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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 126 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.047% 0.19% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.20% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £27,500 £41,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +13.01%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
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
1994 2003 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.19% 93.64% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1693 1786 1387
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Nortel
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus

Network Support
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) ISDN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) PABX
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Nortel
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago