Period
to 19 October 2018

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

Ethernet
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 551 588 617
Rank change year-on-year +37 +29 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 751 786 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 2.83% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 547 655 671
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,850 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +3.03%

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 24,527 27,795 32,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.89% 15.90% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19,421 22,612 26,379
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Top 14 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 19 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
England +25 719 £46,500 -1.06% 155
UK excluding London +5 514 £44,000 -2.22% 127
London +34 217 £53,750 +2.38% 36
South East -47 135 £50,000 -4.76% 28
East of England +113 125 £38,500 -24.88% 24
North of England -64 120 £35,000 -17.65% 34
North West -29 105 £35,000 -12.50% 20
Midlands +21 78 £47,500 - 19
South West +17 59 £45,000 +12.50% 14
East Midlands +29 54 £47,500 +5.56% 12
West Midlands +6 24 £55,000 +12.82% 7
Scotland -8 16 £30,000 -15.56% 4
Yorkshire -32 13 £43,250 +1.76% 9
North East -7 2 £36,250 - 5

For the 6 months to 19 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 with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 360 (47.94%) Cisco
2 260 (34.62%) LAN
3 252 (33.56%) WAN
4 251 (33.42%) MPLS
5 237 (31.56%) TCP/IP
6 232 (30.89%) Firewall
7 215 (28.63%) Cisco Certification
8 186 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
9 182 (24.23%) OSPF
10 174 (23.17%) VPN
11 160 (21.30%) BGP
11 160 (21.30%) Telecoms
12 146 (19.44%) CCNP
13 141 (18.77%) Network Security
14 137 (18.24%) Windows
15 136 (18.11%) Wi-Fi
16 131 (17.44%) Wireless
17 128 (17.04%) Data Centre
18 127 (16.91%) VoIP
19 126 (16.78%) Degree
20 121 (16.11%) CheckPoint
21 118 (15.71%) Microsoft
22 117 (15.58%) C
23 116 (15.45%) ITIL
23 116 (15.45%) CCNA
24 115 (15.31%) Finance
25 112 (14.91%) Linux
26 107 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
27 106 (14.11%) Juniper
28 103 (13.72%) Network Management

