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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 65 81 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 56 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.20% 2.36% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.28% 2.46% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41 43 24
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,800 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,700 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1708 2071 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.66% 95.97% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1690 1535
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 February 2017.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 100 (89.29%) Cisco
2 93 (83.04%) Firewall
3 62 (55.36%) Cisco Certification
4 56 (50.00%) WAN
5 55 (49.11%) LAN
6 43 (38.39%) CCNP
7 42 (37.50%) Data Centre
8 39 (34.82%) CCNA
8 39 (34.82%) CheckPoint
9 36 (32.14%) ITIL
10 31 (27.68%) HP
11 30 (26.79%) Telecoms
12 29 (25.89%) OSPF
13 28 (25.00%) Service Delivery
13 28 (25.00%) Fortinet
14 25 (22.32%) Root Cause Analysis
15 22 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (19.64%) Mentoring
15 22 (19.64%) Degree
15 22 (19.64%) VPN
16 21 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (18.75%) Network Management
17 20 (17.86%) Computer Science
17 20 (17.86%) MPLS
17 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
18 18 (16.07%) Avaya
18 18 (16.07%) VoIP
18 18 (16.07%) Network Security
19 17 (15.18%) Mitel
20 16 (14.29%) 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 (2.68%) Skype for Business
2 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 93 (83.04%) Firewall
2 56 (50.00%) WAN
3 55 (49.11%) LAN
4 29 (25.89%) OSPF
5 22 (19.64%) VPN
6 20 (17.86%) MPLS
7 18 (16.07%) Network Security
7 18 (16.07%) VoIP
8 15 (13.39%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (11.61%) Wireless
10 12 (10.71%) BGP
10 12 (10.71%) VLAN
11 11 (9.82%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (8.93%) IPsec
12 10 (8.93%) SSL
13 9 (8.04%) DNS
13 9 (8.04%) Internet
13 9 (8.04%) WLAN
14 8 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
15 7 (6.25%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
General
1 30 (26.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.68%) Finance
3 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 42 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 20 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.46%) Handset
4 3 (2.68%) HP StoreVirtual
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.79%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.89%) EPoS
6 1 (0.89%) Fintech
6 1 (0.89%) FMCG
6 1 (0.89%) iPad
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.57%) Linux
4 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.14%) ITIL
2 28 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 25 (22.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 22 (19.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 22 (19.64%) Mentoring
5 21 (18.75%) Network Management
6 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 16 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 9 (8.04%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.04%) Presales
9 8 (7.14%) Change Control
9 8 (7.14%) Change Management
9 8 (7.14%) Network Design
10 6 (5.36%) Load Balancing
10 6 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (4.46%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (3.57%) Problem Management
12 4 (3.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.46%) C
2 3 (2.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (55.36%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (38.39%) CCNP
3 39 (34.82%) CCNA
4 22 (19.64%) Degree
5 21 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (7.14%) CCIE
6 8 (7.14%) CCIP
6 8 (7.14%) JNCIE
6 8 (7.14%) JNCIP
7 5 (4.46%) CCSA
7 5 (4.46%) CCSE
8 4 (3.57%) MCSE
8 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.89%) CCDA
9 1 (0.89%) CCDP
9 1 (0.89%) MCSA
9 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.57%) vSphere
2 4 (3.57%) XenApp
2 4 (3.57%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.68%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.79%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.89%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 100 (89.29%) Cisco
2 39 (34.82%) CheckPoint
3 31 (27.68%) HP
4 28 (25.00%) Fortinet
5 18 (16.07%) Avaya
6 17 (15.18%) Mitel
7 15 (13.39%) Juniper
8 11 (9.82%) Palo Alto
9 10 (8.93%) Meraki
10 8 (7.14%) SolarWinds
10 8 (7.14%) Sourcefire
10 8 (7.14%) VMware
11 7 (6.25%) Citrix
12 6 (5.36%) Huawei
13 5 (4.46%) Aruba
13 5 (4.46%) Intel Security
13 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
13 5 (4.46%) NetApp
14 4 (3.57%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (3.57%) SonicWALL
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