Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 525 629 571
Rank change year-on-year +104 -58 +24
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 163 501 755
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 2.34% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 138 389 552
Median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £23,775 £27,400 £27,525
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,750 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +6.11% +2.27% -

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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 7,559 21,401 24,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.20% 15.54% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,029 16,528 19,303
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,261 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ethernet.

Salary trend for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ethernet over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the UK over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. 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
England +91 151 £47,500 - 66
UK excluding London +78 114 £47,750 +6.11% 59
North of England +133 45 £45,000 +28.57% 13
London +202 44 £40,000 -23.81% 16
Yorkshire +137 32 £50,000 +60.00% 10
South East +78 27 £50,000 -6.98% 11
Work from Home +20 17 £50,000 - 9
Midlands +98 15 £50,000 +5.26% 6
South West +96 14 £40,000 - 9
North West +92 13 £23,000 -51.58% 3
West Midlands +91 10 £52,500 +7.44% 3
Scotland +96 7 £48,000 +42.22% 5
East of England +122 5 £40,000 -11.11% 11
East Midlands +71 5 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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 with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 53 (32.52%) MPLS
2 52 (31.90%) TCP/IP
3 45 (27.61%) Telecoms
4 40 (24.54%) Wireless
5 38 (23.31%) C
6 37 (22.70%) Software Engineering
7 36 (22.09%) Windows
8 34 (20.86%) Microsoft
9 30 (18.40%) C++
10 29 (17.79%) Python
10 29 (17.79%) Cisco
11 27 (16.56%) Firewall
12 26 (15.95%) BGP
12 26 (15.95%) WAN
13 25 (15.34%) VoIP
14 24 (14.72%) VPN
14 24 (14.72%) Internet
14 24 (14.72%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (14.72%) VLAN
15 23 (14.11%) Electronics
15 23 (14.11%) Linux
16 22 (13.50%) DNS
16 22 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
17 21 (12.88%) VMware
18 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Office
18 20 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
19 19 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (11.66%) Computer Science
20 18 (11.04%) OSPF
20 18 (11.04%) Embedded C

