Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 303 326
Rank change year-on-year +59 +23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 130 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.99% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.66% 2.68% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 110 48 44
North West median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,400 £26,700 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1953 1941 1914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.85% 15.58% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1564 1600 1516
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the North West

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in the North West

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the North West

Ethernet
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cheshire +28 62 £41,000 +3.80%
Manchester +3 55 £37,500 -1.32% 9
Merseyside +25 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Lancashire - 3 - -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ethernet 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 North West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 69 (53.08%) Cisco
2 59 (45.38%) BGP
3 58 (44.62%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (42.31%) Firewall
5 49 (37.69%) OSPF
6 48 (36.92%) VPN
7 46 (35.38%) MPLS
8 45 (34.62%) CCNP
9 43 (33.08%) TCP/IP
10 42 (32.31%) WAN
11 39 (30.00%) LAN
11 39 (30.00%) Degree
12 36 (27.69%) Linux
13 34 (26.15%) Telecoms
13 34 (26.15%) Broadband
14 32 (24.62%) Unix
14 32 (24.62%) IPsec
15 31 (23.85%) Juniper
15 31 (23.85%) EIGRP
15 31 (23.85%) DNS
16 30 (23.08%) Wireless
16 30 (23.08%) Load Balancing
16 30 (23.08%) F5
17 29 (22.31%) TACACS
17 29 (22.31%) VoIP
18 27 (20.77%) SNMP
19 26 (20.00%) ITIL
19 26 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
19 26 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
20 25 (19.23%) Cisco IOS

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (3.08%) WinCC
Applications
1 9 (6.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 59 (45.38%) BGP
2 55 (42.31%) Firewall
3 49 (37.69%) OSPF
4 48 (36.92%) VPN
5 46 (35.38%) MPLS
6 43 (33.08%) TCP/IP
7 42 (32.31%) WAN
8 39 (30.00%) LAN
9 34 (26.15%) Broadband
10 32 (24.62%) IPsec
11 31 (23.85%) DNS
11 31 (23.85%) EIGRP
12 30 (23.08%) Wireless
13 29 (22.31%) TACACS
13 29 (22.31%) VoIP
14 27 (20.77%) SNMP
15 26 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (17.69%) Wireshark
18 21 (16.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.08%) RDBMS
1 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
1 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Blend
1 4 (3.08%) MSI
1 4 (3.08%) MSTest
1 4 (3.08%) NuGet
1 4 (3.08%) NUnit
1 4 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (3.08%) Visual Studio
1 4 (3.08%) WiX
2 3 (2.31%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (26.15%) Telecoms
2 24 (18.46%) Finance
3 15 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.38%) Financial Institution
5 6 (4.62%) Marketing
6 4 (3.08%) Automotive
7 3 (2.31%) Banking
7 3 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Billing
8 2 (1.54%) Electronics
8 2 (1.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (27.69%) Network Engineer
2 17 (13.08%) Operations Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Administrator
4 15 (11.54%) Unix Administrator
5 9 (6.92%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) Commissioning Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) PLC Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) PLC Software Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Field Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.62%) Analyst
8 6 (4.62%) Designer
8 6 (4.62%) Network Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) NOC Engineer
8 6 (4.62%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.85%) Broadband Technician
9 5 (3.85%) Implementation Engineer
9 5 (3.85%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.15%) CSS
2 7 (5.38%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) 802.1X
3 6 (4.62%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.85%) COM
5 4 (3.08%) .NET Compact Framework
5 4 (3.08%) Entity Framework
5 4 (3.08%) Lambda Expressions
5 4 (3.08%) LINQ
5 4 (3.08%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (3.08%) NHibernate
5 4 (3.08%) Silverlight
5 4 (3.08%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (3.08%) WCF
5 4 (3.08%) Web Services
5 4 (3.08%) WPF
5 4 (3.08%) XML
5 4 (3.08%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.85%) Clustering
1 18 (13.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.23%) Driving Licence
2 12 (9.23%) SCADA
3 7 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (3.85%) Life Science
5 4 (3.08%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.08%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 4 (3.08%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (27.69%) Linux
2 32 (24.62%) Unix
3 24 (18.46%) Windows
4 20 (15.38%) AIX
4 20 (15.38%) Solaris
5 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (8.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.85%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 26 (20.00%) ITIL
2 26 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 23 (17.69%) Configuration Management
4 17 (13.08%) Network Management
5 12 (9.23%) Software Engineering
6 11 (8.46%) Service Management
7 10 (7.69%) Change Management
7 10 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 10 (7.69%) ITSM
7 10 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
8 9 (6.92%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.38%) Asset Management
11 6 (4.62%) UML
12 5 (3.85%) Fault Management
12 5 (3.85%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.85%) Network Design
12 5 (3.85%) Product Management
12 5 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.69%) C
1 10 (7.69%) Python
1 10 (7.69%) SQL
2 7 (5.38%) C#
2 7 (5.38%) C++
3 4 (3.08%) XAML
4 3 (2.31%) Java
4 3 (2.31%) Perl
4 3 (2.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (44.62%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (34.62%) CCNP
3 39 (30.00%) Degree
4 14 (10.77%) CCNA
4 14 (10.77%) JNCIP
5 13 (10.00%) CCIE
6 8 (6.15%) HNC
7 6 (4.62%) CCDP
8 3 (2.31%) CCDE
8 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.54%) CCENT
10 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.77%) MCITP
10 1 (0.77%) MCP
10 1 (0.77%) MCSE
10 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.62%) PMO
3 5 (3.85%) SLA
4 2 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (8.46%) Active Directory
1 11 (8.46%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (11.54%) Cacti
2 10 (7.69%) Nagios
2 10 (7.69%) OpenNMS
2 10 (7.69%) Puppet
2 10 (7.69%) RANCID
2 10 (7.69%) SCCM
3 8 (6.15%) FortiGate
3 8 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.31%) SCOM
6 2 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 69 (53.08%) Cisco
2 31 (23.85%) Juniper
3 30 (23.08%) F5
4 23 (17.69%) Microsoft
5 19 (14.62%) Riverbed
6 17 (13.08%) Ericsson
7 12 (9.23%) Rockwell
7 12 (9.23%) Siemens
8 10 (7.69%) Brocade
8 10 (7.69%) Foundry
8 10 (7.69%) Huawei
8 10 (7.69%) Veritas
9 8 (6.15%) BT
10 7 (5.38%) Redback
11 5 (3.85%) SolarWinds
12 4 (3.08%) Allen-Bradley
12 4 (3.08%) Openreach
13 3 (2.31%) Blue Coat
13 3 (2.31%) Palo Alto
13 3 (2.31%) VMware