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 31 (4.13%) CMS
2 18 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.73%) IIS
3 13 (1.73%) MS Exchange
4 12 (1.60%) IBM Notes
5 10 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.53%) Apache
7 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.13%) JBoss
9 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.13%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) Smallworld
Applications
1 36 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (2.40%) MS Visio
4 16 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.67%) Simulink
6 5 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.40%) Revit
8 2 (0.27%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 8 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP MII
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.93%) Office 365
2 28 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.93%) SaaS
5 3 (0.40%) Slack
6 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) G Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 260 (34.62%) LAN
2 252 (33.56%) WAN
3 251 (33.42%) MPLS
4 237 (31.56%) TCP/IP
5 232 (30.89%) Firewall
6 182 (24.23%) OSPF
7 174 (23.17%) VPN
8 160 (21.30%) BGP
9 141 (18.77%) Network Security
10 136 (18.11%) Wi-Fi
11 131 (17.44%) Wireless
12 127 (16.91%) VoIP
13 85 (11.32%) DNS
14 82 (10.92%) Internet
14 82 (10.92%) IPsec
15 72 (9.59%) SNMP
16 68 (9.05%) DHCP
16 68 (9.05%) Wireshark
17 62 (8.26%) VLAN
18 61 (8.12%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (3.60%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.26%) Big Data
3 5 (0.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.40%) MySQL
5 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.13%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.13%) GIS
6 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.13%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 28 (3.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.26%) Subversion
3 12 (1.60%) JIRA
4 6 (0.80%) Ant
4 6 (0.80%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.67%) Phabricator
5 5 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.67%) Xcode
6 4 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (0.53%) Hudson
7 3 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.40%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.27%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.27%) CMake
8 2 (0.27%) CppUnit
8 2 (0.27%) GDB
8 2 (0.27%) Maven
9 1 (0.13%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 160 (21.30%) Telecoms
2 115 (15.31%) Finance
3 69 (9.19%) Retail
4 47 (6.26%) Electronics
5 32 (4.26%) Marketing
6 30 (3.99%) Manufacturing
7 27 (3.60%) Advertising
7 27 (3.60%) Banking
8 21 (2.80%) French Language
9 19 (2.53%) Automotive
9 19 (2.53%) Multimedia
10 17 (2.26%) German Language
11 16 (2.13%) Italian Language
12 15 (2.00%) Back Office
13 14 (1.86%) Financial Institution
13 14 (1.86%) Spanish Language
14 13 (1.73%) Local Government
15 12 (1.60%) Investment Banking
16 9 (1.20%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 128 (17.04%) Network Engineer
2 62 (8.26%) Analyst
3 46 (6.13%) Software Engineer
4 45 (5.99%) Team Leader
5 43 (5.73%) Architect
6 41 (5.46%) Network Analyst
7 32 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 30 (3.99%) Cisco Engineer
9 29 (3.86%) Embedded Engineer
9 29 (3.86%) Hardware Engineer
10 28 (3.73%) Network Manager
11 26 (3.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 23 (3.06%) Product Manager
12 23 (3.06%) Support Engineer
13 22 (2.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 21 (2.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 21 (2.80%) Network Security Analyst
14 21 (2.80%) Security Analyst
15 20 (2.66%) Developer
15 20 (2.66%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (7.32%) 802.1X
2 14 (1.86%) WinForms
2 14 (1.86%) WPF
3 13 (1.73%) .NET
4 9 (1.20%) Middleware
5 8 (1.07%) .NET Framework
5 8 (1.07%) LDAP
6 7 (0.93%) XMPP
7 6 (0.80%) LAMP
7 6 (0.80%) REST
8 5 (0.67%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.67%) FreeSWITCH
8 5 (0.67%) Node.js
8 5 (0.67%) Qt
8 5 (0.67%) WebSockets
9 4 (0.53%) HTML
9 4 (0.53%) J2EE
9 4 (0.53%) MFC
9 4 (0.53%) Web Services
9 4 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 128 (17.04%) Data Centre
2 107 (14.25%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (9.45%) Computer Science
4 65 (8.66%) Self-Motivation
5 51 (6.79%) Management Information System
6 50 (6.66%) Embedded Systems
7 44 (5.86%) Video Conferencing
8 34 (4.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 26 (3.46%) IPTV
10 25 (3.33%) Driving Licence
11 22 (2.93%) VHDL
12 20 (2.66%) Client/Server
13 19 (2.53%) Cyberthreat
14 18 (2.40%) Verilog
15 15 (2.00%) CAN bus
15 15 (2.00%) PKI
16 14 (1.86%) Blackberry
17 13 (1.73%) Device Driver
17 13 (1.73%) Robotics
18 11 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 137 (18.24%) Windows
2 112 (14.91%) Linux
3 48 (6.39%) Windows Server
4 37 (4.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (3.20%) Apple iOS
7 23 (3.06%) Windows 7
8 19 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (1.73%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (1.33%) Android
10 10 (1.33%) Unix
11 7 (0.93%) SUSE
12 6 (0.80%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.80%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.67%) Debian
13 5 (0.67%) FreeRTOS
13 5 (0.67%) SafeRTOS
13 5 (0.67%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.40%) MVS
14 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (24.77%) Problem-Solving
2 116 (15.45%) ITIL
3 103 (13.72%) Network Management
4 102 (13.58%) Validation
5 85 (11.32%) Software Engineering
6 70 (9.32%) Project Management
7 55 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
8 54 (7.19%) Change Control
9 53 (7.06%) Change Management
10 50 (6.66%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (6.26%) Time Management
12 45 (5.99%) Capacity Planning
12 45 (5.99%) Network Design
13 42 (5.59%) Information Security
13 42 (5.59%) Presales
14 39 (5.19%) Collaborative Working
15 38 (5.06%) Service Delivery
16 36 (4.79%) Low Latency
17 35 (4.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 35 (4.66%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 117 (15.58%) C
2 62 (8.26%) C++
3 41 (5.46%) SQL
4 39 (5.19%) Python
5 31 (4.13%) Perl
6 30 (3.99%) Java
7 28 (3.73%) Embedded C
8 22 (2.93%) C#
9 16 (2.13%) Embedded C++
10 14 (1.86%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.07%) Assembly Language
11 8 (1.07%) MATLAB
11 8 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 7 (0.93%) PHP
13 6 (0.80%) XAML
14 5 (0.67%) Java 8
15 4 (0.53%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.40%) Tcl
16 3 (0.40%) VB
17 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 215 (28.63%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (19.44%) CCNP
3 126 (16.78%) Degree
4 116 (15.45%) CCNA
5 54 (7.19%) CCIE
6 50 (6.66%) Security Cleared
7 31 (4.13%) SC Cleared
8 30 (3.99%) JNCIP
9 28 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (3.33%) CCSA
10 25 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
11 24 (3.20%) MCSA
11 24 (3.20%) MCSE
12 23 (3.06%) MCP
13 22 (2.93%) A+ Certification
14 20 (2.66%) ACDT
14 20 (2.66%) ACHDS
14 20 (2.66%) ACTC
14 20 (2.66%) MCDST
14 20 (2.66%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (13.45%) SLA
2 14 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (1.86%) QA
3 11 (1.46%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.67%) ISO 15765
4 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.40%) GDPR
6 3 (0.40%) ISO 26262
6 3 (0.40%) MISRA
7 2 (0.27%) IEC 61131
7 2 (0.27%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.27%) JTAG
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.13%) DO-160
8 1 (0.13%) OASIS TOSCA
System Software
1 68 (9.05%) Firmware
2 66 (8.79%) Active Directory
3 35 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.86%) vSphere
5 13 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (1.60%) VMware NSX
7 11 (1.46%) Hyper-V
8 10 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.07%) QEMU
10 6 (0.80%) Docker
11 5 (0.67%) Dovecot
11 5 (0.67%) iptables
11 5 (0.67%) NFS
11 5 (0.67%) Postfix
11 5 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
11 5 (0.67%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.67%) Xen
11 5 (0.67%) XenApp
12 3 (0.40%) KVM
13 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 40 (5.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 25 (3.33%) Stealthwatch
3 17 (2.26%) SCCM
4 10 (1.33%) Cacti
5 9 (1.20%) FortiGate
5 9 (1.20%) Nagios
6 8 (1.07%) QRadar
6 8 (1.07%) WSUS
7 6 (0.80%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (0.80%) RANCID
8 5 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (0.67%) Proxmox
8 5 (0.67%) SCOM
9 4 (0.53%) Nessus
10 3 (0.40%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.40%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.27%) Iperf
11 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.27%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 360 (47.94%) Cisco
2 121 (16.11%) CheckPoint
3 118 (15.71%) Microsoft
4 106 (14.11%) Juniper
5 81 (10.79%) Avaya
6 78 (10.39%) Riverbed
7 60 (7.99%) VMware
8 56 (7.46%) SolarWinds
9 55 (7.32%) Palo Alto
10 46 (6.13%) Nortel
11 41 (5.46%) Citrix
12 40 (5.33%) F5
13 34 (4.53%) Fortinet
13 34 (4.53%) McAfee
14 29 (3.86%) Nokia
15 28 (3.73%) HP
16 26 (3.46%) Polycom
17 24 (3.20%) Remedy
17 24 (3.20%) Symantec
18 20 (2.66%) Apple