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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 96 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 51 75 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.16% 3.66% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 3.79% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46 69 48
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,125 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
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
2272 1980 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.23% 96.54% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1698 1631 1576
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +4.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 23 July 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 78 (67.83%) Cisco
2 74 (64.35%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (57.39%) Firewall
4 59 (51.30%) CCNP
5 54 (46.96%) CCNA
6 51 (44.35%) LAN
7 50 (43.48%) WAN
8 44 (38.26%) Data Centre
9 29 (25.22%) Juniper
10 25 (21.74%) HP
11 23 (20.00%) Network Security
12 22 (19.13%) Security Cleared
13 18 (15.65%) SC Cleared
13 18 (15.65%) Wireless
14 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
14 17 (14.78%) Windows
14 17 (14.78%) Windows Server
15 16 (13.91%) VPN
15 16 (13.91%) MPLS
16 15 (13.04%) Finance
16 15 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
17 14 (12.17%) Extreme Networks
17 14 (12.17%) CheckPoint
18 13 (11.30%) Retail
19 12 (10.43%) VMware
19 12 (10.43%) IPv4
20 11 (9.57%) Configuration Management
20 11 (9.57%) Active Directory
21 10 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
21 10 (8.70%) F5

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 6 (5.22%) Skype for Business
2 5 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.48%) MS Office
3 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (57.39%) Firewall
2 51 (44.35%) LAN
3 50 (43.48%) WAN
4 23 (20.00%) Network Security
5 18 (15.65%) Wireless
6 16 (13.91%) MPLS
6 16 (13.91%) VPN
7 15 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (10.43%) IPv4
9 7 (6.09%) VoIP
9 7 (6.09%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (5.22%) DHCP
11 5 (4.35%) BGP
11 5 (4.35%) SAN
12 4 (3.48%) IPsec
12 4 (3.48%) OSPF
12 4 (3.48%) VLAN
12 4 (3.48%) WLAN
13 3 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (2.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
General
1 15 (13.04%) Finance
2 13 (11.30%) Retail
3 4 (3.48%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) French Language
5 2 (1.74%) Law
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.26%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.61%) Driving Licence
3 2 (1.74%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (0.87%) CMDB
4 1 (0.87%) EPoS
4 1 (0.87%) Online Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.78%) Windows
1 17 (14.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.48%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (3.48%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.61%) Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (9.57%) Configuration Management
2 10 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (6.96%) Presales
4 7 (6.09%) ITIL
5 6 (5.22%) Change Management
5 6 (5.22%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 5 (4.35%) Project Management
6 5 (4.35%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.48%) Service Management
8 3 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.61%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.74%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.74%) Change Control
9 2 (1.74%) Network Design
9 2 (1.74%) Network Management
9 2 (1.74%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (1.74%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.74%) SQL
2 1 (0.87%) Perl
2 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (64.35%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (51.30%) CCNP
3 54 (46.96%) CCNA
4 22 (19.13%) Security Cleared
5 18 (15.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.35%) CCIE
7 4 (3.48%) CCVP
7 4 (3.48%) MCSE
7 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.61%) Degree
8 3 (2.61%) MCSA
9 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.87%) CCDA
10 1 (0.87%) CCDP
10 1 (0.87%) CCIP
10 1 (0.87%) CEH
10 1 (0.87%) CISSP
10 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.22%) vSphere
4 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.61%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.87%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) SCCM
2 1 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 78 (67.83%) Cisco
2 29 (25.22%) Juniper
3 25 (21.74%) HP
4 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.17%) CheckPoint
5 14 (12.17%) Extreme Networks
6 12 (10.43%) VMware
7 10 (8.70%) F5
8 6 (5.22%) Aruba
8 6 (5.22%) Palo Alto
9 5 (4.35%) Citrix
9 5 (4.35%) NetApp
9 5 (4.35%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.48%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (3.48%) Motorola
11 3 (2.61%) Meru Networks
11 3 (2.61%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.74%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.74%) Meraki
12 2 (1.74%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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