Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 625 525 618
Rank change year-on-year -100 +93 -79
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 624 803 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 3.08% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 452 702 735
England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £27,525 £30,000 £29,350
90th Percentile £72,375 £65,000 £68,250
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +18.75%

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 24,809 26,051 32,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.99% 16.27% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19,893 21,358 27,449
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -81 208 £50,000 -7.41% 31
South East -26 155 £55,000 +34.15% 25
North of England -72 109 £42,500 +6.25% 24
North West -7 94 £42,000 +5.00% 18
Midlands +19 73 £41,500 -5.14% 15
South West -4 61 £45,000 +5.88% 19
West Midlands +18 56 £32,500 -31.58% 14
East of England -26 43 £46,500 -11.43% 39
East Midlands +5 14 £41,500 +22.96% 1
Yorkshire -80 12 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North East -20 3 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, 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.

1 330 (52.88%) Cisco
2 242 (38.78%) Cisco Certification
3 217 (34.78%) MPLS
4 214 (34.29%) VPN
5 213 (34.13%) Firewall
6 209 (33.49%) TCP/IP
7 193 (30.93%) BGP
8 187 (29.97%) OSPF
9 179 (28.69%) WAN
10 166 (26.60%) Telecoms
11 165 (26.44%) CCNP
12 163 (26.12%) Juniper
13 150 (24.04%) Wireless
14 146 (23.40%) LAN
14 146 (23.40%) VLAN
15 133 (21.31%) DNS
16 130 (20.83%) Data Centre
17 127 (20.35%) Cisco ASA
18 126 (20.19%) CCNA
19 118 (18.91%) Degree
20 115 (18.43%) Linux
21 113 (18.11%) ITIL
22 112 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
23 108 (17.31%) C
24 103 (16.51%) Windows
25 99 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
26 97 (15.54%) VoIP
27 96 (15.38%) DHCP
27 96 (15.38%) SNMP
28 89 (14.26%) Network Security

