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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
England / West Midlands
Rank 186 212 191
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 17 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.36% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 2.43% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 17
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%

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
741 863 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.71% 14.77% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 616 710 700
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Herefordshire - 9 £50,000 -
Coventry +18 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Birmingham +5 2 £21,000 -58.00% 1
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Firmware
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 18 (52.94%) C#
4 17 (50.00%) C
5 16 (47.06%) Electronics
6 14 (41.18%) VHDL
6 14 (41.18%) Verilog
6 14 (41.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (41.18%) EMC
6 14 (41.18%) RS-485
7 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
8 9 (26.47%) VoIP
8 9 (26.47%) MPLS
8 9 (26.47%) Project Management
9 7 (20.59%) ASIC
9 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
9 7 (20.59%) Bluetooth
9 7 (20.59%) RS-232
10 6 (17.65%) Cisco
11 5 (14.71%) VPN
11 5 (14.71%) DNS
11 5 (14.71%) WAN
11 5 (14.71%) DHCP
11 5 (14.71%) LAN
11 5 (14.71%) PBX
11 5 (14.71%) VLAN
11 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
11 5 (14.71%) DSL
11 5 (14.71%) Windows Server

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) RS-485
2 9 (26.47%) MPLS
2 9 (26.47%) VoIP
3 7 (20.59%) Bluetooth
3 7 (20.59%) RS-232
3 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.71%) DHCP
4 5 (14.71%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) DSL
4 5 (14.71%) LAN
4 5 (14.71%) PBX
4 5 (14.71%) VLAN
4 5 (14.71%) VPN
4 5 (14.71%) WAN
5 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (11.76%) SSL
5 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
6 3 (8.82%) ADSL
6 3 (8.82%) Firewall
6 3 (8.82%) IPv4
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (47.06%) Electronics
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Firmware Engineer
2 18 (52.94%) Hardware Engineer
3 14 (41.18%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 13 (38.24%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Electrical Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support
7 2 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 14 (41.18%) Verilog
1 14 (41.18%) VHDL
2 7 (20.59%) ASIC
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Project Management
2 5 (14.71%) Embedded Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile Development
3 4 (11.76%) CAD
3 4 (11.76%) Presales
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Security
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
4 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Prototyping
6 1 (2.94%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (2.94%) DevOps
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL
6 1 (2.94%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.94%) SDLC
6 1 (2.94%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) C
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) CCNP
1 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CCDP
2 1 (2.94%) CCIE
2 1 (2.94%) CCNA
2 1 (2.94%) CCSE
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) IISP
2 1 (2.94%) ISSAP
2 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) EMC
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 3 (8.82%) Draytek
4 3 (8.82%) HP
4 3 (8.82%) Huawei
4 3 (8.82%) Meraki
4 3 (8.82%) NETGEAR
5 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) NEC
5 1 (2.94%) Splunk
5 1 (2.94%) Tufin
5 1 (2.94%) VMware