Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethernet over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 136 159
Rank change year-on-year +25 +23 +31
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 61 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.02% 0.53% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.82% 3.28% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 50 8 13
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.53% +12.86% -34.88%
10th Percentile £20,500 £30,000 £26,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £52,625 £54,350
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +7.69%

Ethernet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 516 366 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.07% 16.25% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 377 283 431
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £20,750 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,824 £68,750
North West median annual salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% -

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Cheshire

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in Cheshire

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in Cheshire

Ethernet
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 22 £35,000 -
Knutsford - 9 £60,000 -
Chester -7 2 £52,500 +75.00%
Crewe - 2 £40,000 -
Ethernet
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
2 27 (44.26%) Degree
3 26 (42.62%) Cisco
3 26 (42.62%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (42.62%) Firewall
4 24 (39.34%) VPN
4 24 (39.34%) WAN
5 23 (37.70%) CCNP
5 23 (37.70%) Wireless
5 23 (37.70%) Finance
5 23 (37.70%) OSPF
5 23 (37.70%) BGP
5 23 (37.70%) Load Balancing
5 23 (37.70%) F5
6 22 (36.07%) EIGRP
7 21 (34.43%) ITIL
8 19 (31.15%) AIX
8 19 (31.15%) Solaris
8 19 (31.15%) Linux
8 19 (31.15%) Unix
8 19 (31.15%) SSH
9 18 (29.51%) IP Telephony
9 18 (29.51%) Cisco IOS
9 18 (29.51%) Windows
10 17 (27.87%) Clustering
10 17 (27.87%) IPsec
10 17 (27.87%) DHCP
10 17 (27.87%) DNS
10 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
11 16 (26.23%) MPLS

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (6.56%) WinCC
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (47.54%) TCP/IP
2 26 (42.62%) Firewall
3 24 (39.34%) VPN
3 24 (39.34%) WAN
4 23 (37.70%) BGP
4 23 (37.70%) OSPF
4 23 (37.70%) Wireless
5 22 (36.07%) EIGRP
6 19 (31.15%) SSH
7 18 (29.51%) Cisco IOS
7 18 (29.51%) IP Telephony
8 17 (27.87%) DHCP
8 17 (27.87%) DNS
8 17 (27.87%) IPsec
9 16 (26.23%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (26.23%) Cisco PIX
9 16 (26.23%) MPLS
9 16 (26.23%) SSL
9 16 (26.23%) Wireshark
9 16 (26.23%) xDSL
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.84%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.28%) Electronics
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Network Engineer
2 15 (24.59%) Administrator
3 14 (22.95%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (11.48%) Commissioning Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Field Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.56%) PLC Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) PLC Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Service Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Team Leader
6 4 (6.56%) Unix Team Leader
7 3 (4.92%) Network Specialist
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Network Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Clustering
2 9 (14.75%) Driving Licence
3 7 (11.48%) Data Centre
3 7 (11.48%) SCADA
4 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.20%) Life Science
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) AIX
1 19 (31.15%) Linux
1 19 (31.15%) Solaris
1 19 (31.15%) Unix
2 18 (29.51%) Windows
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Load Balancing
2 21 (34.43%) ITIL
3 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
4 11 (18.03%) Kalman Filter
4 11 (18.03%) Service Management
5 10 (16.39%) ITIL V3
5 10 (16.39%) ITSM
5 10 (16.39%) Resource Allocation
6 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
8 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
8 5 (8.20%) Network Management
9 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.56%) Test Management
10 3 (4.92%) Wealth Management
11 2 (3.28%) Change Management
11 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) Python
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Degree
2 26 (42.62%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (37.70%) CCNP
4 9 (14.75%) CCIE
5 4 (6.56%) HNC
6 3 (4.92%) CCDE
6 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 1 (1.64%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PMO
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Cisco
2 23 (37.70%) F5
3 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
4 16 (26.23%) Riverbed
5 11 (18.03%) Siemens
6 10 (16.39%) Veritas
7 7 (11.48%) Rockwell
8 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
8 2 (3.28%) Juniper
8 2 (3.28%) Mentor Graphics