Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > South West
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 295 271
Rank change year-on-year +26 -24 +39
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 57 39 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.56% 0.39% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.59% 2.27% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 40 39 67
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,875 £29,100 £25,150
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.06% +4.44% +5.88%

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 1,587 1,715 2,044
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.51% 17.02% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,273 1,420 1,690
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £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 20 October 2018.

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 20 October 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
Gloucestershire +31 24 £40,000 +25.00% 3
Bristol +15 13 £38,500 -20.62% 6
Wiltshire +3 10 £46,250 -15.91%
Dorset -34 5 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Somerset +30 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Cornwall -3 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 38 (66.67%) C
2 20 (35.09%) Firewall
3 19 (33.33%) Cisco
4 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
5 17 (29.82%) Wi-Fi
6 16 (28.07%) Linux
7 15 (26.32%) LAN
7 15 (26.32%) VPN
7 15 (26.32%) IPv4
7 15 (26.32%) IPv6
8 14 (24.56%) Wireless
9 13 (22.81%) Validation
9 13 (22.81%) VLAN
10 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 12 (21.05%) IPsec
10 12 (21.05%) SSL
10 12 (21.05%) Juniper
10 12 (21.05%) OSPF
11 11 (19.30%) Windows
11 11 (19.30%) Electronics
11 11 (19.30%) MPLS
11 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
11 11 (19.30%) IEC 61508
12 10 (17.54%) Python
12 10 (17.54%) VoIP
12 10 (17.54%) SNMP
12 10 (17.54%) Embedded C
13 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (15.79%) Shell Script
13 9 (15.79%) HTTP

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 (1.75%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) Firewall
2 17 (29.82%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (26.32%) IPv4
3 15 (26.32%) IPv6
3 15 (26.32%) LAN
3 15 (26.32%) VPN
4 14 (24.56%) Wireless
5 13 (22.81%) VLAN
6 12 (21.05%) IPsec
6 12 (21.05%) OSPF
6 12 (21.05%) SSL
7 11 (19.30%) MPLS
8 10 (17.54%) SNMP
8 10 (17.54%) VoIP
9 9 (15.79%) HTTP
9 9 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (15.79%) Network Security
9 9 (15.79%) RS-232
9 9 (15.79%) SSH
9 9 (15.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.26%) LabVIEW
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (19.30%) Electronics
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.77%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Embedded Engineer
1 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 11 (19.30%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Security Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Test Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) IT Trainer
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Trainer
4 6 (10.53%) Trainer
4 6 (10.53%) Verification Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Network Specialist
5 5 (8.77%) Test and Validation Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Validation Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Hardware Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Test Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) CAN bus
3 3 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.75%) Contactless
4 1 (1.75%) Cyber Warfare
4 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 5 (8.77%) FreeRTOS
3 5 (8.77%) SafeRTOS
3 5 (8.77%) Unix
4 3 (5.26%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Validation
2 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.79%) Network Management
3 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
3 9 (15.79%) Test Strategy
4 8 (14.04%) Collaborative Working
4 8 (14.04%) Functional Testing
4 8 (14.04%) Regression Testing
5 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
6 6 (10.53%) Coaching
6 6 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (8.77%) Adaptive Security
7 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.77%) Capacity Management
7 5 (8.77%) CMMI
7 5 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (8.77%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) C
2 10 (17.54%) Embedded C
2 10 (17.54%) Python
3 9 (15.79%) Shell Script
4 8 (14.04%) C++
5 2 (3.51%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
5 2 (3.51%) SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (15.79%) Degree
4 8 (14.04%) CCNP
5 7 (12.28%) DV Cleared
6 5 (8.77%) MCT
7 2 (3.51%) CCNA
8 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.75%) MCP
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) MCSE
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.30%) IEC 61508
2 6 (10.53%) QA
2 6 (10.53%) SLA
3 5 (8.77%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) NFS
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Cisco
2 12 (21.05%) Juniper
3 8 (14.04%) EMC
4 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.53%) WatchGuard
5 5 (8.77%) Brocade
5 5 (8.77%) BT
5 5 (8.77%) Forcepoint
5 5 (8.77%) McAfee
5 5 (8.77%) Meraki
5 5 (8.77%) Siemens
5 5 (8.77%) SolarWinds
5 5 (8.77%) Sophos
6 4 (7.02%) Dell
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 3 (5.26%) Agilent
8 1 (1.75%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.75%) Huawei
8 1 (1.75%) Radware