Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 573 560 614
Rank change year-on-year -13 +54 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 692 783 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.94% 2.93% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 512 672 652
England median annual salary £46,500 £46,250 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.54% +1.65% +10.30%
10th Percentile £27,550 £30,000 £29,775
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +9.09%

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 23,528 26,680 30,853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.06% 16.02% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18,797 21,775 25,734
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in England

Ethernet
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in England

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in England over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in England

Ethernet
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the England region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
London +28 199 £55,000 - 38
South East -28 143 £50,000 - 26
North of England -57 122 £37,500 -11.76% 42
East of England +80 108 £46,500 +3.33% 24
North West -19 106 £35,000 -12.50% 32
Midlands +20 71 £47,500 - 19
South West +25 67 £45,000 +16.13% 15
East Midlands +29 42 £47,500 +5.56% 9
West Midlands +2 29 £55,000 +15.79% 10
Yorkshire -63 11 £42,500 -5.56% 10
North East -14 5 £42,500 -
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 332 (47.98%) Cisco
2 239 (34.54%) WAN
3 233 (33.67%) MPLS
4 225 (32.51%) LAN
5 218 (31.50%) TCP/IP
6 216 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
6 216 (31.21%) Firewall
7 174 (25.14%) OSPF
7 174 (25.14%) VPN
8 168 (24.28%) Problem-Solving
9 163 (23.55%) BGP
10 149 (21.53%) CCNP
11 148 (21.39%) Telecoms
12 135 (19.51%) Wireless
13 132 (19.08%) C
13 132 (19.08%) Network Security
14 131 (18.93%) Wi-Fi
15 130 (18.79%) Data Centre
16 124 (17.92%) Windows
17 116 (16.76%) Finance
18 114 (16.47%) ITIL
18 114 (16.47%) VoIP
19 111 (16.04%) Microsoft
20 109 (15.75%) CheckPoint
20 109 (15.75%) Degree
21 108 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
22 106 (15.32%) CCNA
22 106 (15.32%) Juniper
23 103 (14.88%) Linux
23 103 (14.88%) Validation

