The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 155 141
Rank change year-on-year +25 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 6 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.20% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 1.67% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 19
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,586 £32,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  

Ethernet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 265 360 356
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.41% 12.27% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 211 215
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Ethernet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Scotland

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in Scotland

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in Scotland

Ethernet
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Lothian -5 6 £35,500 -16.47% 1
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
4 11 (57.89%) MPLS
4 11 (57.89%) OSPF
4 11 (57.89%) BGP
4 11 (57.89%) WAN
4 11 (57.89%) VLAN
5 10 (52.63%) EIGRP
5 10 (52.63%) Nokia
5 10 (52.63%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (36.84%) Project Management
6 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (31.58%) SAX
7 6 (31.58%) Time Management
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (31.58%) Network Design
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
9 3 (15.79%) Firewall
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
9 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
9 3 (15.79%) Avaya
10 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.53%) C++
10 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.53%) Electronics
10 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (10.53%) Fortinet

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) LAN
2 11 (57.89%) BGP
2 11 (57.89%) MPLS
2 11 (57.89%) OSPF
2 11 (57.89%) VLAN
2 11 (57.89%) WAN
3 10 (52.63%) EIGRP
3 10 (52.63%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) RS-232
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (5.26%) ICMP
8 1 (5.26%) IPsec
8 1 (5.26%) RIP
8 1 (5.26%) RS-485
8 1 (5.26%) SNMP
8 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
8 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 12 (63.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Network Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Data Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Data Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) DSP Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Security Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) VHDL Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) SAX
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.26%) ASIC
2 1 (5.26%) Verilog
2 1 (5.26%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Network Design
2 6 (31.58%) Time Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (5.26%) FPGA Design
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.26%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CCENT
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
1 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Nokia
3 3 (15.79%) Avaya
3 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
3 3 (15.79%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) Progress
5 1 (5.26%) Xilinx
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