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 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
Network Management
Rank 198 174 198
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 20 39 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.73% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.91% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 35 6
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,048 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
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
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2015.

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 2015. 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 -6 12 £53,000 +32.50% 1
Solihull - 3 £32,500 -
Coventry - 2 £38,500 - 2
Warwickshire -1 1 £50,000 +69.26%
Walsall -3 1 - -
Dudley - 1 £50,000 -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (50.00%) VPN
6 13 (46.43%) CCNP
7 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
8 10 (35.71%) VoIP
8 10 (35.71%) Internet
9 9 (32.14%) Finance
10 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
10 8 (28.57%) BGP
10 8 (28.57%) Multicast
11 7 (25.00%) SLA
11 7 (25.00%) Nokia
11 7 (25.00%) SNMP
11 7 (25.00%) DNS
11 7 (25.00%) CCSA
11 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
11 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (25.00%) F5
11 7 (25.00%) Verint
12 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
12 6 (21.43%) Network Security
12 6 (21.43%) CCNA
12 6 (21.43%) WAN
12 6 (21.43%) Service Management
13 5 (17.86%) Citrix
13 5 (17.86%) HP
13 5 (17.86%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) VPN
3 10 (35.71%) Internet
3 10 (35.71%) VoIP
4 8 (28.57%) BGP
4 8 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 8 (28.57%) Multicast
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (25.00%) DNS
5 7 (25.00%) SNMP
6 6 (21.43%) WAN
6 6 (21.43%) Network Security
7 5 (17.86%) VLAN
7 5 (17.86%) NetScaler
8 4 (14.29%) OSPF
8 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 3 (10.71%) LAN
9 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.71%) PABX
10 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Network Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.57%) SOAP
1 1 (3.57%) XML
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
1 1 (3.57%) WCF
1 1 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) SecurID
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 6 (21.43%) Service Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Network Design
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITSM
6 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) SOA
6 1 (3.57%) B2B
6 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNP
3 7 (25.00%) CCSA
4 6 (21.43%) CCNA
5 4 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.57%) RHCE
7 1 (3.57%) MCITP
7 1 (3.57%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Zenoss
1 2 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 16 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.00%) Nokia
3 7 (25.00%) F5
3 7 (25.00%) Verint
4 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Brocade
6 3 (10.71%) Juniper
7 2 (7.14%) BMC
7 2 (7.14%) Tripwire
7 2 (7.14%) Aruba
7 2 (7.14%) Meraki
8 1 (3.57%) Splunk
8 1 (3.57%) Radware
8 1 (3.57%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago