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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Cabling
Rank 800 862 827
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -35
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 97 70 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.058% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.34% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 73 61 55
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £27,300
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% +17.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £29,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
+43.10% +7.40%

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
19175 20688 21017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.74% 17.06% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15395 16552 16993
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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 +69 89 £42,500 +30.76% 9
London +63 40 £52,500 +10.52% 4
South East +34 25 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Surrey +48 15 £40,000 -15.78%
East of England +20 8 £55,000 +107.54% 1
East Midlands +16 8 £45,000 +63.63%
Nottinghamshire - 8 £45,000 -
Nottingham - 8 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire +1 7 £55,000 +107.54% 1
South West -7 6 £30,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £48,750 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £55,000 -
Staines - 5 - -
West Midlands +2 4 £47,000 -12.96%
Birmingham -7 4 £47,000 -32.85%
City of London +48 3 £33,750 -47.05% 1
Cardiff +3 3 £42,500 +57.40%
South Wales +2 3 £42,500 +57.40%
Wales +1 3 £42,500 +63.46%
Hemel Hempstead -16 3 £55,000 +107.54%
Hertford - 3 - -
Cobham - 3 £40,000 -
Greenwich - 3 - -
Berkshire +5 2 - - 3
Reading -1 2 - - 2
Bristol -1 2 £32,500 -23.52%
Exeter -6 2 £21,000 -16.00%
Devon -6 2 £21,000 -16.00%
Woking - 2 £42,000 -
Farnham - 2 £24,000 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 87 (43.07%) Cisco
2 80 (39.60%) LAN
3 75 (37.13%) Wireless
4 66 (32.67%) WAN
5 65 (32.18%) Firewall
6 59 (29.21%) Windows
6 59 (29.21%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (24.75%) Microsoft
8 48 (23.76%) Data Centre
9 47 (23.27%) MS Office
10 39 (19.31%) HP
11 38 (18.81%) Ethernet
11 38 (18.81%) Finance
12 37 (18.32%) Active Directory
13 36 (17.82%) CCNP
13 36 (17.82%) Wi-Fi
14 34 (16.83%) Juniper
15 32 (15.84%) VoIP
15 32 (15.84%) Telecoms
16 31 (15.35%) VPN
16 31 (15.35%) ITIL
16 31 (15.35%) Project Management
17 30 (14.85%) CheckPoint
18 29 (14.36%) SNMP
18 29 (14.36%) TCP/IP
19 28 (13.86%) PRINCE2
19 28 (13.86%) MS Excel
20 27 (13.37%) Internet
21 25 (12.38%) MPLS
22 24 (11.88%) DSL

Structured Cabling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (10.40%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (3.47%) Lync
4 5 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.50%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (23.27%) MS Office
2 28 (13.86%) MS Excel
3 15 (7.43%) MS Project
4 11 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Primavera
1 2 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.49%) Office 365
3 2 (0.99%) SaaS
3 2 (0.99%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (39.60%) LAN
2 75 (37.13%) Wireless
3 66 (32.67%) WAN
4 65 (32.18%) Firewall
5 38 (18.81%) Ethernet
6 36 (17.82%) Wi-Fi
7 32 (15.84%) VoIP
8 31 (15.35%) VPN
9 29 (14.36%) SNMP
9 29 (14.36%) TCP/IP
10 27 (13.37%) Internet
11 25 (12.38%) MPLS
12 24 (11.88%) DSL
13 19 (9.41%) Gigabit Ethernet
14 18 (8.91%) DNS
14 18 (8.91%) DHCP
15 15 (7.43%) OSPF
15 15 (7.43%) VLAN
16 13 (6.44%) SAN
17 11 (5.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (18.81%) Finance
2 32 (15.84%) Telecoms
3 16 (7.92%) Marketing
4 14 (6.93%) Retail
5 8 (3.96%) Electronics
6 4 (1.98%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.49%) Legal
7 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.99%) Publishing
8 2 (0.99%) Banking
9 1 (0.50%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Automotive
9 1 (0.50%) French Language
9 1 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (20.30%) Network Engineer
2 24 (11.88%) Project Manager
3 21 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (8.91%) Support Engineer
5 14 (6.93%) Data Centre Engineer
5 14 (6.93%) Analyst
5 14 (6.93%) Consultant
6 13 (6.44%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (6.44%) Support Analyst
7 12 (5.94%) Field Engineer
7 12 (5.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (4.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) Designer
10 7 (3.47%) Desktop Support
11 6 (2.97%) Technical Support
11 6 (2.97%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (2.97%) Installations Engineer
12 5 (2.48%) Network Support
12 5 (2.48%) Firewall Engineer
12 5 (2.48%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.49%) WAP
2 2 (0.99%) OLE
3 1 (0.50%) XMPP
3 1 (0.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (23.76%) Data Centre
2 23 (11.39%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (8.42%) CCTV
4 15 (7.43%) EPoS
4 15 (7.43%) Blackberry
5 8 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.48%) e-Health
6 5 (2.48%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.98%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.99%) Handset
8 2 (0.99%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.50%) PDA
9 1 (0.50%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) DTV
9 1 (0.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (29.21%) Windows
2 20 (9.90%) Linux
3 15 (7.43%) Windows 7
4 11 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.95%) Windows XP
6 9 (4.46%) UNIX
6 9 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.46%) Windows 8
7 8 (3.96%) Mac OS X
8 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.98%) Android
10 3 (1.49%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.99%) CentOS
11 2 (0.99%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.35%) ITIL
1 31 (15.35%) Project Management
2 28 (13.86%) PRINCE2
3 22 (10.89%) Service Delivery
4 16 (7.92%) Mentoring
5 15 (7.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (6.44%) Change Control
6 13 (6.44%) Capacity Planning
7 12 (5.94%) Portfolio Management
7 12 (5.94%) Performance Management
7 12 (5.94%) Risk Management
8 9 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (2.97%) Asset Management
10 5 (2.48%) Incident Management
10 5 (2.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (2.48%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (2.48%) Product Marketing
10 5 (2.48%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (2.48%) Network Management
11 4 (1.98%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.97%) R
2 5 (2.48%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.98%) SQL
4 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.99%) Perl
5 1 (0.50%) VBScript
5 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (29.21%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (17.82%) CCNP
3 23 (11.39%) CCNA
4 20 (9.90%) CCSA
5 19 (9.41%) HP APS
5 19 (9.41%) SC Cleared
5 19 (9.41%) Security Cleared
6 16 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.46%) MCSE
8 8 (3.96%) Degree
9 5 (2.48%) Dell Certification
9 5 (2.48%) A+ Certification
9 5 (2.48%) SAP Certification
9 5 (2.48%) HP ASE
9 5 (2.48%) BICSI RCDD
10 4 (1.98%) HNC
10 4 (1.98%) MCDST
10 4 (1.98%) MCTS
11 3 (1.49%) MCSA
11 3 (1.49%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.40%) SLA
2 12 (5.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (5.45%) ISO 9001
4 9 (4.46%) QA
5 6 (2.97%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.99%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (18.32%) Active Directory
2 19 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.95%) XenApp
4 6 (2.97%) vSphere
5 5 (2.48%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.48%) Firmware
6 4 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.98%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.98%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.98%) Samba
7 3 (1.49%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.50%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.50%) XenServer
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (10.40%) Cisco Prime
2 19 (9.41%) OpenView
3 13 (6.44%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (2.48%) Nagios
4 5 (2.48%) SCCM
4 5 (2.48%) CA Spectrum
5 4 (1.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.98%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 87 (43.07%) Cisco
2 50 (24.75%) Microsoft
3 39 (19.31%) HP
4 34 (16.83%) Juniper
5 30 (14.85%) CheckPoint
6 23 (11.39%) VMware
7 22 (10.89%) Remedy
8 20 (9.90%) Avaya
8 20 (9.90%) Nokia
9 19 (9.41%) 3Com
10 15 (7.43%) Citrix
11 11 (5.45%) BMC
11 11 (5.45%) Polycom
12 10 (4.95%) SAP
13 8 (3.96%) Apple
13 8 (3.96%) Dell
14 7 (3.47%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.97%) ProCurve
15 6 (2.97%) Mitel
16 5 (2.48%) Google
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