Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 577 598
Rank change year-on-year +14 +21 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 724 731 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 2.41% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 582 627 771
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,050 £27,300 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%

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 26278 30329 34647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.73% 17.03% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21395 25016 28798
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 November 2017.

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 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
London +13 235 £52,500 - 14
South East +18 191 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North of England +77 181 £42,500 +13.33% 9
North West +71 129 £40,000 +2.56% 9
Midlands +59 72 £47,500 +35.71% 2
West Midlands +43 54 £47,500 +20.63% 2
Yorkshire +46 52 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England -8 33 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South West -10 31 £45,000 +3.45%
East Midlands +31 18 £45,000 +28.57%
Ethernet
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 321 (44.34%) Cisco
2 258 (35.64%) Firewall
3 251 (34.67%) Linux
4 227 (31.35%) Cisco Certification
5 216 (29.83%) VPN
6 211 (29.14%) Degree
7 203 (28.04%) MPLS
8 195 (26.93%) TCP/IP
9 192 (26.52%) C
10 188 (25.97%) BGP
11 184 (25.41%) OSPF
12 180 (24.86%) WAN
13 152 (20.99%) CCNP
13 152 (20.99%) Wireless
13 152 (20.99%) Telecoms
14 142 (19.61%) LAN
15 137 (18.92%) Juniper
16 136 (18.78%) Windows
17 135 (18.65%) ITIL
17 135 (18.65%) Microsoft
17 135 (18.65%) Cisco ASA
18 131 (18.09%) Data Centre
19 129 (17.82%) C++
20 125 (17.27%) Cisco Nexus
21 124 (17.13%) Load Balancing
22 115 (15.88%) Finance
23 112 (15.47%) IPsec
24 108 (14.92%) VMware
25 106 (14.64%) CCNA
25 106 (14.64%) Computer Science

