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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 119 123 130
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.28% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.55% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £32,750 £63,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.22% +100.79%
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
397 386 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.99% 17.72% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 364 306 316
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 1 September 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (33.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (33.33%) VPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Operations Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco