Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 602 612 545
Rank change year-on-year +10 -67 +51
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 564 643 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.39% 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 2.54% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 437 480 657
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -7.61%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,225 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,875 £67,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 21,419 25,277 27,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.25% 15.32% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16,847 20,598 22,704
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,350 £73,750 £73,750
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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019. 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 -29 163 £50,000 - 35
South East +15 148 £44,000 -20.00% 38
East of England +115 105 £33,450 -33.10% 38
North of England +5 68 £42,500 - 34
Midlands +29 59 £50,000 +20.48% 18
North West -47 37 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Yorkshire +47 31 £50,000 +14.29% 12
East Midlands +51 30 £46,736 +12.62% 8
West Midlands +22 29 £55,000 +10.00% 10
South West -7 28 £50,000 - 25
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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.

1 289 (51.24%) Cisco
2 220 (39.01%) MPLS
3 200 (35.46%) WAN
4 198 (35.11%) Firewall
5 173 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
6 168 (29.79%) OSPF
7 167 (29.61%) TCP/IP
8 164 (29.08%) LAN
9 148 (26.24%) BGP
10 130 (23.05%) Problem-Solving
11 122 (21.63%) Telecoms
12 117 (20.74%) CCNA
13 115 (20.39%) CheckPoint
14 110 (19.50%) CCNP
15 109 (19.33%) Wi-Fi
16 107 (18.97%) Network Security
17 104 (18.44%) Network Management
18 98 (17.38%) Data Centre
19 94 (16.67%) VPN
20 88 (15.60%) Juniper
21 84 (14.89%) Wireless
22 82 (14.54%) VoIP
23 73 (12.94%) Degree
24 70 (12.41%) Self-Motivation
25 69 (12.23%) Windows
26 68 (12.06%) ITIL
27 67 (11.88%) Change Management
28 65 (11.52%) Microsoft
29 64 (11.35%) Retail
30 62 (10.99%) Linux

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 15 (2.66%) CMS
2 10 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (1.77%) IIS
3 8 (1.42%) IBM Notes
3 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.06%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.53%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.35%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.35%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
8 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (4.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 21 (3.72%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.89%) Simulink
7 4 (0.71%) Revit
8 2 (0.35%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.18%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.30%) Office 365
4 4 (0.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.18%) G Suite
5 1 (0.18%) GitHub
5 1 (0.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 220 (39.01%) MPLS
2 200 (35.46%) WAN
3 198 (35.11%) Firewall
4 168 (29.79%) OSPF
5 167 (29.61%) TCP/IP
6 164 (29.08%) LAN
7 148 (26.24%) BGP
8 109 (19.33%) Wi-Fi
9 107 (18.97%) Network Security
10 94 (16.67%) VPN
11 84 (14.89%) Wireless
12 82 (14.54%) VoIP
13 57 (10.11%) IPsec
14 56 (9.93%) Cisco ASA
15 53 (9.40%) Internet
16 51 (9.04%) Wireshark
17 50 (8.87%) Broadband
18 47 (8.33%) SNMP
19 40 (7.09%) DNS
19 40 (7.09%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.95%) NoSQL
3 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.06%) Big Data
5 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.35%) GIS
7 2 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.18%) HBase
8 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.06%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.71%) Ant
4 3 (0.53%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.53%) Maven
5 2 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.35%) Hudson
5 2 (0.35%) Subversion
6 1 (0.18%) JIRA
6 1 (0.18%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.18%) Polyspace
6 1 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.18%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.18%) VectorCAST
General
1 122 (21.63%) Telecoms
2 64 (11.35%) Retail
3 46 (8.16%) Finance
4 39 (6.91%) Electronics
5 29 (5.14%) Marketing
6 22 (3.90%) Banking
7 20 (3.55%) Manufacturing
8 17 (3.01%) French Language
9 15 (2.66%) Advertising
10 13 (2.30%) Automotive
11 11 (1.95%) German Language
12 10 (1.77%) Italian Language
13 9 (1.60%) Spanish Language
14 8 (1.42%) Back Office
15 3 (0.53%) Billing
15 3 (0.53%) Local Government
16 2 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 140 (24.82%) Network Engineer
2 80 (14.18%) Analyst
3 63 (11.17%) Network Analyst
4 36 (6.38%) Network Security Analyst
4 36 (6.38%) Security Analyst
5 34 (6.03%) Software Engineer
6 29 (5.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 25 (4.43%) Architect
7 25 (4.43%) Embedded Engineer
8 24 (4.26%) Network Manager
9 22 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
10 21 (3.72%) Product Manager
11 20 (3.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 20 (3.55%) Security Engineer