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 27 (4.33%) IIS
1 27 (4.33%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.72%) Skype for Business
3 11 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.28%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (0.80%) CMS
7 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.48%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.32%) Apache
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) Smallworld
Applications
1 10 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.44%) Simulink
3 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.96%) OrCAD
5 3 (0.48%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.16%) LibreOffice
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.16%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.16%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.45%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.56%) Office 365
4 13 (2.08%) SaaS
5 9 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.16%) Dropbox
7 1 (0.16%) G Suite
7 1 (0.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 217 (34.78%) MPLS
2 214 (34.29%) VPN
3 213 (34.13%) Firewall
4 209 (33.49%) TCP/IP
5 193 (30.93%) BGP
6 187 (29.97%) OSPF
7 179 (28.69%) WAN
8 150 (24.04%) Wireless
9 146 (23.40%) LAN
9 146 (23.40%) VLAN
10 133 (21.31%) DNS
11 127 (20.35%) Cisco ASA
12 112 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 97 (15.54%) VoIP
14 96 (15.38%) DHCP
14 96 (15.38%) SNMP
15 89 (14.26%) Network Security
16 86 (13.78%) Wi-Fi
17 79 (12.66%) IPsec
18 69 (11.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.72%) MySQL
3 15 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (1.60%) InfluxDB
5 9 (1.44%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.12%) Big Data
8 3 (0.48%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.48%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.48%) SQLite
9 1 (0.16%) GIS
9 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.16%) QGIS
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (1.76%) CANoe
2 11 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 8 (1.28%) Subversion
4 6 (0.96%) LabVIEW
4 6 (0.96%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.80%) ClearCase
6 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.48%) JIRA
8 2 (0.32%) Ant
8 2 (0.32%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.32%) GCC
8 2 (0.32%) GDB
8 2 (0.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.16%) Automake
9 1 (0.16%) CMake
9 1 (0.16%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.16%) Hudson
9 1 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 166 (26.60%) Telecoms
2 69 (11.06%) Finance
3 52 (8.33%) Electronics
4 23 (3.69%) Automotive
5 21 (3.37%) Games
5 21 (3.37%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.21%) Aerospace
7 15 (2.40%) Banking
7 15 (2.40%) Marketing
8 14 (2.24%) Legal
9 10 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.44%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.44%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.44%) Retail
11 7 (1.12%) Advertising
11 7 (1.12%) Avionics
11 7 (1.12%) Billing
12 6 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
13 3 (0.48%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 168 (26.92%) Network Engineer
2 53 (8.49%) Architect
3 51 (8.17%) Software Engineer
4 48 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 45 (7.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 41 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
7 33 (5.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 25 (4.01%) Consultant
9 24 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (3.85%) Test Engineer
10 23 (3.69%) Cisco Engineer
11 21 (3.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 21 (3.37%) Electronics Engineer
11 21 (3.37%) Security Architect
11 21 (3.37%) Security Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.21%) C++ Software Engineer
12 20 (3.21%) Security Engineer
12 20 (3.21%) Team Leader
13 19 (3.04%) Administrator
13 19 (3.04%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.05%) 802.1X
2 14 (2.24%) RFC 2547
3 12 (1.92%) Web Services
4 9 (1.44%) XMPP
5 7 (1.12%) JSON
6 6 (0.96%) CSS
7 5 (0.80%) .NET
7 5 (0.80%) COM
7 5 (0.80%) Qt
7 5 (0.80%) STL
8 4 (0.64%) HTML
9 3 (0.48%) HTML5
9 3 (0.48%) WinForms
9 3 (0.48%) WPF
10 2 (0.32%) J2SE
10 2 (0.32%) LDAP
10 2 (0.32%) MFC
11 1 (0.16%) LAMP
11 1 (0.16%) VML
11 1 (0.16%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 130 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 52 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 38 (6.09%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (4.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 28 (4.49%) Clustering
6 28 (4.49%) Cyberthreat
7 25 (4.01%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 19 (3.04%) VHDL
9 17 (2.72%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (2.24%) Driving Licence
11 11 (1.76%) Device Driver
12 10 (1.60%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.44%) CAN bus
13 9 (1.44%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.44%) Fixed Income
14 8 (1.28%) Blackberry
14 8 (1.28%) Fintech
14 8 (1.28%) SCADA
15 7 (1.12%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 115 (18.43%) Linux
2 103 (16.51%) Windows
3 53 (8.49%) Windows Server
4 29 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.72%) CentOS
6 15 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.24%) Windows 7
8 13 (2.08%) Unix
9 11 (1.76%) FreeRTOS
9 11 (1.76%) SafeRTOS
10 10 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (1.44%) Android
11 9 (1.44%) Solaris
11 9 (1.44%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.80%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.80%) VxWorks
12 5 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.64%) Robot Operating System
13 4 (0.64%) SUSE
14 3 (0.48%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (18.11%) ITIL
2 99 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
3 78 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 77 (12.34%) Network Monitoring
5 73 (11.70%) Load Balancing
6 55 (8.81%) Configuration Management
7 50 (8.01%) Network Management
8 49 (7.85%) Project Management
9 47 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (7.37%) Network Design
11 43 (6.89%) Change Management
11 43 (6.89%) Presales
12 39 (6.25%) Validation
13 38 (6.09%) Mentoring
13 38 (6.09%) Test Automation
14 36 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
15 34 (5.45%) ITIL V3
16 31 (4.97%) Incident Management
17 26 (4.17%) E-Commerce
18 25 (4.01%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 108 (17.31%) C
2 82 (13.14%) Python
3 73 (11.70%) C++
4 43 (6.89%) Perl
5 41 (6.57%) SQL
6 32 (5.13%) Embedded C
7 29 (4.65%) Java
8 24 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 24 (3.85%) PHP
9 22 (3.53%) Embedded C++
10 19 (3.04%) Ruby
11 12 (1.92%) MATLAB
11 12 (1.92%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.76%) C#
12 11 (1.76%) Shell Script
13 10 (1.60%) Assembly Language
14 5 (0.80%) Delphi
14 5 (0.80%) Pascal
14 5 (0.80%) Tcl
15 4 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 242 (38.78%) Cisco Certification
2 165 (26.44%) CCNP
3 126 (20.19%) CCNA
4 118 (18.91%) Degree
5 50 (8.01%) JNCIP
6 41 (6.57%) CCIE
7 36 (5.77%) CCDP
8 29 (4.65%) CISSP
9 27 (4.33%) Security Cleared
10 21 (3.37%) CCSE
10 21 (3.37%) IISP
10 21 (3.37%) ISSAP
11 18 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (2.72%) SC Cleared
13 16 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (2.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (2.08%) CCDA
15 13 (2.08%) CCIP
16 12 (1.92%) CCSA
16 12 (1.92%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.77%) SLA
2 18 (2.88%) IEC 61508
3 17 (2.72%) QA
4 15 (2.40%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.28%) DO-160
5 8 (1.28%) ISO 15765
6 4 (0.64%) DO-254
6 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.64%) MISRA
7 3 (0.48%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.16%) GDPR
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.16%) JTAG
8 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 74 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 26 (4.17%) Firmware
4 24 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.60%) iptables
6 9 (1.44%) KVM
7 7 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.96%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.64%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 4 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.64%) XenApp
10 2 (0.32%) FreeRADIUS
10 2 (0.32%) NFS
10 2 (0.32%) Xen
11 1 (0.16%) Docker
11 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.16%) vCloud
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 42 (6.73%) Nagios
2 38 (6.09%) SCCM
3 33 (5.29%) Cacti
4 30 (4.81%) Puppet
5 23 (3.69%) Ansible
6 22 (3.53%) QRadar
7 17 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.24%) OpenNMS
8 14 (2.24%) RANCID
9 12 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
9 12 (1.92%) Salt
10 11 (1.76%) Grafana
11 10 (1.60%) Icinga
11 10 (1.60%) SELinux
12 9 (1.44%) Cisco Prime
13 7 (1.12%) SCOM
13 7 (1.12%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.80%) FortiGate
14 5 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
15 3 (0.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 330 (52.88%) Cisco
2 163 (26.12%) Juniper
3 79 (12.66%) Microsoft
4 61 (9.78%) CheckPoint
5 55 (8.81%) VMware
6 53 (8.49%) F5
7 52 (8.33%) HP
8 42 (6.73%) Palo Alto
9 40 (6.41%) Fortinet
10 39 (6.25%) SolarWinds
11 36 (5.77%) Citrix
11 36 (5.77%) Dell
12 31 (4.97%) IBM
13 28 (4.49%) Aruba
14 24 (3.85%) EMC
14 24 (3.85%) Huawei
15 23 (3.69%) Ericsson
16 22 (3.53%) Riverbed
17 21 (3.37%) Forcepoint
17 21 (3.37%) Red Hat