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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Cabling
Rank 849 902 850
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -52
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 61 64 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.35% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 96
Median salary £37,875 £35,509 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,970 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,500 £63,100
UK excluding London median salary £29,375 £30,000 £27,850
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +7.71%

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
16133 18186 20683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.94% 16.60% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13195 15112 16297
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Structured Cabling Salary Histogram in the UK

Structured Cabling
Top 27 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 28 September 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 +46 61 £37,875 +6.66% 5
London +67 34 £38,081 -4.79% 3
South West - 11 £28,750 - 1
South East +37 10 £32,500 -13.33%
Cornwall - 9 - - 1
Berkshire - 8 £40,000 -
Newquay - 7 - - 1
Mid Wales - 7 - - 1
Wales - 7 - - 1
New Quay - 7 - - 1
Ceredigion - 7 - - 1
Reading - 5 £45,000 -
Kent +9 2 £27,625 -8.32%
Manchester -5 2 £27,625 -7.91% 1
North West -8 2 £27,625 -7.91% 1
West Midlands -16 2 £27,625 -35.00%
Birmingham -32 2 £27,625 -35.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £28,750 -
Rochester - 2 £27,625 -
Slough - 2 £30,000 -
Hayes - 2 £30,000 -
City of London +46 1 £50,000 +86.21%
West Yorkshire +17 1 £40,000 +60.00%
East of England +15 1 £20,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire +13 1 £40,000 +110.52%
Maidenhead - 1 £30,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £20,000 -

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 61 (46.92%) LAN
2 51 (39.23%) WAN
3 50 (38.46%) Data Centre
4 49 (37.69%) Cisco
5 37 (28.46%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (25.38%) Telecoms
7 31 (23.85%) Project Management
8 29 (22.31%) Wireless
8 29 (22.31%) TCP/IP
8 29 (22.31%) ITIL
9 28 (21.54%) Windows
10 27 (20.77%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (20.00%) Firewall
11 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 25 (19.23%) VPN
13 24 (18.46%) CCNP
14 22 (16.92%) Network Design
14 22 (16.92%) Degree
14 22 (16.92%) Network Security
15 21 (16.15%) BGP
15 21 (16.15%) Windows Server
16 20 (15.38%) OSPF
17 19 (14.62%) CCNA
18 18 (13.85%) PRINCE2
19 16 (12.31%) Juniper
20 15 (11.54%) DNS
20 15 (11.54%) SLA
20 15 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
20 15 (11.54%) HSRP
21 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery

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 (2.31%) IIS
2 1 (0.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 10 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Primavera
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.38%) Office 365
2 5 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (46.92%) LAN
2 51 (39.23%) WAN
3 29 (22.31%) TCP/IP
3 29 (22.31%) Wireless
4 27 (20.77%) Wi-Fi
5 26 (20.00%) Firewall
6 25 (19.23%) VPN
7 22 (16.92%) Network Security
8 21 (16.15%) BGP
9 20 (15.38%) OSPF
10 15 (11.54%) DNS
10 15 (11.54%) HSRP
11 14 (10.77%) Internet
12 11 (8.46%) RIP
12 11 (8.46%) VRRP
13 10 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
13 10 (7.69%) Unified Communications
13 10 (7.69%) VoIP
14 9 (6.92%) DHCP
14 9 (6.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) MySQL
2 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.77%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.31%) Subversion
General
1 33 (25.38%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.15%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.54%) Electronics
3 2 (1.54%) Finance
4 1 (0.77%) Back Office
4 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (19.23%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.62%) Data Centre Engineer
3 14 (10.77%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.23%) Consultant
5 11 (8.46%) Technical Manager
5 11 (8.46%) Technical Project Manager
6 10 (7.69%) Junior
6 10 (7.69%) Junior Consultant
7 9 (6.92%) Head of Infrastructure
7 9 (6.92%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.38%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Service Desk Support
9 5 (3.85%) Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Communications Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Desktop Support
9 5 (3.85%) IT Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Remote Desktop Support
9 5 (3.85%) Senior Communications Engineer
10 4 (3.08%) Bid Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.62%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.31%) HTML
2 3 (2.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.92%) Driving Licence
3 9 (6.92%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (5.38%) iPhone
5 4 (3.08%) IVR
6 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.31%) Clustering
6 3 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.31%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.31%) IPTV
6 3 (2.31%) MPEG
6 3 (2.31%) Replication
6 3 (2.31%) Statistics
6 3 (2.31%) Streaming Video
6 3 (2.31%) User Experience
7 2 (1.54%) BYOD
8 1 (0.77%) Handset
8 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.54%) Windows
2 21 (16.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (7.69%) Linux
4 8 (6.15%) Windows 7
4 8 (6.15%) Windows 8
5 6 (4.62%) Android
6 5 (3.85%) Solaris
6 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.08%) CentOS
7 4 (3.08%) Unix
8 3 (2.31%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (23.85%) Project Management
2 29 (22.31%) ITIL
3 22 (16.92%) Network Design
4 18 (13.85%) PRINCE2
5 15 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (10.77%) Business Continuity
6 14 (10.77%) Change Control
6 14 (10.77%) Service Delivery
7 11 (8.46%) Business Development
7 11 (8.46%) CAD
7 11 (8.46%) Network Architecture
8 8 (6.15%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (6.15%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.38%) ITSM
9 7 (5.38%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (5.38%) Risk Management
9 7 (5.38%) Service Management
10 6 (4.62%) Coaching
10 6 (4.62%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.54%) C
2 2 (1.54%) Java
2 2 (1.54%) SQL
3 1 (0.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (28.46%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (18.46%) CCNP
3 22 (16.92%) Degree
4 19 (14.62%) CCNA
5 14 (10.77%) BICSI Certification
6 11 (8.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (6.92%) CCDP
8 3 (2.31%) CCIP
9 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.77%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.54%) SLA
2 14 (10.77%) QA
3 3 (2.31%) BS7799
4 2 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.54%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.31%) GlusterFS
3 3 (2.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.85%) FortiGate
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (2.31%) Nagios
4 3 (2.31%) Puppet
4 3 (2.31%) TrustSec
4 3 (2.31%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.54%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.54%) SCCM
5 2 (1.54%) WSUS
6 1 (0.77%) DameWare
6 1 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (37.69%) Cisco
2 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.31%) Juniper
4 13 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
4 13 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 13 (10.00%) VMware
5 10 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 8 (6.15%) Mitel
7 7 (5.38%) HP
7 7 (5.38%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.62%) Aerohive Networks
8 6 (4.62%) BT
8 6 (4.62%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.62%) Remedy
9 5 (3.85%) Aruba
10 4 (3.08%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.31%) Dell
11 3 (2.31%) Percona
11 3 (2.31%) Rackspace
11 3 (2.31%) Sun
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