Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 600 621 648
Rank change year-on-year +21 +27 -20
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 263 305 468
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.57% 2.18% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 143 254 355
10th Percentile £26,900 £28,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £73,375 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 10,222 13,981 21,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.05% 15.15% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7,746 11,234 16,297
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,600 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.04% +0.21% +5.56%

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 9 May 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 9 May 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 +77 116 £55,000 +37.50% 25
Yorkshire +71 94 £55,000 +10.00% 11
London -1 55 £55,000 - 14
Midlands +22 31 £55,000 +150.00% 20
South East +8 30 £50,000 -13.04% 18
North West +27 20 £77,500 +121.43% 13
East of England +22 18 £60,000 +32.60% 17
East Midlands +24 16 £50,000 +127.27% 7
West Midlands +10 15 £60,000 +50.00% 13
South West -46 13 £32,500 -33.33% 5
North East +8 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 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.

1 116 (44.11%) TCP/IP
2 98 (37.26%) Wireless
3 97 (36.88%) C
4 85 (32.32%) C++
5 82 (31.18%) Python
6 76 (28.90%) Telecoms
7 70 (26.62%) Wi-Fi
8 67 (25.48%) Computer Science
9 66 (25.10%) 802.1X
10 65 (24.71%) MPLS
10 65 (24.71%) Social Skills
11 63 (23.95%) Validation
12 60 (22.81%) Broadband
13 55 (20.91%) MQTT
14 54 (20.53%) DNS
14 54 (20.53%) Linux
15 53 (20.15%) Software Engineering
16 52 (19.77%) Firewall
16 52 (19.77%) Cisco
17 51 (19.39%) HTTP
18 50 (19.01%) Software Testing
19 48 (18.25%) Wireshark
20 46 (17.49%) VPN
21 45 (17.11%) Kibana
22 44 (16.73%) VLAN
23 43 (16.35%) Integration Testing
24 42 (15.97%) Internet
25 41 (15.59%) DHCP
26 40 (15.21%) WAN
26 40 (15.21%) Test Automation

