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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Cabling
Rank 765 814 802
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -12
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 110 64 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.060% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.57% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 67 53 63
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-26.28% +20.00%

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
19137 18089 21512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.99% 16.95% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15313 14187 17546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 4 March 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 4 March 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
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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 +45 105 £31,000 -21.51% 13
London +55 55 £35,000 -17.64% 5
South East -13 19 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Greenwich - 15 - -
East Midlands +38 14 - -
Derbyshire - 12 - -
North West -1 8 £23,000 -45.88%
East of England -1 7 £32,500 +6.55% 2
City of London +10 6 £36,500 +16.80% 1
Berkshire -7 5 £46,500 -28.46%
Liverpool +17 4 £23,000 -8.00%
Merseyside +13 4 £23,000 -8.00%
Scotland +11 4 £32,500 -26.13%
Surrey -7 4 £33,750 -22.41% 1
Kent - 4 £25,345 -
Woking - 4 £33,750 -
Maidstone - 4 £25,345 -
Slough - 4 £46,500 -
Manchester +5 3 £22,500 -47.05%
Hampshire -10 3 £57,500 +130.00%
Hertfordshire -11 3 £55,000 +80.32% 2
Portsmouth - 3 £57,500 -
Glasgow +11 2 £31,250 -26.47%
Leeds -5 2 £27,000 +42.10%
Yorkshire -8 2 £27,000 +42.10%
West Yorkshire -13 2 £27,000 +42.10%
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Leighton Buzzard - 2 - -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 104 (42.62%) Cisco
2 100 (40.98%) LAN
3 97 (39.75%) Firewall
4 92 (37.70%) WAN
5 89 (36.48%) Wireless
6 88 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
7 73 (29.92%) HP
8 68 (27.87%) Windows
9 64 (26.23%) Juniper
10 62 (25.41%) Wi-Fi
11 59 (24.18%) OpenView
12 57 (23.36%) CheckPoint
12 57 (23.36%) MS Office
12 57 (23.36%) CCNP
12 57 (23.36%) Microsoft
13 56 (22.95%) SNMP
14 54 (22.13%) Ethernet
15 52 (21.31%) Finance
16 51 (20.90%) DSL
17 50 (20.49%) SC Cleared
17 50 (20.49%) Security Cleared
18 49 (20.08%) IP Telephony
19 41 (16.80%) MPLS
19 41 (16.80%) CCIE
20 37 (15.16%) Active Directory
20 37 (15.16%) MS Excel
21 36 (14.75%) Windows 7
22 35 (14.34%) Telecoms
23 34 (13.93%) VPN
24 33 (13.52%) TCP/IP

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 21 (8.61%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.87%) Lync
4 7 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.64%) IIS
6 4 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 57 (23.36%) MS Office
2 37 (15.16%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.33%) MS Project
4 10 (4.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.87%) MS Visio
6 5 (2.05%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.41%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.23%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.05%) Office 365
2 3 (1.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.82%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (40.98%) LAN
2 97 (39.75%) Firewall
3 92 (37.70%) WAN
4 89 (36.48%) Wireless
5 62 (25.41%) Wi-Fi
6 56 (22.95%) SNMP
7 54 (22.13%) Ethernet
8 51 (20.90%) DSL
9 49 (20.08%) IP Telephony
10 41 (16.80%) MPLS
11 34 (13.93%) VPN
12 33 (13.52%) TCP/IP
13 31 (12.70%) Wireless Security
14 26 (10.66%) VoIP
15 25 (10.25%) Internet
16 22 (9.02%) SAN
17 21 (8.61%) DNS
18 20 (8.20%) OSPF
19 18 (7.38%) Gigabit Ethernet
20 17 (6.97%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.23%) EDMS
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (21.31%) Finance
2 35 (14.34%) Telecoms
3 30 (12.30%) Retail
4 8 (3.28%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.05%) Electronics
6 4 (1.64%) French Language
6 4 (1.64%) German Language
7 3 (1.23%) Marketing
7 3 (1.23%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
8 2 (0.82%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) Front Office
9 1 (0.41%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (26.64%) Network Engineer
2 32 (13.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (11.07%) Consultant
4 24 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 21 (8.61%) Analyst
6 20 (8.20%) Project Manager
6 20 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.15%) Support Consultant
8 14 (5.74%) Support Analyst
8 14 (5.74%) Data Centre Engineer
9 13 (5.33%) Field Engineer
