The table below looks at the statistics for Structured Cabling skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Structured Cabling
UK
Rank 812 894 845
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -49
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 45 52 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.051% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 70
Median salary £37,500 £40,250 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.83% +29.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,900 £55,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £37,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-39.18% +34.54%

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
13616 17522 19424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.16% 17.15% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11135 14565 15686
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Structured Cabling
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Structured Cabling as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Structured Cabling within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 44 £37,500 -3.84% 7
London +89 27 £38,000 -27.61% 1
South East +37 6 £25,000 -13.79% 3
Hampshire +28 5 £22,500 -55.00% 3
Farnborough +2 5 £22,500 -55.00% 1
East Midlands - 4 £37,500 - 1
South West - 4 £24,250 -
West Midlands +26 3 £20,000 -45.20% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £37,500 -
Derby - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £48,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £31,250 -
Surrey +45 1 £30,000 -9.77%
City of London +32 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Coventry +12 1 £20,000 -45.94%
Shropshire - 1 £20,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £20,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £20,000 -
Motherwell - 1 £20,000 -
Kilmarnock - 1 £20,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £20,000 -
East Ayrshire - 1 £20,000 -
Scotland - 1 £20,000 -
St Austell - 1 £20,500 -
Cheltenham - 1 £25,000 -
Gloucester - 1 £37,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £20,500 -
Somerset - 1 £23,500 -
Ripon - 1 £20,000 -
York - 1 £20,000 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Structured Cabling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Structured Cabling.

1 82 (67.77%) Data Centre
2 63 (52.07%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (51.24%) Cisco
4 61 (50.41%) LAN
4 61 (50.41%) WAN
5 59 (48.76%) TCP/IP
6 57 (47.11%) Wireless
7 56 (46.28%) Firewall
8 55 (45.45%) BGP
8 55 (45.45%) OSPF
8 55 (45.45%) DNS
9 52 (42.98%) Network Design
10 51 (42.15%) Network Architecture
10 51 (42.15%) Juniper
10 51 (42.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 50 (41.32%) VPN
11 50 (41.32%) Degree
11 50 (41.32%) Palo Alto
11 50 (41.32%) HSRP
12 49 (40.50%) Network Security
12 49 (40.50%) RIP
12 49 (40.50%) Business Continuity
12 49 (40.50%) VRRP
13 40 (33.06%) CCNP
14 39 (32.23%) Extreme Networks
15 36 (29.75%) Reverse Proxy
15 36 (29.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
16 32 (26.45%) Service Management
17 29 (23.97%) Telecoms
18 28 (23.14%) ITSM

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) IaaS
2 2 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (50.41%) LAN
1 61 (50.41%) WAN
2 59 (48.76%) TCP/IP
3 57 (47.11%) Wireless
4 56 (46.28%) Firewall
5 55 (45.45%) BGP
5 55 (45.45%) DNS
5 55 (45.45%) OSPF
6 50 (41.32%) HSRP
6 50 (41.32%) VPN
7 49 (40.50%) Network Security
7 49 (40.50%) RIP
7 49 (40.50%) VRRP
8 36 (29.75%) Reverse Proxy
9 28 (23.14%) Converged Networks
10 14 (11.57%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (4.96%) LDAP
11 6 (4.96%) Multicast
12 5 (4.13%) SSH
13 4 (3.31%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.48%) EDMS
1 3 (2.48%) MySQL
1 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.48%) Subversion
General
1 29 (23.97%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.44%) Finance
3 4 (3.31%) Multimedia
3 4 (3.31%) Retail
4 3 (2.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (33.06%) Network Engineer
2 27 (22.31%) Senior Network Engineer
3 12 (9.92%) Data Centre Engineer
4 11 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
4 11 (9.09%) Data Centre Technician
4 11 (9.09%) Senior Communications Engineer
5 10 (8.26%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.61%) Installation Technician
7 6 (4.96%) Cabling Engineer
8 5 (4.13%) Head of Infrastructure
9 4 (3.31%) Administrator
9 4 (3.31%) Analyst
9 4 (3.31%) Bid Manager
9 4 (3.31%) Data Technician
9 4 (3.31%) EPoS Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) EPoS Field Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Field Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) Field Service Engineer
9 4 (3.31%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) 802.1X
1 3 (2.48%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (67.77%) Data Centre
2 26 (21.49%) BYOD
3 8 (6.61%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.61%) EPoS
4 6 (4.96%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.48%) Clustering
5 3 (2.48%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.48%) IPTV
5 3 (2.48%) MPEG
5 3 (2.48%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.48%) Replication
5 3 (2.48%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.83%) CCTV
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.83%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.57%) Windows
2 12 (9.92%) Linux
3 11 (9.09%) Unix
4 10 (8.26%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.44%) Solaris
6 3 (2.48%) CentOS
6 3 (2.48%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.65%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.83%) Android
8 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.98%) Network Design
2 51 (42.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 51 (42.15%) Network Architecture
3 49 (40.50%) Business Continuity
4 32 (26.45%) Service Management
5 28 (23.14%) ITSM
6 26 (21.49%) Information Security
7 25 (20.66%) ITIL
8 11 (9.09%) Project Management
9 10 (8.26%) Asset Management
10 9 (7.44%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.61%) QMS
11 8 (6.61%) Time Management
12 7 (5.79%) Workflow
13 6 (4.96%) Service Delivery
14 4 (3.31%) ERP
14 4 (3.31%) Risk Management
15 3 (2.48%) CRM
15 3 (2.48%) PRINCE
15 3 (2.48%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.79%) C
2 6 (4.96%) Bash Shell
3 3 (2.48%) C#
3 3 (2.48%) Java
3 3 (2.48%) Perl
3 3 (2.48%) PHP
3 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.48%) Python
3 3 (2.48%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 63 (52.07%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (41.32%) Degree
3 40 (33.06%) CCNP
4 24 (19.83%) CCNA
5 8 (6.61%) DV Cleared
5 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.48%) CCDP
6 3 (2.48%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.48%) PMP
7 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) SLA
2 5 (4.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) GlusterFS
2 3 (2.48%) NFS
2 3 (2.48%) Samba
3 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Galera Cluster
1 3 (2.48%) Nagios
1 3 (2.48%) Puppet
1 3 (2.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (2.48%) ZABBIX
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.83%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 62 (51.24%) Cisco
2 51 (42.15%) Juniper
3 50 (41.32%) Palo Alto
4 39 (32.23%) Extreme Networks
5 36 (29.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 19 (15.70%) Microsoft
7 14 (11.57%) Aruba
8 6 (4.96%) Oracle
9 4 (3.31%) HP
9 4 (3.31%) VMware
10 3 (2.48%) AlienVault
10 3 (2.48%) Avaya
10 3 (2.48%) Dell
10 3 (2.48%) F5
10 3 (2.48%) Percona
10 3 (2.48%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.48%) SAP
10 3 (2.48%) Siebel
10 3 (2.48%) Sun
11 2 (1.65%) Remedy
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