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 20 (2.89%) CMS
2 18 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.02%) IIS
4 12 (1.73%) IBM Notes
5 9 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.30%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.58%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.14%) Apache
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.14%) JBoss
7 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.14%) Smallworld
Applications
1 31 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.88%) MS Visio
4 11 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.58%) Simulink
8 3 (0.43%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.14%) Revit
Business Applications
1 8 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.77%) Office 365
2 32 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (4.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.45%) SaaS
5 2 (0.29%) Slack
6 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 239 (34.54%) WAN
2 233 (33.67%) MPLS
3 225 (32.51%) LAN
4 218 (31.50%) TCP/IP
5 216 (31.21%) Firewall
6 174 (25.14%) OSPF
6 174 (25.14%) VPN
7 163 (23.55%) BGP
8 135 (19.51%) Wireless
9 132 (19.08%) Network Security
10 131 (18.93%) Wi-Fi
11 114 (16.47%) VoIP
12 83 (11.99%) DNS
13 82 (11.85%) IPsec
14 79 (11.42%) Internet
15 74 (10.69%) Cisco ASA
16 69 (9.97%) SNMP
17 68 (9.83%) DHCP
18 63 (9.10%) SSL
19 61 (8.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.17%) Big Data
3 4 (0.58%) MySQL
4 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.14%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.14%) GIS
5 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.14%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 24 (3.47%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.46%) Subversion
3 13 (1.88%) JIRA
4 6 (0.87%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.72%) Xcode
6 4 (0.58%) Ant
6 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.43%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.43%) CANoe
7 3 (0.43%) CMake
7 3 (0.43%) CppUnit
7 3 (0.43%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.43%) GDB
7 3 (0.43%) Hudson
7 3 (0.43%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.14%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 148 (21.39%) Telecoms
2 116 (16.76%) Finance
3 63 (9.10%) Retail
4 49 (7.08%) Electronics
5 28 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.76%) Advertising
6 26 (3.76%) Banking
7 24 (3.47%) Marketing
8 23 (3.32%) Automotive
9 22 (3.18%) Multimedia
10 17 (2.46%) French Language
11 16 (2.31%) Financial Institution
12 15 (2.17%) Aerospace
13 14 (2.02%) German Language
13 14 (2.02%) Investment Banking
13 14 (2.02%) Italian Language
14 13 (1.88%) Back Office
14 13 (1.88%) Local Government
15 12 (1.73%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 124 (17.92%) Network Engineer
2 57 (8.24%) Software Engineer
3 50 (7.23%) Team Leader
4 46 (6.65%) Analyst
5 40 (5.78%) Architect
6 39 (5.64%) Embedded Engineer
7 36 (5.20%) Senior Network Engineer
8 32 (4.62%) Network Analyst
9 30 (4.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 26 (3.76%) Hardware Engineer
11 23 (3.32%) Developer
11 23 (3.32%) Security Engineer
11 23 (3.32%) Solutions Architect
12 22 (3.18%) Cisco Engineer
12 22 (3.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 21 (3.03%) Network Manager
14 19 (2.75%) Support Engineer
14 19 (2.75%) Telecoms Manager
15 18 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
16 17 (2.46%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.94%) 802.1X
2 14 (2.02%) WinForms
2 14 (2.02%) WPF
3 13 (1.88%) .NET
4 10 (1.45%) XMPP
5 9 (1.30%) Middleware
6 8 (1.16%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.16%) LDAP
7 6 (0.87%) JSON
8 5 (0.72%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.72%) HTML
8 5 (0.72%) Qt
8 5 (0.72%) XML
9 4 (0.58%) MFC
9 4 (0.58%) OpenGL
9 4 (0.58%) Universal Windows Platform
10 3 (0.43%) CSS
10 3 (0.43%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.43%) XSLT
11 1 (0.14%) VML
Miscellaneous
1 130 (18.79%) Data Centre
2 108 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
4 57 (8.24%) Computer Science
5 52 (7.51%) Management Information System
6 42 (6.07%) Embedded Systems
7 32 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
8 28 (4.05%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 24 (3.47%) Cyberthreat
9 24 (3.47%) Driving Licence
10 21 (3.03%) VHDL
11 20 (2.89%) Client/Server
12 19 (2.75%) CAN bus
13 17 (2.46%) IPTV
14 15 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
15 14 (2.02%) Blackberry
15 14 (2.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 14 (2.02%) Verilog
16 13 (1.88%) Device Driver
16 13 (1.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 124 (17.92%) Windows
2 103 (14.88%) Linux
3 39 (5.64%) Windows Server
4 31 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 20 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (2.60%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.59%) Android
9 11 (1.59%) FreeRTOS
9 11 (1.59%) SafeRTOS
10 9 (1.30%) Unix
11 7 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.72%) SUSE
13 4 (0.58%) CentOS
13 4 (0.58%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.43%) MVS
14 3 (0.43%) Nucleus RTOS
14 3 (0.43%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (24.28%) Problem-Solving
2 114 (16.47%) ITIL
3 103 (14.88%) Validation
4 94 (13.58%) Software Engineering
5 82 (11.85%) Network Management
6 71 (10.26%) Project Management
7 47 (6.79%) Change Management
8 43 (6.21%) Change Control
8 43 (6.21%) Network Design
8 43 (6.21%) Time Management
9 42 (6.07%) Presales
10 39 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
12 37 (5.35%) Kalman Filter
13 36 (5.20%) Service Delivery
14 35 (5.06%) Load Balancing
15 34 (4.91%) Information Security
16 32 (4.62%) Low Latency
17 30 (4.34%) Configuration Management
17 30 (4.34%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 132 (19.08%) C
2 67 (9.68%) C++
3 40 (5.78%) Embedded C
3 40 (5.78%) Python
4 28 (4.05%) Perl
4 28 (4.05%) SQL
5 24 (3.47%) Java
6 20 (2.89%) C#
7 14 (2.02%) Embedded C++
8 12 (1.73%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.59%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.30%) Assembly Language
11 6 (0.87%) MATLAB
11 6 (0.87%) XAML
12 5 (0.72%) Java 8
13 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.58%) Delphi
13 4 (0.58%) Pascal
13 4 (0.58%) PHP
14 2 (0.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 216 (31.21%) Cisco Certification
2 149 (21.53%) CCNP
3 109 (15.75%) Degree
4 106 (15.32%) CCNA
5 65 (9.39%) CCIE
6 37 (5.35%) Security Cleared
7 33 (4.77%) JNCIP
8 27 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (3.47%) MCSE
10 23 (3.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 23 (3.32%) MCP
10 23 (3.32%) MCSA
10 23 (3.32%) Network+ Certification
11 22 (3.18%) CCDP
11 22 (3.18%) SC Cleared
12 21 (3.03%) A+ Certification
13 20 (2.89%) ACDT
13 20 (2.89%) ACHDS
13 20 (2.89%) ACTC
13 20 (2.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (13.29%) SLA
2 19 (2.75%) IEC 61508
3 15 (2.17%) QA
4 10 (1.45%) ISO 15765
5 7 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.87%) MISRA
7 5 (0.72%) ISO 26262
8 4 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.43%) GDPR
9 3 (0.43%) JTAG
10 2 (0.29%) IEC 62304
11 1 (0.14%) COBIT
11 1 (0.14%) DO-160
11 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.14%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 61 (8.82%) Firmware
2 52 (7.51%) Active Directory
3 30 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.88%) Virtual Servers
5 12 (1.73%) VMware NSX
6 11 (1.59%) vSphere
7 10 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.16%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.58%) NFS
10 3 (0.43%) KVM
10 3 (0.43%) QEMU
10 3 (0.43%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.43%) XenApp
11 2 (0.29%) Lustre
12 1 (0.14%) Docker
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 30 (4.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 15 (2.17%) Stealthwatch
3 12 (1.73%) Cacti
4 11 (1.59%) QRadar
5 10 (1.45%) SCCM
6 9 (1.30%) FortiGate
7 6 (0.87%) Nagios
7 6 (0.87%) WSUS
8 4 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.43%) SCOM
10 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.29%) Nessus
10 2 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.29%) RANCID
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.14%) Iperf
11 1 (0.14%) OpenNMS
11 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 332 (47.98%) Cisco
2 111 (16.04%) Microsoft
3 109 (15.75%) CheckPoint
4 106 (15.32%) Juniper
5 81 (11.71%) Avaya
6 75 (10.84%) Riverbed
7 54 (7.80%) VMware
8 48 (6.94%) Palo Alto
8 48 (6.94%) SolarWinds
9 44 (6.36%) Nortel
10 43 (6.21%) Citrix
11 39 (5.64%) F5
12 37 (5.35%) Fortinet
13 32 (4.62%) McAfee
14 25 (3.61%) HP
15 24 (3.47%) IBM
15 24 (3.47%) Nokia
16 21 (3.03%) Remedy
17 20 (2.89%) Apple
17 20 (2.89%) Oracle