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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 98 100 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 11 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.69% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.12% 3.77% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 6
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,900 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
267 318 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.83% 18.34% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 238 253 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 17 April 2014.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 20 (86.96%) TCP/IP
2 20 (86.96%) LAN
2 20 (86.96%) WAN
3 19 (82.61%) Firewall
4 15 (65.22%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (56.52%) Network Security
5 13 (56.52%) Advertising
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 8 (34.78%) Citrix
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (30.43%) VPN
8 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
9 6 (26.09%) SAN
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (26.09%) MPLS
9 6 (26.09%) CCIE
10 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) Replication
10 5 (21.74%) Wireless
10 5 (21.74%) vSphere
10 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
11 4 (17.39%) VLAN
11 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
11 4 (17.39%) HP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) LAN
1 20 (86.96%) WAN
1 20 (86.96%) TCP/IP
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 13 (56.52%) Network Security
4 7 (30.43%) VPN
5 6 (26.09%) SAN
5 6 (26.09%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) Wireless
7 4 (17.39%) VLAN
8 3 (13.04%) NetScaler
9 2 (8.70%) IPsec
9 2 (8.70%) FTP
9 2 (8.70%) HTTP
10 1 (4.35%) PPP
10 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (56.52%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Consultant
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Network Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Design Authority
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) HPUX
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (26.09%) Project Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 3 (13.04%) Network Management
5 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Network Design
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (26.09%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
2 5 (21.74%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
4 2 (8.70%) XenServer
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (13.04%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.04%) XenMobile
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Juniper
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Kaspersky
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) Remedy
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.35%) BT
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