Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 589 551 618
Rank change year-on-year -38 +67 -16
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 666 823 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.41% 0.49% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 3.08% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 475 738 688
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +13.37%
10th Percentile £27,000 £30,000 £31,063
90th Percentile £71,500 £63,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.11% -5.26% +18.75%

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 24,699 26,743 32,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.27% 16.00% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19,670 21,805 27,175
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -84 186 £52,500 - 27
South East -33 146 £50,000 +5.26% 33
North of England -86 118 £42,500 +6.25% 28
North West -20 99 £39,000 -2.50% 15
East of England +71 85 £50,000 - 21
South West +27 80 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Midlands +17 66 £41,500 -7.78% 19
West Midlands +17 38 £38,750 -18.42% 9
East Midlands +13 26 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Yorkshire -67 14 £42,500 - 11
North East -15 5 £42,500 - 2
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 320 (48.05%) Cisco
2 224 (33.63%) MPLS
3 218 (32.73%) TCP/IP
4 208 (31.23%) WAN
5 206 (30.93%) Cisco Certification
6 204 (30.63%) Firewall
7 201 (30.18%) LAN
8 175 (26.28%) OSPF
8 175 (26.28%) BGP
9 170 (25.53%) VPN
10 150 (22.52%) Telecoms
11 144 (21.62%) CCNP
12 138 (20.72%) C
12 138 (20.72%) Wireless
13 133 (19.97%) Problem-Solving
14 132 (19.82%) Data Centre
15 128 (19.22%) Juniper
16 123 (18.47%) Wi-Fi
17 117 (17.57%) Degree
18 114 (17.12%) ITIL
19 113 (16.97%) Network Security
20 110 (16.52%) Linux
20 110 (16.52%) VoIP
21 109 (16.37%) Windows
22 106 (15.92%) DNS
23 99 (14.86%) Finance
24 98 (14.71%) Software Engineering
25 97 (14.56%) CCNA
26 94 (14.11%) Microsoft
26 94 (14.11%) Analytical Skills

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 19 (2.85%) IIS
2 15 (2.25%) MS Exchange
3 12 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.20%) CMS
5 7 (1.05%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.90%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.60%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.30%) Apache
9 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.30%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.15%) JBoss
10 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.90%) Simulink
6 4 (0.60%) OrCAD
7 3 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.15%) Office 365
4 15 (2.25%) SaaS
5 9 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Serverless
7 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.15%) IaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 224 (33.63%) MPLS
2 218 (32.73%) TCP/IP
3 208 (31.23%) WAN
4 204 (30.63%) Firewall
5 201 (30.18%) LAN
6 175 (26.28%) BGP
6 175 (26.28%) OSPF
7 170 (25.53%) VPN
8 138 (20.72%) Wireless
9 123 (18.47%) Wi-Fi
10 113 (16.97%) Network Security
11 110 (16.52%) VoIP
12 106 (15.92%) DNS
13 93 (13.96%) Cisco ASA
14 88 (13.21%) SNMP
15 87 (13.06%) VLAN
16 86 (12.91%) DHCP
17 84 (12.61%) IPsec
18 82 (12.31%) Cisco Nexus
19 67 (10.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.70%) Big Data
3 4 (0.60%) MySQL
4 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.30%) GIS
5 2 (0.30%) QGIS
6 1 (0.15%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.00%) Subversion
3 15 (2.25%) JIRA
4 11 (1.65%) CANoe
5 10 (1.50%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.90%) LabVIEW
7 5 (0.75%) Ant
7 5 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (0.75%) Xcode
8 4 (0.60%) GDB
8 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.45%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.45%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.45%) CMake
9 3 (0.45%) CppUnit
9 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.45%) Hudson
10 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (0.30%) Selenium
10 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 150 (22.52%) Telecoms
2 99 (14.86%) Finance
3 63 (9.46%) Electronics
4 43 (6.46%) Retail
5 27 (4.05%) Automotive
6 26 (3.90%) Banking
6 26 (3.90%) Multimedia
7 23 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 22 (3.30%) Advertising
9 21 (3.15%) Financial Institution
9 21 (3.15%) Marketing
10 20 (3.00%) Aerospace
11 19 (2.85%) Investment Banking
12 10 (1.50%) French Language
13 9 (1.35%) Back Office
14 8 (1.20%) German Language
14 8 (1.20%) Italian Language
15 7 (1.05%) Games
15 7 (1.05%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 135 (20.27%) Network Engineer
2 66 (9.91%) Software Engineer
3 48 (7.21%) Team Leader
4 46 (6.91%) Architect
5 44 (6.61%) Embedded Engineer
6 40 (6.01%) Senior Network Engineer
7 35 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 27 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
9 26 (3.90%) Test Engineer
10 25 (3.75%) Cisco Engineer
11 24 (3.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 20 (3.00%) Developer
13 19 (2.85%) Analyst
13 19 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (2.85%) Product Manager
13 19 (2.85%) Security Engineer
14 18 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
14 18 (2.70%) Network Team Leader
15 16 (2.40%) Development Engineer
15 16 (2.40%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (8.41%) 802.1X
2 16 (2.40%) .NET
3 13 (1.95%) WinForms
3 13 (1.95%) WPF
4 10 (1.50%) XMPP
5 9 (1.35%) LDAP
5 9 (1.35%) Middleware
6 8 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 8 (1.20%) JSON
7 7 (1.05%) Qt
8 5 (0.75%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.75%) XML
9 4 (0.60%) HTML
9 4 (0.60%) Web Services
10 3 (0.45%) RFC 2547
10 3 (0.45%) STL
10 3 (0.45%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.45%) XSLT
11 2 (0.30%) RESTful
11 2 (0.30%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 132 (19.82%) Data Centre
2 94 (14.11%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (8.26%) Computer Science
4 54 (8.11%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 33 (4.95%) Cyberthreat
6 33 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
7 26 (3.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 25 (3.75%) Driving Licence
9 20 (3.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 19 (2.85%) CAN bus
11 17 (2.55%) VHDL
12 16 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (1.95%) Device Driver
14 10 (1.50%) DataPower
14 10 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
14 10 (1.50%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 9 (1.35%) PKI
15 9 (1.35%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 110 (16.52%) Linux
2 109 (16.37%) Windows
3 37 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 29 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.55%) Android
7 17 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (2.10%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.65%) FreeRTOS
9 11 (1.65%) SafeRTOS
10 9 (1.35%) Unix
11 6 (0.90%) CentOS
12 5 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (0.75%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.60%) Solaris
13 4 (0.60%) VxWorks
14 3 (0.45%) Nucleus RTOS
14 3 (0.45%) SUSE
14 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (19.97%) Problem-Solving
2 114 (17.12%) ITIL
3 98 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 76 (11.41%) Validation
5 61 (9.16%) Project Management
6 60 (9.01%) Network Management
7 47 (7.06%) Load Balancing
8 44 (6.61%) Network Design
9 41 (6.16%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (6.01%) Network Monitoring
11 35 (5.26%) Service Delivery
12 33 (4.95%) Configuration Management
12 33 (4.95%) Presales
13 32 (4.80%) ITIL V3
14 31 (4.65%) Change Management
14 31 (4.65%) Decision-Making
14 31 (4.65%) Test Automation
15 30 (4.50%) Capacity Management
16 29 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
16 29 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 138 (20.72%) C
2 79 (11.86%) C++
3 58 (8.71%) Python
4 39 (5.86%) Embedded C
5 28 (4.20%) Perl
6 25 (3.75%) SQL
7 21 (3.15%) C#
8 20 (3.00%) Java
9 17 (2.55%) Embedded C++
10 14 (2.10%) Shell Script
11 13 (1.95%) Assembly Language
12 11 (1.65%) MATLAB
13 10 (1.50%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.90%) PHP
14 6 (0.90%) XAML
15 5 (0.75%) Delphi
15 5 (0.75%) Pascal
16 3 (0.45%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.45%) Tcl
17 2 (0.30%) Magik
Qualifications
1 206 (30.93%) Cisco Certification
2 144 (21.62%) CCNP
3 117 (17.57%) Degree
4 97 (14.56%) CCNA
5 69 (10.36%) CCIE
6 42 (6.31%) Security Cleared
7 36 (5.41%) JNCIP
8 26 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
8 26 (3.90%) SC Cleared
9 21 (3.15%) CCDP
10 18 (2.70%) CISSP
11 17 (2.55%) JNCIE
12 15 (2.25%) CCSE
12 15 (2.25%) DV Cleared
12 15 (2.25%) IISP
12 15 (2.25%) ISSAP
13 14 (2.10%) PMI Certification
14 12 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (1.65%) CCA
15 11 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (10.96%) SLA
2 23 (3.45%) IEC 61508
3 17 (2.55%) QA
4 10 (1.50%) ISO 15765
5 6 (0.90%) MISRA
6 5 (0.75%) DO-160
6 5 (0.75%) ISO 26262
7 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.45%) GDPR
8 3 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.45%) JTAG
9 2 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.30%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.15%) COBIT
10 1 (0.15%) DO-254
10 1 (0.15%) OASIS TOSCA
10 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (8.11%) Firmware
2 41 (6.16%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.95%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.80%) VMware NSX
6 6 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.90%) vSphere
7 5 (0.75%) KVM
7 5 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.60%) NFS
8 4 (0.60%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 3 (0.45%) QEMU
9 3 (0.45%) XenApp
10 2 (0.30%) Docker
10 2 (0.30%) Lustre
10 2 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.30%) Xen
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (2.25%) QRadar
2 14 (2.10%) SCCM
3 12 (1.80%) Cacti
4 9 (1.35%) Nagios
5 6 (0.90%) FortiGate
5 6 (0.90%) WSUS
6 3 (0.45%) SCOM
7 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.30%) Puppet
7 2 (0.30%) Stealthwatch
8 1 (0.15%) Ansible
8 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.15%) Grafana
8 1 (0.15%) Graphite
8 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.15%) RANCID
8 1 (0.15%) Salt
8 1 (0.15%) systemd
Vendors
1 320 (48.05%) Cisco
2 128 (19.22%) Juniper
3 94 (14.11%) Microsoft
4 87 (13.06%) CheckPoint
5 67 (10.06%) Avaya
6 58 (8.71%) Riverbed
7 55 (8.26%) VMware
8 44 (6.61%) F5
9 43 (6.46%) Citrix
10 38 (5.71%) Nortel
11 36 (5.41%) Palo Alto
12 31 (4.65%) Fortinet
12 31 (4.65%) HP
13 30 (4.50%) IBM
13 30 (4.50%) SolarWinds
14 26 (3.90%) Dell
15 23 (3.45%) EMC
16 20 (3.00%) McAfee
17 18 (2.70%) Forcepoint
17 18 (2.70%) Nokia