Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > South West
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 298 288 273
Rank change year-on-year -10 -15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 28 37 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% 2.01% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 44
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,175 £29,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,300 £67,500 £61,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,429 1,841 1,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.65% 18.42% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 1,483 1,493
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,750 £23,845
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,650 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the South West

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in the South West

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the South West over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the South West

Ethernet
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Gloucestershire +24 12 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Bristol +6 8 £34,736 -30.53% 11
Dorset +15 4 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Devon -1 3 £59,000 +32.58%
Wiltshire -9 1 - - 5
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 13 (46.43%) C
2 12 (42.86%) Firewall
3 10 (35.71%) LAN
3 10 (35.71%) VPN
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (28.57%) MPLS
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (28.57%) Degree
5 7 (25.00%) WAN
5 7 (25.00%) OSPF
6 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 6 (21.43%) VoIP
6 6 (21.43%) C++
6 6 (21.43%) Wireless
6 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
7 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
7 5 (17.86%) Network Management
7 5 (17.86%) Electronics
7 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) BGP
7 5 (17.86%) CCNP
8 4 (14.29%) CCNA
8 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 4 (14.29%) IPv4
8 4 (14.29%) IPv6

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) LAN
2 10 (35.71%) VPN
3 8 (28.57%) MPLS
3 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (25.00%) OSPF
4 7 (25.00%) WAN
5 6 (21.43%) VoIP
5 6 (21.43%) Wireless
6 5 (17.86%) BGP
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (14.29%) 3G
7 4 (14.29%) 4G
7 4 (14.29%) IPv4
7 4 (14.29%) IPv6
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.71%) BGP-4
8 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
8 3 (10.71%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (17.86%) Electronics
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) IT Trainer
2 3 (10.71%) Network Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Security Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Trainer
2 3 (10.71%) Trainer
3 2 (7.14%) Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Hardware Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Optoelectronics
3 2 (7.14%) PKI
3 2 (7.14%) PMI
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Network Management
2 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (14.29%) SDLC
2 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Adaptive Security
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.71%) Coaching
3 3 (10.71%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (10.71%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (10.71%) Physics
3 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
3 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C
2 6 (21.43%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 4 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) CCNP
4 4 (14.29%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) MCT
5 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.57%) MCP
7 1 (3.57%) MCSA
7 1 (3.57%) MCSE
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) NFS
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 6 (21.43%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) WatchGuard
4 3 (10.71%) Brocade
4 3 (10.71%) BT
4 3 (10.71%) Forcepoint
4 3 (10.71%) McAfee
4 3 (10.71%) Meraki
4 3 (10.71%) Siemens
4 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
4 3 (10.71%) Sophos
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Intel
6 1 (3.57%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (3.57%) Radware
6 1 (3.57%) Xilinx