Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 167 206
Rank change year-on-year -30 +39 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 30 24 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.54% 0.52% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 3.65% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 29
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +34.33% -12.99%
10th Percentile £34,050 £32,575 £19,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,875 £44,093
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £44,141
% change year-on-year +17.65% -3.72% +10.35%

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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 720 657 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.03% 14.28% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 479 428 448
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £59,575
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 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
Edinburgh -10 11 £40,000 -3.61% 1
Glasgow -19 11 £40,000 +14.29% 2
West Lothian -5 4 £42,500 +21.06% 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Highlands - 1 - - 3
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,500 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 13 (43.33%) BGP
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (33.33%) Firewall
4 10 (33.33%) CCNP
5 9 (30.00%) C++
5 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 8 (26.67%) CCNA
6 8 (26.67%) MPLS
6 8 (26.67%) RS-485
7 7 (23.33%) Juniper
7 7 (23.33%) VPN
7 7 (23.33%) C
8 6 (20.00%) VoIP
8 6 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) JNCIP
9 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 5 (16.67%) LabVIEW
9 5 (16.67%) LabWindows
9 5 (16.67%) Network Design
9 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 5 (16.67%) CCIP
9 5 (16.67%) Unix
9 5 (16.67%) EIGRP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (16.67%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) BGP
2 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 8 (26.67%) MPLS
3 8 (26.67%) RS-485
3 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (23.33%) VPN
5 6 (20.00%) VoIP
6 5 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 4 (13.33%) ADSL
7 4 (13.33%) RS-232
7 4 (13.33%) VLAN
7 4 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
8 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (10.00%) OSPF
9 2 (6.67%) Internet
9 2 (6.67%) RSVP
9 2 (6.67%) SDH
9 2 (6.67%) SONET
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
1 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IP Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) IP Design Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Core Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Core Network Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) RFC 2547
2 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Life Science
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.33%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) Network Design
2 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Process Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) B2B
5 2 (6.67%) Business Development
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (3.33%) Service Design
6 1 (3.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) C++
2 7 (23.33%) C
3 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++
3 2 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (33.33%) CCNP
3 8 (26.67%) CCNA
4 5 (16.67%) CCIP
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) JNCIP
5 3 (10.00%) CCDP
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.33%) CCENT
7 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) JTAG
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) Firmware
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (3.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Cisco
2 7 (23.33%) Juniper
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Progress