The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 112 127 104
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 9 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.46% 0.098% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.76% 0.66% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £30,500 £37,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.56% +2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,600 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £41,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
326 303 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 14.92% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 270 276 297
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Ethernet
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
4 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 12 (70.59%) VPN
4 12 (70.59%) WAN
4 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (64.71%) SAN
5 11 (64.71%) MPLS
6 10 (58.82%) Replication
6 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
6 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
6 10 (58.82%) XenDesktop
7 9 (52.94%) LAN
7 9 (52.94%) Juniper
8 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
8 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (41.18%) vSphere
10 6 (35.29%) VLAN
10 6 (35.29%) Wireless
10 6 (35.29%) HP
10 6 (35.29%) Linux
10 6 (35.29%) SQL
11 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 5 (29.41%) FTP
11 5 (29.41%) HTTP
11 5 (29.41%) Apache

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (29.41%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
2 12 (70.59%) VPN
3 11 (64.71%) SAN
3 11 (64.71%) MPLS
4 9 (52.94%) LAN
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 6 (35.29%) VLAN
6 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
6 5 (29.41%) IPsec
6 5 (29.41%) FTP
6 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) DWDM
8 1 (5.88%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Network Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Network Support
5 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Replication
2 5 (29.41%) Clustering
2 5 (29.41%) Client/Server
3 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (47.06%) Windows 7
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Asset Management
1 5 (29.41%) Network Management
2 4 (23.53%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) XenDesktop
3 7 (41.18%) vSphere
4 5 (29.41%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (29.41%) XenApp
4 5 (29.41%) XenServer
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
1 5 (29.41%) WSUS
1 5 (29.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
4 9 (52.94%) Juniper
5 6 (35.29%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) NetApp
6 5 (29.41%) Kaspersky
6 5 (29.41%) Symantec
7 3 (17.65%) Remedy
7 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) IBM