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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 129 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 12 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.71% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.26% 4.53% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 9
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £36,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+26.02% -6.41%
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
368 287 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.95% 15.75% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 281 231 239
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 19 (90.48%) VPN
2 18 (85.71%) Juniper
2 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 18 (85.71%) MPLS
2 18 (85.71%) OSPF
2 18 (85.71%) BGP
2 18 (85.71%) ATM
2 18 (85.71%) Telecoms
3 17 (80.95%) Network Architecture
3 17 (80.95%) HSRP
3 17 (80.95%) VoLTE
3 17 (80.95%) VoWiFi
3 17 (80.95%) 4G
3 17 (80.95%) Packet Switching
3 17 (80.95%) SDH
3 17 (80.95%) SONET
3 17 (80.95%) 3G
3 17 (80.95%) Ericsson
3 17 (80.95%) RSVP
3 17 (80.95%) SS7
3 17 (80.95%) VRRP
3 17 (80.95%) Frame Relay
3 17 (80.95%) Redback
3 17 (80.95%) Network Design
3 17 (80.95%) GGSN
3 17 (80.95%) SGSN
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.52%) DHCP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) VPN
2 18 (85.71%) ATM
2 18 (85.71%) BGP
2 18 (85.71%) MPLS
2 18 (85.71%) OSPF
2 18 (85.71%) TCP/IP
3 17 (80.95%) 3G
3 17 (80.95%) 4G
3 17 (80.95%) Frame Relay
3 17 (80.95%) GGSN
3 17 (80.95%) HSRP
3 17 (80.95%) Packet Switching
3 17 (80.95%) RSVP
3 17 (80.95%) SDH
3 17 (80.95%) SGSN
3 17 (80.95%) SONET
3 17 (80.95%) SS7
3 17 (80.95%) VoLTE
3 17 (80.95%) VoWiFi
3 17 (80.95%) VRRP
General
1 18 (85.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Design Engineer
1 17 (80.95%) Ericsson Engineer
1 17 (80.95%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Administrator
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) IP Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Junior
2 1 (4.76%) Junior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
2 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Nortel Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Network Architecture
1 17 (80.95%) Network Design
2 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
2 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
2 1 (4.76%) Network Management
2 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Service Management
2 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCIP
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Juniper
2 17 (80.95%) Ericsson
2 17 (80.95%) Redback
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) NEC
4 1 (4.76%) Nortel
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam