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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 190 167 185
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 29 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 3.26% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 14
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -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
784 766 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.75% 15.59% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 662 663 750
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Birmingham -10 13 £45,000 +55.17%
Staffordshire +4 7 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £36,250 -
Warwickshire -14 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Shropshire - 2 £18,000 -
Coventry -24 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (45.24%) Telecoms
2 16 (38.10%) WAN
2 16 (38.10%) MPLS
3 15 (35.71%) VPN
4 12 (28.57%) C
5 11 (26.19%) Business Development
5 11 (26.19%) Unified Communications
6 10 (23.81%) VPLS
7 9 (21.43%) VoIP
7 9 (21.43%) Firewall
8 8 (19.05%) BGP
8 8 (19.05%) C++
8 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
8 8 (19.05%) Degree
8 8 (19.05%) Finance
9 7 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (14.29%) DSL
10 6 (14.29%) Internet
10 6 (14.29%) Windows
11 5 (11.90%) Validation
11 5 (11.90%) Electronics
11 5 (11.90%) Cisco
11 5 (11.90%) Juniper
11 5 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (9.52%) IEC 61508
12 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
12 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 4 (9.52%) Coaching

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (38.10%) WAN
1 16 (38.10%) MPLS
2 15 (35.71%) VPN
3 11 (26.19%) Unified Communications
4 10 (23.81%) VPLS
5 9 (21.43%) Firewall
5 9 (21.43%) VoIP
6 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 8 (19.05%) BGP
7 7 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (14.29%) DSL
8 6 (14.29%) Internet
9 4 (9.52%) FTP
9 4 (9.52%) Broadband
9 4 (9.52%) EIGRP
9 4 (9.52%) NetScreen
9 4 (9.52%) OSPF
9 4 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (7.14%) DHCP
10 3 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.38%) CANoe
General
1 19 (45.24%) Telecoms
2 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 5 (11.90%) Electronics
4 4 (9.52%) Marketing
5 3 (7.14%) Military
6 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.14%) Network Support
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Support
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) FPGA Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (7.14%) VHDL
4 1 (2.38%) SCADA
4 1 (2.38%) Telematics
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) UNIX
2 4 (9.52%) VxWorks
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Business Development
2 5 (11.90%) Validation
3 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.52%) UML
3 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
3 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
3 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.52%) Coaching
4 3 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 3 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.38%) Project Management
6 1 (2.38%) Network Management
6 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.38%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) C
2 8 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (9.52%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) CCIE
2 1 (2.38%) CCNP
2 1 (2.38%) CCIP
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Firmware
2 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Cisco
1 5 (11.90%) Juniper
2 4 (9.52%) Fortinet
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) IBM
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) Mitel
5 1 (2.38%) CommVault
5 1 (2.38%) Siemens
5 1 (2.38%) Avaya
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) Allen-Bradley
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