Period
to 19 October 2017

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 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Packet Switching
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1229 1315
Permanent jobs citing Packet Switching 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.012% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
UK median annual salary - £57,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -17.86% +43.59%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -17.86% +16.67%

Packet Switching 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 27906 32322 36734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.98% 16.89% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22638 26537 30275
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Packet Switching
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Packet Switching as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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