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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 203 206 180
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 27 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.075% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.096% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 17
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £30,000 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
4694 4188 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.62% 78.72% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3560 2984
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +17 24 £40,000 -46.66% 3
Shropshire - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire -1 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 48 (70.59%) Cisco
1 48 (70.59%) Firewall
2 47 (69.12%) CheckPoint
3 36 (52.94%) LAN
4 33 (48.53%) WAN
5 31 (45.59%) CCNP
5 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (42.65%) Performance Monitoring
7 27 (39.71%) OSPF
8 25 (36.76%) MPLS
9 23 (33.82%) Network Security
10 19 (27.94%) HP
11 18 (26.47%) CCNA
12 15 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (20.59%) BGP
14 13 (19.12%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (17.65%) EIGRP
15 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
16 11 (16.18%) CCSA
16 11 (16.18%) IPsec
16 11 (16.18%) VPLS
16 11 (16.18%) CCSE
17 10 (14.71%) Legal
18 9 (13.24%) Windows
18 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
19 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
19 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
19 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
20 7 (10.29%) Service Management
20 7 (10.29%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (70.59%) Firewall
2 36 (52.94%) LAN
3 33 (48.53%) WAN
4 27 (39.71%) OSPF
5 25 (36.76%) MPLS
6 23 (33.82%) Network Security
7 15 (22.06%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (20.59%) BGP
9 13 (19.12%) Cisco Nexus
10 12 (17.65%) EIGRP
10 12 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 11 (16.18%) IPsec
11 11 (16.18%) VPLS
12 6 (8.82%) 4G
12 6 (8.82%) TETRA
13 5 (7.35%) Wireless
14 4 (5.88%) DNS
14 4 (5.88%) DHCP
15 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
15 2 (2.94%) VPN
General
1 10 (14.71%) Legal
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (1.47%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (69.12%) Network Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) Cisco Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 15 (22.06%) Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Network Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Security Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Network Security Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Security Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Architect
8 4 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) Data Network Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Network Design Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Design Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 6 (8.82%) Replication
2 3 (4.41%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Windows
1 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Android
3 4 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.29%) Service Management
4 6 (8.82%) ITIL
4 6 (8.82%) Resource Management
5 3 (4.41%) Network Design
5 3 (4.41%) Line Management
5 3 (4.41%) BCP
6 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.47%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.47%) ERP
7 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
1 31 (45.59%) CCNP
2 18 (26.47%) CCNA
3 11 (16.18%) CCSA
3 11 (16.18%) CCSE
4 6 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (4.41%) Degree
6 2 (2.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.47%) vSphere
4 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) Cisco
2 47 (69.12%) CheckPoint
3 19 (27.94%) HP
4 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.35%) VMware
6 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.88%) Apple
7 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.94%) Nokia
8 1 (1.47%) Splunk
8 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.47%) Symantec
8 1 (1.47%) Remedy
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) Juniper
8 1 (1.47%) NetApp
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 17 days ago