The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 105 132 123
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 18 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 0.094% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.100% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 8
Average salary £55,500 £36,990 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.04% -12.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,581 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,398 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
Senior Network Engineer
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
1836 2009 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.82% 94.32% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1704 1785
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Network Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (85.29%) Firewall
3 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (55.88%) CheckPoint
5 18 (52.94%) OSPF
5 18 (52.94%) BGP
5 18 (52.94%) CCIE
6 14 (41.18%) CCNP
7 10 (29.41%) Juniper
7 10 (29.41%) Riverbed
7 10 (29.41%) F5
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
8 8 (23.53%) CCNA
8 8 (23.53%) LAN
8 8 (23.53%) WAN
9 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
9 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
10 6 (17.65%) FWSM
10 6 (17.65%) VPN
10 6 (17.65%) CSS
10 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
10 6 (17.65%) FortiGate
11 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
11 5 (14.71%) Change Control
11 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (11.76%) Network Security
12 4 (11.76%) Banking
12 4 (11.76%) Network Design

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) Firewall
2 18 (52.94%) OSPF
2 18 (52.94%) BGP
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (23.53%) Spanning Tree
4 8 (23.53%) LAN
4 8 (23.53%) WAN
5 7 (20.59%) EIGRP
6 6 (17.65%) VPN
6 6 (17.65%) FWSM
7 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (11.76%) Network Security
8 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.82%) Wireless
9 3 (8.82%) MPLS
10 2 (5.88%) IOS XR
10 2 (5.88%) NX-OS
10 2 (5.88%) IPsec
10 2 (5.88%) IPv4
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
2 5 (14.71%) Change Control
3 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (11.76%) Network Design
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (52.94%) CCIE
3 14 (41.18%) CCNP
4 8 (23.53%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) CCDP
5 1 (2.94%) CCIP
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) XenApp
2 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (55.88%) CheckPoint
3 10 (29.41%) Juniper
3 10 (29.41%) Riverbed
3 10 (29.41%) F5
4 4 (11.76%) McAfee
5 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp