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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 206 186 177
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 13 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 1.53% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 12
Average salary £35,000 £31,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -20.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,750 £40,589
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +3.79%
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
872 850 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.15% 17.34% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 768 674 730
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 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 22 December 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
(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
Worcestershire +16 4 £31,250 -21.87% 1
Warwickshire -3 3 £42,500 +41.66%
Shropshire - 2 £18,000 -
Coventry -5 1 £42,233 -
Birmingham -12 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) C
3 10 (37.04%) WAN
3 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) Internet
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 7 (25.93%) C++
5 7 (25.93%) Assembly Language
5 7 (25.93%) MPLS
5 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.93%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 5 (18.52%) DWDM
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
8 4 (14.81%) DSL
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Windows
8 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
9 3 (11.11%) LAN
9 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 3 (11.11%) VoIP
9 3 (11.11%) Avaya
9 3 (11.11%) VPN
9 3 (11.11%) FTP
9 3 (11.11%) OSPF
9 3 (11.11%) BGP
9 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) Internet
3 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) DWDM
6 4 (14.81%) DSL
7 3 (11.11%) OSPF
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
7 3 (11.11%) FTP
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) VoIP
7 3 (11.11%) LAN
8 2 (7.41%) Broadband
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) IPsec
8 2 (7.41%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
1 7 (25.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Design Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) SCADA
1 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) VHDL
2 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Software Engineering
1 7 (25.93%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
2 2 (7.41%) Service Management
2 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Change Management
2 2 (7.41%) ITSM
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (7.41%) Network Design
3 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
3 1 (3.70%) Network Management
3 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C
2 7 (25.93%) C++
2 7 (25.93%) Assembly Language
3 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
3 2 (7.41%) HNC
3 2 (7.41%) HND
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) CCIP
4 1 (3.70%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Netcool
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) Avaya
4 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
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