Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England > South West
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 273 313
Rank change year-on-year -13 +40 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 59 63 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.62% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.09% 3.89% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 52 46 41
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £27,625 £27,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,625 £57,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% -5.26% +11.76%

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 1,908 1,621 2,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.92% 15.89% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,525 1,257 1,858
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.05%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Bristol -13 17 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Gloucestershire +34 16 £42,500 +9.68% 7
Wiltshire -8 10 £45,000 +9.76% 3
Somerset +12 6 £25,000 - 4
Dorset -45 4 - -
Devon +7 2 £44,500 +21.92%
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 34 (57.63%) C
2 23 (38.98%) Validation
2 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
3 20 (33.90%) VLAN
3 20 (33.90%) Cisco
4 18 (30.51%) IEC 61508
5 17 (28.81%) Wireless
5 17 (28.81%) Electronics
6 16 (27.12%) Embedded C
6 16 (27.12%) EMC
6 16 (27.12%) Windows
6 16 (27.12%) Linux
7 15 (25.42%) Aerospace
8 14 (23.73%) RS-232
8 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
9 12 (20.34%) CMMI
9 12 (20.34%) Firewall
9 12 (20.34%) Python
10 11 (18.64%) FreeRTOS
10 11 (18.64%) SafeRTOS
11 9 (15.25%) Oracle
11 9 (15.25%) MPLS
12 8 (13.56%) Juniper
12 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (13.56%) ISO 15765
12 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
12 8 (13.56%) DO-160
12 8 (13.56%) Embedded Software Development
13 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
13 7 (11.86%) Windows Server

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 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) OrCAD
1 4 (6.78%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.90%) VLAN
2 17 (28.81%) Wireless
3 14 (23.73%) RS-232
4 12 (20.34%) Firewall
5 9 (15.25%) MPLS
6 7 (11.86%) DHCP
6 7 (11.86%) DNS
6 7 (11.86%) IPv4
6 7 (11.86%) IPv6
6 7 (11.86%) LAN
6 7 (11.86%) SNMP
6 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
6 7 (11.86%) VoIP
6 7 (11.86%) WAN
6 7 (11.86%) WLAN
7 6 (10.17%) 802.11
7 6 (10.17%) IPsec
7 6 (10.17%) SSL
7 6 (10.17%) VPN
7 6 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (28.81%) Electronics
2 15 (25.42%) Aerospace
3 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.17%) Avionics
5 4 (6.78%) Legal
5 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.08%) Marketing
7 2 (3.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
2 16 (27.12%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Electronics Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Test and Validation Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Validation Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Verification Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.47%) Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Security Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.47%) Systems Support
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Electronics Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Principal Systems Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Research Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) 802.1X
2 3 (5.08%) Qt
2 3 (5.08%) WinForms
2 3 (5.08%) WPF
3 2 (3.39%) MFC
4 1 (1.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.78%) CAN bus
3 4 (6.78%) VHDL
4 3 (5.08%) State Machine
5 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) CPLD
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.12%) Linux
1 16 (27.12%) Windows
2 11 (18.64%) FreeRTOS
2 11 (18.64%) SafeRTOS
3 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
1 23 (38.98%) Validation
2 12 (20.34%) CMMI
3 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.56%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (11.86%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.17%) Functional Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Regression Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Test Strategy
5 6 (10.17%) UML
6 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.47%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Signal Processing
7 4 (6.78%) FPGA Design
7 4 (6.78%) PLM
7 4 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.78%) SDLC
7 4 (6.78%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) C
2 16 (27.12%) Embedded C
3 12 (20.34%) Python
4 6 (10.17%) C++
4 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.47%) SQL
6 4 (6.78%) C#
6 4 (6.78%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.69%) Groovy
8 1 (1.69%) Java
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.78%) CCNA
6 2 (3.39%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) CCENT
7 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) IEC 61508
2 8 (13.56%) DO-160
2 8 (13.56%) ISO 15765
3 4 (6.78%) DO-254
4 3 (5.08%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Cisco
2 16 (27.12%) EMC
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle
4 8 (13.56%) Juniper
5 6 (10.17%) Dell
6 5 (8.47%) Citrix
6 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.47%) NetApp
6 5 (8.47%) Riverbed
6 5 (8.47%) Symantec
6 5 (8.47%) VMware
7 2 (3.39%) Intel
7 2 (3.39%) Mitel
7 2 (3.39%) ShoreTel
8 1 (1.69%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.69%) Palo Alto