The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Gigabit Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
England / South East
Rank - - 450
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.049%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - £27,500

Gigabit 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 the South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2933 4210 4434
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.81% 21.92% 21.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2369 3574 3397
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Gigabit Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Gigabit Ethernet in the South East

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Gigabit Ethernet in the South East