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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Cabling
Rank 802 905 852
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -53
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 80 59 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.056% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.52% 0.33% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 51 89
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £22,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%

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
15336 17617 20479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.11% 16.64% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12445 14550 16505
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 10 December 2016 within the UK.

Structured Cabling Salary Histogram in the UK

Structured Cabling
Top 28 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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +82 79 £37,500 - 8
London +71 56 £37,500 -11.76% 3
South West +28 15 £28,750 -4.16% 1
Gloucestershire -13 9 £28,750 -4.16%
Cornwall - 5 £20,500 - 1
Wales - 4 £40,000 -
South East +57 3 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +53 3 £45,000 +60.71%
Reading +29 3 £45,000 +60.71%
Birmingham -11 3 £48,000 +113.33%
West Midlands -12 3 £48,000 +113.33%
Mid Wales - 3 - -
Newquay - 3 - -
New Quay - 3 - -
Ceredigion - 3 - -
West Yorkshire +26 1 £28,000 - 1
Leeds +23 1 £28,000 - 1
Yorkshire +19 1 £28,000 -6.66% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
South Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Somerset - 1 £23,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £40,000 -
St Austell - 1 £20,500 - 1
Derby - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 £27,500 -
Gloucester - 1 £28,000 -
Bath - 1 £23,500 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 89 (60.54%) Data Centre
2 80 (54.42%) LAN
3 74 (50.34%) WAN
4 73 (49.66%) Cisco
5 70 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (39.46%) BGP
7 57 (38.78%) OSPF
8 56 (38.10%) Network Design
9 55 (37.41%) Firewall
9 55 (37.41%) Wireless
10 54 (36.73%) TCP/IP
11 50 (34.01%) VPN
11 50 (34.01%) DNS
11 50 (34.01%) Business Continuity
11 50 (34.01%) Degree
11 50 (34.01%) Network Security
12 49 (33.33%) Palo Alto
13 48 (32.65%) Disaster Recovery
14 47 (31.97%) VRRP
14 47 (31.97%) RIP
14 47 (31.97%) Juniper
14 47 (31.97%) HSRP
15 46 (31.29%) Network Architecture
16 40 (27.21%) Telecoms
16 40 (27.21%) CCNP
17 38 (25.85%) Extreme Networks
18 35 (23.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
18 35 (23.81%) Reverse Proxy
19 32 (21.77%) ITIL
19 32 (21.77%) Service Management

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 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (6.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.44%) AutoCAD
3 6 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (54.42%) LAN
2 74 (50.34%) WAN
3 58 (39.46%) BGP
4 57 (38.78%) OSPF
5 55 (37.41%) Firewall
5 55 (37.41%) Wireless
6 54 (36.73%) TCP/IP
7 50 (34.01%) DNS
7 50 (34.01%) Network Security
7 50 (34.01%) VPN
8 47 (31.97%) HSRP
8 47 (31.97%) RIP
8 47 (31.97%) VRRP
9 35 (23.81%) Reverse Proxy
10 26 (17.69%) Converged Networks
11 23 (15.65%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (4.76%) Unified Communications
13 6 (4.08%) Multicast
14 4 (2.72%) WLAN
15 3 (2.04%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.72%) MySQL
2 3 (2.04%) EDMS
2 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 40 (27.21%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.44%) Finance
2 8 (5.44%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.04%) Marketing
4 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Back Office
5 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (31.29%) Network Engineer
2 27 (18.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (11.56%) Data Centre Engineer
3 17 (11.56%) Project Manager
4 12 (8.16%) Head of Infrastructure
4 12 (8.16%) Technical Manager
4 12 (8.16%) Technical Project Manager
5 10 (6.80%) Communications Engineer
5 10 (6.80%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 9 (6.12%) IT Manager
7 8 (5.44%) Data Centre Technician
7 8 (5.44%) Installation Technician
8 7 (4.76%) Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) Junior
8 7 (4.76%) Junior Consultant
9 5 (3.40%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Analyst
10 4 (2.72%) Bid Manager
11 3 (2.04%) Installations Engineer
11 3 (2.04%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (60.54%) Data Centre
2 24 (16.33%) BYOD
3 13 (8.84%) Driving Licence
4 8 (5.44%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Clustering
7 3 (2.04%) IPTV
7 3 (2.04%) MPEG
7 3 (2.04%) Replication
7 3 (2.04%) Statistics
7 3 (2.04%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.04%) User Experience
8 2 (1.36%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.68%) Fintech
9 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.68%) Home Automation
9 1 (0.68%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.93%) Windows
2 15 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.16%) Linux
4 10 (6.80%) Solaris
4 10 (6.80%) Unix
5 4 (2.72%) CentOS
6 3 (2.04%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.04%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.36%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.10%) Network Design
2 50 (34.01%) Business Continuity
3 48 (32.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 46 (31.29%) Network Architecture
5 32 (21.77%) ITIL
5 32 (21.77%) Service Management
6 29 (19.73%) ITSM
7 27 (18.37%) Information Security
7 27 (18.37%) Project Management
8 16 (10.88%) PRINCE2
9 14 (9.52%) Change Control
10 10 (6.80%) Asset Management
10 10 (6.80%) Business Development
10 10 (6.80%) CAD
11 8 (5.44%) QMS
12 7 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 7 (4.76%) Workflow
13 5 (3.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (2.72%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.76%) C
2 4 (2.72%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.36%) SQL
4 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 70 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (34.01%) Degree
3 40 (27.21%) CCNP
4 29 (19.73%) CCNA
5 10 (6.80%) BICSI Certification
5 10 (6.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (5.44%) DV Cleared
6 8 (5.44%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.40%) CCDP
8 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.04%) PMP
9 2 (1.36%) CCIP
10 1 (0.68%) CCIE
10 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) SLA
2 11 (7.48%) QA
3 3 (2.04%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.04%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.04%) Nagios
2 3 (2.04%) Puppet
2 3 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.04%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.36%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.36%) TrustSec
4 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.68%) DameWare
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (49.66%) Cisco
2 49 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 47 (31.97%) Juniper
4 38 (25.85%) Extreme Networks
5 35 (23.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
7 12 (8.16%) Aruba
8 11 (7.48%) VMware
9 7 (4.76%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.08%) Red Hat
11 5 (3.40%) Aerohive Networks
11 5 (3.40%) BT
11 5 (3.40%) Mitel
12 4 (2.72%) Oracle
12 4 (2.72%) Remedy
13 3 (2.04%) AlienVault
13 3 (2.04%) HP
13 3 (2.04%) SAP
13 3 (2.04%) Siebel
13 3 (2.04%) Sun
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