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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 468 572 502
Rank change year-on-year +104 -70  
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 433 406 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.18% 2.23% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 385 341 378
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  

Ethernet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13624 18170 19810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.37% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11093 15040 15797
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Ethernet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in the UK

Ethernet
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +104 413 £45,000 -10.00% 35
London +123 163 £52,500 +0.96% 10
South East -15 80 £40,000 -20.00% 5
Yorkshire +65 62 £40,000 -20.00% 5
North West +11 47 £40,000 +60.00% 6
Manchester -3 35 £37,500 +63.04% 5
South Yorkshire +34 29 £40,000 - 2
South West +38 25 £42,500 -8.10% 5
West Yorkshire +15 24 £40,000 -20.00% 2
East of England +19 22 £52,500 +23.52% 1
Berkshire -7 21 £40,000 -20.00% 2
City of London +45 17 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Oxfordshire +7 16 £51,250 +5.12% 1
East Sussex +22 14 £40,000 -9.38%
Brighton - 14 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +8 13 £52,500 +5.52% 1
Bracknell +16 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cheshire +15 12 £46,250 +42.30% 1
Bristol +5 12 £49,250 +32.21% 1
Hampshire -21 12 £42,500 -15.00%
Rochdale - 12 £47,500 - 1
Surrey +43 11 £37,000 -2.63%
West Midlands +16 11 £43,250 -13.50% 2
Wakefield +10 10 £38,500 -7.22%
Oxford +9 10 £47,500 +39.70%
Cambridge +1 10 £52,500 -7.89% 1
North Yorkshire +18 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Southwark - 9 £75,000 -
Leeds +11 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wales -6 7 £50,000 +84.33%

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 381 (44.72%) Cisco
2 310 (36.38%) WAN
3 295 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
4 294 (34.51%) MPLS
5 289 (33.92%) TCP/IP
6 285 (33.45%) LAN
7 281 (32.98%) Firewall
8 241 (28.29%) Windows
9 217 (25.47%) CCNP
10 212 (24.88%) C
11 198 (23.24%) Linux
12 187 (21.95%) Telecoms
13 185 (21.71%) C++
14 184 (21.60%) Wireless
15 174 (20.42%) BGP
16 170 (19.95%) VPN
17 169 (19.84%) OSPF
18 161 (18.90%) Juniper
19 152 (17.84%) Software Engineering
19 152 (17.84%) Degree
20 145 (17.02%) DNS
21 134 (15.73%) VoIP
21 134 (15.73%) Data Centre
22 133 (15.61%) Firmware
23 126 (14.79%) Microsoft
23 126 (14.79%) Network Security
24 125 (14.67%) ITIL
25 118 (13.85%) CCNA
26 111 (13.03%) Finance
27 103 (12.09%) Active Directory

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 37 (4.34%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.35%) Apache
3 17 (2.00%) IIS
4 16 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (1.41%) JBoss
6 12 (1.41%) Skype for Business
7 11 (1.29%) OpenStack
7 11 (1.29%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.94%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.23%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) WinCC
Applications
1 57 (6.69%) MS Excel
2 35 (4.11%) MS Office
3 9 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.94%) GIMP
4 8 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.82%) MS Project
6 2 (0.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.29%) Infor M3
2 2 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) Eikon
3 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 29 (3.40%) Office 365
2 24 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.64%) IaaS
4 13 (1.53%) SaaS
5 11 (1.29%) PaaS
6 8 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 310 (36.38%) WAN
2 294 (34.51%) MPLS
3 289 (33.92%) TCP/IP
4 285 (33.45%) LAN
5 281 (32.98%) Firewall
6 184 (21.60%) Wireless
7 174 (20.42%) BGP
8 170 (19.95%) VPN
9 169 (19.84%) OSPF
10 145 (17.02%) DNS
11 134 (15.73%) VoIP
12 126 (14.79%) Network Security
13 97 (11.38%) DHCP
14 93 (10.92%) VLAN
15 92 (10.80%) Wi-Fi
16 88 (10.33%) RS-232
17 85 (9.98%) DSL
18 78 (9.15%) EIGRP
18 78 (9.15%) Internet
