The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 84 93 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 56 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.37% 2.09% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.12% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 29
Median salary £50,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £32,500 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.84%
Network Engineer
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
2259 1743 1780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.48% 98.31% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 1400 1563
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Network Engineer in the job title.

Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Network Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Network Engineer in the job title.

1 72 (67.92%) Cisco
1 72 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (65.09%) Firewall
3 62 (58.49%) LAN
4 60 (56.60%) WAN
5 57 (53.77%) CCNP
6 53 (50.00%) CCNA
7 39 (36.79%) Data Centre
8 28 (26.42%) HP
9 27 (25.47%) Juniper
10 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
11 21 (19.81%) Windows Server
11 21 (19.81%) Windows
11 21 (19.81%) Network Security
12 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
12 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
12 19 (17.92%) CheckPoint
12 19 (17.92%) Extreme Networks
13 17 (16.04%) MPLS
13 17 (16.04%) Finance
14 15 (14.15%) IPv4
14 15 (14.15%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (12.26%) Performance Monitoring
15 13 (12.26%) VMware
15 13 (12.26%) Retail
16 11 (10.38%) VPN
16 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
16 11 (10.38%) Project Management
16 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
17 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (4.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.83%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (65.09%) Firewall
2 62 (58.49%) LAN
3 60 (56.60%) WAN
4 21 (19.81%) Network Security
5 17 (16.04%) MPLS
6 15 (14.15%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (14.15%) IPv4
7 11 (10.38%) VPN
8 9 (8.49%) VoIP
9 7 (6.60%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (5.66%) SAN
10 6 (5.66%) Wireless
11 5 (4.72%) DNS
12 4 (3.77%) IPsec
12 4 (3.77%) OSPF
12 4 (3.77%) SSL
13 2 (1.89%) Internet
13 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (1.89%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) French Language
5 2 (1.89%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 39 (36.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.89%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (0.94%) CMDB
3 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.94%) EPoS
3 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (19.81%) Windows
1 21 (19.81%) Windows Server
2 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.83%) Linux
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.26%) Performance Monitoring
2 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
2 11 (10.38%) Project Management
3 5 (4.72%) Project Planning
4 4 (3.77%) Change Management
4 4 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.83%) Information Security
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL
5 3 (2.83%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.83%) Presales
5 3 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (2.83%) SIEM
6 2 (1.89%) Data Protection
6 2 (1.89%) Network Design
6 2 (1.89%) Network Management
6 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.89%) Service Delivery
6 2 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (0.94%) Perl
2 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (53.77%) CCNP
3 53 (50.00%) CCNA
4 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
5 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (5.66%) MCSE
7 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.72%) MCSA
9 3 (2.83%) Degree
10 1 (0.94%) CCDA
10 1 (0.94%) CCDP
10 1 (0.94%) CCIE
10 1 (0.94%) CEH
10 1 (0.94%) CISSP
10 1 (0.94%) GIAC
10 1 (0.94%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.94%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.94%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.43%) vSphere
3 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (0.94%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 72 (67.92%) Cisco
2 28 (26.42%) HP
3 27 (25.47%) Juniper
4 19 (17.92%) CheckPoint
4 19 (17.92%) Extreme Networks
4 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
5 13 (12.26%) VMware
6 4 (3.77%) Aerohive Networks
6 4 (3.77%) Aruba
6 4 (3.77%) F5
6 4 (3.77%) Motorola
6 4 (3.77%) NetApp
7 3 (2.83%) Citrix
7 3 (2.83%) Meru Networks
7 3 (2.83%) SonicWALL
8 2 (1.89%) Avaya
8 2 (1.89%) Dell
8 2 (1.89%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.89%) Mitel
8 2 (1.89%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Overtime
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