Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 561 684 616
Rank change year-on-year +123 -68 -54
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 220 467 692
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 2.09% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 176 349 497
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,125 £28,950 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 £70,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +5.88%

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 10,014 22,316 25,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.40% 15.63% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7,827 16,797 20,407
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +119 210 £50,000 +5.26% 57
UK excluding London +99 148 £46,500 -2.11% 46
London +187 68 £60,000 +14.29% 16
North of England +130 48 £42,500 +6.25% 10
South East +97 46 £50,000 - 8
Yorkshire +127 25 £50,000 +11.11% 5
North West +83 21 £30,000 -31.43% 4
East of England +101 20 £45,250 +23.97% 6
South West +79 19 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Work from Home +75 18 £50,000 -23.08% 5
Midlands +74 8 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Scotland +92 7 £40,000 -15.79% 5
West Midlands +75 6 £52,500 +6.06% 3
East Midlands +66 2 £50,000 +5.26% 5
North East +25 2 £35,000 -6.67% 1

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 93 (42.27%) MPLS
2 80 (36.36%) Cisco
3 70 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 65 (29.55%) Firewall
5 61 (27.73%) Telecoms
5 61 (27.73%) WAN
6 57 (25.91%) Cisco Certification
6 57 (25.91%) Wireless
7 45 (20.45%) BGP
8 42 (19.09%) Degree
9 39 (17.73%) C
10 38 (17.27%) LAN
10 38 (17.27%) OSPF
10 38 (17.27%) Wi-Fi
11 37 (16.82%) VPN
12 36 (16.36%) CCNP
12 36 (16.36%) VLAN
13 35 (15.91%) Internet
14 33 (15.00%) Juniper
14 33 (15.00%) CCNA
14 33 (15.00%) Software Engineering
15 32 (14.55%) Windows
16 31 (14.09%) Linux
17 30 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
18 28 (12.73%) DNS
18 28 (12.73%) VoIP
18 28 (12.73%) CheckPoint
18 28 (12.73%) Network Security
19 27 (12.27%) Python
20 25 (11.36%) Broadband