19 66 (7.75%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.88%) Oracle Database
3 13 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (1.41%) MySQL
4 12 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.17%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.47%) OLAP
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.12%) Big Data
12 1 (0.12%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.12%) GIS
12 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 46 (5.40%) Git (software)
3 33 (3.87%) Subversion
4 30 (3.52%) JIRA
5 25 (2.93%) Android Studio
5 25 (2.93%) Eclipse
6 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Blend
6 7 (0.82%) MSI
6 7 (0.82%) MSTest
6 7 (0.82%) NuGet
6 7 (0.82%) NUnit
6 7 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.82%) WiX
7 4 (0.47%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.23%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.12%) Ant
10 1 (0.12%) Selenium
10 1 (0.12%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 187 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 111 (13.03%) Finance
3 91 (10.68%) Electronics
4 32 (3.76%) Manufacturing
5 31 (3.64%) Marketing
6 21 (2.46%) Banking
7 17 (2.00%) Italian Language
8 14 (1.64%) Games
9 12 (1.41%) Retail
10 10 (1.17%) French Language
11 9 (1.06%) Automotive
11 9 (1.06%) Law
11 9 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.94%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.94%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.94%) Military
13 6 (0.70%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.59%) German Language
14 5 (0.59%) Legal
14 5 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 228 (26.76%) Network Engineer
2 131 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 110 (12.91%) Embedded Engineer
4 103 (12.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 77 (9.04%) Firmware Engineer
6 71 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
7 57 (6.69%) Consultant
8 49 (5.75%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 45 (5.28%) Support Engineer
10 43 (5.05%) Cisco Engineer
11 41 (4.81%) Analyst
12 39 (4.58%) C++ Software Engineer
13 36 (4.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
14 35 (4.11%) C Software Engineer
15 31 (3.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
15 31 (3.64%) Embedded C Engineer
16 30 (3.52%) Architect
16 30 (3.52%) Hardware Engineer
17 29 (3.40%) Developer
18 28 (3.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (5.75%) HTML
2 33 (3.87%) 802.1X
3 23 (2.70%) .NET
4 21 (2.46%) Web Services
5 13 (1.53%) XML
6 12 (1.41%) SAX
7 10 (1.17%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.06%) Middleware
8 9 (1.06%) Qt
8 9 (1.06%) WPF
9 8 (0.94%) Flash
9 8 (0.94%) MFC
9 8 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.82%) .NET Compact Framework
10 7 (0.82%) Entity Framework
10 7 (0.82%) LINQ
10 7 (0.82%) NHibernate
10 7 (0.82%) Silverlight
10 7 (0.82%) Unity DI Container
10 7 (0.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 134 (15.73%) Data Centre
2 92 (10.80%) Computer Science
3 63 (7.39%) Management Information System
4 61 (7.16%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.87%) Driving Licence
6 31 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 31 (3.64%) VHDL
7 29 (3.40%) Home Automation
8 26 (3.05%) Device Driver
9 25 (2.93%) Embedded Systems
10 22 (2.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 21 (2.46%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (2.23%) Internet of Things
13 17 (2.00%) PKI
13 17 (2.00%) Verilog
14 14 (1.64%) Algorithms
15 12 (1.41%) Clustering
16 11 (1.29%) CAN bus
17 9 (1.06%) Data Structures
18 8 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 241 (28.29%) Windows
2 198 (23.24%) Linux
3 75 (8.80%) Windows Server
4 43 (5.05%) Unix
5 41 (4.81%) Android
6 35 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (3.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 27 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
8 27 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (2.93%) Windows 7
9 25 (2.93%) Windows XP
10 22 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
11 21 (2.46%) Solaris
