Period
to 16 August 2018

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

Ethernet
England > North West
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 262 238 297
Rank change year-on-year -24 +59 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 99 137 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 1.04% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.47% 6.64% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 81 119 41
North West median annual salary £35,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.26% +2.63% +15.15%
10th Percentile £20,500 £20,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +15.15%

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 1,810 2,062 1,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.93% 15.65% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,463 1,668 1,487
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £22,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 August 2018.

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 16 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
Manchester -1 58 £27,000 -28.00% 13
Cheshire -16 41 £45,000 - 2
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 53 (53.54%) Telecoms
2 42 (42.42%) Cisco
3 34 (34.34%) MPLS
4 33 (33.33%) Wireless
5 32 (32.32%) WAN
6 31 (31.31%) VPN
7 29 (29.29%) VoIP
8 28 (28.28%) Firewall
9 27 (27.27%) LAN
10 26 (26.26%) DNS
11 24 (24.24%) SSL
12 22 (22.22%) Broadband
13 21 (21.21%) Advertising
14 20 (20.20%) OSPF
14 20 (20.20%) BGP
14 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
14 20 (20.20%) F5
15 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (19.19%) CCNA
15 19 (19.19%) SLA
15 19 (19.19%) IPsec
16 18 (18.18%) IP Telephony
17 17 (17.17%) Wireshark
18 16 (16.16%) DHCP
19 15 (15.15%) Network Security
20 14 (14.14%) Marketing
20 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
20 14 (14.14%) Juniper
20 14 (14.14%) Service Delivery
21 13 (13.13%) Validation

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 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.01%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.34%) MPLS
2 33 (33.33%) Wireless
3 32 (32.32%) WAN
4 31 (31.31%) VPN
5 29 (29.29%) VoIP
6 28 (28.28%) Firewall
7 27 (27.27%) LAN
8 26 (26.26%) DNS
9 24 (24.24%) SSL
10 22 (22.22%) Broadband
11 20 (20.20%) BGP
11 20 (20.20%) OSPF
12 19 (19.19%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (19.19%) IPsec
13 18 (18.18%) IP Telephony
14 17 (17.17%) Wireshark
15 16 (16.16%) DHCP
16 15 (15.15%) Network Security
17 13 (13.13%) Cisco PIX
18 12 (12.12%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) MySQL
2 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (53.54%) Telecoms
2 21 (21.21%) Advertising
3 14 (14.14%) Marketing
4 11 (11.11%) Retail
5 7 (7.07%) Finance
5 7 (7.07%) Manufacturing
6 5 (5.05%) Local Government
7 4 (4.04%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.02%) Electronics
9 1 (1.01%) Automotive
9 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (23.23%) Network Engineer
2 14 (14.14%) Product Manager
2 14 (14.14%) Telecoms Manager
2 14 (14.14%) Telecoms Product Manager
3 9 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 9 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 6 (6.06%) Analyst
4 6 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Administrator
5 5 (5.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (5.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.04%) Capacity Planner
6 4 (4.04%) IT Analyst
6 4 (4.04%) IT Support
6 4 (4.04%) Network Administrator
6 4 (4.04%) Network Support
6 4 (4.04%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.13%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.02%) CSS
2 2 (2.02%) LDAP
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (6.06%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.06%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.01%) FMCG
4 1 (1.01%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.10%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.02%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.14%) Service Delivery
2 13 (13.13%) Validation
3 12 (12.12%) Project Management
4 10 (10.10%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (10.10%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (10.10%) Security Patching
5 8 (8.08%) Service Management
6 7 (7.07%) Network Optimisation
6 7 (7.07%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (7.07%) Product Marketing
7 6 (6.06%) Analytics
7 6 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
7 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.05%) Commercial Awareness
9 4 (4.04%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (4.04%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (4.04%) Decision-Making
9 4 (4.04%) Network Design
9 4 (4.04%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.11%) C++
2 9 (9.09%) Assembly Language
2 9 (9.09%) C
2 9 (9.09%) Perl
3 5 (5.05%) Python
4 4 (4.04%) SQL
5 2 (2.02%) C#
5 2 (2.02%) PHP
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.01%) Java
6 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (20.20%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (19.19%) CCNA
3 9 (9.09%) CCNP
4 7 (7.07%) CCENT
5 2 (2.02%) Degree
5 2 (2.02%) MCITP
5 2 (2.02%) MCP
5 2 (2.02%) MCSE
5 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.19%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.10%) Firmware
3 3 (3.03%) KVM
3 3 (3.03%) QEMU
4 1 (1.01%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Cacti
1 1 (1.01%) Nagios
1 1 (1.01%) OpenNMS
1 1 (1.01%) Puppet
1 1 (1.01%) RANCID
1 1 (1.01%) SCCM
1 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (42.42%) Cisco
2 20 (20.20%) F5
3 14 (14.14%) Juniper
3 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (13.13%) Riverbed
5 7 (7.07%) VMware
6 6 (6.06%) Infoblox
6 6 (6.06%) Nimble Storage
7 5 (5.05%) Aruba
7 5 (5.05%) Blue Coat
7 5 (5.05%) HP
7 5 (5.05%) NETGEAR
7 5 (5.05%) Ruckus Wireless
8 4 (4.04%) Ericsson
8 4 (4.04%) Fortinet
8 4 (4.04%) Huawei
8 4 (4.04%) MikroTik
9 3 (3.03%) Openreach
10 2 (2.02%) BT
10 2 (2.02%) Virgin Media