12 19 (3.37%) Network Security Engineer
12 19 (3.37%) Operations Engineer
13 18 (3.19%) NOC Engineer
13 18 (3.19%) Sales Engineer
14 17 (3.01%) Network Operations Engineer
15 15 (2.66%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.19%) Node.js
2 17 (3.01%) 802.1X
3 12 (2.13%) .NET
3 12 (2.13%) WebSockets
4 11 (1.95%) REST
5 10 (1.77%) HTML
5 10 (1.77%) J2EE
6 8 (1.42%) Elastic Stack
6 8 (1.42%) jQuery
6 8 (1.42%) Yocto
7 7 (1.24%) Web Services
8 6 (1.06%) .NET Core
8 6 (1.06%) OpenEmbedded
9 5 (0.89%) Flash
10 3 (0.53%) CSS
10 3 (0.53%) Middleware
11 2 (0.35%) Google Maps API
11 2 (0.35%) LESS
11 2 (0.35%) Sass
11 2 (0.35%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 98 (17.38%) Data Centre
2 70 (12.41%) Self-Motivation
3 47 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 20 (3.55%) Embedded Systems
5 20 (3.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 20 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.01%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 14 (2.48%) PKI
7 14 (2.48%) VHDL
8 13 (2.30%) IPTV
9 12 (2.13%) Driving Licence
10 10 (1.77%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (1.60%) Verilog
12 8 (1.42%) Device Driver
13 7 (1.24%) IVR
14 6 (1.06%) CPLD
14 6 (1.06%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.23%) Windows
2 62 (10.99%) Linux
3 19 (3.37%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.19%) Windows 7
5 16 (2.84%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.77%) Apple iOS
8 10 (1.77%) FreeRTOS
9 8 (1.42%) Unix
10 7 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.24%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.53%) Android
11 3 (0.53%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.35%) VxWorks
12 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) Debian
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE
13 1 (0.18%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (23.05%) Problem-Solving
2 104 (18.44%) Network Management
3 68 (12.06%) ITIL
4 67 (11.88%) Change Management
5 58 (10.28%) Kalman Filter
6 52 (9.22%) Web Filtering
7 51 (9.04%) Change Control
8 49 (8.69%) Software Engineering
8 49 (8.69%) Time Management
9 46 (8.16%) Project Management
10 40 (7.09%) Information Security
11 38 (6.74%) Network Design
12 34 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (5.85%) Validation
14 32 (5.67%) Load Balancing
15 24 (4.26%) Presales
16 23 (4.08%) Problem Management
17 22 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
17 22 (3.90%) Low Latency
17 22 (3.90%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 62 (10.99%) C
2 42 (7.45%) C++
3 37 (6.56%) SQL
4 27 (4.79%) Perl
5 24 (4.26%) Python
6 23 (4.08%) Java
7 17 (3.01%) C#
7 17 (3.01%) Embedded C
8 11 (1.95%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.60%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.06%) Embedded C++
11 5 (0.89%) Assembly Language
12 4 (0.71%) VB
13 3 (0.53%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.53%) Java 8
13 3 (0.53%) PHP
14 2 (0.35%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.18%) Lisp
15 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 173 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 117 (20.74%) CCNA
3 110 (19.50%) CCNP
4 73 (12.94%) Degree
5 42 (7.45%) CCSA
6 34 (6.03%) CCIE
7 28 (4.96%) Security Cleared
8 27 (4.79%) CCIP
9 25 (4.43%) SC Cleared
10 18 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (2.84%) A+ Certification
11 16 (2.84%) MCSA
12 14 (2.48%) ACDT
12 14 (2.48%) ACHDS
12 14 (2.48%) ACTC
12 14 (2.48%) JNCIA
12 14 (2.48%) MCDST
12 14 (2.48%) MCP
12 14 (2.48%) MCSE
12 14 (2.48%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.74%) SLA
2 9 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.06%) QA
4 5 (0.89%) MISRA
5 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.53%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.18%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 32 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.61%) Firmware
4 15 (2.66%) vSphere
5 10 (1.77%) Docker
6 8 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (1.24%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.24%) VMware NSX
7 7 (1.24%) XenApp
8 6 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.35%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.18%) NFS
10 1 (0.18%) UAG
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (7.27%) Stealthwatch
2 32 (5.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 16 (2.84%) Nagios
4 13 (2.30%) Ansible
4 13 (2.30%) Cisco Prime
5 12 (2.13%) Nessus
5 12 (2.13%) SCCM
6 11 (1.95%) Observium
7 9 (1.60%) Puppet
8 7 (1.24%) Cacti
8 7 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.24%) XenMobile
9 5 (0.89%) Backup Exec
9 5 (0.89%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.89%) RANCID
10 3 (0.53%) OpenNMS
10 3 (0.53%) QRadar
10 3 (0.53%) Rundeck
10 3 (0.53%) SCOM
11 2 (0.35%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 289 (51.24%) Cisco
2 115 (20.39%) CheckPoint
3 88 (15.60%) Juniper
4 65 (11.52%) Microsoft
5 56 (9.93%) Riverbed
6 52 (9.22%) Palo Alto
6 52 (9.22%) SolarWinds
7 49 (8.69%) Nokia
7 49 (8.69%) VMware
8 48 (8.51%) Avaya
9 36 (6.38%) Symantec
10 25 (4.43%) Fortinet
11 20 (3.55%) Nortel
12 19 (3.37%) Citrix
13 18 (3.19%) Brocade
14 17 (3.01%) F5
15 16 (2.84%) Extreme Networks
16 15 (2.66%) Meraki
16 15 (2.66%) Splunk
17 14 (2.48%) Ciena