12 16 (1.88%) Windows 8
13 14 (1.64%) Windows 10
14 10 (1.17%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.06%) Apple iOS
16 8 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
17 7 (0.82%) Debian
17 7 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (17.84%) Software Engineering
2 125 (14.67%) ITIL
3 68 (7.98%) Network Design
4 61 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (7.16%) Presales
5 58 (6.81%) Network Management
6 56 (6.57%) SDLC
7 52 (6.10%) OO
8 47 (5.52%) Project Management
9 42 (4.93%) Line Management
10 41 (4.81%) Network Monitoring
11 38 (4.46%) Load Balancing
12 35 (4.11%) Change Management
13 34 (3.99%) Product Management
14 33 (3.87%) Migration
14 33 (3.87%) Physics
15 30 (3.52%) Risk Management
16 29 (3.40%) High Availability
16 29 (3.40%) Waterfall
17 28 (3.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 212 (24.88%) C
2 185 (21.71%) C++
3 100 (11.74%) Embedded C
4 73 (8.57%) Embedded C++
5 71 (8.33%) SQL
6 69 (8.10%) Java
7 62 (7.28%) C#
8 61 (7.16%) Python
9 48 (5.63%) JavaScript
10 24 (2.82%) Perl
11 22 (2.58%) PHP
12 21 (2.46%) ANSI C
13 16 (1.88%) PowerShell
14 10 (1.17%) VC++
15 8 (0.94%) Assembly Language
16 7 (0.82%) XAML
17 4 (0.47%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.47%) VB
18 3 (0.35%) Ruby
18 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 295 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 217 (25.47%) CCNP
3 152 (17.84%) Degree
4 118 (13.85%) CCNA
5 54 (6.34%) CCIE
6 43 (5.05%) JNCIP
7 33 (3.87%) Security Cleared
8 27 (3.17%) JNCIA
9 25 (2.93%) SC Cleared
10 18 (2.11%) CCIP
11 16 (1.88%) CCDP
12 11 (1.29%) GCIH
12 11 (1.29%) GIAC
13 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (1.06%) CCNP Voice
14 9 (1.06%) CCSA
15 8 (0.94%) PhD
16 7 (0.82%) CISSP
16 7 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.59%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 39 (4.58%) SLA
3 9 (1.06%) QA
4 5 (0.59%) JTAG
5 3 (0.35%) MiFID
6 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 133 (15.61%) Firmware
2 103 (12.09%) Active Directory
3 50 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 14 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.06%) vSphere
7 8 (0.94%) VMware ESX
7 8 (0.94%) XenServer
8 7 (0.82%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (0.70%) VMware Server
10 5 (0.59%) NFS
11 4 (0.47%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.35%) XenApp
13 2 (0.23%) GFS2
13 2 (0.23%) UAG
14 1 (0.12%) Kamailio
14 1 (0.12%) KVM
14 1 (0.12%) Xen
14 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (3.29%) Nagios
2 23 (2.70%) SCCM
3 21 (2.46%) Puppet
4 19 (2.23%) OpenNMS
5 18 (2.11%) Cisco Prime
5 18 (2.11%) FortiGate
6 15 (1.76%) RANCID
6 15 (1.76%) SolarWinds Orion
7 14 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (1.29%) SCOM
9 8 (0.94%) Cacti
9 8 (0.94%) Control-M
10 7 (0.82%) WhatsUp Gold
11 6 (0.70%) Nessus
12 5 (0.59%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.59%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 3 (0.35%) Cobbler
13 3 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
13 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
13 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 381 (44.72%) Cisco
2 161 (18.90%) Juniper
3 126 (14.79%) Microsoft
4 95 (11.15%) VMware
5 65 (7.63%) HP
6 52 (6.10%) CheckPoint
6 52 (6.10%) F5
7 46 (5.40%) Palo Alto
8 45 (5.28%) Avaya
9 44 (5.16%) EMC
10 43 (5.05%) Riverbed
11 38 (4.46%) Oracle
12 35 (4.11%) SolarWinds
13 34 (3.99%) Citrix
14 25 (2.93%) Nokia
15 21 (2.46%) Blue Coat
15 21 (2.46%) Ericsson
16 20 (2.35%) Brocade
17 19 (2.23%) Huawei
17 19 (2.23%) Meraki
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum + Medical and Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus, overtime, on call and pe
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Broxburn, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Uncapped OTE,Bonus,Pension,PMI
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent bonus and extensive bene
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Oldham
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: £60000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago