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

Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 953 953
Rank change year-on-year +96 0  
Permanent jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 1 1 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.007% 0.006% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Median salary £65,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 - £27,500

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 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
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 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 28 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 +105 1 £65,000 -
Derby - 1 £65,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £65,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (100.00%) WAAS
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba

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 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) FCoE
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless Security
1 1 (100.00%) WPA2
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Network Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Network Design
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Aruba
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed