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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Support
Rank 120 111 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
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
1711 1735 1600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.67% 95.23% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1527 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 May 2015.

Network Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Network Support
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCIP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Avaya
5 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (10.00%) Nortel
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) LAN

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) CCIP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Nortel