10 12 (4.92%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 11 (4.51%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
12 10 (4.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 9 (3.69%) Desktop Support
14 8 (3.28%) Architect
14 8 (3.28%) Data Centre Manager
14 8 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
14 8 (3.28%) Senior Manager
15 7 (2.87%) Cabling Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.64%) WAP
2 2 (0.82%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.41%) CSS
3 1 (0.41%) HTML
3 1 (0.41%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.89%) Video Conferencing
2 19 (7.79%) Blackberry
3 15 (6.15%) EPoS
4 12 (4.92%) CCTV
5 8 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.64%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.64%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (1.64%) Derivative
7 3 (1.23%) iPhone
7 3 (1.23%) Statistics
7 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.82%) NHS
8 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.82%) Handset
8 2 (0.82%) e-Health
8 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (27.87%) Windows
2 36 (14.75%) Windows 7
3 26 (10.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (7.79%) Linux
5 14 (5.74%) Windows 8
5 14 (5.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (5.33%) Mac OS X
6 13 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.10%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.87%) Solaris
9 6 (2.46%) UNIX
10 5 (2.05%) Android
10 5 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.05%) AIX
11 3 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (11.89%) Project Management
2 28 (11.48%) Service Delivery
3 24 (9.84%) ITIL
4 21 (8.61%) Mentoring
5 17 (6.97%) PRINCE2
6 15 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (6.15%) CAD
7 14 (5.74%) Change Management
7 14 (5.74%) Business Continuity
8 12 (4.92%) Risk Management
8 12 (4.92%) Performance Management
8 12 (4.92%) Portfolio Management
8 12 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (3.28%) CRM
9 8 (3.28%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (2.87%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (2.46%) Asset Management
11 6 (2.46%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (2.05%) Change Control
12 5 (2.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.51%) SQL
2 7 (2.87%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.41%) R
3 1 (0.41%) VBScript
3 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 88 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (23.36%) CCNP
3 50 (20.49%) SC Cleared
3 50 (20.49%) Security Cleared
4 41 (16.80%) CCIE
5 31 (12.70%) CCSE
6 21 (8.61%) CCNA
7 18 (7.38%) HP APS
8 17 (6.97%) CCSA
9 16 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (4.51%) Degree
11 8 (3.28%) MCSE
12 5 (2.05%) BICSI RCDD
12 5 (2.05%) MCSA
13 4 (1.64%) MCDST
13 4 (1.64%) VCP4
14 3 (1.23%) MCTS
14 3 (1.23%) MCP
14 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.02%) SLA
2 10 (4.10%) QA
3 5 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (15.16%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.46%) XenApp
4 4 (1.64%) Samba
4 4 (1.64%) XenDesktop
4 4 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.64%) vSphere
5 3 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.82%) XenServer
7 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.41%) Firmware
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 59 (24.18%) OpenView
2 31 (12.70%) CiscoWorks
3 20 (8.20%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (2.05%) SCCM
4 5 (2.05%) Cacti
4 5 (2.05%) Unicenter
5 3 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.82%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.41%) WSUS
7 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.41%) Nagios
7 1 (0.41%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 104 (42.62%) Cisco
2 73 (29.92%) HP
3 64 (26.23%) Juniper
4 57 (23.36%) CheckPoint
4 57 (23.36%) Microsoft
5 29 (11.89%) Avaya
6 23 (9.43%) VMware
7 21 (8.61%) Nokia
7 21 (8.61%) Remedy
8 18 (7.38%) 3Com
9 16 (6.56%) BMC
10 15 (6.15%) Oracle
11 13 (5.33%) Fujitsu
11 13 (5.33%) Citrix
12 11 (4.51%) Polycom
13 10 (4.10%) Apple
14 9 (3.69%) SAP
15 8 (3.28%) Red Hat
15 8 (3.28%) Brocade
16 6 (2.46%) Google
South West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Aylesbury
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Performance bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £2000 shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TheSmartList
Salary: Up to £23k plus fully expensed company van, laptop and mobile phone +
Posted: 5 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum Including Company Benifits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago