The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 127 119 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £47,500 - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £33,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+2.23% -7.58%
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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Network Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Support in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) OSPF
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) PABX
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) GSM

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Network Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) PABX
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) SMS
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) SIEM
2 2 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago