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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 126 129 122
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 15 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.39% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Median salary £36,000 £28,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.21% -4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £37,750 £31,708 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.05% -0.91%
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
2250 1809 1833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.50% 98.05% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1674 1469 1616
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 30 May 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (70.00%) LAN
3 14 (70.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) CCNP
5 8 (40.00%) CCNA
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) Juniper
6 7 (35.00%) OSPF
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) Network Security
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (30.00%) BGP
7 6 (30.00%) SLA
8 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (25.00%) MPLS
8 5 (25.00%) SSL
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (20.00%) Aruba
9 4 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
9 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
9 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
9 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (20.00%) VMware

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 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) WAN
2 14 (70.00%) Firewall
2 14 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) Network Security
3 7 (35.00%) OSPF
3 7 (35.00%) VPN
4 6 (30.00%) BGP
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (25.00%) MPLS
5 5 (25.00%) SSL
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) IPsec
7 3 (15.00%) Spanning Tree
7 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (15.00%) French Language
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 4 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Business Development
4 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) CCNP
3 8 (40.00%) CCNA
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) CCIE
6 3 (15.00%) CISSP
7 2 (10.00%) MCSE
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.00%) CCDE
8 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) Aruba
4 4 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (5.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (5.00%) CA
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Motorola
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds