The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 93 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 8 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 1.45% 0.088%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.88% 7.94% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +46.55%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Ethernet
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
278 252 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.57% 18.23% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 248 230 266
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Wales region.

Ethernet Salary Trend in Wales

Ethernet
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
North Wales -2 7 £40,000 -23.80%
South Wales 0 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Ethernet
UK

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Ethernet 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 Ethernet.

1 14 (73.68%) Electronics
2 11 (57.89%) C
3 8 (42.11%) Embedded C
3 8 (42.11%) Firmware
3 8 (42.11%) Device Driver
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Avionics
4 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
5 4 (21.05%) VB6
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya
5 4 (21.05%) CCNP
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) VB
5 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) LAN
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
6 3 (15.79%) Robotics
6 3 (15.79%) Meraki
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) CCNA
7 2 (10.53%) MPLS
8 1 (5.26%) DSL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Ethernet 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 Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 1 (5.26%) DSL
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
General
1 14 (73.68%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Aerospace
2 5 (26.32%) Avionics
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Support
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Device Driver
2 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Robotics
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
2 8 (42.11%) Embedded C
3 4 (21.05%) VB6
3 4 (21.05%) VB
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) CCNP
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) CCENT
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Avaya
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Riverbed
2 3 (15.79%) Meraki
3 1 (5.26%) Intel
3 1 (5.26%) BT
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat