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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 100 116 117
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 29 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 7
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £48,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
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
1890 1837 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.47% 94.21% 93.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1589 1672
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 July 2015.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (90.70%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (60.47%) CheckPoint
4 25 (58.14%) Firewall
5 22 (51.16%) CCIE
6 20 (46.51%) CCNP
6 20 (46.51%) F5
7 19 (44.19%) OSPF
7 19 (44.19%) BGP
8 16 (37.21%) Juniper
9 14 (32.56%) LAN
9 14 (32.56%) WAN
9 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
10 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
10 13 (30.23%) Riverbed
11 12 (27.91%) Network Security
12 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (25.58%) Wireless
13 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
14 8 (18.60%) FWSM
14 8 (18.60%) HP ASE
14 8 (18.60%) Wireless Security
14 8 (18.60%) Huawei
14 8 (18.60%) HP
14 8 (18.60%) VPN
15 7 (16.28%) EIGRP
15 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
16 6 (13.95%) CCSE
16 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (13.95%) Telecoms

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 25 (58.14%) Firewall
2 19 (44.19%) OSPF
2 19 (44.19%) BGP
3 14 (32.56%) LAN
3 14 (32.56%) WAN
4 12 (27.91%) Network Security
5 11 (25.58%) Wireless
5 11 (25.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (23.26%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (18.60%) FWSM
7 8 (18.60%) Wireless Security
7 8 (18.60%) VPN
8 7 (16.28%) EIGRP
9 6 (13.95%) MPLS
9 6 (13.95%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
10 5 (11.63%) IOS XR
10 5 (11.63%) NX-OS
11 2 (4.65%) Wireshark
11 2 (4.65%) DNS
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Load Balancing
2 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.63%) Network Design
4 2 (4.65%) Migration
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
4 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (51.16%) CCIE
3 20 (46.51%) CCNP
4 8 (18.60%) HP ASE
5 6 (13.95%) CCSE
6 4 (9.30%) CCSA
6 4 (9.30%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.33%) CCDP
8 1 (2.33%) CCIP
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Snort
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (60.47%) CheckPoint
3 20 (46.51%) F5
4 16 (37.21%) Juniper
5 13 (30.23%) Riverbed
6 8 (18.60%) Huawei
6 8 (18.60%) HP
7 4 (9.30%) Sourcefire
8 2 (4.65%) Fortinet