Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Structured Cabling
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1024 1065 1065
Rank change year-on-year +41 0 +94
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 93 115 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.068% 0.081%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.41% 0.43% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 131
England median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -6.67% +2.02%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,500 £62,500 £54,250
UK median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.71% -6.67% +4.11%

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 22,755 26,522 30,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.99% 15.63% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18,051 21,671 24,880
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +64 54 £50,000 +33.33% 3
South East +13 16 £42,500 +25.00% 2
East of England +37 15 £45,000 +57.89% 5
North of England +27 9 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £32,500 - 1
North West +12 4 £30,000 -18.37% 1
Structured Cabling
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 46 (49.46%) Microsoft
2 41 (44.09%) Firewall
3 38 (40.86%) Cisco
4 34 (36.56%) Data Centre
5 26 (27.96%) Windows
6 24 (25.81%) LAN
6 24 (25.81%) Internet
7 23 (24.73%) Project Management
8 22 (23.66%) Finance
9 21 (22.58%) OSPF
9 21 (22.58%) BGP
9 21 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
9 21 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
10 20 (21.51%) Windows Server
10 20 (21.51%) Active Directory
10 20 (21.51%) Telecoms
11 19 (20.43%) VMware
11 19 (20.43%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (20.43%) PRINCE2
12 18 (19.35%) Wireless
13 16 (17.20%) ITIL
13 16 (17.20%) PBX
13 16 (17.20%) WAN
13 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.20%) SLA
14 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (16.13%) WLAN
14 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (15.05%) Degree
15 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Excel

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 2 (2.15%) Apache
1 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.15%) nginx
2 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (12.90%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (10.75%) MS Visio
4 9 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (8.60%) Revit
6 5 (5.38%) AutoCAD
6 5 (5.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Office 365
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) G Suite
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (44.09%) Firewall
2 24 (25.81%) Internet
2 24 (25.81%) LAN
3 21 (22.58%) BGP
3 21 (22.58%) Cisco IOS
3 21 (22.58%) OSPF
4 18 (19.35%) Wireless
5 16 (17.20%) PBX
5 16 (17.20%) TCP/IP
5 16 (17.20%) WAN
6 15 (16.13%) WLAN
7 12 (12.90%) DHCP
7 12 (12.90%) DNS
7 12 (12.90%) Network Security
8 11 (11.83%) Ethernet
8 11 (11.83%) VLAN
9 10 (10.75%) SSH
10 9 (9.68%) NX-OS
10 9 (9.68%) Unified Communications
11 8 (8.60%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.15%) Subversion
1 2 (2.15%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 20 (21.51%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.83%) Electronics
3 11 (11.83%) Retail
4 9 (9.68%) Banking
4 9 (9.68%) Financial Institution
4 9 (9.68%) Law
5 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.38%) Marketing
7 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
8 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Consultant
2 15 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
2 15 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Data Centre Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) IT Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Cabling Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) IT Support
6 7 (7.53%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.15%) Gearman
2 2 (2.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.56%) Data Centre
2 21 (22.58%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (10.75%) CCTV
4 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.45%) PKI
5 5 (5.38%) EPoS
6 4 (4.30%) Handset
6 4 (4.30%) User Experience
7 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
7 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.08%) iPhone
9 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) Windows
2 20 (21.51%) Windows Server
3 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.83%) Windows 7
5 10 (10.75%) Windows 10
6 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.38%) Linux
8 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.15%) Android
9 2 (2.15%) CentOS
9 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) Project Management
2 19 (20.43%) PRINCE2
3 16 (17.20%) ITIL
4 13 (13.98%) Change Management
5 12 (12.90%) Change Control
5 12 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (10.75%) Load Balancing
7 9 (9.68%) CAD
7 9 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (9.68%) Network Design
7 9 (9.68%) Network Management
8 8 (8.60%) Asset Management
8 8 (8.60%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (8.60%) Patch Management
8 8 (8.60%) Project Governance
8 8 (8.60%) Security Patching
8 8 (8.60%) Server Virtualisation
8 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.53%) Contract Negotiation
10 6 (6.45%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
1 2 (2.15%) PHP
1 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (15.05%) CCNP
3 14 (15.05%) Degree
4 11 (11.83%) MCSE
5 9 (9.68%) CCIE
5 9 (9.68%) CCSA
5 9 (9.68%) CCSE
6 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
7 6 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (6.45%) MCP
7 6 (6.45%) MCTS
8 5 (5.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.30%) BICSI Certification
10 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (2.15%) A+ Certification
11 2 (2.15%) BICSI RCDD
12 1 (1.08%) CCNA
12 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.20%) SLA
2 6 (6.45%) QA
3 3 (3.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.08%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (21.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.30%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (8.60%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (6.45%) Nagios
3 6 (6.45%) Nessus
4 5 (5.38%) SCCM
5 2 (2.15%) Ansible
6 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.08%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.08%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 46 (49.46%) Microsoft
2 38 (40.86%) Cisco
3 19 (20.43%) VMware
4 12 (12.90%) Palo Alto
5 9 (9.68%) CheckPoint
5 9 (9.68%) F5
6 8 (8.60%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) SAP
8 6 (6.45%) Apple
8 6 (6.45%) Avaya
8 6 (6.45%) CA
8 6 (6.45%) Fortinet
8 6 (6.45%) Splunk
8 6 (6.45%) WatchGuard
9 5 (5.38%) Meraki
10 4 (4.30%) Aruba
11 3 (3.23%) Google
12 2 (2.15%) Rackspace
12 2 (2.15%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.15%) Synology