The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ethernet
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 222 179
Rank change year-on-year +27 -43  
Permanent jobs citing Ethernet 12 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.40% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.65% 2.67% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 22
Median salary £41,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  

Ethernet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 728 938 792
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.27% 15.19% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 598 748 676
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Ethernet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Ethernet in the West Midlands

Ethernet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ethernet 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 28 March 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
Coventry +26 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Birmingham 0 3 £31,000 -38.00% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £41,500 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 (83.87%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Firmware
3 21 (67.74%) C#
4 19 (61.29%) C
5 17 (54.84%) Electronics
6 16 (51.61%) Linux
6 16 (51.61%) RS-485
7 14 (45.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 14 (45.16%) VHDL
7 14 (45.16%) Verilog
7 14 (45.16%) EMC
8 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 10 (32.26%) RS-232
10 8 (25.81%) Bluetooth
11 7 (22.58%) ASIC
11 7 (22.58%) Project Management
12 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Development
12 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
13 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
13 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
14 4 (12.90%) C++
14 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
14 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
14 4 (12.90%) CAD
15 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
15 3 (9.68%) Assembly Language
15 3 (9.68%) MPLS
15 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (9.68%) Automotive
15 3 (9.68%) MS Excel

Ethernet
Co-occurring 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 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) RS-485
2 10 (32.26%) RS-232
3 8 (25.81%) Bluetooth
4 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) MPLS
5 3 (9.68%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) DSL
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) PBX
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.23%) FlexRay
7 1 (3.23%) FWSM
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.23%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (54.84%) Electronics
2 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Firmware Engineer
2 19 (61.29%) Hardware Engineer
3 15 (48.39%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Electrical Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support
6 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Support
7 1 (3.23%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.23%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 14 (45.16%) Verilog
1 14 (45.16%) VHDL
2 7 (22.58%) ASIC
3 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.23%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Project Management
2 6 (19.35%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) Mobile Development
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) CAD
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (6.45%) Post-Production
6 2 (6.45%) Prototyping
7 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Presales
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) SIEM
7 1 (3.23%) Software Optimisation
7 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 19 (61.29%) C
3 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) Assembly Language
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCNP
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCDP
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCSE
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) IISP
2 1 (3.23%) ISSAP
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) EMC
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Assembla
3 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
3 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Juniper
3 1 (3.23%) NEC
3 1 (3.23%) Splunk
3 1 (3.23%) Tufin
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
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