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

Ethernet
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 294 272
Rank change year-on-year +37 -22 +45
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 81 45 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 0.43% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 2.82% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 64 43 67
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £28,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +15.15%

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 1,869 1,593 2,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.29% 15.24% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,485 1,273 1,830
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 July 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 July 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 +40 31 £40,000 +25.00% 5
Bristol 0 17 £52,500 +12.30% 3
Wiltshire - 17 £45,000 - 2
Somerset - 8 £35,000 -
Dorset -39 5 - - 5
Cornwall -3 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 54 (66.67%) C
2 27 (33.33%) Cisco
2 27 (33.33%) Validation
2 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 25 (30.86%) VLAN
3 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
4 24 (29.63%) Linux
5 23 (28.40%) IEC 61508
6 22 (27.16%) Electronics
6 22 (27.16%) Wireless
7 21 (25.93%) Firewall
7 21 (25.93%) Windows
7 21 (25.93%) Embedded C
8 20 (24.69%) Python
8 20 (24.69%) RS-232
9 19 (23.46%) IPv4
9 19 (23.46%) IPv6
9 19 (23.46%) EMC
10 18 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
11 17 (20.99%) SSL
11 17 (20.99%) SC Cleared
12 16 (19.75%) Juniper
12 16 (19.75%) IPsec
13 15 (18.52%) Aerospace
13 15 (18.52%) SNMP
13 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
14 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
14 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
14 14 (17.28%) SSH
15 13 (16.05%) Regression Testing

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 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) OrCAD
1 4 (4.94%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.94%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.86%) VLAN
2 22 (27.16%) Wireless
3 21 (25.93%) Firewall
4 20 (24.69%) RS-232
5 19 (23.46%) IPv4
5 19 (23.46%) IPv6
6 18 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 17 (20.99%) SSL
8 16 (19.75%) IPsec
9 15 (18.52%) SNMP
10 14 (17.28%) SSH
11 12 (14.81%) 802.11
11 12 (14.81%) LAN
11 12 (14.81%) VPN
12 10 (12.35%) MPLS
13 9 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (11.11%) OSPF
13 9 (11.11%) VoIP
14 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
14 8 (9.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.23%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) LabVIEW
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (27.16%) Electronics
2 15 (18.52%) Aerospace
3 11 (13.58%) Finance
4 5 (6.17%) Automotive
4 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.94%) Avionics
6 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Embedded Engineer
2 21 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 19 (23.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Test Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Security Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Verification Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Test and Validation Engineer
6 10 (12.35%) Validation Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Electronics Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.94%) Administrator
10 4 (4.94%) Lead Electronics Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Lead Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Principal Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Principal Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Research Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Systems Support
10 4 (4.94%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) Qt
2 3 (3.70%) WinForms
2 3 (3.70%) WPF
3 1 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (4.94%) CAN bus
5 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) State Machine
6 2 (2.47%) PKI
6 2 (2.47%) VHDL
7 1 (1.23%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.23%) Contactless
7 1 (1.23%) Cyber Warfare
7 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.23%) Fintech
7 1 (1.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Linux
2 21 (25.93%) Windows
3 12 (14.81%) FreeRTOS
3 12 (14.81%) SafeRTOS
4 4 (4.94%) Unix
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.70%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 27 (33.33%) Validation
2 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
3 14 (17.28%) Test Strategy
4 13 (16.05%) Functional Testing
4 13 (16.05%) Regression Testing
5 11 (13.58%) CMMI
5 11 (13.58%) Embedded Software Development
6 9 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
7 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.41%) Network Management
9 6 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.17%) Mechatronics
10 5 (6.17%) Scrum
11 4 (4.94%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (4.94%) Signal Processing
11 4 (4.94%) UML
11 4 (4.94%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 54 (66.67%) C
2 21 (25.93%) Embedded C
3 20 (24.69%) Python
4 14 (17.28%) Shell Script
5 10 (12.35%) C++
6 4 (4.94%) C#
6 4 (4.94%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.94%) SQL
7 2 (2.47%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.23%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.23%) Groovy
8 1 (1.23%) Java
8 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) Security Cleared
2 17 (20.99%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (11.11%) Degree
5 8 (9.88%) DV Cleared
6 5 (6.17%) CCNP
7 3 (3.70%) MCT
8 2 (2.47%) CCNA
9 1 (1.23%) CCENT
9 1 (1.23%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (28.40%) IEC 61508
2 10 (12.35%) ISO 15765
3 5 (6.17%) DO-160
3 5 (6.17%) QA
4 4 (4.94%) SLA
5 3 (3.70%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.23%) DO-254
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Firmware
2 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.70%) NFS
4 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 27 (33.33%) Cisco
2 19 (23.46%) EMC
3 16 (19.75%) Juniper
4 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.41%) Dell
5 6 (7.41%) VMware
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle
7 4 (4.94%) Citrix
7 4 (4.94%) NetApp
7 4 (4.94%) Riverbed
7 4 (4.94%) Symantec
8 3 (3.70%) Agilent
8 3 (3.70%) Brocade
8 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.70%) McAfee
8 3 (3.70%) Meraki
8 3 (3.70%) Siemens
8 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.70%) Sophos
8 3 (3.70%) WatchGuard