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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 92 66 76
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 51 63 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.10% 3.34% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 3.46% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 45 58 60
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2349 1821 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.59% 96.55% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1538 1917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 74 (78.72%) Cisco
2 65 (69.15%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (60.64%) Firewall
4 48 (51.06%) CCNP
5 46 (48.94%) CCNA
6 41 (43.62%) WAN
7 39 (41.49%) LAN
8 33 (35.11%) Data Centre
9 22 (23.40%) Juniper
10 18 (19.15%) Wireless
11 17 (18.09%) Network Security
11 17 (18.09%) VPN
12 16 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (15.96%) HP
13 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
14 14 (14.89%) Windows
14 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
14 14 (14.89%) Windows Server
15 13 (13.83%) Presales
15 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
16 12 (12.77%) MPLS
17 11 (11.70%) IPv4
17 11 (11.70%) VMware
18 10 (10.64%) DNS
19 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
19 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
19 9 (9.57%) SolarWinds
19 9 (9.57%) F5
20 8 (8.51%) Palo Alto
20 8 (8.51%) CCIE

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 (6.38%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 57 (60.64%) Firewall
2 41 (43.62%) WAN
3 39 (41.49%) LAN
4 18 (19.15%) Wireless
5 17 (18.09%) Network Security
5 17 (18.09%) VPN
6 16 (17.02%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (12.77%) MPLS
8 11 (11.70%) IPv4
9 10 (10.64%) DNS
10 8 (8.51%) WLAN
11 6 (6.38%) DHCP
11 6 (6.38%) SAN
12 5 (5.32%) BGP
12 5 (5.32%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (5.32%) IP Telephony
12 5 (5.32%) Unified Communications
12 5 (5.32%) VLAN
12 5 (5.32%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (4.26%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (6.38%) Finance
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
2 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) French Language
4 2 (2.13%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Back Office
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.26%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (35.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.06%) CMDB
3 1 (1.06%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Windows
1 14 (14.89%) Windows Server
2 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
4 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.06%) Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.83%) Presales
2 7 (7.45%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (6.38%) ITIL
3 6 (6.38%) Project Planning
4 5 (5.32%) Configuration Management
4 5 (5.32%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.26%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.26%) Project Management
6 3 (3.19%) Change Management
6 3 (3.19%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.19%) Service Management
6 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.13%) Data Security
7 2 (2.13%) Network Management
7 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.13%) Resource Management
7 2 (2.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) C
2 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (69.15%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (51.06%) CCNP
3 46 (48.94%) CCNA
4 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
5 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.51%) CCIE
7 7 (7.45%) CCVP
8 5 (5.32%) MCSA
8 5 (5.32%) MCSE
8 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (5.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.06%) CCSA
10 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.57%) Active Directory
1 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.45%) vSphere
3 1 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.06%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 74 (78.72%) Cisco
2 22 (23.40%) Juniper
3 15 (15.96%) HP
3 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.70%) VMware
5 9 (9.57%) F5
5 9 (9.57%) SolarWinds
6 8 (8.51%) Palo Alto
7 7 (7.45%) Extreme Networks
7 7 (7.45%) NetApp
8 6 (6.38%) Aruba
8 6 (6.38%) Citrix
9 5 (5.32%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.26%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (4.26%) Meraki
10 4 (4.26%) Motorola
11 3 (3.19%) Avaya
11 3 (3.19%) Meru Networks
11 3 (3.19%) Mitel
12 2 (2.13%) Huawei
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