The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Gigabit Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 871 933 974
Rank change year-on-year +62 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 3 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.021% 0.084% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 7
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.28%  

Gigabit 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 14351 16668 19314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.16% 16.90% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11670 13853 15719
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Gigabit Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Gigabit Ethernet in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Gigabit Ethernet in the UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +41 3 £57,500 +4.54% 4
West Midlands - 2 £55,000 -
Coventry - 2 £55,000 -
London +22 1 £57,500 +4.54% 4

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet.

1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) Multicast
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Atmel
3 2 (50.00%) RIP
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) CAD
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Electronics
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) WEP
3 2 (50.00%) WPA
3 2 (50.00%) Cadence
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) Broadband
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) VDSL
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (50.00%) Degree

Gigabit 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (75.00%) xDSL
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL2+
3 2 (50.00%) ATM
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Broadband
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) RIP
3 2 (50.00%) VDSL
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) WEP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless Security
3 2 (50.00%) WPA
3 2 (50.00%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Client Onboarding
2 1 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (25.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Atmel
1 2 (50.00%) Cadence
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Arista
2 1 (25.00%) Aruba
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Riverbed
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: £19,000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago