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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 479 528 579
Rank change year-on-year +49 +51  
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 436 430 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.21% 2.53% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 397 352 299
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.52% +26.66%  

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 13562 16990 19331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.95% 17.04% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11012 14110 15523
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +64 408 £45,000 -10.00% 46
London +48 127 £55,000 - 16
South East +10 83 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Yorkshire +84 71 £45,000 -10.00% 2
North West -2 56 £37,500 +12.78% 12
Manchester -3 38 £37,500 +38.88% 12
South West -16 31 £36,250 -23.68% 2
South Yorkshire - 28 £40,000 -
Berkshire +3 26 £56,500 -1.73%
Oxfordshire +33 24 £50,000 +37.93% 2
West Yorkshire +24 22 £45,000 -10.00%
York - 20 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 20 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +31 18 £45,000 - 3
East of England -19 17 £45,000 +12.50% 6
City of London +32 14 £67,500 +35.00% 2
Cheshire -5 14 £45,000 -
Leeds +27 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Bracknell +22 12 £47,500 -7.76%
Dorset -6 12 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Banbury - 12 £50,000 - 1
Scotland +16 11 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Bristol -4 11 £49,250 +29.60%
Doncaster - 11 £40,000 -
Reading +17 10 £57,500 +1.76%
Hampshire +2 10 £42,500 -5.55%
Cambridgeshire -16 9 £44,000 -32.30% 6
Surrey +36 8 £52,500 -19.23%
Glasgow +24 8 £33,750 +3.84%
Cambridge -26 8 £44,000 -32.30% 6

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 342 (40.19%) Cisco
2 293 (34.43%) TCP/IP
3 276 (32.43%) WAN
3 276 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
4 270 (31.73%) Firewall
5 264 (31.02%) C
6 249 (29.26%) Linux
7 244 (28.67%) MPLS
8 227 (26.67%) Windows
9 224 (26.32%) LAN
10 222 (26.09%) C++
11 204 (23.97%) CCNP
12 188 (22.09%) Telecoms
13 184 (21.62%) VPN
14 183 (21.50%) Software Engineering
15 181 (21.27%) Wireless
16 174 (20.45%) BGP
17 168 (19.74%) Degree
18 155 (18.21%) OSPF
19 145 (17.04%) Juniper
20 133 (15.63%) VoIP
21 130 (15.28%) Data Centre
22 128 (15.04%) CCNA
23 127 (14.92%) Network Security
24 126 (14.81%) Firmware
25 125 (14.69%) DNS
26 112 (13.16%) Embedded C
27 110 (12.93%) Finance
28 102 (11.99%) ITIL
29 101 (11.87%) SQL

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 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 14 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 11 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (1.29%) Skype for Business
5 9 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (0.94%) IIS
6 8 (0.94%) JBoss
6 8 (0.94%) Tomcat
6 8 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.59%) Apache
8 2 (0.24%) SAS
9 1 (0.12%) WinCC
Applications
1 27 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.35%) Simulink
7 2 (0.24%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 13 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.41%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.29%) Office 365
3 24 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (1.88%) IaaS
5 14 (1.65%) SaaS
6 12 (1.41%) PaaS
7 8 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 293 (34.43%) TCP/IP
2 276 (32.43%) WAN
3 270 (31.73%) Firewall
4 244 (28.67%) MPLS
5 224 (26.32%) LAN
6 184 (21.62%) VPN
7 181 (21.27%) Wireless
8 174 (20.45%) BGP
9 155 (18.21%) OSPF
10 133 (15.63%) VoIP
11 127 (14.92%) Network Security
12 125 (14.69%) DNS
13 91 (10.69%) Wi-Fi
14 80 (9.40%) RS-232
15 79 (9.28%) VLAN
16 76 (8.93%) DHCP
16 76 (8.93%) Internet
17 70 (8.23%) EIGRP
18 69 (8.11%) DSL
18 69 (8.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.12%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (1.88%) RDBMS
5 14 (1.65%) Oracle Database
5 14 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
9 8 (0.94%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (0.59%) MySQL
