Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Structured Cabling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Structured Cabling over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Structured Cabling
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1049 1063 1156
Rank change year-on-year +14 +93 -64
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 114 144 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.068% 0.081% 0.066%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.47% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 87 130 113
England median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +4.11% +17.71%
10th Percentile £22,725 £26,250 £22,575
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,250 £56,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,509
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.61% +17.97%

Structured Cabling 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 26531 30402 34594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.03% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21596 25068 28794
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

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Structured Cabling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Structured Cabling in England

Structured Cabling
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Structured Cabling in England.

Salary trend for Structured Cabling in England

Structured Cabling
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Structured Cabling in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Structured Cabling in England

Structured Cabling
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Structured Cabling within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 -47 44 £37,500 -1.32% 5
South East +68 25 £34,000 +13.33% 3
Midlands +48 20 £55,000 +92.98% 1
West Midlands +33 20 £55,000 +92.98% 1
East of England +21 13 £28,500 -48.18%
South West +7 11 £27,500 -4.35%
North of England +15 3 £35,000 +23.89%
North West -19 2 £36,750 +33.03%
North East - 1 £27,500 -
Structured Cabling
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 40 (35.09%) WAN
2 37 (32.46%) Data Centre
3 36 (31.58%) Firewall
4 34 (29.82%) LAN
5 32 (28.07%) Cisco
5 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
6 29 (25.44%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (22.81%) Windows
8 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Office
9 24 (21.05%) CCNA
10 23 (20.18%) SLA
11 22 (19.30%) HP
11 22 (19.30%) Juniper
12 20 (17.54%) DNS
12 20 (17.54%) Finance
13 19 (16.67%) VPN
14 18 (15.79%) Active Directory
14 18 (15.79%) DHCP
15 17 (14.91%) Telecoms
16 16 (14.04%) CCNP
16 16 (14.04%) Windows Server
17 14 (12.28%) Wireless
18 13 (11.40%) MPLS
19 12 (10.53%) Remedy
19 12 (10.53%) SAN
19 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
20 11 (9.65%) SQL
20 11 (9.65%) Motorola
20 11 (9.65%) Change Management
20 11 (9.65%) VLAN

Structured Cabling
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 7 (6.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.88%) IIS
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (21.93%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.63%) Revit
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.39%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (35.09%) WAN
2 36 (31.58%) Firewall
3 34 (29.82%) LAN
4 20 (17.54%) DNS
5 19 (16.67%) VPN
6 18 (15.79%) DHCP
7 14 (12.28%) Wireless
8 13 (11.40%) MPLS
9 12 (10.53%) SAN
9 12 (10.53%) TCP/IP
10 11 (9.65%) VLAN
11 10 (8.77%) VoIP
11 10 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (8.77%) WLAN
12 8 (7.02%) OSPF
12 8 (7.02%) Unified Communications
13 7 (6.14%) Internet
14 6 (5.26%) BGP
15 5 (4.39%) IPsec
15 5 (4.39%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 17 (14.91%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.26%) Marketing
4 6 (5.26%) Multimedia
4 6 (5.26%) Retail
5 4 (3.51%) Banking
6 2 (1.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Games
7 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (17.54%) Data Centre Engineer
2 12 (10.53%) Analyst
3 11 (9.65%) Administrator
3 11 (9.65%) Network Administrator
3 11 (9.65%) Network Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Consultant
5 9 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 8 (7.02%) Cabling Engineer
6 8 (7.02%) IT Support
6 8 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) Network Specialist
8 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Network Security Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Security Specialist
9 5 (4.39%) Service Desk Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) Trainee
10 4 (3.51%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.46%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.89%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (6.14%) Driving Licence
4 6 (5.26%) CCTV
5 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.39%) EPoS
5 5 (4.39%) Life Science
6 4 (3.51%) Machine to Machine
6 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.63%) Apple TV
7 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.75%) AS400
8 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.88%) Fintech
9 1 (0.88%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.81%) Windows
2 16 (14.04%) Windows Server
3 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.14%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.39%) Android
5 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.51%) Linux
6 4 (3.51%) Solaris
7 3 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.75%) Unix
8 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.65%) Change Control
1 11 (9.65%) Change Management
2 10 (8.77%) Service Delivery
3 9 (7.89%) Project Management
4 8 (7.02%) CAD
4 8 (7.02%) ITIL
4 8 (7.02%) Time Management
5 7 (6.14%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.26%) Break/Fix
6 6 (5.26%) Migration
6 6 (5.26%) Proactive Management
7 5 (4.39%) Coaching
7 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
7 5 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (4.39%) Logistics
7 5 (4.39%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (4.39%) SIEM
7 5 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.51%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (3.51%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (25.44%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (21.05%) CCNA
3 16 (14.04%) CCNP
4 5 (4.39%) CCDP
4 5 (4.39%) MCP
5 4 (3.51%) CCIE
5 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.75%) MCITP
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Degree
7 1 (0.88%) MCSE
7 1 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.18%) SLA
2 7 (6.14%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.14%) QA
3 4 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.75%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.75%) XenApp
5 2 (1.75%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
2 5 (4.39%) WSUS
3 3 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (2.63%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (28.07%) Cisco
1 32 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.30%) HP
2 22 (19.30%) Juniper
3 12 (10.53%) Remedy
4 11 (9.65%) Fortinet
4 11 (9.65%) Motorola
4 11 (9.65%) VMware
5 8 (7.02%) Oracle
6 7 (6.14%) Apple
7 6 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 6 (5.26%) Citrix
7 6 (5.26%) SAP
8 5 (4.39%) Avaya
8 5 (4.39%) Google
8 5 (4.39%) McAfee
9 4 (3.51%) BT
9 4 (3.51%) GENBAND
10 3 (2.63%) Mitel
10 3 (2.63%) WatchGuard