The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 203 192 191
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 14 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 2.58% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 11
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Ethernet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
768 814 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.34% 15.62% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 659 706 730
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ethernet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet across the West Midlands region.

Ethernet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ethernet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Ethernet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ethernet
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +14 6 £52,500 +55.55%
Worcestershire - 2 £30,000 -
Warwickshire -7 1 £50,000 +36.98%
Coventry -16 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Birmingham -18 1 £42,500 +46.55%
Walsall - 1 - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
2 17 (42.50%) MPLS
3 16 (40.00%) VPN
4 15 (37.50%) WAN
5 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
6 12 (30.00%) VPLS
7 11 (27.50%) Business Development
7 11 (27.50%) Unified Communications
8 10 (25.00%) C
9 9 (22.50%) VoIP
9 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
10 8 (20.00%) BGP
10 8 (20.00%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Firewall
11 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
11 7 (17.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (17.50%) C++
11 7 (17.50%) Windows
12 6 (15.00%) Cisco
13 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
13 5 (12.50%) Electronics
13 5 (12.50%) Finance
13 5 (12.50%) Validation
13 5 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
14 4 (10.00%) IEC 61508
14 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
14 4 (10.00%) Coaching
14 4 (10.00%) Requirements Management
14 4 (10.00%) Marketing
14 4 (10.00%) Computer Science

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) MPLS
2 16 (40.00%) VPN
3 15 (37.50%) WAN
4 12 (30.00%) VPLS
5 11 (27.50%) Unified Communications
6 9 (22.50%) VoIP
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) BGP
7 8 (20.00%) Firewall
8 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (10.00%) OSPF
9 4 (10.00%) DSL
9 4 (10.00%) Internet
10 3 (7.50%) DNS
10 3 (7.50%) DHCP
10 3 (7.50%) Broadband
10 3 (7.50%) SAN
11 2 (5.00%) xDSL
11 2 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.50%) CANoe
General
1 21 (52.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Electronics
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Military
5 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
2 3 (7.50%) FPGA Engineer
2 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (5.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (2.50%) Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) OLE
2 1 (2.50%) HTML5
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.50%) Clustering
4 3 (7.50%) VHDL
4 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) SCADA
5 1 (2.50%) Telematics
5 1 (2.50%) User Experience
5 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
2 4 (10.00%) VxWorks
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Business Development
2 5 (12.50%) Validation
3 4 (10.00%) UML
3 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (10.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.00%) Coaching
4 3 (7.50%) Server Building
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.50%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) C
2 7 (17.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CCIE
2 2 (5.00%) CCNP
2 2 (5.00%) CCIP
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Firmware
2 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nagios
1 2 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco
2 4 (10.00%) Juniper
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) HP
3 3 (7.50%) Dell
3 3 (7.50%) IBM
3 3 (7.50%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) Remedy
4 2 (5.00%) BT
4 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.50%) Allen-Bradley
5 1 (2.50%) Mitel
5 1 (2.50%) CommVault
5 1 (2.50%) Siemens
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Avaya