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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 83 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 62 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.57% 2.03% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.08% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 16
Median salary £46,750 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.10% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.38%
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
2294 1775 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.15% 97.42% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 1448 1506
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 4 May 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 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 73 (68.87%) Cisco
2 72 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (66.04%) Firewall
4 58 (54.72%) LAN
5 56 (52.83%) CCNP
5 56 (52.83%) WAN
6 54 (50.94%) CCNA
7 39 (36.79%) Data Centre
8 27 (25.47%) Juniper
9 26 (24.53%) HP
9 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
10 21 (19.81%) Network Security
11 20 (18.87%) Windows
11 20 (18.87%) Windows Server
12 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
12 19 (17.92%) CheckPoint
13 18 (16.98%) MPLS
13 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.04%) Finance
14 17 (16.04%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (16.04%) IPv4
15 16 (15.09%) Extreme Networks
16 14 (13.21%) VMware
17 13 (12.26%) Retail
17 13 (12.26%) VPN
17 13 (12.26%) Performance Monitoring
18 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (11.32%) vSphere
18 12 (11.32%) Project Management
19 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management

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 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) 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 70 (66.04%) Firewall
2 58 (54.72%) LAN
3 56 (52.83%) WAN
4 21 (19.81%) Network Security
5 18 (16.98%) MPLS
6 17 (16.04%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (16.04%) IPv4
7 13 (12.26%) VPN
8 10 (9.43%) VoIP
9 8 (7.55%) SAN
10 7 (6.60%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (5.66%) IPsec
12 5 (4.72%) DNS
13 4 (3.77%) OSPF
13 4 (3.77%) SSL
13 4 (3.77%) Wireless
14 3 (2.83%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
15 2 (1.89%) IP Telephony
15 2 (1.89%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) 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 2 (1.89%) Law
5 1 (0.94%) French Language
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 39 (36.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.83%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.94%) CMDB
4 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.94%) EPoS
4 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.87%) Windows
1 20 (18.87%) Windows Server
2 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.72%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Linux
7 1 (0.94%) Unix
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (12.26%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (11.32%) Project Management
3 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
4 6 (5.66%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.72%) ITIL
5 5 (4.72%) Project Planning
6 4 (3.77%) Change Management
6 4 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (2.83%) Information Security
7 3 (2.83%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.83%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (2.83%) Service Management
7 3 (2.83%) SIEM
8 2 (1.89%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.89%) Change Control
8 2 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.89%) Network Design
8 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.83%) SQL
2 1 (0.94%) Perl
2 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 72 (67.92%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (52.83%) CCNP
3 54 (50.94%) CCNA
4 26 (24.53%) Security Cleared
5 19 (17.92%) SC Cleared
6 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.60%) MCSE
7 7 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.66%) MCSA
9 4 (3.77%) Degree
10 2 (1.89%) CCIE
11 1 (0.94%) CCDA
11 1 (0.94%) CCDP
11 1 (0.94%) CCIP
11 1 (0.94%) CEH
11 1 (0.94%) GIAC
11 1 (0.94%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.94%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.94%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) vSphere
2 6 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.66%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.83%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.94%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (68.87%) Cisco
2 27 (25.47%) Juniper
3 26 (24.53%) HP
4 19 (17.92%) CheckPoint
5 18 (16.98%) Microsoft
6 16 (15.09%) Extreme Networks
7 14 (13.21%) VMware
8 5 (4.72%) NetApp
9 4 (3.77%) F5
9 4 (3.77%) SonicWALL
10 3 (2.83%) Citrix
10 3 (2.83%) Dell
11 2 (1.89%) Avaya
11 2 (1.89%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.89%) Mitel
11 2 (1.89%) Remedy
11 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.94%) Brocade
12 1 (0.94%) Imperva
12 1 (0.94%) Sourcefire
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