The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 171 182 176
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 26 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.46% 2.38% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
751 839 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.19% 16.75% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 647 707 558
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Ethernet
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 11 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Coventry +11 7 £45,000 +73.07% 2
Warwickshire +13 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 -
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England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (68.18%) Cisco
2 26 (59.09%) Firewall
3 23 (52.27%) LAN
4 22 (50.00%) WAN
5 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
6 17 (38.64%) Windows
7 15 (34.09%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (29.55%) MPLS
8 13 (29.55%) Advertising
8 13 (29.55%) Network Security
9 12 (27.27%) VPN
10 11 (25.00%) .NET
11 10 (22.73%) Juniper
12 9 (20.45%) C++
12 9 (20.45%) C
13 8 (18.18%) UNIX
13 8 (18.18%) SAN
13 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
13 8 (18.18%) PPP
13 8 (18.18%) Citrix
14 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (15.91%) IPsec
14 7 (15.91%) Perforce
14 7 (15.91%) VMware
14 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
14 7 (15.91%) PVCS
14 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (15.91%) SQL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (59.09%) Firewall
2 23 (52.27%) LAN
3 22 (50.00%) WAN
4 21 (47.73%) TCP/IP
5 13 (29.55%) MPLS
5 13 (29.55%) Network Security
6 12 (27.27%) VPN
7 8 (18.18%) SAN
7 8 (18.18%) PPP
8 7 (15.91%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (15.91%) IPsec
9 6 (13.64%) VLAN
10 5 (11.36%) Wireless
10 5 (11.36%) DSL
10 5 (11.36%) X.21
10 5 (11.36%) OSPF
10 5 (11.36%) BGP
10 5 (11.36%) ATM
10 5 (11.36%) ISDN
11 4 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) PVCS
1 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (29.55%) Advertising
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Electronics
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Finance
5 1 (2.27%) Law
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Network Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Network Architect
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Design Authority
4 5 (11.36%) NOC Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Network Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Network Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Statistics
1 5 (11.36%) Replication
2 3 (6.82%) Device Driver
2 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) SCADA
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Firmware
4 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) UNIX
3 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.82%) HPUX
4 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Capacity Planning
2 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
3 6 (13.64%) Project Planning
3 6 (13.64%) Network Management
4 5 (11.36%) System Testing
4 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
5 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
7 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) C++
1 9 (20.45%) C
2 8 (18.18%) Embedded C
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) VB
5 2 (4.55%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.64%) CCIE
2 6 (13.64%) CCNA
3 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CCA
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) XenDesktop
2 5 (11.36%) vSphere
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) XenApp
3 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.55%) XenServer
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Netcool
2 3 (6.82%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.82%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Cisco
2 10 (22.73%) Juniper
3 8 (18.18%) Citrix
4 7 (15.91%) Perforce
4 7 (15.91%) VMware
5 6 (13.64%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) BT
7 3 (6.82%) Kaspersky
7 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 3 (6.82%) Symantec
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.55%) Remedy
9 1 (2.27%) Siemens
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.27%) Allen-Bradley
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