The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 118 126 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 7 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.095% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.90% 0.60% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
Average salary £62,500 £37,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.91% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £32,600 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Ethernet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
368 334 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.04% 15.82% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 292 307 270
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Ethernet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) WAN
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 13 (72.22%) MPLS
4 12 (66.67%) Citrix
5 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
5 11 (61.11%) VPN
5 11 (61.11%) VMware
5 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (55.56%) Juniper
6 10 (55.56%) SAN
7 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 9 (50.00%) LAN
7 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (50.00%) Replication
7 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
9 7 (38.89%) vSphere
10 6 (33.33%) SQL
10 6 (33.33%) HP
10 6 (33.33%) Wireless
10 6 (33.33%) VLAN
11 5 (27.78%) Linux
11 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
11 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
11 5 (27.78%) NetApp
11 5 (27.78%) Internet

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) WAN
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 13 (72.22%) MPLS
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) VPN
4 10 (55.56%) SAN
5 9 (50.00%) LAN
6 6 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (33.33%) VLAN
7 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
7 5 (27.78%) Internet
7 5 (27.78%) DWDM
8 4 (22.22%) FTP
8 4 (22.22%) HTTP
8 4 (22.22%) IPsec
9 1 (5.56%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Support
6 1 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
3 4 (22.22%) Clustering
4 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Asset Management
1 5 (27.78%) Network Management
2 4 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) CCA
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (38.89%) vSphere
4 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (27.78%) XenApp
5 4 (22.22%) XenServer
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
1 5 (27.78%) XenMobile
2 4 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 10 (55.56%) Juniper
5 6 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) Kaspersky
6 5 (27.78%) Symantec
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (16.67%) Remedy
9 1 (5.56%) IBM