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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 105 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 13 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.75% 0.88% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.83% 4.64% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £45,000 £29,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.17% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
269 280 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.45% 18.94% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 239 242 241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 11 (78.57%) WAN
1 11 (78.57%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) Business Development
2 10 (71.43%) VPLS
2 10 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VCP4
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
1 11 (78.57%) MPLS
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 10 (71.43%) VPLS
2 10 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) DSL
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) SDH
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Development
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) VCP4
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCIE
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCIP
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) HP
1 3 (21.43%) Dell
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) CommVault
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco