The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Structured Cabling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Structured Cabling
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 815 886 844
Rank change year-on-year +71 -42  
Permanent jobs citing Structured Cabling 37 64 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.061% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.27% 0.35% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 33 58 77
Median salary £28,375 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.26% +46.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,250 £34,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -23.35% +5.38%  

Structured Cabling 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 13624 18170 19810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.93% 17.37% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11093 15040 15797
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 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Structured Cabling
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Structured Cabling in the UK

Structured Cabling
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Structured Cabling in the UK

Structured Cabling
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Structured Cabling over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Structured Cabling in the UK

Structured Cabling
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Structured Cabling within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +49 35 £28,750 -39.47% 7
London +50 12 £35,000 -34.57% 2
South East +53 8 £27,500 -26.66% 2
East Midlands - 8 £37,500 - 1
Derby - 6 £37,500 -
Derbyshire - 6 £37,500 -
Hampshire +20 5 £22,500 -55.00% 2
Farnborough +4 5 £22,500 -55.00%
South West +29 3 £28,750 -11.53%
Gloucestershire - 3 £28,750 -
York - 2 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £20,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £20,000 -
Surrey +43 1 £30,000 -
Berkshire +41 1 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London +33 1 £42,500 -22.72% 1
East of England +29 1 £21,500 -49.70%
West Midlands +26 1 £20,000 -44.44% 1
Kent +20 1 £29,000 +76.90%
North West -16 1 - - 1
Manchester -24 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £20,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £20,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £20,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £20,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £21,500 -
Kilmarnock - 1 £20,000 -
Coventry - 1 £20,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Structured Cabling 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 Structured Cabling.

1 62 (58.49%) Data Centre
2 48 (45.28%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (43.40%) WAN
4 45 (42.45%) LAN
5 44 (41.51%) Cisco
5 44 (41.51%) TCP/IP
5 44 (41.51%) Firewall
6 42 (39.62%) Wireless
6 42 (39.62%) DNS
7 39 (36.79%) Juniper
7 39 (36.79%) OSPF
7 39 (36.79%) BGP
7 39 (36.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 38 (35.85%) VPN
8 38 (35.85%) Degree
8 38 (35.85%) Network Architecture
8 38 (35.85%) HSRP
9 37 (34.91%) Network Security
10 36 (33.96%) Palo Alto
10 36 (33.96%) RIP
10 36 (33.96%) VRRP
10 36 (33.96%) Business Continuity
10 36 (33.96%) Network Design
11 27 (25.47%) Service Management
11 27 (25.47%) CCNP
12 25 (23.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 25 (23.58%) Extreme Networks
12 25 (23.58%) Reverse Proxy
13 23 (21.70%) Converged Networks
13 23 (21.70%) CCNA

Structured Cabling
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 2 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.89%) Revit
5 1 (0.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) IaaS
2 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (43.40%) WAN
2 45 (42.45%) LAN
3 44 (41.51%) Firewall
3 44 (41.51%) TCP/IP
4 42 (39.62%) DNS
4 42 (39.62%) Wireless
5 39 (36.79%) BGP
5 39 (36.79%) OSPF
6 38 (35.85%) HSRP
6 38 (35.85%) VPN
7 37 (34.91%) Network Security
8 36 (33.96%) RIP
8 36 (33.96%) VRRP
9 25 (23.58%) Reverse Proxy
10 23 (21.70%) Converged Networks
11 15 (14.15%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (4.72%) Ethernet
12 5 (4.72%) PBX
12 5 (4.72%) SSH
13 4 (3.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) EDMS
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 23 (21.70%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.49%) Finance
3 7 (6.60%) Retail
4 6 (5.66%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.83%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 14 (13.21%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.49%) Data Centre Technician
5 8 (7.55%) Data Centre Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Installation Technician
6 6 (5.66%) Cabling Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Communications Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Programme Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Programme Manager
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.77%) Analyst
7 4 (3.77%) Data Technician
7 4 (3.77%) EPoS Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) EPoS Field Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Field Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 62 (58.49%) Data Centre
2 22 (20.75%) BYOD
3 11 (10.38%) EPoS
4 8 (7.55%) Driving Licence
5 6 (5.66%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.83%) CCTV
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.89%) IVR
7 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.94%) Home Automation
8 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.94%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Unix
2 9 (8.49%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.55%) Linux
4 5 (4.72%) Solaris
5 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 38 (35.85%) Network Architecture
3 36 (33.96%) Business Continuity
3 36 (33.96%) Network Design
4 27 (25.47%) Service Management
5 23 (21.70%) Information Security
5 23 (21.70%) ITSM
6 21 (19.81%) IT Strategy
7 18 (16.98%) ITIL
8 15 (14.15%) Project Management
9 14 (13.21%) PRINCE2
10 10 (9.43%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.55%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.66%) Line Management
12 6 (5.66%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (5.66%) Programme Management
12 6 (5.66%) QMS
13 5 (4.72%) Change Control
13 5 (4.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.60%) C
2 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.83%) C#
2 3 (2.83%) Java
2 3 (2.83%) Perl
2 3 (2.83%) PHP
2 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.83%) Python
2 3 (2.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (45.28%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (35.85%) Degree
3 27 (25.47%) CCNP
4 23 (21.70%) CCNA
5 8 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.83%) HNC
6 3 (2.83%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.83%) PMP
7 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.94%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) QA
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) NFS
2 3 (2.83%) Samba
2 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.94%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (41.51%) Cisco
2 39 (36.79%) Juniper
3 36 (33.96%) Palo Alto
4 25 (23.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 25 (23.58%) Extreme Networks
5 17 (16.04%) Microsoft
6 13 (12.26%) Aruba
7 5 (4.72%) Oracle
7 5 (4.72%) VMware
8 4 (3.77%) Avaya
9 3 (2.83%) F5
9 3 (2.83%) HP
10 2 (1.89%) AlienVault
10 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.89%) Dell
10 2 (1.89%) SAP
10 2 (1.89%) Siebel
10 2 (1.89%) Sun
11 1 (0.94%) Apple
11 1 (0.94%) arcserve
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