Period
to 24 September 2021

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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 630 518 651
Rank change year-on-year -112 +133 -65
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 372 152 463
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 2.15% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 219 127 349
10th Percentile £28,700 £24,150 £28,700
25th Percentile £42,375 £34,375 £35,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +2.70%
75th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +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 14,148 7,082 20,662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.10% 15.68% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9,844 5,806 15,993
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,699 £25,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,938 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,284 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.37% +16.19% -5.26%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in England

Ethernet
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ethernet in England.

Salary trend for Ethernet in England

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ethernet in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

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 24 September 2021. 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
North of England -21 149 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Yorkshire -22 103 £55,000 - 8
London -203 85 £55,000 +15.79% 22
South East -114 71 £38,049 -17.73% 13
North West -61 42 £47,500 +97.92% 2
South West -78 34 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Midlands -100 16 £47,500 -5.00% 28
West Midlands -91 12 £42,500 -19.05% 17
East of England -91 12 £60,000 +11.63% 9
East Midlands -68 4 £50,000 - 11
North East - 4 £60,000 - 3
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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.

1 145 (38.98%) C
2 140 (37.63%) C++
3 129 (34.68%) TCP/IP
4 126 (33.87%) Wireless
5 111 (29.84%) Software Engineering
5 111 (29.84%) Social Skills
6 101 (27.15%) Computer Science
7 99 (26.61%) Wi-Fi
8 98 (26.34%) MPLS
9 86 (23.12%) Broadband
10 85 (22.85%) Telecoms
11 76 (20.43%) 802.1X
12 70 (18.82%) DHCP
13 69 (18.55%) Internet
14 65 (17.47%) MQTT
15 64 (17.20%) Degree
15 64 (17.20%) VLAN
15 64 (17.20%) Cisco
16 63 (16.94%) VPN
16 63 (16.94%) Software Testing
17 62 (16.67%) Firewall
17 62 (16.67%) DNS
18 60 (16.13%) Validation
19 56 (15.05%) Python
20 51 (13.71%) Linux
21 49 (13.17%) IPv6
22 47 (12.63%) WAN
23 46 (12.37%) HTTP
24 45 (12.10%) LAN
25 42 (11.29%) BGP

