The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 111 108 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 16 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.63% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.67% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 8
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £63,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £45,000 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £62,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
Network Consultant
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1933 1788 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.80% 93.61% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1574 1562
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the Birmingham region.

Network Consultant Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (73.33%) Firewall
4 19 (63.33%) OSPF
4 19 (63.33%) BGP
5 17 (56.67%) CheckPoint
5 17 (56.67%) CCIE
5 17 (56.67%) F5
6 15 (50.00%) CCNP
7 13 (43.33%) Juniper
8 11 (36.67%) Riverbed
8 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
9 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
11 8 (26.67%) VPN
11 8 (26.67%) FWSM
12 6 (20.00%) Network Security
12 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (20.00%) CCSE
12 6 (20.00%) CSS
12 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
13 5 (16.67%) MPLS
13 5 (16.67%) LAN
13 5 (16.67%) WAN
13 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
14 4 (13.33%) IOS XR
14 4 (13.33%) NX-OS

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) Firewall
2 19 (63.33%) OSPF
2 19 (63.33%) BGP
3 10 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (26.67%) FWSM
5 8 (26.67%) EIGRP
5 8 (26.67%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) Network Security
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (16.67%) MPLS
7 5 (16.67%) LAN
7 5 (16.67%) WAN
8 4 (13.33%) DHCP
8 4 (13.33%) DNS
8 4 (13.33%) IOS XR
8 4 (13.33%) NX-OS
9 2 (6.67%) SSL
9 2 (6.67%) RIP
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (56.67%) CCIE
3 15 (50.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) CCSE
5 4 (13.33%) CCSA
5 4 (13.33%) CCNA
6 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.33%) CCDP
7 1 (3.33%) CCIP
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Snort
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (56.67%) CheckPoint
2 17 (56.67%) F5
3 13 (43.33%) Juniper
4 11 (36.67%) Riverbed
5 4 (13.33%) Sourcefire
5 4 (13.33%) Fortinet