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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 103 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 15 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.83% 0.72% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.75% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 2
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £69,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
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
1743 1730 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.14% 95.84% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1504 1383
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 13 (61.90%) CCNP
5 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (47.62%) Network Security
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (42.86%) Juniper
8 8 (38.10%) OSPF
8 8 (38.10%) VPN
9 7 (33.33%) CCSE
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) WAN
9 7 (33.33%) LAN
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) BGP
9 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 7 (33.33%) F5
10 6 (28.57%) FWSM
10 6 (28.57%) CCNA
10 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
10 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
11 5 (23.81%) Fortinet
11 5 (23.81%) Sourcefire
11 5 (23.81%) SSL
12 4 (19.05%) RIP
12 4 (19.05%) CCIE
12 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
12 4 (19.05%) IGRP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (47.62%) Network Security
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 8 (38.10%) OSPF
6 7 (33.33%) BGP
6 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) LAN
6 7 (33.33%) WAN
6 7 (33.33%) DHCP
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (28.57%) FWSM
8 5 (23.81%) SSL
9 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
9 4 (19.05%) IGRP
9 4 (19.05%) RIP
10 3 (14.29%) Wireshark
10 3 (14.29%) Wireless
10 3 (14.29%) IPv6
General
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Network Design
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (61.90%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) CCSE
4 6 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (19.05%) CCSA
5 4 (19.05%) CCIE
6 3 (14.29%) JNCIP
7 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) CCDA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Snort
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Cisco
2 15 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 7 (33.33%) F5
5 5 (23.81%) Sourcefire
5 5 (23.81%) Fortinet