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 36 (4.97%) MS Exchange
2 29 (4.01%) IIS
3 23 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (1.80%) SharePoint
7 11 (1.52%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.24%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.10%) Skype for Business
9 8 (1.10%) WinCC
10 6 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.69%) JBoss
11 5 (0.69%) Tomcat
12 4 (0.55%) Apache
12 4 (0.55%) ArchestrA
13 3 (0.41%) SAS
14 2 (0.28%) Confluence
15 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
15 1 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (1.93%) Simulink
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) HipChat
5 1 (0.14%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.14%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 55 (7.60%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.21%) SaaS
4 14 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.10%) IaaS
6 7 (0.97%) PaaS
7 6 (0.83%) GitHub
7 6 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (0.83%) Google Compute Engine
8 5 (0.69%) Office 365
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.14%) G Suite
9 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 258 (35.64%) Firewall
2 216 (29.83%) VPN
3 203 (28.04%) MPLS
4 195 (26.93%) TCP/IP
5 188 (25.97%) BGP
6 184 (25.41%) OSPF
7 180 (24.86%) WAN
8 152 (20.99%) Wireless
9 142 (19.61%) LAN
10 135 (18.65%) Cisco ASA
11 125 (17.27%) Cisco Nexus
12 112 (15.47%) IPsec
13 89 (12.29%) VoIP
14 84 (11.60%) VLAN
15 83 (11.46%) EIGRP
16 78 (10.77%) DNS
17 77 (10.64%) SSL
18 72 (9.94%) Broadband
19 68 (9.39%) Network Security
20 66 (9.12%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.56%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.07%) NoSQL
3 14 (1.93%) MySQL
4 11 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.38%) Big Data
6 9 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (1.10%) InfluxDB
7 8 (1.10%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.83%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.55%) Looker
10 4 (0.55%) SQLite
11 2 (0.28%) DB2
12 1 (0.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 27 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.21%) Subversion
3 12 (1.66%) JIRA
4 11 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 9 (1.24%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.10%) ClearCase
7 7 (0.97%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
8 6 (0.83%) Mercurial
9 5 (0.69%) Android Studio
10 4 (0.55%) Fiddler
10 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Blend
10 4 (0.55%) MSI
10 4 (0.55%) MSTest
10 4 (0.55%) NuGet
10 4 (0.55%) NUnit
10 4 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.55%) WiX
11 3 (0.41%) GCC
General
1 152 (20.99%) Telecoms
2 115 (15.88%) Finance
3 49 (6.77%) Electronics
4 34 (4.70%) Manufacturing
5 29 (4.01%) Marketing
6 20 (2.76%) Automotive
7 15 (2.07%) Billing
7 15 (2.07%) Financial Institution
8 14 (1.93%) Aerospace
8 14 (1.93%) Banking
9 13 (1.80%) Military
10 10 (1.38%) Games
10 10 (1.38%) Retail
11 6 (0.83%) Back Office
12 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.55%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.41%) French Language
13 3 (0.41%) Law
13 3 (0.41%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 188 (25.97%) Network Engineer
2 67 (9.25%) Software Engineer
3 64 (8.84%) Senior Network Engineer
4 58 (8.01%) Embedded Engineer
5 55 (7.60%) Developer
6 51 (7.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 38 (5.25%) Architect
8 28 (3.87%) Operations Engineer
9 27 (3.73%) Consultant
10 26 (3.59%) Cisco Engineer
10 26 (3.59%) FPGA Developer
10 26 (3.59%) Hardware Engineer
10 26 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
12 23 (3.18%) Administrator
12 23 (3.18%) Network Security Engineer
12 23 (3.18%) Security Engineer
13 22 (3.04%) Electronics Engineer
14 21 (2.90%) Embedded C Engineer
14 21 (2.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.14%) Web Services
2 26 (3.59%) 802.1X
3 23 (3.18%) XMPP
4 16 (2.21%) CSS
5 15 (2.07%) Middleware
6 14 (1.93%) .NET
6 14 (1.93%) JSON
7 13 (1.80%) HTML
8 10 (1.38%) XSD
9 7 (0.97%) .NET Framework
10 6 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (0.83%) Java EE
10 6 (0.83%) REST
10 6 (0.83%) SOAP
10 6 (0.83%) WSDL
11 5 (0.69%) COM
11 5 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.69%) RFC 2547
11 5 (0.69%) XML
12 4 (0.55%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 131 (18.09%) Data Centre
2 106 (14.64%) Computer Science
3 54 (7.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 50 (6.91%) Clustering
5 47 (6.49%) VHDL
6 36 (4.97%) Device Driver
7 28 (3.87%) Management Information System
8 19 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (2.49%) SCADA
10 17 (2.35%) Internet of Things
11 16 (2.21%) Embedded Systems
12 15 (2.07%) Driving Licence
13 14 (1.93%) FlexPod
13 14 (1.93%) Replication
13 14 (1.93%) Smartphone
14 12 (1.66%) PKI
15 11 (1.52%) CPLD
15 11 (1.52%) DataPower
15 11 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
15 11 (1.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 251 (34.67%) Linux
2 136 (18.78%) Windows
3 91 (12.57%) Unix
4 51 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 43 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (4.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (4.14%) Solaris
9 28 (3.87%) AIX
10 19 (2.62%) Android
11 13 (1.80%) Embedded Linux
12 12 (1.66%) Windows 7
13 11 (1.52%) CentOS
14 9 (1.24%) Windows 10
14 9 (1.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 8 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.97%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.83%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (18.65%) ITIL
2 124 (17.13%) Load Balancing
3 82 (11.33%) Software Engineering
4 65 (8.98%) Kalman Filter
5 57 (7.87%) Mentoring
5 57 (7.87%) Network Design
6 53 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 51 (7.04%) Change Management
7 51 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
8 50 (6.91%) Problem Management
9 49 (6.77%) Migration
10 48 (6.63%) Network Management
11 47 (6.49%) Low Latency
12 45 (6.22%) Service Delivery
13 44 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
14 43 (5.94%) Presales
15 42 (5.80%) Cybersecurity
15 42 (5.80%) OO
16 39 (5.39%) Project Management
16 39 (5.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 192 (26.52%) C
2 129 (17.82%) C++
3 96 (13.26%) Python
4 67 (9.25%) Java
5 56 (7.73%) SQL
6 55 (7.60%) Perl
7 42 (5.80%) Embedded C
7 42 (5.80%) Ruby
8 27 (3.73%) Embedded C++
9 26 (3.59%) C#
10 23 (3.18%) JavaScript
11 20 (2.76%) PowerShell
12 17 (2.35%) Bash Shell
12 17 (2.35%) MATLAB
13 13 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 7 (0.97%) Assembly Language
15 6 (0.83%) PHP
16 4 (0.55%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.55%) XAML
17 3 (0.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 227 (31.35%) Cisco Certification
2 211 (29.14%) Degree
3 152 (20.99%) CCNP
4 106 (14.64%) CCNA
5 73 (10.08%) CCIE
6 48 (6.63%) Security Cleared
7 26 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 25 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (3.45%) SC Cleared
9 21 (2.90%) MCSE
10 20 (2.76%) DV Cleared
11 19 (2.62%) JNCIP
11 19 (2.62%) MCITP
12 17 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (2.21%) MCP
14 15 (2.07%) PhD
15 14 (1.93%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 13 (1.80%) CCA
16 13 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
16 13 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.80%) SLA
2 31 (4.28%) QA
3 12 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.66%) PMO
4 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.55%) ISO 26262
6 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.41%) JTAG
6 3 (0.41%) MISRA
6 3 (0.41%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.28%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) DO-254
8 1 (0.14%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 69 (9.53%) Active Directory
2 65 (8.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (5.25%) Firmware
4 25 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (2.21%) vSphere
6 15 (2.07%) Hyper-V
7 14 (1.93%) Terminal Services
8 11 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (1.52%) VMware NSX
9 9 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.10%) XenApp
11 7 (0.97%) iptables
12 6 (0.83%) Ceph
12 6 (0.83%) GPFS
12 6 (0.83%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 5 (0.69%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.69%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.69%) XenDesktop
14 4 (0.55%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 38 (5.25%) Cacti
2 30 (4.14%) Cisco Prime
2 30 (4.14%) Puppet
3 29 (4.01%) Nagios
4 28 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (3.31%) SolarWinds Orion
6 20 (2.76%) Ansible
7 17 (2.35%) SCCM
8 16 (2.21%) vCenter Server
9 15 (2.07%) Backup Exec
9 15 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
10 14 (1.93%) Grafana
10 14 (1.93%) Icinga
11 12 (1.66%) FortiGate
12 11 (1.52%) SCOM
13 10 (1.38%) OpenNMS
13 10 (1.38%) RANCID
14 9 (1.24%) Salt
15 7 (0.97%) SELinux
16 6 (0.83%) OpenView
Vendors
1 321 (44.34%) Cisco
2 137 (18.92%) Juniper
3 135 (18.65%) Microsoft
4 108 (14.92%) VMware
5 84 (11.60%) F5
6 72 (9.94%) Palo Alto
7 68 (9.39%) SolarWinds
8 65 (8.98%) Dell
9 64 (8.84%) HP
10 52 (7.18%) Brocade
11 38 (5.25%) CheckPoint
12 31 (4.28%) Citrix
12 31 (4.28%) IBM
13 28 (3.87%) Aruba
14 26 (3.59%) SonicWALL
15 25 (3.45%) EMC
16 24 (3.31%) Avaya
16 24 (3.31%) Veritas
17 22 (3.04%) Genesys
17 22 (3.04%) Verint