Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 587 558 605
Rank change year-on-year -29 +47 -45
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 690 746 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.75% 2.63% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 539 610 748
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,350 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,141
% change year-on-year +17.65% -3.72% +10.35%

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 25,091 28,347 32,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.40% 16.94% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 20,465 23,206 27,356
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +14 240 £52,500 +5.00% 29
South East +20 187 £55,000 +27.91% 23
North of England -7 146 £42,500 +6.25% 19
North West +35 116 £41,000 +2.50% 14
Midlands +26 61 £47,500 +18.75% 23
West Midlands +19 42 £48,750 +21.88% 16
East of England -10 42 £42,000 -11.58% 16
South West -37 36 £50,000 +17.65% 11
Yorkshire +16 30 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East Midlands +18 18 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 341 (49.42%) Cisco
2 254 (36.81%) Firewall
3 240 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
4 230 (33.33%) VPN
5 214 (31.01%) TCP/IP
6 208 (30.14%) MPLS
7 196 (28.41%) OSPF
7 196 (28.41%) BGP
8 195 (28.26%) Linux
9 182 (26.38%) WAN
10 173 (25.07%) Degree
11 170 (24.64%) Telecoms
12 161 (23.33%) CCNP
13 158 (22.90%) Juniper
14 156 (22.61%) Wireless
15 146 (21.16%) LAN
15 146 (21.16%) ITIL
16 140 (20.29%) C
17 136 (19.71%) Cisco ASA
18 130 (18.84%) Cisco Nexus
18 130 (18.84%) Windows
19 127 (18.41%) Microsoft
20 125 (18.12%) VLAN
21 124 (17.97%) Data Centre
22 122 (17.68%) CCNA
23 116 (16.81%) DNS
24 108 (15.65%) Finance
25 104 (15.07%) Load Balancing
26 102 (14.78%) VMware
26 102 (14.78%) VoIP

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 37 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 29 (4.20%) IIS
3 21 (3.04%) Skype for Business
4 19 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (1.30%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (0.87%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.72%) CMS
10 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.29%) Confluence
12 2 (0.29%) WinCC
13 1 (0.14%) ArchestrA
13 1 (0.14%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.17%) Simulink
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) HipChat
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.14%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.29%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.14%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.88%) Office 365
4 10 (1.45%) SaaS
5 9 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.87%) GitHub
6 6 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.87%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.43%) IaaS
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
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
1 254 (36.81%) Firewall
2 230 (33.33%) VPN
3 214 (31.01%) TCP/IP
4 208 (30.14%) MPLS
5 196 (28.41%) BGP
5 196 (28.41%) OSPF
6 182 (26.38%) WAN
7 156 (22.61%) Wireless
8 146 (21.16%) LAN
9 136 (19.71%) Cisco ASA
10 130 (18.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 125 (18.12%) VLAN
12 116 (16.81%) DNS
13 102 (14.78%) VoIP
14 91 (13.19%) IPsec
15 74 (10.72%) DHCP
15 74 (10.72%) HSRP
16 73 (10.58%) SNMP
16 73 (10.58%) Wi-Fi
17 70 (10.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 21 (3.04%) MySQL
4 16 (2.32%) InfluxDB
4 16 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.16%) Big Data
7 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (0.58%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.58%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.58%) SQLite
10 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.29%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.14%) GIS
12 1 (0.14%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 16 (2.32%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.30%) ClearCase
5 6 (0.87%) Mercurial
6 5 (0.72%) JIRA
7 4 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.43%) GCC
8 3 (0.43%) Inno Setup
9 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.29%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.29%) Subversion
9 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.14%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.14%) CMake
10 1 (0.14%) CppUnit
10 1 (0.14%) GDB
10 1 (0.14%) GNU Toolchain
10 1 (0.14%) Hudson
10 1 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 170 (24.64%) Telecoms
2 108 (15.65%) Finance
3 38 (5.51%) Electronics
4 30 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 26 (3.77%) Marketing
6 17 (2.46%) Aerospace
7 16 (2.32%) Banking
7 16 (2.32%) Games
8 15 (2.17%) Automotive
8 15 (2.17%) Legal
9 13 (1.88%) Military
10 11 (1.59%) Retail
11 10 (1.45%) Billing
11 10 (1.45%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
13 5 (0.72%) Back Office
13 5 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 4 (0.58%) Law
15 2 (0.29%) Avionics
15 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 184 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 63 (9.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 52 (7.54%) Architect
4 50 (7.25%) Embedded Engineer
5 47 (6.81%) Software Engineer
6 39 (5.65%) Developer
7 37 (5.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 29 (4.20%) Systems Engineer
9 28 (4.06%) Administrator
10 26 (3.77%) Cisco Engineer
11 25 (3.62%) Consultant
11 25 (3.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 23 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (3.19%) C++ Software Engineer
14 21 (3.04%) Embedded C++ Engineer
14 21 (3.04%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