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 10 (3.80%) MS Exchange
1 10 (3.80%) SharePoint
1 10 (3.80%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (3.04%) Confluence
3 6 (2.28%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.38%) SAS
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (7.98%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.28%) Gephi
3 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.38%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.38%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.56%) Azure
2 9 (3.42%) AWS
3 3 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.14%) Google Workspace
4 2 (0.76%) Azure Functions
4 2 (0.76%) Azure Service Bus
4 2 (0.76%) GCP
4 2 (0.76%) IaaS
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (0.76%) Serverless
5 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (44.11%) TCP/IP
2 98 (37.26%) Wireless
3 70 (26.62%) Wi-Fi
4 65 (24.71%) MPLS
5 60 (22.81%) Broadband
6 55 (20.91%) MQTT
7 54 (20.53%) DNS
8 52 (19.77%) Firewall
9 51 (19.39%) HTTP
10 48 (18.25%) Wireshark
11 46 (17.49%) VPN
12 44 (16.73%) VLAN
13 42 (15.97%) Internet
14 41 (15.59%) DHCP
15 40 (15.21%) WAN
16 39 (14.83%) 802.11
16 39 (14.83%) HTTPS
16 39 (14.83%) STUN
17 32 (12.17%) LAN
18 30 (11.41%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.28%) Apache Hive
1 6 (2.28%) Big Data
1 6 (2.28%) Impala
2 3 (1.14%) KDB
2 3 (1.14%) Kdb+
3 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.76%) MySQL
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Ignite
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (5.70%) Eclipse
2 10 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 8 (3.04%) GCC
4 7 (2.66%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.66%) JIRA
5 6 (2.28%) Bitbucket
5 6 (2.28%) Bitbucket Server
5 6 (2.28%) git-flow
6 1 (0.38%) CANoe
6 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 76 (28.90%) Telecoms
2 65 (24.71%) Social Skills
3 27 (10.27%) Manufacturing
4 13 (4.94%) Electronics
5 12 (4.56%) Automotive
6 8 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.04%) French Language
7 6 (2.28%) Banking
7 6 (2.28%) Legal
8 4 (1.52%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.52%) Law
8 4 (1.52%) Multimedia
8 4 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (1.14%) Front Office
9 3 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.76%) Finance
11 1 (0.38%) Billing
11 1 (0.38%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Marketing
11 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (19.39%) Systems Engineer
2 48 (18.25%) Network Engineer
3 41 (15.59%) Software Engineer
4 38 (14.45%) Embedded Engineer
5 31 (11.79%) Automation Engineer
5 31 (11.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 30 (11.41%) Wireless Engineer
7 25 (9.51%) Chief Systems Engineer
8 23 (8.75%) Analyst
9 21 (7.98%) Validation Engineer
10 18 (6.84%) Architect
11 17 (6.46%) C++ Software Engineer
11 17 (6.46%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 17 (6.46%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 16 (6.08%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (5.32%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
14 12 (4.56%) Designer
14 12 (4.56%) Network Architect
14 12 (4.56%) Service Desk Analyst
14 12 (4.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (25.10%) 802.1X
2 39 (14.83%) XMPP
3 27 (10.27%) RESTful
4 18 (6.84%) CSS
4 18 (6.84%) HTML
5 12 (4.56%) JSON
6 6 (2.28%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (2.28%) Kafka
7 5 (1.90%) POSIX
8 4 (1.52%) SOAP
9 3 (1.14%) .NET
9 3 (1.14%) REST
10 2 (0.76%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.76%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.76%) CSS3
10 2 (0.76%) HATEOAS
10 2 (0.76%) HTML5
10 2 (0.76%) Node.js
10 2 (0.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.51%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (7.98%) Data Centre
3 20 (7.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 19 (7.22%) Device Driver
5 15 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 15 (5.70%) Public Cloud
6 8 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.66%) Fibre Optics
8 6 (2.28%) Analytical Mindset
8 6 (2.28%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 6 (2.28%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.90%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.52%) Life Science
10 4 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
10 4 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.14%) Handset
11 3 (1.14%) iPad
11 3 (1.14%) PMI
11 3 (1.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.53%) Linux
2 31 (11.79%) Windows
3 15 (5.70%) Windows 10
4 14 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.56%) Windows Server 2019
6 11 (4.18%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 10 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.04%) Ubuntu
9 7 (2.66%) Unix
10 6 (2.28%) Windows 7
11 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.48%) Computer Science
2 63 (23.95%) Validation
3 53 (20.15%) Software Engineering
4 50 (19.01%) Software Testing
5 43 (16.35%) Integration Testing
6 40 (15.21%) Test Automation
7 39 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (14.83%) Performance Measurement
8 29 (11.03%) Capacity Planning
9 27 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (9.51%) Storage Management
11 24 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (7.98%) ITIL
13 18 (6.84%) Network Design
14 17 (6.46%) Customer Requirements
14 17 (6.46%) Device Driver Development
15 16 (6.08%) Requirements Gathering
16 15 (5.70%) Embedded Software Development
16 15 (5.70%) Scrum
17 13 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 97 (36.88%) C
2 85 (32.32%) C++
3 82 (31.18%) Python
4 16 (6.08%) Perl
5 14 (5.32%) C#
6 12 (4.56%) Embedded C
7 8 (3.04%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.28%) Java
8 6 (2.28%) R
9 5 (1.90%) Ruby
10 3 (1.14%) Embedded C++
10 3 (1.14%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.14%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.38%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.38%) Go
11 1 (0.38%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.38%) PHP
11 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (12.55%) Degree
1 33 (12.55%) Security Cleared
2 32 (12.17%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (9.13%) CCNA
3 24 (9.13%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.84%) CCNP
5 15 (5.70%) JNCIP
6 14 (5.32%) JNCIA
7 7 (2.66%) DBS Check
7 7 (2.66%) MCSE
7 7 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.28%) CEH
8 6 (2.28%) CISSP
8 6 (2.28%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (2.28%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.28%) GIAC
8 6 (2.28%) Linux+ Certification
8 6 (2.28%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (2.28%) SANS
8 6 (2.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.42%) QA
1 9 (3.42%) SLA
2 6 (2.28%) ISO 26262
3 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.14%) COBIT
4 3 (1.14%) GRC
4 3 (1.14%) HAZOP
4 3 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.14%) NIST
5 1 (0.38%) JTAG
5 1 (0.38%) NCSC
5 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.46%) Active Directory
3 13 (4.94%) Firmware
4 12 (4.56%) VMware NSX
5 9 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (3.04%) XenApp
7 6 (2.28%) Apache Flume
8 3 (1.14%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (17.11%) Kibana
2 39 (14.83%) Graylog
3 13 (4.94%) Ansible
3 13 (4.94%) FortiGate
4 12 (4.56%) Terraform
5 7 (2.66%) Nagios
5 7 (2.66%) Nmap
6 6 (2.28%) Cacti
6 6 (2.28%) Oozie
7 2 (0.76%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.38%) Netcool
8 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (19.77%) Cisco
2 28 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 27 (10.27%) VMware
4 19 (7.22%) Fortinet
5 18 (6.84%) SolarWinds
6 13 (4.94%) Juniper
7 12 (4.56%) CA
7 12 (4.56%) Nokia
8 11 (4.18%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 11 (4.18%) Citrix
9 8 (3.04%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.04%) Instagram
10 7 (2.66%) Meraki
11 6 (2.28%) BT
11 6 (2.28%) D-Link
11 6 (2.28%) Draytek
11 6 (2.28%) Palo Alto
11 6 (2.28%) Splunk
12 5 (1.90%) F5
13 4 (1.52%) Riverbed