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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Engineer
Rank 103 55 75
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Engineer 44 83 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.88% 4.22% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 4.38% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 78 52
Median salary £43,750 £48,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +26.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £29,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2260 1894 2079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.33% 96.24% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 1600 1765
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
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 28 August 2016.

Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (73.00%) Cisco
2 68 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (57.00%) CCNP
3 57 (57.00%) Firewall
4 48 (48.00%) CCNA
5 40 (40.00%) WAN
6 38 (38.00%) LAN
6 38 (38.00%) Data Centre
7 21 (21.00%) HP
7 21 (21.00%) Juniper
8 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
9 16 (16.00%) SC Cleared
9 16 (16.00%) Windows Server
9 16 (16.00%) Wireless
9 16 (16.00%) Network Security
9 16 (16.00%) Windows
10 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (14.00%) MPLS
12 12 (12.00%) VPN
12 12 (12.00%) Finance
13 11 (11.00%) Extreme Networks
13 11 (11.00%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (11.00%) Presales
14 10 (10.00%) F5
14 10 (10.00%) VMware
14 10 (10.00%) Retail
14 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
14 10 (10.00%) CheckPoint
15 9 (9.00%) IPv4
16 8 (8.00%) 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 (6.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 57 (57.00%) Firewall
2 40 (40.00%) WAN
3 38 (38.00%) LAN
4 16 (16.00%) Network Security
4 16 (16.00%) Wireless
5 14 (14.00%) MPLS
6 12 (12.00%) VPN
7 11 (11.00%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (9.00%) IPv4
9 8 (8.00%) WLAN
10 6 (6.00%) SAN
11 5 (5.00%) BGP
11 5 (5.00%) Unified Communications
12 4 (4.00%) DHCP
12 4 (4.00%) DNS
12 4 (4.00%) OSPF
12 4 (4.00%) VoIP
13 3 (3.00%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (3.00%) Skype
13 3 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) French Language
5 2 (2.00%) Law
6 1 (1.00%) Back Office
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (38.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.00%) CMDB
4 1 (1.00%) EPoS
4 1 (1.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.00%) Windows
1 16 (16.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (3.00%) Linux
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (11.00%) Presales
2 7 (7.00%) ITIL
2 7 (7.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (6.00%) Change Management
3 6 (6.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.00%) Service Management
6 3 (3.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.00%) Project Management
7 2 (2.00%) Change Control
7 2 (2.00%) Network Management
7 2 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.00%) Security Operations
7 2 (2.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (2.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.00%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) Perl
2 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (68.00%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (57.00%) CCNP
3 48 (48.00%) CCNA
4 17 (17.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (8.00%) CCIE
7 7 (7.00%) CCVP
8 4 (4.00%) MCSA
8 4 (4.00%) MCSE
8 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (3.00%) Degree
10 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.00%) CCSA
11 1 (1.00%) CEH
11 1 (1.00%) CISSP
11 1 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.00%) vSphere
4 2 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 73 (73.00%) Cisco
2 21 (21.00%) HP
2 21 (21.00%) Juniper
3 15 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.00%) Extreme Networks
5 10 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 10 (10.00%) F5
5 10 (10.00%) VMware
6 8 (8.00%) Palo Alto
7 7 (7.00%) NetApp
8 6 (6.00%) Aruba
9 5 (5.00%) Citrix
9 5 (5.00%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.00%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (4.00%) Motorola
11 3 (3.00%) Meru Networks
12 2 (2.00%) Dell
12 2 (2.00%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.00%) Meraki
12 2 (2.00%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago