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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 211 196 174
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 18 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.20% 2.43% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 10
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
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
817 783 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.35% 15.47% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 689 695 603
Average salary £42,500 £35,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.14% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Birmingham +3 10 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Warwickshire -12 6 £65,000 +30.00%
Solihull +10 2 - - 1
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (45.61%) VPN
2 25 (43.86%) Juniper
2 25 (43.86%) OSPF
2 25 (43.86%) BGP
2 25 (43.86%) Cisco
3 23 (40.35%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (40.35%) CCNP
4 21 (36.84%) MPLS
4 21 (36.84%) WAN
5 20 (35.09%) Firewall
5 20 (35.09%) Telecoms
6 19 (33.33%) Network Management
7 17 (29.82%) LAN
8 16 (28.07%) Network Design
9 15 (26.32%) CCNA
10 13 (22.81%) CCIP
10 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
10 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
10 13 (22.81%) Finance
10 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
10 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
11 12 (21.05%) FortiGate
11 12 (21.05%) FTP
12 11 (19.30%) C
12 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
12 11 (19.30%) NetScreen
12 11 (19.30%) Spanning Tree
13 10 (17.54%) Splunk
13 10 (17.54%) Wireshark
13 10 (17.54%) OmniPeek

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Simulink
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (45.61%) VPN
2 25 (43.86%) BGP
2 25 (43.86%) OSPF
3 21 (36.84%) MPLS
3 21 (36.84%) WAN
4 20 (35.09%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) LAN
6 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
7 12 (21.05%) FTP
8 11 (19.30%) EIGRP
8 11 (19.30%) NetScreen
8 11 (19.30%) Spanning Tree
9 10 (17.54%) OmniPeek
9 10 (17.54%) SDH
9 10 (17.54%) Wireshark
10 9 (15.79%) ATM
11 8 (14.04%) Packet Switching
11 8 (14.04%) RSVP
11 8 (14.04%) SS7
11 8 (14.04%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (35.09%) Telecoms
2 13 (22.81%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Automotive
4 3 (5.26%) Billing
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Network Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Ericsson Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Design Engineer
4 8 (14.04%) Implementation Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) IP Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Cisco Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) Graduate
6 5 (8.77%) Network Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Nortel Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Junior
7 4 (7.02%) Network Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (5.26%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
2 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 3 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.51%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Network Management
2 16 (28.07%) Network Design
3 13 (22.81%) Load Balancing
4 8 (14.04%) Network Architecture
4 8 (14.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) Service Management
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (8.77%) Fault Management
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.02%) Data Architecture
9 3 (5.26%) Wealth Management
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (3.51%) ERP
10 2 (3.51%) Fault Analysis
11 1 (1.75%) CRM
11 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (1.75%) Presales
11 1 (1.75%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) C
2 5 (8.77%) C++
3 4 (7.02%) Java
4 3 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
5 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) CCNP
1 23 (40.35%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (26.32%) CCNA
3 13 (22.81%) CCIP
3 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
4 8 (14.04%) Degree
5 5 (8.77%) CCIE
6 4 (7.02%) CCDP
6 4 (7.02%) CCSP
6 4 (7.02%) JNCIA
6 4 (7.02%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.75%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO26262
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.51%) MISRA
2 2 (3.51%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (21.05%) FortiGate
2 3 (5.26%) Netcool
3 1 (1.75%) Cacti
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Cisco
1 25 (43.86%) Juniper
2 10 (17.54%) Ericsson
2 10 (17.54%) HP
2 10 (17.54%) Nortel
2 10 (17.54%) Radware
2 10 (17.54%) Splunk
3 8 (14.04%) Redback
4 6 (10.53%) EMC
4 6 (10.53%) SevOne
5 5 (8.77%) BT
6 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.02%) Remedy
6 4 (7.02%) VMware
7 3 (5.26%) Avaya
7 3 (5.26%) ION Trading
8 2 (3.51%) Ciena
8 2 (3.51%) Huawei
9 1 (1.75%) NEC
9 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton on Trent
Healthcare at Home
Salary: £18,000 to £19,500 depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vodafone
Salary: £Attractive, plus shift allowance and annual bonus
Posted: 23 days ago