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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 215 193 188
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 11 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.19% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.13% 1.22% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £31,700 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £36,500 £40,589
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
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
970 819 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.87% 15.76% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 810 669 649
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 - 3 £35,000 -
Coventry -12 2 £42,233 +12.62%
Birmingham -14 2 £65,000 +100.00% 1
Warwickshire -1 1 £30,000 -4.76% 3
Staffordshire - 1 £19,500 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) WAN
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) Juniper
3 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (33.33%) MPLS
5 8 (29.63%) C
6 6 (22.22%) C++
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 6 (22.22%) LAN
6 6 (22.22%) VPN
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (22.22%) Citrix
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) DWDM
7 5 (18.52%) Replication
7 5 (18.52%) VMware
7 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Assembly Language
7 5 (18.52%) Internet
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
8 4 (14.81%) IPsec
9 3 (11.11%) Finance

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) WAN
1 11 (40.74%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 9 (33.33%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
4 6 (22.22%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) DWDM
5 5 (18.52%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) IPsec
7 3 (11.11%) Wireless
7 3 (11.11%) VLAN
7 3 (11.11%) Modbus
7 3 (11.11%) Profibus
7 3 (11.11%) FTP
7 3 (11.11%) HTTP
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) PPP
8 2 (7.41%) DNS
8 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) PVCS
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 3 (11.11%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Replication
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) SCADA
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.41%) ITSM
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Network Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Design
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) System Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) C
2 6 (22.22%) C++
3 5 (18.52%) Assembly Language
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) HNC
2 2 (7.41%) HND
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
3 3 (11.11%) XenServer
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
4 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (7.41%) XenMobile
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (37.04%) Juniper
3 6 (22.22%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Avaya
5 3 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.41%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.70%) Perforce
7 1 (3.70%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (3.70%) IBM
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) Siemens
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