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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 223 194 190
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 16 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.69% 3.32% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 22
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -2.59%
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
946 783 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.25% 14.70% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 724 665 669
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -18 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Walsall - 2 - -
Coventry +2 1 £30,000 -
Warwickshire -13 1 £65,000 +30.00%
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,500 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 25 (64.10%) VPN
1 25 (64.10%) MPLS
2 24 (61.54%) OSPF
2 24 (61.54%) BGP
2 24 (61.54%) Juniper
3 21 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
5 18 (46.15%) ATM
6 17 (43.59%) Packet Switching
6 17 (43.59%) SDH
6 17 (43.59%) Ericsson
6 17 (43.59%) 3G
6 17 (43.59%) SONET
6 17 (43.59%) RSVP
6 17 (43.59%) SS7
6 17 (43.59%) VRRP
6 17 (43.59%) Frame Relay
6 17 (43.59%) Redback
6 17 (43.59%) Network Design
6 17 (43.59%) GGSN
6 17 (43.59%) SGSN
6 17 (43.59%) Network Architecture
6 17 (43.59%) 4G
6 17 (43.59%) HSRP
6 17 (43.59%) VoLTE
6 17 (43.59%) VoWiFi
7 12 (30.77%) Network Management
8 9 (23.08%) Firewall
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco
9 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.26%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) MPLS
1 25 (64.10%) VPN
2 24 (61.54%) BGP
2 24 (61.54%) OSPF
3 21 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 18 (46.15%) ATM
5 17 (43.59%) 3G
5 17 (43.59%) 4G
5 17 (43.59%) Frame Relay
5 17 (43.59%) GGSN
5 17 (43.59%) HSRP
5 17 (43.59%) Packet Switching
5 17 (43.59%) RSVP
5 17 (43.59%) SDH
5 17 (43.59%) SGSN
5 17 (43.59%) SONET
5 17 (43.59%) SS7
5 17 (43.59%) VoLTE
5 17 (43.59%) VoWiFi
5 17 (43.59%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (48.72%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Design Engineer
1 17 (43.59%) Ericsson Engineer
1 17 (43.59%) Implementation Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Network Specialist
4 5 (12.82%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Junior
8 1 (2.56%) Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Graduate
8 1 (2.56%) Junior C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.56%) jQuery
1 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
1 1 (2.56%) REST
1 1 (2.56%) SOAP
1 1 (2.56%) WCF
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) WinForms
1 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Network Architecture
1 17 (43.59%) Network Design
2 12 (30.77%) Network Management
3 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
4 7 (17.95%) Service Management
5 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) Data Acquisition
6 1 (2.56%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
1 2 (5.13%) C++
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) CCNA
2 6 (15.38%) CCNP
2 6 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCIP
3 1 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) OCA
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Terminal Services
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Juniper
2 17 (43.59%) Ericsson
2 17 (43.59%) Redback
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 6 (15.38%) EMC
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) SevOne
5 5 (12.82%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Radware
5 5 (12.82%) Splunk
5 5 (12.82%) VMware
6 4 (10.26%) Symantec
6 4 (10.26%) Veeam
7 3 (7.69%) Citrix
8 1 (2.56%) NEC
8 1 (2.56%) Nortel