11 4 (0.47%) OLAP
12 1 (0.12%) Big Data
12 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.12%) Looker
12 1 (0.12%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.12%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 66 (7.76%) Visual Studio
2 62 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 52 (6.11%) Subversion
4 50 (5.88%) JIRA
5 46 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 43 (5.05%) Android Studio
7 14 (1.65%) Microsoft Blend
7 14 (1.65%) MSI
7 14 (1.65%) MSTest
7 14 (1.65%) NuGet
7 14 (1.65%) NUnit
7 14 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.65%) WiX
8 6 (0.71%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.35%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.12%) CMake
11 1 (0.12%) Hudson
General
1 188 (22.09%) Telecoms
2 110 (12.93%) Finance
3 89 (10.46%) Electronics
4 47 (5.52%) Manufacturing
5 30 (3.53%) Marketing
6 17 (2.00%) Retail
7 15 (1.76%) Games
8 14 (1.65%) Automotive
9 12 (1.41%) Banking
9 12 (1.41%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.94%) Aerospace
10 8 (0.94%) Italian Language
10 8 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.71%) French Language
11 6 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.59%) Law
12 5 (0.59%) Legal
13 4 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.24%) Advertising
14 2 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 215 (25.26%) Network Engineer
2 161 (18.92%) Software Engineer
3 134 (15.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 126 (14.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 84 (9.87%) Firmware Engineer
6 71 (8.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 62 (7.29%) Consultant
8 56 (6.58%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 47 (5.52%) C++ Software Engineer
10 45 (5.29%) Analyst
11 42 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
12 40 (4.70%) Developer
13 38 (4.47%) Support Engineer
14 32 (3.76%) C Software Engineer
14 32 (3.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
15 30 (3.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 27 (3.17%) Architect
17 26 (3.06%) Hardware Engineer
18 25 (2.94%) Support Analyst
19 23 (2.70%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (7.52%) HTML
2 33 (3.88%) .NET
3 29 (3.41%) 802.1X
4 23 (2.70%) Web Services
5 20 (2.35%) .NET Framework
6 18 (2.12%) XML
7 15 (1.76%) WCF
7 15 (1.76%) WPF
8 14 (1.65%) .NET Compact Framework
8 14 (1.65%) COM
8 14 (1.65%) Entity Framework
8 14 (1.65%) Lambda Expressions
8 14 (1.65%) LINQ
8 14 (1.65%) LINQ to SQL
8 14 (1.65%) NHibernate
8 14 (1.65%) Silverlight
8 14 (1.65%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (1.65%) XSD
9 12 (1.41%) Middleware
10 10 (1.18%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 130 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 82 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 57 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 39 (4.58%) Embedded Systems
6 32 (3.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 32 (3.76%) Home Automation
6 32 (3.76%) VHDL
7 30 (3.53%) Device Driver
8 29 (3.41%) Driving Licence
9 26 (3.06%) Internet of Things
10 24 (2.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 17 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
12 15 (1.76%) Smartphone
13 14 (1.65%) Data Structures
13 14 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (1.65%) Industrial Internet of Things
14 12 (1.41%) CAN bus
14 12 (1.41%) Verilog
15 9 (1.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 249 (29.26%) Linux
2 227 (26.67%) Windows
3 82 (9.64%) Unix
4 74 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 66 (7.76%) Android
6 58 (6.82%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 48 (5.64%) Embedded Linux
8 32 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (2.59%) Solaris
11 21 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (1.88%) Windows XP
13 15 (1.76%) Mac OS
14 13 (1.53%) Windows 7
15 12 (1.41%) Windows 8
16 11 (1.29%) Windows 10
17 8 (0.94%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.59%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 4 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (21.50%) Software Engineering