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 8 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (0.91%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.91%) Confluence
3 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (4.09%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.82%) EPLAN
6 2 (0.91%) Gephi
7 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.45%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) assyst
1 2 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.45%) AWS
2 10 (4.55%) Azure
3 6 (2.73%) Office 365
4 3 (1.36%) GCP
4 3 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.45%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.45%) Serverless
5 1 (0.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 93 (42.27%) MPLS
2 70 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 65 (29.55%) Firewall
4 61 (27.73%) WAN
5 57 (25.91%) Wireless
6 45 (20.45%) BGP
7 38 (17.27%) LAN
7 38 (17.27%) OSPF
7 38 (17.27%) Wi-Fi
8 37 (16.82%) VPN
9 36 (16.36%) VLAN
10 35 (15.91%) Internet
11 28 (12.73%) DNS
11 28 (12.73%) Network Security
11 28 (12.73%) VoIP
12 25 (11.36%) Broadband
13 19 (8.64%) Unified Communications
14 18 (8.18%) EIGRP
15 17 (7.73%) DHCP
16 16 (7.27%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.91%) Apache Hive
1 2 (0.91%) Big Data
1 2 (0.91%) Impala
1 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
1 2 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (3.18%) JIRA
2 6 (2.73%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.91%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.91%) Bitbucket Server
4 2 (0.91%) git-flow
4 2 (0.91%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.45%) Babel
5 1 (0.45%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.45%) SCons
5 1 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 61 (27.73%) Telecoms
2 14 (6.36%) Finance
3 10 (4.55%) Electronics
4 9 (4.09%) Automotive
5 8 (3.64%) Aerospace
6 7 (3.18%) Banking
7 5 (2.27%) French Language
7 5 (2.27%) German Language
7 5 (2.27%) Italian Language
7 5 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.27%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.82%) Billing
8 4 (1.82%) Military
9 3 (1.36%) Advertising
9 3 (1.36%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.91%) Legal
10 2 (0.91%) Local Government
10 2 (0.91%) Marketing
10 2 (0.91%) Retail
11 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (26.36%) Network Engineer
2 27 (12.27%) Software Engineer
3 24 (10.91%) Embedded Engineer
4 18 (8.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 14 (6.36%) Analyst
6 13 (5.91%) Technical Support
7 12 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (5.00%) Architect
9 9 (4.09%) Security Engineer
10 8 (3.64%) Collaboration Specialist
10 8 (3.64%) Network Manager
10 8 (3.64%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (3.64%) Real Time Engineer
10 8 (3.64%) Real Time Software Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Cisco Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Firmware Engineer
11 7 (3.18%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.18%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.18%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.09%) RESTful
2 7 (3.18%) 802.1X
3 6 (2.73%) HTML
4 5 (2.27%) CSS
5 3 (1.36%) .NET
6 2 (0.91%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.91%) Flash
6 2 (0.91%) jQuery
6 2 (0.91%) Kafka
7 1 (0.45%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.45%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.45%) HATEOAS
7 1 (0.45%) Node.js
7 1 (0.45%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.45%) Redux
7 1 (0.45%) Vue.js
7 1 (0.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.09%) IPTV
4 9 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (3.18%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.73%) PKI
8 5 (2.27%) CAN bus
9 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.36%) BYOD
9 3 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.36%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.36%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.36%) PMI
9 3 (1.36%) Smart Energy
9 3 (1.36%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.36%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.55%) Windows
2 31 (14.09%) Linux
3 17 (7.73%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.09%) Unix
5 7 (3.18%) Android
5 7 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.73%) CentOS
6 6 (2.73%) Debian
7 5 (2.27%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.36%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.91%) CatOS
10 2 (0.91%) FreeRTOS
10 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.91%) ThreadX
10 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.45%) Check Point GAiA
11 1 (0.45%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (10.00%) ITIL
4 18 (8.18%) Project Delivery
5 17 (7.73%) Network Design
6 16 (7.27%) Project Management
7 15 (6.82%) Network Management
8 14 (6.36%) Computer Science
8 14 (6.36%) Validation
9 13 (5.91%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 12 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (4.09%) B2B
12 9 (4.09%) Data Acquisition
12 9 (4.09%) Physics
12 9 (4.09%) Presales
12 9 (4.09%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.09%) Requirements Gathering
12 9 (4.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.73%) C
2 27 (12.27%) Python
3 24 (10.91%) C++
4 15 (6.82%) Embedded C
5 12 (5.45%) Perl
6 9 (4.09%) MATLAB
6 9 (4.09%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.18%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.73%) C#
9 5 (2.27%) PHP
10 4 (1.82%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.36%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.36%) JavaScript
11 3 (1.36%) SQL
12 2 (0.91%) Java
12 2 (0.91%) R
12 2 (0.91%) Tcl
13 1 (0.45%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (25.91%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (19.09%) Degree
3 36 (16.36%) CCNP
4 33 (15.00%) CCNA
5 16 (7.27%) CCIE
6 13 (5.91%) DBS Check
7 12 (5.45%) JNCIA
8 11 (5.00%) CCDP
9 10 (4.55%) HNC
9 10 (4.55%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.73%) CCDA
10 6 (2.73%) JNCIP
10 6 (2.73%) JNCIS
10 6 (2.73%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.27%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 5 (2.27%) CCIP
11 5 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (1.36%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.91%) CISSP
13 2 (0.91%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.55%) SLA
2 7 (3.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.82%) MISRA
4 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.45%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.45%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (6.82%) Firmware
1 15 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (6.36%) Active Directory
3 13 (5.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.18%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.91%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.91%) XenApp
6 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.36%) Amdocs OSS
5 2 (0.91%) Ansible
5 2 (0.91%) Icinga
5 2 (0.91%) Kibana
5 2 (0.91%) Observium
5 2 (0.91%) Oozie
5 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.45%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 80 (36.36%) Cisco
2 33 (15.00%) Juniper
3 28 (12.73%) CheckPoint
4 22 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (9.55%) Meraki
5 21 (9.55%) Palo Alto
6 20 (9.09%) VMware
7 14 (6.36%) Riverbed
8 10 (4.55%) Huawei
9 9 (4.09%) HP
9 9 (4.09%) SolarWinds
10 8 (3.64%) Fortinet
10 8 (3.64%) McAfee
10 8 (3.64%) Polycom
11 7 (3.18%) Avaya
12 6 (2.73%) BT
13 5 (2.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 5 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
14 4 (1.82%) Remedy
15 3 (1.36%) Red Hat