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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 132 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £64,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,995 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-6.08% -0.01%
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
418 348 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.99% 16.42% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 331 320 264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £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 1 October 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 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (83.33%) Firewall
3 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 9 (75.00%) WAN
4 8 (66.67%) MPLS
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
6 6 (50.00%) SAN
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix
7 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
7 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (41.67%) VPN
7 5 (41.67%) DWDM
7 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (41.67%) Internet
7 5 (41.67%) Replication
7 5 (41.67%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
8 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 4 (33.33%) Linux
9 3 (25.00%) SQL
9 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (25.00%) FTP
9 3 (25.00%) HTTP
9 3 (25.00%) Apache
9 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) Clustering
9 3 (25.00%) IPsec
9 3 (25.00%) Finance

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) WAN
3 8 (66.67%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) DWDM
5 5 (41.67%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) FTP
7 3 (25.00%) HTTP
7 3 (25.00%) IPsec
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
8 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
9 1 (8.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Network Design
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (25.00%) XenServer
3 2 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) WSUS
2 2 (16.67%) XenMobile
2 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Kaspersky
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (16.67%) NetApp
6 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Remedy