2 102 (11.99%) ITIL
3 84 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (9.87%) OO
4 73 (8.58%) Presales
5 68 (7.99%) SDLC
6 61 (7.17%) Network Design
7 60 (7.05%) Network Management
8 45 (5.29%) Waterfall
9 43 (5.05%) Load Balancing
10 39 (4.58%) Network Monitoring
10 39 (4.58%) Physics
11 38 (4.47%) Project Management
12 36 (4.23%) Configuration Management
12 36 (4.23%) Service Delivery
12 36 (4.23%) Test Automation
13 33 (3.88%) Kalman Filter
13 33 (3.88%) Low Latency
13 33 (3.88%) Migration
13 33 (3.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 264 (31.02%) C
2 222 (26.09%) C++
3 112 (13.16%) Embedded C
4 101 (11.87%) Python
4 101 (11.87%) SQL
5 97 (11.40%) Java
6 80 (9.40%) Embedded C++
7 61 (7.17%) C#
8 58 (6.82%) JavaScript
9 43 (5.05%) Perl
10 24 (2.82%) ANSI C
11 21 (2.47%) Shell Script
12 15 (1.76%) PHP
13 14 (1.65%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.65%) XAML
14 13 (1.53%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.71%) Assembly Language
16 3 (0.35%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.35%) Pascal
16 3 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 276 (32.43%) Cisco Certification
2 204 (23.97%) CCNP
3 168 (19.74%) Degree
4 128 (15.04%) CCNA
5 46 (5.41%) CCIE
6 45 (5.29%) Security Cleared
7 43 (5.05%) JNCIP
8 33 (3.88%) JNCIA
9 25 (2.94%) SC Cleared
10 17 (2.00%) CCDP
11 16 (1.88%) CCIP
12 12 (1.41%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.06%) PhD
14 8 (0.94%) CCENT
14 8 (0.94%) CCNP Voice
14 8 (0.94%) CCSA
14 8 (0.94%) CCSP
14 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.59%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.64%) SLA
2 27 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.53%) QA
4 6 (0.71%) JTAG
4 6 (0.71%) MiFID
5 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.35%) MISRA
7 2 (0.24%) PMO
8 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.12%) IEC 61131
8 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.12%) MISRA C
System Software
1 126 (14.81%) Firmware
2 91 (10.69%) Active Directory
3 50 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.88%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.82%) XenApp
8 6 (0.71%) NFS
9 4 (0.47%) GPFS
9 4 (0.47%) LXC
9 4 (0.47%) vSphere
10 3 (0.35%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.24%) GFS2
11 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.24%) XenServer
12 1 (0.12%) KVM
12 1 (0.12%) Xen
12 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (3.06%) Nagios
2 22 (2.59%) SCCM
3 19 (2.23%) OpenNMS
3 19 (2.23%) Puppet
4 17 (2.00%) FortiGate
5 15 (1.76%) Cacti
6 14 (1.65%) RANCID
7 11 (1.29%) Cisco CUCM
8 10 (1.18%) Cisco Prime
9 9 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
10 8 (0.94%) Control-M
10 8 (0.94%) WhatsUp Gold
11 7 (0.82%) SCOM
12 6 (0.71%) XenMobile
13 5 (0.59%) Backup Exec
13 5 (0.59%) WMI
14 4 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
14 4 (0.47%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
15 3 (0.35%) Nessus
Vendors
1 342 (40.19%) Cisco
2 145 (17.04%) Juniper
3 101 (11.87%) Microsoft
4 98 (11.52%) VMware
5 61 (7.17%) HP
6 59 (6.93%) F5
7 46 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 46 (5.41%) Riverbed
8 41 (4.82%) Citrix
9 37 (4.35%) Palo Alto
10 36 (4.23%) EMC
11 35 (4.11%) Avaya
12 33 (3.88%) Oracle
13 26 (3.06%) SolarWinds
14 23 (2.70%) Meraki
15 20 (2.35%) Atmel
16 19 (2.23%) Ericsson
16 19 (2.23%) Huawei
17 15 (1.76%) Draytek
17 15 (1.76%) Fortinet
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance, Training, Overtime,
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aviemore, Inverness-Shire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Hiteishee Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + bonus + on call + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dep on experience + 15% shift allowance + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
UK
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + 6 mth salary reviews, 5% pension, other bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago