The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 91 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 7 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.63% 1.14% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 6.45% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 9
Median salary £50,000 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +108.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £50,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 178 248 339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.14% 17.74% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 152 218 263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Wales

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Ethernet in Wales

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Wales over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in Wales

Ethernet
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales +5 5 £27,500 +14.58%
West Wales - 2 £50,000 -
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) WAN
2 10 (43.48%) MPLS
3 9 (39.13%) Avaya
3 9 (39.13%) LAN
3 9 (39.13%) Cisco
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (30.43%) OSPF
5 7 (30.43%) BGP
5 7 (30.43%) CCNP
5 7 (30.43%) IBM
5 7 (30.43%) SNMP
5 7 (30.43%) Windows
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
6 6 (26.09%) F5
6 6 (26.09%) Change Control
7 5 (21.74%) HSRP
7 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (21.74%) Multicast
7 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
7 5 (21.74%) Coaching
7 5 (21.74%) VPLS
7 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
7 5 (21.74%) IPsec
7 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) SONET

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (17.39%) Apache
1 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) MPLS
2 10 (43.48%) WAN
3 9 (39.13%) DNS
3 9 (39.13%) LAN
4 7 (30.43%) BGP
4 7 (30.43%) OSPF
4 7 (30.43%) SNMP
5 5 (21.74%) HSRP
5 5 (21.74%) IPsec
5 5 (21.74%) Multicast
5 5 (21.74%) Network Security
5 5 (21.74%) SONET
5 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
5 5 (21.74%) VPLS
5 5 (21.74%) VRRP
6 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (13.04%) DHCP
7 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 3 (13.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (13.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test and Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Apache Flex
2 2 (8.70%) CGI
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Control
1 6 (26.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
2 5 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (21.74%) Coaching
2 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
3 3 (13.04%) Information Security
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNP
3 5 (21.74%) CCDP
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CCDA
7 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (8.70%) BladeLogic
3 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Avaya
1 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 7 (30.43%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Sun
5 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
5 4 (17.39%) Palo Alto
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
6 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Intel
6 3 (13.04%) Intel Security
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) BMC
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.70%) Nortel
7 2 (8.70%) Remedy