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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Cabling
Rank 768 814 805
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -9
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 98 61 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.059% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66 50 75
Average salary £31,000 £41,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.39% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,450 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £53,250 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £36,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +15.07%

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
18559 17813 21817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.82% 17.08% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15078 13984 18103
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +50 93 £31,000 -23.45% 18
London +23 54 £35,000 -22.22% 12
Greenwich - 15 £47,500 -
South East -19 13 £27,500 -35.29% 1
East Midlands +21 10 - - 1
Derbyshire - 10 - - 1
City of London +11 8 £36,500 -16.57% 4
North West 0 5 £23,000 -2.12% 3
West Midlands -6 5 £31,000 +47.61%
Oxfordshire - 4 £27,500 -
Kent - 4 £24,690 -
Oxford - 4 £27,500 -
Maidstone - 4 £24,690 -
Abingdon - 4 £27,500 -
Yorkshire -7 3 £27,000 -
Berkshire -7 3 £42,000 -35.38% 1
Merseyside +14 2 £23,000 -2.12% 1
Liverpool +14 2 £23,000 -2.12% 1
Leeds +11 2 £27,000 -
Scotland +9 2 £32,500 -26.13% 2
West Yorkshire -7 2 £27,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £20,500 -
Lancashire - 2 £28,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £32,500 - 2
Reading -5 1 - - 1
East of England -9 1 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Surrey -13 1 £26,000 -38.82%
South West -24 1 £20,000 -51.21%
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £27,500 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 97 (41.28%) Cisco
2 92 (39.15%) Firewall
3 90 (38.30%) LAN
4 86 (36.60%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (36.60%) Wireless
5 80 (34.04%) WAN
6 70 (29.79%) HP
7 62 (26.38%) Windows
8 60 (25.53%) Juniper
9 58 (24.68%) OpenView
10 57 (24.26%) Wi-Fi
10 57 (24.26%) Finance
11 54 (22.98%) Microsoft
12 53 (22.55%) CCNP
13 52 (22.13%) MS Office
13 52 (22.13%) CheckPoint
14 51 (21.70%) IP Telephony
15 50 (21.28%) Ethernet
16 49 (20.85%) SC Cleared
16 49 (20.85%) Security Cleared
17 48 (20.43%) SNMP
17 48 (20.43%) CCIE
18 47 (20.00%) DSL
19 41 (17.45%) MPLS
20 40 (17.02%) VPN
21 39 (16.60%) Telecoms
22 36 (15.32%) Windows 7
23 35 (14.89%) MS Excel
24 34 (14.47%) TCP/IP
24 34 (14.47%) Active Directory

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 20 (8.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (4.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (3.40%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.13%) Lync
6 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.70%) IIS
6 4 (1.70%) CMS
7 3 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.43%) WordPress
9 1 (0.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 52 (22.13%) MS Office
2 35 (14.89%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.68%) MS Project
3 11 (4.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (3.83%) AutoCAD
5 7 (2.98%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.26%) Office 365
2 5 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 92 (39.15%) Firewall
2 90 (38.30%) LAN
3 86 (36.60%) Wireless
4 80 (34.04%) WAN
5 57 (24.26%) Wi-Fi
6 51 (21.70%) IP Telephony
7 50 (21.28%) Ethernet
8 48 (20.43%) SNMP
9 47 (20.00%) DSL
10 41 (17.45%) MPLS
11 40 (17.02%) VPN
12 34 (14.47%) TCP/IP
12 34 (14.47%) Wireless Security
13 24 (10.21%) Network Security
13 24 (10.21%) OSPF
13 24 (10.21%) BGP
14 23 (9.79%) SAN
14 23 (9.79%) VoIP
15 21 (8.94%) DNS
15 21 (8.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.28%) EDMS
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 57 (24.26%) Finance
2 39 (16.60%) Telecoms
3 33 (14.04%) Retail
4 10 (4.26%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.70%) French Language
5 4 (1.70%) German Language
5 4 (1.70%) Electronics
6 3 (1.28%) Front Office
6 3 (1.28%) Back Office
6 3 (1.28%) Advertising
6 3 (1.28%) Billing
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Law
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (26.38%) Network Engineer
2 35 (14.89%) Senior Network Engineer
3 28 (11.91%) Consultant
4 22 (9.36%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.51%) Analyst
6 19 (8.09%) Support Consultant
6 19 (8.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.53%) Support Analyst
9 12 (5.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 11 (4.68%) Data Centre Manager
10 11 (4.68%) Data Centre Engineer
10 11 (4.68%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
11 10 (4.26%) Architect
12 9 (3.83%) Field Engineer
12 9 (3.83%) Cabling Engineer
13 8 (3.40%) Data Manager
13 8 (3.40%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (3.40%) Senior Manager
13 8 (3.40%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.13%) WAP
2 2 (0.85%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.43%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.49%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (7.23%) Blackberry
3 13 (5.53%) EPoS
4 11 (4.68%) CCTV
5 9 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.70%) Derivative
6 4 (1.70%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.28%) iPhone
7 3 (1.28%) Statistics
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.85%) Handset
8 2 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.85%) NHS
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.43%) iPad
9 1 (0.43%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 62 (26.38%) Windows
2 36 (15.32%) Windows 7
3 24 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (7.23%) Linux
5 13 (5.53%) Windows 8
6 12 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (5.11%) Mac OS X
7 10 (4.26%) Windows XP
8 9 (3.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (3.40%) Solaris
10 6 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.13%) UNIX
11 5 (2.13%) AIX
12 4 (1.70%) Android
13 3 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.43%) HPUX
14 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (10.64%) Service Delivery
2 24 (10.21%) Project Management
3 21 (8.94%) Change Management
4 19 (8.09%) CAD
4 19 (8.09%) ITIL
5 18 (7.66%) Mentoring
6 15 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (6.38%) Business Continuity
7 11 (4.68%) Risk Management
8 10 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (4.26%) Performance Management
8 10 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
8 10 (4.26%) Portfolio Management
8 10 (4.26%) PRINCE2
9 8 (3.40%) Network Monitoring
10 7 (2.98%) CRM
11 6 (2.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (2.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (2.55%) Infrastructure Management
12 4 (1.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.11%) SQL
2 8 (3.40%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.43%) PHP
3 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (36.60%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (22.55%) CCNP
3 49 (20.85%) SC Cleared
3 49 (20.85%) Security Cleared
4 48 (20.43%) CCIE
5 34 (14.47%) CCSE
6 26 (11.06%) CCNA
7 13 (5.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (5.53%) HP APS
8 12 (5.11%) Degree
9 7 (2.98%) CCSA
10 6 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.13%) BICSI RCDD
12 4 (1.70%) MCP
12 4 (1.70%) MCSE
13 3 (1.28%) MCSA
14 2 (0.85%) A+ Certification
14 2 (0.85%) MCDST
14 2 (0.85%) MCTS
15 1 (0.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.38%) SLA
2 11 (4.68%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (14.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.13%) XenServer
5 2 (0.85%) vSphere
5 2 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.43%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.43%) XenApp
6 1 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.43%) Samba
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 58 (24.68%) OpenView
2 34 (14.47%) CiscoWorks
3 15 (6.38%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (2.55%) Unicenter
5 5 (2.13%) Cacti
6 3 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.85%) SCCM
8 1 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.43%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (41.28%) Cisco
2 70 (29.79%) HP
3 60 (25.53%) Juniper
4 54 (22.98%) Microsoft
5 52 (22.13%) CheckPoint
6 29 (12.34%) Avaya
7 21 (8.94%) VMware
8 19 (8.09%) Fujitsu
9 17 (7.23%) Nokia
10 15 (6.38%) BMC
11 14 (5.96%) Oracle
12 13 (5.53%) 3Com
12 13 (5.53%) Remedy
13 11 (4.68%) Citrix
14 9 (3.83%) Red Hat
14 9 (3.83%) Apple
14 9 (3.83%) Polycom
15 6 (2.55%) Google
15 6 (2.55%) Mitel
15 6 (2.55%) SAP
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Roc Search
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £2000 shift allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £24k - 27k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Ofcom
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Uncapped OTE and car allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Same Again OTE + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Same Again OTE + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago