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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 129 116 132
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 3 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.45% 0.098%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.72% 2.66% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £32,750 £30,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.37% -17.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £27,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £62,800 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
415 338 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.46% 16.98% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 380 281 284
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) MPLS
3 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (64.29%) VPLS
3 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
3 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
4 8 (57.14%) Business Development
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (21.43%) Server Building
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) vSphere
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) MPLS
3 9 (64.29%) VPLS
3 9 (64.29%) Unified Communications
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (7.14%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) WLAN
7 1 (7.14%) ADSL
7 1 (7.14%) ATM
7 1 (7.14%) SNMP
7 1 (7.14%) SMTP
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) 3G
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Development
2 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
1 3 (21.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
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%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) CommVault