The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Network Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 234 216 202
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.081% 0.075% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.078% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Median salary £55,000 £36,097 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.36% -9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,097 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £36,097 £41,700
UK excluding London median salary £46,325 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.14%
Network Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5971 5160 4832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4733 4375 4040
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Specialist
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Specialist within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 3 £57,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Network Specialist
England

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Network Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) MPLS
3 7 (43.75%) CCNP
4 6 (37.50%) CCNA
4 6 (37.50%) EMC
4 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) Network Management
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (31.25%) SevOne
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
5 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) Firewall
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) MCSE
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (18.75%) Moodle
7 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
7 3 (18.75%) Office 365

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (18.75%) Moodle
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) MPLS
2 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) Network Security
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) OSPF
6 1 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) FMCG
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
1 5 (31.25%) Network Management
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (43.75%) CCNP
3 6 (37.50%) CCNA
3 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) MCSE
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (6.25%) CCDA
6 1 (6.25%) CCIP
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 6 (37.50%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) SevOne
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
7 1 (6.25%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) BT
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.25%) F5
7 1 (6.25%) Intel Security
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago