Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethernet over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 200 177
Rank change year-on-year +37 -23 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 29 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.75% 0.25% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.84% 1.53% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 16
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £25,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +140.00% -39.39% -32.10%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £44,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -

Ethernet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 599 786 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.55% 16.60% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 461 522 683
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,125 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Birmingham

Ethernet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ethernet in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Ethernet in Birmingham

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 22 (75.86%) MPLS
2 21 (72.41%) Cisco
3 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (62.07%) OSPF
4 18 (62.07%) BGP
4 18 (62.07%) Wireless
4 18 (62.07%) CCNP
4 18 (62.07%) VPN
4 18 (62.07%) Presales
5 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
5 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
5 17 (58.62%) VLAN
5 17 (58.62%) Load Balancing
5 17 (58.62%) Aruba
6 16 (55.17%) Time Management
6 16 (55.17%) Fortinet
6 16 (55.17%) HP
6 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
6 16 (55.17%) IPsec
7 15 (51.72%) Project Management
7 15 (51.72%) SSL
7 15 (51.72%) SNMP
7 15 (51.72%) ITIL
7 15 (51.72%) Network Security
7 15 (51.72%) QA
7 15 (51.72%) Network Design
7 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (51.72%) ITIL V3
7 15 (51.72%) SIEM
7 15 (51.72%) Cisco Nexus

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) MPLS
2 18 (62.07%) BGP
2 18 (62.07%) OSPF
2 18 (62.07%) VPN
2 18 (62.07%) Wireless
3 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
3 17 (58.62%) VLAN
4 16 (55.17%) IPsec
5 15 (51.72%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (51.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 15 (51.72%) Network Security
5 15 (51.72%) SNMP
5 15 (51.72%) SSL
6 14 (48.28%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (31.03%) WAN
8 5 (17.24%) LAN
8 5 (17.24%) VoIP
9 3 (10.34%) Broadband
9 3 (10.34%) DHCP
9 3 (10.34%) WLAN
General
1 14 (48.28%) Billing
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (13.79%) Finance
4 3 (10.34%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Chief Technology Officer
1 4 (13.79%) Product Director
1 4 (13.79%) Technical Director
2 3 (10.34%) Broadband Product Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Product Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Switch Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Presales Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Data Centre
2 14 (48.28%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Presales
2 17 (58.62%) Load Balancing
3 16 (55.17%) Time Management
4 15 (51.72%) ITIL
4 15 (51.72%) ITIL V3
4 15 (51.72%) Network Design
4 15 (51.72%) Project Management
4 15 (51.72%) SIEM
5 14 (48.28%) Application Performance Management
5 14 (48.28%) Converged Infrastructure
5 14 (48.28%) Line Management
5 14 (48.28%) Mentoring
5 14 (48.28%) Migration
5 14 (48.28%) Performance Management
5 14 (48.28%) Security Management
5 14 (48.28%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Logistics
7 3 (10.34%) Product Management
7 3 (10.34%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Ada
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) Go
1 1 (3.45%) Python
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (62.07%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) CCDP
4 2 (6.90%) CISSP
5 1 (3.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (3.45%) CCDA
5 1 (3.45%) CCIP
5 1 (3.45%) CCSA
5 1 (3.45%) CCSE
5 1 (3.45%) CCSP
5 1 (3.45%) IISP
5 1 (3.45%) ISSAP
5 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) QA
2 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.90%) Netcool
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) Aruba
3 16 (55.17%) CheckPoint
3 16 (55.17%) Fortinet
3 16 (55.17%) HP
4 15 (51.72%) Meraki
5 14 (48.28%) Brocade
5 14 (48.28%) F5
5 14 (48.28%) SolarWinds
5 14 (48.28%) Sourcefire
6 3 (10.34%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (10.34%) Juniper
7 2 (6.90%) AirMagnet
7 2 (6.90%) Extreme Networks
7 2 (6.90%) Meru Networks
7 2 (6.90%) Motorola
8 1 (3.45%) Huawei
8 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.45%) Splunk
8 1 (3.45%) Tufin