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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 84 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 42 42 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.24% 2.19% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.27% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 33
Median salary £48,750 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.90% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.29%

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
1826 1852 1771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.39% 96.66% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1384 1558 1606
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 83 (87.37%) Cisco
2 72 (75.79%) Firewall
3 54 (56.84%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (54.74%) WAN
5 50 (52.63%) LAN
6 38 (40.00%) CCNP
7 37 (38.95%) Data Centre
8 33 (34.74%) CCNA
9 30 (31.58%) CheckPoint
10 26 (27.37%) ITIL
11 25 (26.32%) OSPF
11 25 (26.32%) HP
12 23 (24.21%) Fortinet
13 22 (23.16%) Service Delivery
14 21 (22.11%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (21.05%) Telecoms
15 20 (21.05%) VPN
16 19 (20.00%) Network Security
17 17 (17.89%) Network Management
17 17 (17.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (17.89%) Mentoring
17 17 (17.89%) ITIL Certification
17 17 (17.89%) Degree
18 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
18 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
19 12 (12.63%) MPLS
19 12 (12.63%) WLAN
20 11 (11.58%) DNS
20 11 (11.58%) Juniper
20 11 (11.58%) Project Planning

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 3 (3.16%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (75.79%) Firewall
2 52 (54.74%) WAN
3 50 (52.63%) LAN
4 25 (26.32%) OSPF
5 20 (21.05%) VPN
6 19 (20.00%) Network Security
7 12 (12.63%) MPLS
7 12 (12.63%) WLAN
8 11 (11.58%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (11.58%) DNS
9 10 (10.53%) BGP
9 10 (10.53%) IPsec
9 10 (10.53%) SSL
10 9 (9.47%) VoIP
10 9 (9.47%) Wireless
11 8 (8.42%) Internet
11 8 (8.42%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (7.37%) IPv4
12 7 (7.37%) SSH
12 7 (7.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.16%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.05%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 37 (38.95%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.16%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (2.11%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.05%) EPoS
5 1 (1.05%) Fintech
5 1 (1.05%) FMCG
5 1 (1.05%) iPad
5 1 (1.05%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.53%) Windows
2 8 (8.42%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.21%) Linux
4 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) ITIL
2 22 (23.16%) Service Delivery
3 21 (22.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 17 (17.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (17.89%) Mentoring
4 17 (17.89%) Network Management
5 16 (16.84%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.58%) Presales
6 11 (11.58%) Project Planning
7 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.21%) Change Control
9 4 (4.21%) Change Management
9 4 (4.21%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.21%) Network Design
9 4 (4.21%) Project Management
10 3 (3.16%) Fault Management
10 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) C
2 3 (3.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (56.84%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (40.00%) CCNP
3 33 (34.74%) CCNA
4 17 (17.89%) Degree
4 17 (17.89%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (7.37%) CCIE
6 5 (5.26%) MCSE
6 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (4.21%) CCIP
7 4 (4.21%) CCSA
7 4 (4.21%) JNCIE
7 4 (4.21%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.16%) CCSE
8 3 (3.16%) CCVP
8 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.11%) MCSA
9 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.05%) CCDA
10 1 (1.05%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (5.26%) vSphere
2 4 (4.21%) XenApp
2 4 (4.21%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.16%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.11%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 83 (87.37%) Cisco
2 30 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 25 (26.32%) HP
4 23 (24.21%) Fortinet
5 11 (11.58%) Juniper
6 10 (10.53%) Avaya
7 9 (9.47%) Mitel
7 9 (9.47%) Palo Alto
7 9 (9.47%) VMware
8 8 (8.42%) Meraki
9 7 (7.37%) Citrix
9 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.32%) Huawei
10 6 (6.32%) NetApp
10 6 (6.32%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.26%) Aruba
11 5 (5.26%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.21%) Aerohive Networks
12 4 (4.21%) Extreme Networks
13 3 (3.16%) Intel Security
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