21%) Mentoring
8 6 (3.21%) Software Licensing
9 5 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (2.67%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (2.67%) Product Marketing
9 5 (2.67%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (2.67%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (2.67%) Network Management
9 5 (2.67%) Change Management
9 5 (2.67%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.67%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.21%) R
2 5 (2.67%) SQL
3 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.07%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.07%) Java
4 2 (1.07%) Perl
5 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (31.55%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (18.72%) CCNA
3 30 (16.04%) CCNP
4 16 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.02%) CCSA
6 12 (6.42%) SC Cleared
6 12 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 12 (6.42%) HP APS
7 10 (5.35%) MCSE
8 6 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (2.67%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.67%) SAP Certification
9 5 (2.67%) HP ASE
9 5 (2.67%) Dell Certification
9 5 (2.67%) Degree
10 4 (2.14%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (2.14%) BICSI Certification
10 4 (2.14%) CCIE
10 4 (2.14%) MCP
10 4 (2.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.83%) SLA
2 12 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.88%) ISO 9001
4 7 (3.74%) QA
5 6 (3.21%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.07%) PMBOK
System Software
1 43 (22.99%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.35%) vSphere
4 9 (4.81%) XenApp
5 7 (3.74%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.67%) Firmware
6 5 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.60%) Samba
7 3 (1.60%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.60%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.07%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.53%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.53%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (8.56%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (8.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (6.42%) OpenView
4 7 (3.74%) Nagios
5 6 (3.21%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (2.67%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (2.14%) WSUS
7 4 (2.14%) SCCM
8 3 (1.60%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.07%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (1.07%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (41.71%) Cisco
2 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 36 (19.25%) HP
4 27 (14.44%) CheckPoint
5 23 (12.30%) VMware
6 18 (9.63%) Juniper
7 15 (8.02%) Remedy
8 14 (7.49%) Citrix
9 13 (6.95%) Nokia
10 12 (6.42%) Avaya
10 12 (6.42%) 3Com
11 9 (4.81%) Dell
12 8 (4.28%) SAP
13 7 (3.74%) Mitel
14 6 (3.21%) 3PAR
15 5 (2.67%) ProCurve
15 5 (2.67%) SolarWinds
15 5 (2.67%) CA
16 4 (2.14%) Brocade
16 4 (2.14%) Red Hat
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