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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Management
Rank 201 191 158
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 26 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.42% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.51% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 4
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,622 £21,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -8 9 £37,500 +74.41% 3
Warwickshire -19 5 £65,000 +62.50%
Wolverhampton - 4 £52,500 -
Solihull +12 3 - -
Staffordshire -4 2 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £71,250 - 1
Coventry - 1 £47,000 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 32 (65.31%) Firewall
2 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (55.10%) Cisco
4 24 (48.98%) CCNP
5 23 (46.94%) VPN
6 22 (44.90%) WAN
7 21 (42.86%) BGP
8 19 (38.78%) Ethernet
9 18 (36.73%) LAN
9 18 (36.73%) Finance
9 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
10 17 (34.69%) EIGRP
11 14 (28.57%) OSPF
11 14 (28.57%) HP
11 14 (28.57%) VMware
12 13 (26.53%) Windows
12 13 (26.53%) Juniper
13 12 (24.49%) MPLS
13 12 (24.49%) CCNA
14 11 (22.45%) FTP
14 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
15 10 (20.41%) Spanning Tree
15 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
15 10 (20.41%) OmniPeek
15 10 (20.41%) Splunk
15 10 (20.41%) FortiGate
15 10 (20.41%) SNMP
15 10 (20.41%) Radware
15 10 (20.41%) NetScreen
15 10 (20.41%) Wireshark

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Mimecast
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (65.31%) Firewall
2 23 (46.94%) VPN
3 22 (44.90%) WAN
4 21 (42.86%) BGP
5 19 (38.78%) Ethernet
6 18 (36.73%) LAN
7 17 (34.69%) EIGRP
8 14 (28.57%) OSPF
9 12 (24.49%) MPLS
10 11 (22.45%) FTP
11 10 (20.41%) NetScreen
11 10 (20.41%) OmniPeek
11 10 (20.41%) SNMP
11 10 (20.41%) Spanning Tree
11 10 (20.41%) Wireshark
12 9 (18.37%) Internet
12 9 (18.37%) Multicast
13 7 (14.29%) VLAN
13 7 (14.29%) VoIP
14 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Billing
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Network Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco Specialist
4 5 (10.20%) Network Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Network Specialist
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.16%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.16%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
1 2 (4.08%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Statistics
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.37%) Linux
4 6 (12.24%) CatOS
5 5 (10.20%) Unix
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Load Balancing
2 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.24%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (12.24%) Service Management
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (8.16%) Fault Management
6 4 (8.16%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Network Design
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.12%) Wealth Management
8 2 (4.08%) Fault Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.08%) ITIL
8 2 (4.08%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.08%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) Time Management
9 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (48.98%) CCNP
3 12 (24.49%) CCNA
4 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
5 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.24%) CCSA
7 2 (4.08%) CCDP
7 2 (4.08%) CCIE
8 1 (2.04%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (2.04%) HP ASE
8 1 (2.04%) MCITP
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) FortiGate
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 3 (6.12%) QRadar
3 3 (6.12%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (6.12%) Zenoss
4 2 (4.08%) Cacti
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (4.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) HP
2 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 13 (26.53%) Juniper
4 10 (20.41%) Radware
4 10 (20.41%) Splunk
5 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.24%) EMC
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 6 (12.24%) NICE Systems
5 6 (12.24%) Nokia
5 6 (12.24%) SevOne
5 6 (12.24%) Verint
6 4 (8.16%) F5
6 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.12%) Meraki
7 3 (6.12%) Tripwire
8 2 (4.08%) Nortel
8 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
8 2 (4.08%) Sourcefire
Worcester, Worcestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM plc
Salary: £16500 - £19500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Highways England
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Ortolan Group
Posted: 22 days ago