14 21 (3.04%) FPGA Developer
15 20 (2.90%) Operations Engineer
16 19 (2.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.62%) 802.1X
1 25 (3.62%) Web Services
2 21 (3.04%) XMPP
3 15 (2.17%) RFC 2547
4 14 (2.03%) JSON
5 13 (1.88%) CSS
6 9 (1.30%) Middleware
7 6 (0.87%) .NET
7 6 (0.87%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (0.87%) Java EE
7 6 (0.87%) REST
7 6 (0.87%) SOAP
7 6 (0.87%) WSDL
7 6 (0.87%) XSD
8 5 (0.72%) HTML
9 4 (0.58%) HTML5
9 4 (0.58%) STL
10 3 (0.43%) COM
11 2 (0.29%) MFC
12 1 (0.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 124 (17.97%) Data Centre
2 97 (14.06%) Computer Science
3 58 (8.41%) Clustering
4 34 (4.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 31 (4.49%) VHDL
6 23 (3.33%) Device Driver
7 19 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 17 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (2.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 17 (2.46%) Embedded Systems
9 14 (2.03%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.88%) SCADA
11 11 (1.59%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.45%) Internet of Things
13 9 (1.30%) DataPower
13 9 (1.30%) FlexPod
13 9 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 8 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (1.16%) Public Cloud
14 8 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 195 (28.26%) Linux
2 130 (18.84%) Windows
3 66 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 62 (8.99%) Unix
5 45 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (4.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.91%) AIX
7 27 (3.91%) Solaris
8 25 (3.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (2.61%) Windows 7
10 16 (2.32%) CentOS
11 9 (1.30%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.16%) Windows 10
13 7 (1.01%) Android
14 5 (0.72%) Robot Operating System
14 5 (0.72%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.58%) Fedora
15 4 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (21.16%) ITIL
2 104 (15.07%) Load Balancing
3 72 (10.43%) Configuration Management
4 71 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
5 62 (8.99%) Software Engineering
6 61 (8.84%) Network Management
7 58 (8.41%) Mentoring
8 55 (7.97%) Kalman Filter
8 55 (7.97%) Network Design
9 47 (6.81%) Change Management
10 44 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (6.23%) Low Latency
11 43 (6.23%) Project Management
12 41 (5.94%) Presales
13 38 (5.51%) Problem Management
14 36 (5.22%) Time Management
15 34 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
15 34 (4.93%) ITIL V3
16 31 (4.49%) Test Automation
17 30 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 140 (20.29%) C
2 99 (14.35%) Python
3 95 (13.77%) C++
4 61 (8.84%) Perl
5 58 (8.41%) SQL
6 47 (6.81%) Java
7 41 (5.94%) Ruby
8 32 (4.64%) Embedded C
9 31 (4.49%) Bash Shell
10 28 (4.06%) Embedded C++
11 24 (3.48%) PHP
12 17 (2.46%) MATLAB
13 14 (2.03%) PowerShell
14 12 (1.74%) C#
15 11 (1.59%) JavaScript
15 11 (1.59%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.01%) Assembly Language
17 4 (0.58%) VB.NET
18 3 (0.43%) Delphi
19 2 (0.29%) Ada
Qualifications
1 240 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (25.07%) Degree
3 161 (23.33%) CCNP
4 122 (17.68%) CCNA
5 56 (8.12%) CCIE
6 39 (5.65%) JNCIP
7 33 (4.78%) Security Cleared
8 25 (3.62%) CCDP
9 24 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (2.75%) SC Cleared
12 18 (2.61%) MCSE
13 16 (2.32%) DV Cleared
13 16 (2.32%) JNCIA
14 15 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (2.17%) PhD
15 14 (2.03%) CCA
15 14 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
16 13 (1.88%) CCDA
16 13 (1.88%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.23%) SLA
2 25 (3.62%) QA
3 19 (2.75%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.58%) IEC 61508
4 4 (0.58%) ISO 26262
5 3 (0.43%) DO-254
5 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.43%) MISRA
5 3 (0.43%) PMO
6 2 (0.29%) DO-160
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) IEC 61131
7 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 88 (12.75%) Active Directory
2 60 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 27 (3.91%) Firmware
5 22 (3.19%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (2.17%) iptables
7 12 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (1.59%) XenApp
9 10 (1.45%) vSphere
10 9 (1.30%) VMware NSX
11 8 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.87%) Ceph
12 6 (0.87%) GPFS
12 6 (0.87%) KVM
12 6 (0.87%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 6 (0.87%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.72%) ISA Server
13 5 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.72%) Terminal Server
13 5 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (7.25%) Nagios
2 48 (6.96%) Cacti
3 46 (6.67%) Puppet
4 38 (5.51%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (5.51%) SCCM
5 35 (5.07%) Ansible
6 23 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
7 22 (3.19%) Grafana
7 22 (3.19%) Icinga
8 18 (2.61%) SolarWinds Orion
9 17 (2.46%) OpenNMS
9 17 (2.46%) RANCID
9 17 (2.46%) Salt
10 15 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
10 15 (2.17%) SELinux
11 13 (1.88%) QRadar
11 13 (1.88%) SCOM
12 8 (1.16%) Backup Exec
13 6 (0.87%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.87%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 341 (49.42%) Cisco
2 158 (22.90%) Juniper
3 127 (18.41%) Microsoft
4 102 (14.78%) VMware
5 76 (11.01%) F5
6 65 (9.42%) Palo Alto
7 61 (8.84%) SolarWinds
8 60 (8.70%) Dell
9 54 (7.83%) HP
10 47 (6.81%) Brocade
11 45 (6.52%) CheckPoint
12 37 (5.36%) Citrix
13 32 (4.64%) Fortinet
13 32 (4.64%) IBM
14 31 (4.49%) Red Hat
15 29 (4.20%) Aruba
16 28 (4.06%) Huawei
17 26 (3.77%) Ericsson
18 19 (2.75%) Avaya
19 18 (2.61%) Genesys