The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 123 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 23 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.47% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 6
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £76,500 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -3.67%
Network Support
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
2305 1913 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.28% 96.23% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1691 1617 1776
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £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 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Network Support in the job title.

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Network Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Support across the Birmingham region.

Network Support Salary Trend in Birmingham

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Network Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 29 (78.38%) WAN
2 28 (75.68%) Cisco
2 28 (75.68%) Firewall
3 27 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (59.46%) ITIL
4 22 (59.46%) Wireless
5 21 (56.76%) OSPF
6 20 (54.05%) CCNP
7 19 (51.35%) LAN
8 18 (48.65%) EIGRP
9 17 (45.95%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (43.24%) SolarWinds
11 14 (37.84%) MPLS
11 14 (37.84%) VPN
11 14 (37.84%) CCNA
11 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
12 13 (35.14%) Palo Alto
12 13 (35.14%) BGP
13 11 (29.73%) Riverbed
13 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
13 11 (29.73%) VoIP
14 10 (27.03%) SSL
14 10 (27.03%) CISSP
14 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
14 10 (27.03%) IP Telephony
15 9 (24.32%) VPLS
15 9 (24.32%) F5
15 9 (24.32%) Cisco CUCM
15 9 (24.32%) Cisco Wireless

Network Support 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 (8.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 29 (78.38%) WAN
2 28 (75.68%) Firewall
3 22 (59.46%) Wireless
4 21 (56.76%) OSPF
5 19 (51.35%) LAN
6 18 (48.65%) EIGRP
7 17 (45.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (37.84%) MPLS
8 14 (37.84%) VPN
9 13 (35.14%) BGP
10 11 (29.73%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (29.73%) VoIP
11 10 (27.03%) IP Telephony
11 10 (27.03%) SSL
12 9 (24.32%) Cisco Wireless
12 9 (24.32%) VPLS
13 8 (21.62%) Network Security
14 7 (18.92%) TCP/IP
15 3 (8.11%) Internet
15 3 (8.11%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (8.11%) French Language
1 3 (8.11%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) WAP
1 1 (2.70%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Handset
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
3 8 (21.62%) Supplier Management
4 7 (18.92%) Change Management
5 6 (16.22%) Service Management
6 4 (10.81%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
6 4 (10.81%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Network Management
8 2 (5.41%) Business Development
8 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.41%) Operations Management
8 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (54.05%) CCNP
3 14 (37.84%) CCNA
4 10 (27.03%) CISSP
5 5 (13.51%) Degree
6 4 (10.81%) CCIE
7 1 (2.70%) CCDE
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (2.70%) Cacti
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Cisco
2 16 (43.24%) SolarWinds
3 13 (35.14%) Palo Alto
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) Riverbed
5 9 (24.32%) F5
6 8 (21.62%) VMware
7 7 (18.92%) Juniper
8 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
9 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
10 2 (5.41%) Aruba
11 1 (2.70%) Aerohive Networks
11 1 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (2.70%) CA
11 1 (2.70%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (2.70%) HP
11 1 (2.70%) Mitel
11 1 (2.70%) Motorola
11 1 (2.70%) Symantec