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (6.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.13%) Confluence
3 9 (5.52%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (12.27%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.61%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.45%) Azure
1 4 (2.45%) Office 365
2 3 (1.84%) AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Azure Functions
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 53 (32.52%) MPLS
2 52 (31.90%) TCP/IP
3 40 (24.54%) Wireless
4 27 (16.56%) Firewall
5 26 (15.95%) BGP
5 26 (15.95%) WAN
6 25 (15.34%) VoIP
7 24 (14.72%) Internet
7 24 (14.72%) VLAN
7 24 (14.72%) VPN
7 24 (14.72%) Wi-Fi
8 22 (13.50%) DNS
9 18 (11.04%) OSPF
10 17 (10.43%) Network Security
11 16 (9.82%) Broadband
12 15 (9.20%) DHCP
12 15 (9.20%) RS-232
12 15 (9.20%) RS-485
13 13 (7.98%) Bluetooth
13 13 (7.98%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.91%) JIRA
3 5 (3.07%) GCC
3 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.45%) Subversion
5 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.61%) Babel
6 1 (0.61%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.61%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.61%) Selenium
6 1 (0.61%) webpack
General
1 45 (27.61%) Telecoms
2 23 (14.11%) Electronics
3 16 (9.82%) Manufacturing
4 13 (7.98%) Automotive
5 9 (5.52%) Banking
6 6 (3.68%) Finance
6 6 (3.68%) Military
7 5 (3.07%) Aerospace
7 5 (3.07%) French Language
7 5 (3.07%) German Language
7 5 (3.07%) Italian Language
7 5 (3.07%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.84%) Advertising
9 2 (1.23%) Marketing
10 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (21.47%) Embedded Engineer
2 33 (20.25%) Software Engineer
3 32 (19.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 29 (17.79%) Network Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
6 15 (9.20%) Analyst
7 9 (5.52%) Design Engineer
7 9 (5.52%) Technical Support
8 8 (4.91%) Architect
8 8 (4.91%) Embedded C Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) Technical Support Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Field Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) Firmware Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) IT Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) Service Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.20%) HTML
2 14 (8.59%) 802.1X
3 13 (7.98%) CSS
4 12 (7.36%) RESTful
5 2 (1.23%) .NET
5 2 (1.23%) Node.js
5 2 (1.23%) XMPP
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (0.61%) HATEOAS
6 1 (0.61%) HTML5
6 1 (0.61%) Qt
6 1 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.61%) Redux
6 1 (0.61%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.61%) Web Services
6 1 (0.61%) WebRTC
6 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.20%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (6.13%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.68%) CPLD
5 6 (3.68%) User Experience
6 5 (3.07%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.84%) ASIC
7 3 (1.84%) BYOD
7 3 (1.84%) CAN bus
7 3 (1.84%) VHDL
7 3 (1.84%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.23%) Raspberry Pi
8 2 (1.23%) Robotics
8 2 (1.23%) Verilog
9 1 (0.61%) Blog
9 1 (0.61%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.09%) Windows
2 23 (14.11%) Linux
3 13 (7.98%) Windows 10
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.52%) Windows Server 2019
5 8 (4.91%) Android
5 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.84%) CentOS
7 3 (1.84%) Debian
7 3 (1.84%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.23%) Unix
9 1 (0.61%) CatOS
9 1 (0.61%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.70%) Software Engineering
2 22 (13.50%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (11.66%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (11.66%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.59%) Project Management
5 13 (7.98%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (7.98%) Validation
6 12 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (6.75%) Storage Management
8 10 (6.13%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (6.13%) Network Design
8 10 (6.13%) Requirements Gathering
9 9 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
9 9 (5.52%) Process Improvement
10 8 (4.91%) B2B
11 7 (4.29%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (4.29%) Project Delivery
11 7 (4.29%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.29%) UML
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.31%) C
2 30 (18.40%) C++
3 29 (17.79%) Python
4 18 (11.04%) Embedded C
5 10 (6.13%) C#
5 10 (6.13%) Perl
6 9 (5.52%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.29%) Java
8 3 (1.84%) Assembly Language
9 2 (1.23%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.23%) PHP
9 2 (1.23%) Tcl
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) ES6
10 1 (0.61%) SQL
10 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (9.82%) Degree
3 10 (6.13%) CCIE
3 10 (6.13%) CCNA
4 9 (5.52%) CCNP
5 8 (4.91%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.91%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.07%) CCIP
6 5 (3.07%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.61%) CCDP
7 1 (0.61%) CCENT
7 1 (0.61%) CCSA
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.61%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.61%) MCP
7 1 (0.61%) MCSA
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) SLA
2 6 (3.68%) QA
3 5 (3.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.07%) NIST
4 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.61%) GDPR
5 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.61%) MISRA
5 1 (0.61%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 14 (8.59%) Firmware
3 9 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (5.52%) XenApp
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.07%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.23%) Graylog
2 2 (1.23%) Kibana
3 1 (0.61%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.61%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.61%) SCSM
Vendors
1 34 (20.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.79%) Cisco
3 21 (12.88%) VMware
4 12 (7.36%) CheckPoint
4 12 (7.36%) Palo Alto
5 11 (6.75%) Citrix
6 10 (6.13%) Meraki
7 8 (4.91%) Juniper
8 7 (4.29%) Avaya
8 7 (4.29%) Xilinx
9 6 (3.68%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (3.07%) Fortinet
10 5 (3.07%) Google
11 4 (2.45%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 4 (2.45%) BT
11 4 (2.45%) Nokia
12 3 (1.84%) EMC
12 3 (1.84%) Panasonic
12 3 (1.84%) Perforce
12 3 (1.84%) Riverbed