Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > South East
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 388 366 353
Rank change year-on-year -22 -13 -42
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 168 199 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.63% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 2.99% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 129 164 291
South East median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £27,450 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £78,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.61% +9.52%

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 South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,465 6,658 8,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.26% 21.21% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,275 5,325 6,917
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,850 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the South East over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Thames Valley +19 99 £50,000 -9.09% 18
Surrey +6 50 £67,500 +80.00% 2
Berkshire +29 49 £57,500 -11.54% 8
Oxfordshire -2 40 £47,000 -10.48% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 10 £45,000 -12.20% 7
Hampshire -54 10 £36,000 -16.28% 3
West Sussex -17 4 £65,000 +33.33% 1
Kent +16 2 £22,500 -33.82%
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South East region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 110 (65.48%) Cisco
2 99 (58.93%) Cisco Certification
3 95 (56.55%) VPN
4 88 (52.38%) WAN
5 80 (47.62%) BGP
6 76 (45.24%) Firewall
7 72 (42.86%) CCNP
8 70 (41.67%) OSPF
9 66 (39.29%) MPLS
10 62 (36.90%) VLAN
11 61 (36.31%) ITIL
12 59 (35.12%) Juniper
13 57 (33.93%) Data Centre
14 51 (30.36%) TCP/IP
15 49 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
16 48 (28.57%) LAN
17 47 (27.98%) Cisco Nexus
18 46 (27.38%) Network Security
19 44 (26.19%) SNMP
20 43 (25.60%) Load Balancing
20 43 (25.60%) Wireless
21 42 (25.00%) SSL
22 41 (24.40%) CCNA
22 41 (24.40%) Degree
23 40 (23.81%) IPsec
24 39 (23.21%) Linux
25 38 (22.62%) SolarWinds
26 37 (22.02%) Palo Alto
27 35 (20.83%) Network Management
27 35 (20.83%) F5

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 20 (11.90%) IIS
2 4 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.60%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.31%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 95 (56.55%) VPN
2 88 (52.38%) WAN
3 80 (47.62%) BGP
4 76 (45.24%) Firewall
5 70 (41.67%) OSPF
6 66 (39.29%) MPLS
7 62 (36.90%) VLAN
8 51 (30.36%) TCP/IP
9 49 (29.17%) Cisco ASA
10 48 (28.57%) LAN
11 47 (27.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 46 (27.38%) Network Security
13 44 (26.19%) SNMP
14 43 (25.60%) Wireless
15 42 (25.00%) SSL
16 40 (23.81%) IPsec
17 27 (16.07%) DNS
18 26 (15.48%) VoIP
19 22 (13.10%) DHCP
19 22 (13.10%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) GCC
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.60%) CMake
2 1 (0.60%) CppUnit
2 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.60%) GDB
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) GNU Toolchain
2 1 (0.60%) Hudson
2 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 29 (17.26%) Telecoms
2 22 (13.10%) Finance
3 10 (5.95%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.17%) Games
5 6 (3.57%) Billing
5 6 (3.57%) Electronics
6 5 (2.98%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.98%) Retail
7 3 (1.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 70 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 34 (20.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 22 (13.10%) Architect
4 14 (8.33%) Network Manager
4 14 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 12 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
6 11 (6.55%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.95%) Cisco Engineer
7 10 (5.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 10 (5.95%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 10 (5.95%) Senior Security Engineer
8 8 (4.76%) Consultant
8 8 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 8 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) IP Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) IP Network Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) Network Operations Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.33%) Web Services
2 6 (3.57%) RFC 2547
3 2 (1.19%) Java EE
3 2 (1.19%) JSON
3 2 (1.19%) Middleware
3 2 (1.19%) REST
3 2 (1.19%) SOAP
3 2 (1.19%) WSDL
3 2 (1.19%) XSD
4 1 (0.60%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) XML
4 1 (0.60%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.60%) XSLT
4 1 (0.60%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.93%) Data Centre
2 29 (17.26%) Computer Science
3 24 (14.29%) Clustering
4 13 (7.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 12 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
6 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.76%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.17%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.57%) FlexPod
8 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.57%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.79%) PKI
10 3 (1.79%) VHDL
11 2 (1.19%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.60%) CMDB
12 1 (0.60%) GPGPU
12 1 (0.60%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 39 (23.21%) Linux
2 25 (14.88%) Windows
3 15 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.14%) Unix
5 10 (5.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.17%) Android
6 7 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 7 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (1.79%) SUSE
9 2 (1.19%) AIX
9 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.60%) VMS
10 1 (0.60%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.31%) ITIL
2 43 (25.60%) Load Balancing
3 35 (20.83%) Network Management
4 33 (19.64%) Network Design
5 32 (19.05%) Network Monitoring
6 28 (16.67%) Change Management
7 25 (14.88%) Penetration Testing
8 24 (14.29%) Project Management
9 22 (13.10%) Presales
10 19 (11.31%) E-Commerce
10 19 (11.31%) Mentoring
10 19 (11.31%) Network Virtualisation
11 18 (10.71%) ITIL V3
11 18 (10.71%) SIEM
12 17 (10.12%) Capacity Management
12 17 (10.12%) Incident Management
13 16 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
13 16 (9.52%) Web Filtering
14 13 (7.74%) PRINCE2
15 12 (7.14%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.07%) C
2 16 (9.52%) C++
2 16 (9.52%) Perl
3 15 (8.93%) Python
4 14 (8.33%) Java
5 12 (7.14%) Ruby
6 6 (3.57%) SQL
7 5 (2.98%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.98%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.79%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.60%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.60%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (58.93%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (42.86%) CCNP
3 41 (24.40%) CCNA
3 41 (24.40%) Degree
4 19 (11.31%) CCDP
5 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared
6 15 (8.93%) CISSP
6 15 (8.93%) JNCIP
7 14 (8.33%) CCIE
8 12 (7.14%) CCSE
8 12 (7.14%) IISP
8 12 (7.14%) ISSAP
9 11 (6.55%) SC Cleared
10 10 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (5.36%) DV Cleared
12 8 (4.76%) CCIP
13 6 (3.57%) CCDA
13 6 (3.57%) JNCIA
14 5 (2.98%) CCSP
15 4 (2.38%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.52%) QA
2 11 (6.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.19%) PMO
4 1 (0.60%) IEC 61131
4 1 (0.60%) JTAG
4 1 (0.60%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 9 (5.36%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.98%) vSphere
6 3 (1.79%) FreeRADIUS
7 2 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (7.14%) QRadar
2 9 (5.36%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (2.98%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.79%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.19%) Nagios
6 2 (1.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 110 (65.48%) Cisco
2 59 (35.12%) Juniper
3 38 (22.62%) SolarWinds
4 37 (22.02%) Palo Alto
5 35 (20.83%) F5
6 28 (16.67%) HP
7 27 (16.07%) Fortinet
8 26 (15.48%) Aruba
8 26 (15.48%) Microsoft
9 25 (14.88%) CheckPoint
10 20 (11.90%) Dell
11 17 (10.12%) VMware
12 14 (8.33%) 3Com
12 14 (8.33%) Forcepoint
12 14 (8.33%) IBM
13 12 (7.14%) LogRhythm
13 12 (7.14%) Meraki
13 12 (7.14%) Splunk
13 12 (7.14%) Tufin
14 10 (5.95%) Red Hat