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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Cabling
Rank 826 766 838
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +72
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 89 103 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.095% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.44% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 81 51
Average salary £27,675 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £29,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -20.00%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20438 19756 21051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.37% 18.15% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16418 15894 17380
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -44 83 £27,675 -14.84% 14
London -37 29 £35,000 - 10
South West -7 20 £25,000 -37.50% 1
South East -44 15 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Berkshire +12 10 £53,250 +1.42%
City of London -5 9 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Gloucestershire - 7 £26,250 -
Yorkshire -23 6 £25,000 +9.89% 1
Somerset - 6 £25,000 -
Minehead - 6 £25,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £65,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £23,500 -
Bristol -4 4 £33,750 -15.62% 1
East Yorkshire - 4 £25,000 -
Warwickshire +7 3 £27,850 -22.63%
West Midlands +7 3 £27,850 +3.14% 1
North West -3 3 £11,000 -
North Yorkshire -9 3 £25,000 +9.89%
West Sussex -13 3 £29,000 -22.66%
East of England -16 3 £34,500 +36.63%
Devon - 3 £25,000 -
Hull - 3 - -
Exeter - 3 £25,000 -
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £11,000 -
Nuneaton - 3 £27,850 -
Lancashire - 3 £11,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £24,000 -
Surrey +7 2 £33,000 -
Wales -2 2 £27,000 -20.58% 1
Reading -6 2 £41,500 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 65 (40.63%) Windows
2 55 (34.38%) TCP/IP
3 54 (33.75%) Cisco
4 49 (30.63%) Microsoft
5 42 (26.25%) Active Directory
5 42 (26.25%) LAN
6 41 (25.63%) MS Excel
7 39 (24.38%) ITIL
7 39 (24.38%) WAN
8 38 (23.75%) Wireless
9 35 (21.88%) Windows 7
10 34 (21.25%) MS Office
11 33 (20.63%) Finance
12 32 (20.00%) Firewall
13 31 (19.38%) Telecoms
14 30 (18.75%) HP
15 29 (18.13%) VPN
16 28 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
17 24 (15.00%) MS Exchange
18 23 (14.38%) Ethernet
19 21 (13.13%) Internet
19 21 (13.13%) DNS
20 20 (12.50%) Windows XP
20 20 (12.50%) MPLS
20 20 (12.50%) VMware
21 19 (11.88%) Citrix
22 18 (11.25%) CCNP
22 18 (11.25%) DHCP
22 18 (11.25%) SQL
22 18 (11.25%) Project Management

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.63%) Lync
2 9 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (3.75%) IIS
4 4 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.88%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.63%) Site Server
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 41 (25.63%) MS Excel
2 34 (21.25%) MS Office
3 8 (5.00%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) BASE24
2 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (34.38%) TCP/IP
2 42 (26.25%) LAN
3 39 (24.38%) WAN
4 38 (23.75%) Wireless
5 32 (20.00%) Firewall
6 29 (18.13%) VPN
7 23 (14.38%) Ethernet
8 21 (13.13%) Internet
8 21 (13.13%) DNS
9 20 (12.50%) MPLS
10 18 (11.25%) DHCP
11 17 (10.63%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (9.38%) OSPF
12 15 (9.38%) BGP
13 14 (8.75%) VLAN
14 11 (6.88%) ISDN
15 10 (6.25%) Network Security
15 10 (6.25%) SAN
15 10 (6.25%) VoIP
16 8 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 33 (20.63%) Finance
2 31 (19.38%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.88%) Retail
4 8 (5.00%) Multimedia
5 6 (3.75%) Law
6 4 (2.50%) Marketing
7 3 (1.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 24 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 22 (13.75%) Network Engineer
3 19 (11.88%) Analyst
4 15 (9.38%) IT Support
5 14 (8.75%) Support Analyst
6 13 (8.13%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.25%) Data Manager
7 10 (6.25%) Cabling Engineer
8 9 (5.63%) Consultant
9 8 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Technical Support
10 7 (4.38%) Senior Network Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.38%) Help Desk Support
10 7 (4.38%) Security Engineer
11 6 (3.75%) Network Security Engineer
12 5 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) HTML
2 4 (2.50%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
1 12 (7.50%) Fat Client
1 12 (7.50%) Blackberry
1 12 (7.50%) Thin Client
2 9 (5.63%) iPhone
3 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.50%) CCTV
4 4 (2.50%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.88%) CMDB
6 2 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.63%) Handset
7 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
7 1 (0.63%) SCADA
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 65 (40.63%) Windows
2 35 (21.88%) Windows 7
3 20 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 16 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.75%) Linux
6 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.13%) UNIX
7 5 (3.13%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.88%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.88%) CentOS
9 3 (1.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.63%) Fedora
10 1 (0.63%) Android
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.38%) ITIL
2 18 (11.25%) Project Management
3 17 (10.63%) Change Management
4 15 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 9 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (4.38%) PRINCE2
7 7 (4.38%) Change Control
8 6 (3.75%) Capacity Management
8 6 (3.75%) Resource Management
8 6 (3.75%) Service Management
9 5 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.13%) Migration
9 5 (3.13%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (3.13%) Business Development
9 5 (3.13%) Operations Management
9 5 (3.13%) Asset Management
9 5 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.25%) SQL
2 3 (1.88%) Perl
2 3 (1.88%) C
2 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
2 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (11.25%) CCNP
3 16 (10.00%) CCNA
4 12 (7.50%) CCIE
5 9 (5.63%) MCITP
5 9 (5.63%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.00%) MCP
7 7 (4.38%) MCSE
7 7 (4.38%) Degree
8 5 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.50%) HP APS
10 3 (1.88%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.88%) CCSE
11 2 (1.25%) MCSA
11 2 (1.25%) CCDP
12 1 (0.63%) CWNA
12 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.63%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
2 10 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (26.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.88%) XenApp
4 9 (5.63%) vSphere
5 3 (1.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.63%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.63%) Snort
7 1 (0.63%) Nmap
7 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.38%) OpenView
2 6 (3.75%) SCCM
3 4 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
4 3 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.88%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.88%) DameWare
5 2 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.25%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.63%) WSUS
6 1 (0.63%) Nessus
6 1 (0.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 54 (33.75%) Cisco
2 49 (30.63%) Microsoft
3 30 (18.75%) HP
4 20 (12.50%) VMware
5 19 (11.88%) Citrix
6 12 (7.50%) CheckPoint
6 12 (7.50%) Juniper
7 11 (6.88%) Oracle
8 10 (6.25%) Apple
9 8 (5.00%) Avaya
10 7 (4.38%) Fujitsu
11 6 (3.75%) Nokia
11 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.13%) NetApp
12 5 (3.13%) Remedy
13 4 (2.50%) Google
13 4 (2.50%) 3Com
13 4 (2.50%) SAP
14 3 (1.88%) Symantec
14 3 (1.88%) Sage
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