Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > North West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 223 312
Rank change year-on-year -34 +89 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 103 142 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.87% 1.10% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.13% 7.23% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 88 122 50
North West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.90% +16.67%
10th Percentile £20,425 £20,500 £26,675
90th Percentile £57,375 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.06% +4.44% +5.88%

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 2,007 1,964 1,897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 17.04% 15.24% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,635 1,573 1,585
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,350 £22,750 £22,000
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +16 67 £27,500 -26.67% 13
Cheshire -21 36 £45,000 - 4
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 52 (50.49%) Telecoms
2 49 (47.57%) Cisco
3 38 (36.89%) MPLS
4 35 (33.98%) Wireless
5 30 (29.13%) VPN
6 29 (28.16%) VoIP
7 28 (27.18%) WAN
7 28 (27.18%) Firewall
8 26 (25.24%) DNS
9 24 (23.30%) LAN
10 22 (21.36%) Broadband
10 22 (21.36%) SSL
11 21 (20.39%) OSPF
11 21 (20.39%) BGP
11 21 (20.39%) Advertising
12 20 (19.42%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (17.48%) SLA
13 18 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (16.50%) F5
14 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.50%) DHCP
14 17 (16.50%) Juniper
14 17 (16.50%) CCNA
15 16 (15.53%) IPsec
15 16 (15.53%) Office 365
15 16 (15.53%) IP Telephony
15 16 (15.53%) Network Security
15 16 (15.53%) 802.1X
16 15 (14.56%) Marketing
16 15 (14.56%) Project Management

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 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) IIS
2 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.97%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.89%) MPLS
2 35 (33.98%) Wireless
3 30 (29.13%) VPN
4 29 (28.16%) VoIP
5 28 (27.18%) Firewall
5 28 (27.18%) WAN
6 26 (25.24%) DNS
7 24 (23.30%) LAN
8 22 (21.36%) Broadband
8 22 (21.36%) SSL
9 21 (20.39%) BGP
9 21 (20.39%) OSPF
10 18 (17.48%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (16.50%) DHCP
12 16 (15.53%) IP Telephony
12 16 (15.53%) IPsec
12 16 (15.53%) Network Security
13 14 (13.59%) TCP/IP
14 13 (12.62%) Wireshark
15 11 (10.68%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) MySQL
1 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
General
1 52 (50.49%) Telecoms
2 21 (20.39%) Advertising
3 15 (14.56%) Marketing
4 11 (10.68%) Retail
5 9 (8.74%) Local Government
5 9 (8.74%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.80%) Finance
7 4 (3.88%) Electronics
7 4 (3.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Automotive
8 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (22.33%) Network Engineer
2 15 (14.56%) Product Manager
2 15 (14.56%) Telecoms Manager
2 15 (14.56%) Telecoms Product Manager
3 11 (10.68%) Technical Support
4 10 (9.71%) Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (4.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
6 5 (4.85%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 5 (4.85%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) NOC Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Provisioning Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.53%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.94%) CSS
2 2 (1.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.97%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.83%) Video Conferencing
1 6 (5.83%) Video\Live Streaming
2 5 (4.85%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.97%) FMCG
4 1 (0.97%) Infotainment
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Windows
2 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
2 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.94%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.56%) Project Management
2 14 (13.59%) Service Delivery
3 9 (8.74%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (8.74%) Validation
4 8 (7.77%) Load Balancing
4 8 (7.77%) Service Management
5 7 (6.80%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (5.83%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (5.83%) Network Optimisation
6 6 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.83%) Security Patching
7 5 (4.85%) Analytics
7 5 (4.85%) Commercial Awareness
7 5 (4.85%) ITIL
7 5 (4.85%) Mathematics
7 5 (4.85%) Network Design
7 5 (4.85%) Presales
8 4 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (3.88%) Decision-Making
8 4 (3.88%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) Perl
2 6 (5.83%) C++
2 6 (5.83%) Python
3 5 (4.85%) Assembly Language
3 5 (4.85%) C
4 4 (3.88%) SQL
5 3 (2.91%) PHP
6 1 (0.97%) C#
6 1 (0.97%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (19.42%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (16.50%) CCNA
3 8 (7.77%) CCNP
4 6 (5.83%) CCENT
5 3 (2.91%) Degree
6 2 (1.94%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.94%) MCITP
6 2 (1.94%) MCP
6 2 (1.94%) MCSE
6 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.97%) CCDP
7 1 (0.97%) CCIE
7 1 (0.97%) CCSE
7 1 (0.97%) CISSP
7 1 (0.97%) IISP
7 1 (0.97%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.48%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.83%) Firmware
3 3 (2.91%) KVM
3 3 (2.91%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Cacti
1 3 (2.91%) Nagios
1 3 (2.91%) RANCID
2 2 (1.94%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.94%) Puppet
2 2 (1.94%) SCCM
2 2 (1.94%) SCOM
3 1 (0.97%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.97%) QRadar
Vendors
1 49 (47.57%) Cisco
2 17 (16.50%) F5
2 17 (16.50%) Juniper
2 17 (16.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.71%) Riverbed
4 9 (8.74%) Aruba
4 9 (8.74%) HP
4 9 (8.74%) NETGEAR
4 9 (8.74%) Ruckus Wireless
5 8 (7.77%) Ericsson
6 6 (5.83%) Infoblox
6 6 (5.83%) Nimble Storage
6 6 (5.83%) VMware
7 5 (4.85%) Blue Coat
7 5 (4.85%) Brocade
7 5 (4.85%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.85%) Foundry
7 5 (4.85%) Huawei
8 3 (2.91%) Openreach
8 3 (2.91%) Redback