Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Structured Cabling
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 1060 1101
Rank change year-on-year -4 +41 +35
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 75 112 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.048% 0.068% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.42% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 66 87 115
England median annual salary £39,910 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.43% -16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,500 £57,000
UK median annual salary £39,821 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% -16.67% +12.50%

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 23,807 26,480 31,273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.08% 16.02% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18,936 21,618 26,143
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,899 £25,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 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 +33 44 £40,500 -3.28% 9
South East -2 13 £52,500 +59.09% 2
East of England +21 7 £30,000 +29.03% 1
Midlands +9 5 £29,000 -24.68%
North West +19 4 £36,500 -5.19% 2
North of England +17 4 £36,500 -5.19% 6
West Midlands +5 4 £26,000 -32.47%
South West +2 3 - -
East Midlands -10 1 £39,821 +6.19%
Structured Cabling
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
3 20 (26.67%) LAN
3 20 (26.67%) Cisco
4 19 (25.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (25.33%) WAN
4 19 (25.33%) Data Centre
5 18 (24.00%) Firewall
6 17 (22.67%) Internet
7 16 (21.33%) Finance
8 15 (20.00%) Wireless
8 15 (20.00%) MCSE
8 15 (20.00%) Windows
8 15 (20.00%) VLAN
9 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
10 13 (17.33%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (17.33%) OSPF
10 13 (17.33%) BGP
10 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (17.33%) ITIL
10 13 (17.33%) Palo Alto
11 12 (16.00%) CCNP
11 12 (16.00%) CheckPoint
11 12 (16.00%) CCSA
11 12 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (16.00%) 802.1X
11 12 (16.00%) F5
12 11 (14.67%) NX-OS
12 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared

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 3 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.67%) Apache
2 2 (2.67%) nginx
3 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (6.67%) Revit
4 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.33%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) G Suite
2 3 (4.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (26.67%) LAN
3 19 (25.33%) WAN
4 18 (24.00%) Firewall
5 17 (22.67%) Internet
6 15 (20.00%) VLAN
6 15 (20.00%) Wireless
7 13 (17.33%) BGP
7 13 (17.33%) OSPF
7 13 (17.33%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (16.00%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (14.67%) DHCP
9 11 (14.67%) DNS
9 11 (14.67%) NX-OS
9 11 (14.67%) VPN
10 9 (12.00%) Ethernet
10 9 (12.00%) PBX
11 4 (5.33%) FTP
11 4 (5.33%) VoIP
12 3 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.67%) Subversion
1 2 (2.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Telecoms
3 11 (14.67%) Banking
3 11 (14.67%) Financial Institution
3 11 (14.67%) Law
4 7 (9.33%) Multimedia
5 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.33%) Retail
6 2 (2.67%) Billing
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Senior Network Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Consultant
5 9 (12.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) IT Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Cabling Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) IT Support
8 5 (6.67%) Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) IT Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) CAD Technician
9 4 (5.33%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.67%) Gearman
2 2 (2.67%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) XMPP
3 1 (1.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (13.33%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (10.67%) CCTV
4 5 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (5.33%) Handset
6 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.67%) User Experience
8 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.33%) Clustering
8 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.33%) iPhone
8 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.00%) Mac OS
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.67%) Android
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Unix
6 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) ITIL
2 11 (14.67%) Load Balancing
2 11 (14.67%) Network Design
3 9 (12.00%) CAD
3 9 (12.00%) Change Control
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 8 (10.67%) Project Management
5 7 (9.33%) Asset Management
5 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.00%) Change Management
6 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (8.00%) Line Management
7 5 (6.67%) Service Management
8 4 (5.33%) Coaching
8 4 (5.33%) Document Management
8 4 (5.33%) Network Management
8 4 (5.33%) Project Governance
8 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.33%) Workflow
9 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) C
2 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.67%) PHP
2 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.67%) SQL
3 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (20.00%) MCSE
3 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (16.00%) CCNP
4 12 (16.00%) CCSA
5 11 (14.67%) CCIE
5 11 (14.67%) CCSE
5 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
6 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.00%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) BICSI RCDD
8 5 (6.67%) MCITP
9 3 (4.00%) A+ Certification
9 3 (4.00%) BICSI Certification
9 3 (4.00%) NVQ Level 3
10 2 (2.67%) CCNA
10 2 (2.67%) MCP
10 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (1.33%) HNC
11 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
2 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.67%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.67%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.67%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.33%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.67%) Cisco
3 13 (17.33%) Palo Alto
4 12 (16.00%) CheckPoint
4 12 (16.00%) F5
5 9 (12.00%) HP
6 4 (5.33%) Google
7 3 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (2.67%) Apple
8 2 (2.67%) Aruba
8 2 (2.67%) BT
8 2 (2.67%) McAfee
8 2 (2.67%) NETGEAR
8 2 (2.67%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.67%) Red Box
8 2 (2.67%) Remedy
8 2 (2.67%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.67%) Synology
8 2 (2.67%) VMware
8 2 (2.67%) WatchGuard