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

Packet Switching
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 942 987
Permanent jobs citing Packet Switching 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.030% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £50,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -28.57%  
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -28.57%  

Packet Switching 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

Packet Switching
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Packet Switching in the UK

Packet Switching
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Packet Switching in the UK