The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 169 199 179
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -20
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 39 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.11% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.14% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 6 17
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,048 £26,250 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Network Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4119 4216 3578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.68% 77.37% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 3572 3020
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Management across the West Midlands region.

Network Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Network Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +30 29 £40,000 -46.66% 3
Warwickshire +16 6 £29,540 -1.53%
Walsall - 3 £55,000 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management.

1 43 (65.15%) Cisco
2 42 (63.64%) Firewall
3 38 (57.58%) CheckPoint
4 34 (51.52%) LAN
4 34 (51.52%) WAN
5 29 (43.94%) MPLS
6 28 (42.42%) CCNP
6 28 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (34.85%) OSPF
8 22 (33.33%) HP
8 22 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 18 (27.27%) CCNA
10 17 (25.76%) Network Security
11 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
12 13 (19.70%) Windows
12 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
12 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (19.70%) Replication
13 12 (18.18%) SLA
14 11 (16.67%) BGP
14 11 (16.67%) Legal
14 11 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (15.15%) EIGRP
15 10 (15.15%) ITIL
16 9 (13.64%) IPsec
16 9 (13.64%) CCSA
16 9 (13.64%) CCSE
16 9 (13.64%) VPLS
17 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Network Management also 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 that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (63.64%) Firewall
2 34 (51.52%) LAN
2 34 (51.52%) WAN
3 29 (43.94%) MPLS
4 23 (34.85%) OSPF
5 17 (25.76%) Network Security
6 14 (21.21%) TCP/IP
7 11 (16.67%) BGP
7 11 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (15.15%) EIGRP
9 9 (13.64%) IPsec
9 9 (13.64%) VPLS
10 6 (9.09%) 4G
10 6 (9.09%) VLAN
10 6 (9.09%) TETRA
11 5 (7.58%) NetScaler
11 5 (7.58%) Ethernet
11 5 (7.58%) SAN
11 5 (7.58%) VPN
General
1 11 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Network Engineer
2 18 (27.27%) Analyst
3 15 (22.73%) Network Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Network Security Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (13.64%) Security Engineer
6 9 (13.64%) Security Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Data Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Replication
2 5 (7.58%) Client/Server
2 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Windows
1 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
2 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
4 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (19.70%) Service Delivery
3 10 (15.15%) ITIL
4 8 (12.12%) Service Management
5 6 (9.09%) Resource Management
6 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.55%) BCP
7 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.52%) ERP
9 1 (1.52%) Project Management
9 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.52%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.52%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (1.52%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.52%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.52%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (42.42%) CCNP
1 28 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (27.27%) CCNA
3 9 (13.64%) CCSA
3 9 (13.64%) CCSE
4 6 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.58%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (7.58%) vSphere
3 5 (7.58%) XenApp
3 5 (7.58%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) XenMobile
1 5 (7.58%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (7.58%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.52%) Netcool
2 1 (1.52%) OPNET
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (65.15%) Cisco
2 38 (57.58%) CheckPoint
3 22 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.61%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (7.58%) NetApp
7 5 (7.58%) Citrix
7 5 (7.58%) Symantec
7 5 (7.58%) Kaspersky
8 3 (4.55%) Remedy
9 2 (3.03%) F5
9 2 (3.03%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.52%) BMC
10 1 (1.52%) Juniper
10 1 (1.52%) Nokia
10 1 (1.52%) Apple
10 1 (1.52%) McAfee
10 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago