Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > North of England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 364 279 426
Rank change year-on-year -85 +147 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 119 239 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.51% 0.98% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.78% 6.76% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 103 207 102
North of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +33.80%
10th Percentile £21,950 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +19.05%

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 the North of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,148 3,538 3,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 13.37% 14.51% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,558 2,895 3,089
North of England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the North of England

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet in the North of England.

Salary trend for Ethernet in the North of England

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the North of England over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the North of England

Ethernet
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the North of England region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
North West -9 105 £40,000 - 20
Yorkshire -79 10 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North East -20 4 £42,500 - 3
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North of England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 61 (51.26%) Cisco
2 48 (40.34%) Telecoms
3 46 (38.66%) Firewall
4 43 (36.13%) VPN
5 42 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (35.29%) MPLS
6 41 (34.45%) OSPF
6 41 (34.45%) DNS
7 39 (32.77%) Wireless
8 35 (29.41%) CCNA
9 34 (28.57%) BGP
10 31 (26.05%) LAN
11 29 (24.37%) CCNP
11 29 (24.37%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (23.53%) VoIP
12 28 (23.53%) WAN
13 27 (22.69%) Juniper
14 26 (21.85%) Broadband
15 24 (20.17%) Wi-Fi
16 22 (18.49%) TACACS
16 22 (18.49%) SSL
16 22 (18.49%) TCP/IP
17 21 (17.65%) DHCP
17 21 (17.65%) F5
18 20 (16.81%) EIGRP
19 19 (15.97%) Wireshark
20 18 (15.13%) IPsec
20 18 (15.13%) Active Directory
21 17 (14.29%) C++
21 17 (14.29%) Ericsson

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of 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 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.84%) Apache
3 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) Office 365
2 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (38.66%) Firewall
2 43 (36.13%) VPN
3 42 (35.29%) MPLS
4 41 (34.45%) DNS
4 41 (34.45%) OSPF
5 39 (32.77%) Wireless
6 34 (28.57%) BGP
7 31 (26.05%) LAN
8 29 (24.37%) Cisco ASA
9 28 (23.53%) VoIP
9 28 (23.53%) WAN
10 26 (21.85%) Broadband
11 24 (20.17%) Wi-Fi
12 22 (18.49%) SSL
12 22 (18.49%) TACACS
12 22 (18.49%) TCP/IP
13 21 (17.65%) DHCP
14 20 (16.81%) EIGRP
15 19 (15.97%) Wireshark
16 18 (15.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) MySQL
1 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (40.34%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.72%) Advertising
2 8 (6.72%) Finance
3 7 (5.88%) Marketing
3 7 (5.88%) Retail
4 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.36%) Electronics
5 4 (3.36%) Games
5 4 (3.36%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.52%) Automotive
6 3 (2.52%) Legal
7 2 (1.68%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.84%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (24.37%) Network Engineer
2 12 (10.08%) Firmware Engineer
3 11 (9.24%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.40%) Administrator
5 9 (7.56%) Network Operations Team Leader
5 9 (7.56%) Network Team Leader
5 9 (7.56%) Operations Team Leader
5 9 (7.56%) Team Leader
6 8 (6.72%) Designer
6 8 (6.72%) Network Operations Specialist
6 8 (6.72%) Network Specialist
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
6 8 (6.72%) Senior Network Specialist
7 7 (5.88%) Junior
7 7 (5.88%) Product Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Telecoms Manager
7 7 (5.88%) Telecoms Product Manager
8 5 (4.20%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (4.20%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.36%) .NET
2 4 (3.36%) COM
3 2 (1.68%) LDAP
3 2 (1.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.84%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.08%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (5.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.36%) CAN bus
4 4 (3.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (3.36%) SCADA
4 4 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.36%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (2.52%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.84%) Clustering
6 1 (0.84%) Life Science
6 1 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.84%) Replication
6 1 (0.84%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.84%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.61%) Windows
2 8 (6.72%) Linux
3 7 (5.88%) Unix
3 7 (5.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.68%) AIX
5 2 (1.68%) CentOS
5 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.84%) Debian
6 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.45%) Configuration Management
1 16 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
2 15 (12.61%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (10.92%) Load Balancing
3 13 (10.92%) Validation
4 11 (9.24%) Software Engineering
5 10 (8.40%) Change Management
5 10 (8.40%) Network Management
5 10 (8.40%) Project Management
5 10 (8.40%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (8.40%) Security Patching
6 9 (7.56%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (7.56%) People Management
7 8 (6.72%) Analytics
7 8 (6.72%) Workload Management
8 7 (5.88%) ITIL
8 7 (5.88%) Product Marketing
8 7 (5.88%) Service Management
9 6 (5.04%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (5.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) C++
2 16 (13.45%) Perl
3 15 (12.61%) SQL
4 13 (10.92%) C
5 12 (10.08%) PHP
5 12 (10.08%) Python
6 9 (7.56%) Assembly Language
7 5 (4.20%) C#
8 4 (3.36%) Embedded C++
8 4 (3.36%) Java
9 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (29.41%) CCNA
3 29 (24.37%) CCNP
4 9 (7.56%) JNCIP
5 7 (5.88%) Degree
6 2 (1.68%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.68%) MCITP
6 2 (1.68%) MCP
6 2 (1.68%) MCSE
6 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.84%) CCENT
7 1 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.24%) SLA
2 10 (8.40%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (2.52%) ISO 26262
3 3 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.52%) MISRA
4 2 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 18 (15.13%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.92%) Firmware
3 3 (2.52%) KVM
3 3 (2.52%) QEMU
4 1 (0.84%) NFS
4 1 (0.84%) vCloud
4 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (8.40%) Cacti
1 10 (8.40%) Nagios
1 10 (8.40%) OpenNMS
1 10 (8.40%) Puppet
1 10 (8.40%) RANCID
1 10 (8.40%) SCCM
2 4 (3.36%) SCOM
3 2 (1.68%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 61 (51.26%) Cisco
2 27 (22.69%) Juniper
3 21 (17.65%) F5
4 17 (14.29%) Ericsson
5 13 (10.92%) Huawei
5 13 (10.92%) Riverbed
6 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.56%) Avaya
7 9 (7.56%) Brocade
7 9 (7.56%) Dell
7 9 (7.56%) Genesys
7 9 (7.56%) Verint
8 8 (6.72%) Foundry
9 4 (3.36%) Blue Coat
9 4 (3.36%) HP
9 4 (3.36%) Infoblox
9 4 (3.36%) Redback
9 4 (3.36%) Rockwell
9 4 (3.36%) VMware
9 4 (3.36%) ZyXEL