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 6 (1.61%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.81%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.81%) Simulink
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.30%) AWS
2 14 (3.76%) Azure
3 13 (3.49%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (1.34%) Google Workspace
5 4 (1.08%) GCP
6 2 (0.54%) SaaS
7 1 (0.27%) DigitalOcean
7 1 (0.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (34.68%) TCP/IP
2 126 (33.87%) Wireless
3 99 (26.61%) Wi-Fi
4 98 (26.34%) MPLS
5 86 (23.12%) Broadband
6 70 (18.82%) DHCP
7 69 (18.55%) Internet
8 65 (17.47%) MQTT
9 64 (17.20%) VLAN
10 63 (16.94%) VPN
11 62 (16.67%) DNS
11 62 (16.67%) Firewall
12 49 (13.17%) IPv6
13 47 (12.63%) WAN
14 46 (12.37%) HTTP
15 45 (12.10%) LAN
16 42 (11.29%) BGP
17 41 (11.02%) IPv4
18 40 (10.75%) 3GPP
19 36 (9.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.54%) MySQL
1 2 (0.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.27%) KDB
2 1 (0.27%) Kdb+
2 1 (0.27%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 11 (2.96%) Git (software)
1 11 (2.96%) JIRA
2 5 (1.34%) Subversion
2 5 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.54%) GCC
General
1 111 (29.84%) Social Skills
2 85 (22.85%) Telecoms
3 35 (9.41%) Manufacturing
4 20 (5.38%) French Language
5 17 (4.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 12 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.96%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.96%) Electronics
8 9 (2.42%) Automotive
8 9 (2.42%) Brand Awareness
9 7 (1.88%) Banking
9 7 (1.88%) Finance
10 6 (1.61%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (1.08%) Billing
11 4 (1.08%) Marketing
12 3 (0.81%) Law
12 3 (0.81%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.54%) Presentation Skills
13 2 (0.54%) Publishing
14 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 84 (22.58%) Software Engineer
2 67 (18.01%) Network Engineer
3 62 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 58 (15.59%) Embedded Engineer
5 50 (13.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 39 (10.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 38 (10.22%) C++ Software Engineer
7 38 (10.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 35 (9.41%) Architect
8 35 (9.41%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 35 (9.41%) Linux Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) Automation Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) C Software Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) Developer
9 32 (8.60%) Embedded C Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 32 (8.60%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.43%) 802.1X
2 40 (10.75%) RESTful
3 32 (8.60%) XMPP
4 28 (7.53%) CSS
4 28 (7.53%) HTML
5 11 (2.96%) .NET
6 9 (2.42%) JSON
7 7 (1.88%) Yocto
8 6 (1.61%) SOAP
9 5 (1.34%) STL
10 4 (1.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (1.08%) GStreamer
10 4 (1.08%) OpenCV
10 4 (1.08%) Qt
11 3 (0.81%) OpenGL
12 2 (0.54%) REST
12 2 (0.54%) XML
13 1 (0.27%) POSIX
13 1 (0.27%) React
13 1 (0.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.22%) Device Driver
2 32 (8.60%) Embedded Systems
3 29 (7.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 27 (7.26%) Data Centre
5 19 (5.11%) VHDL
6 15 (4.03%) Fibre Optics
7 14 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.69%) CAN bus
9 9 (2.42%) Public Cloud
10 8 (2.15%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.15%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.61%) Analogue Electronics
11 6 (1.61%) Life Science
11 6 (1.61%) Renewable Energy
11 6 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (1.34%) Industry 4.0
12 5 (1.34%) User Experience
12 5 (1.34%) Verilog
12 5 (1.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.71%) Linux
2 41 (11.02%) Windows
3 22 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.49%) Windows 10
5 12 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.34%) Mac OS
7 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.81%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2019
10 2 (0.54%) SUSE
10 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (29.84%) Software Engineering
2 101 (27.15%) Computer Science
3 63 (16.94%) Software Testing
4 60 (16.13%) Validation
5 42 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
6 40 (10.75%) Storage Management
7 39 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (10.22%) Performance Measurement
9 34 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (9.14%) Integration Testing
10 32 (8.60%) Test Automation
11 31 (8.33%) Device Driver Development
12 30 (8.06%) Network Management
12 30 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (7.26%) Requirements Gathering
14 24 (6.45%) DevOps
15 23 (6.18%) Customer Requirements
16 22 (5.91%) UML
17 21 (5.65%) Scrum
18 19 (5.11%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 145 (38.98%) C
2 140 (37.63%) C++
3 56 (15.05%) Python
4 24 (6.45%) Embedded C
5 19 (5.11%) Embedded C++
6 6 (1.61%) C#
7 5 (1.34%) SQL
8 4 (1.08%) Java
8 4 (1.08%) Perl
9 3 (0.81%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.81%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.81%) Tcl
10 2 (0.54%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.54%) PHP
11 1 (0.27%) Ada
11 1 (0.27%) Go
11 1 (0.27%) Java 8
11 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.27%) Ruby
11 1 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (17.20%) Degree
2 35 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (7.53%) Security Cleared
4 26 (6.99%) SC Cleared
5 25 (6.72%) CCNA
6 23 (6.18%) CCNP
7 13 (3.49%) JNCIA
8 9 (2.42%) JNCIP
8 9 (2.42%) JNCIS
9 8 (2.15%) CCIE
10 7 (1.88%) DBS Check
11 6 (1.61%) CCDP
11 6 (1.61%) CCIE Service Provider
12 4 (1.08%) HNC
12 4 (1.08%) HND
13 3 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
14 2 (0.54%) CCDA
14 2 (0.54%) CCIP
14 2 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
14 2 (0.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.03%) SLA
2 3 (0.81%) HAZOP
2 3 (0.81%) MISRA
2 3 (0.81%) NIST
2 3 (0.81%) QA
3 2 (0.54%) GDPR
3 2 (0.54%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.27%) DO-254
4 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.27%) NCSC
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (11.29%) Firmware
2 14 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.69%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.88%) VMware NSX
5 3 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.27%) Snort
7 1 (0.27%) vSphere
7 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (8.60%) Graylog
1 32 (8.60%) Kibana
2 10 (2.69%) FortiGate
3 9 (2.42%) Ansible
3 9 (2.42%) WSUS
4 8 (2.15%) Terraform
5 4 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.81%) SCCM
7 2 (0.54%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.27%) QRadar
8 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (17.20%) Cisco
2 39 (10.48%) Juniper
2 39 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 27 (7.26%) SolarWinds
4 20 (5.38%) Instagram
5 19 (5.11%) VMware
6 18 (4.84%) Fortinet
7 16 (4.30%) Nokia
8 15 (4.03%) Palo Alto
9 9 (2.42%) EMC
10 8 (2.15%) Arista
10 8 (2.15%) Aruba
10 8 (2.15%) Dell
10 8 (2.15%) LexisNexis
11 6 (1.61%) CA
11 6 (1.61%) Xilinx
12 5 (1.34%) Avaya
12 5 (1.34%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (1.34%) Meraki
12 5 (1.34%) Mitel