The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Network Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 205 197 223
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 39 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.49% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.50% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 7
Median salary £32,500 £32,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £62,000 £32,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,600 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.53% -
Network Support
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
5861 5571 5199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.22% 96.89% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4601 4626 4410
Median salary £38,750 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Support Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Support
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Network Support Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Support
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Support across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Network Support Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Network Support
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 Support within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +13 24 £33,750 -3.57% 2
Coventry - 9 £45,000 -
Dudley - 2 £20,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £22,500 - 1
Staffordshire -9 1 £27,500 +14.58%
Solihull - 1 £20,000 -
Network Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Network Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 65 (79.27%) Cisco
2 62 (75.61%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (63.41%) CCNP
4 49 (59.76%) CCNA
5 41 (50.00%) WAN
6 37 (45.12%) LAN
7 33 (40.24%) DNS
8 31 (37.80%) Firewall
8 31 (37.80%) Linux
9 29 (35.37%) Unix
9 29 (35.37%) Presales
10 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
11 26 (31.71%) DHCP
12 21 (25.61%) Juniper
13 20 (24.39%) Wireless
14 17 (20.73%) NetApp
14 17 (20.73%) VPN
14 17 (20.73%) MPLS
15 16 (19.51%) OSPF
15 16 (19.51%) Degree
15 16 (19.51%) VMware
16 15 (18.29%) VLAN
16 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
17 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
17 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
17 13 (15.85%) ADSL
17 13 (15.85%) ITIL
18 12 (14.63%) Windows
18 12 (14.63%) Network Security
18 12 (14.63%) Telecoms

Network Support 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 6 (7.32%) Apache
2 5 (6.10%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (50.00%) WAN
2 37 (45.12%) LAN
3 33 (40.24%) DNS
4 31 (37.80%) Firewall
5 26 (31.71%) DHCP
6 20 (24.39%) Wireless
7 17 (20.73%) MPLS
7 17 (20.73%) VPN
8 16 (19.51%) OSPF
9 15 (18.29%) VLAN
10 13 (15.85%) ADSL
11 12 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (14.63%) Network Security
12 10 (12.20%) BGP
12 10 (12.20%) Internet
12 10 (12.20%) VoIP
13 9 (10.98%) EIGRP
13 9 (10.98%) SSL
14 8 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
15 6 (7.32%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.10%) French Language
3 3 (3.66%) Law
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Arabic Language
4 2 (2.44%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) iSeries
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 29 (35.37%) Unix
3 12 (14.63%) Windows
4 9 (10.98%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) Presales
2 13 (15.85%) ITIL
3 7 (8.54%) Network Design
4 6 (7.32%) Open Source
5 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.10%) Network Management
6 4 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
6 4 (4.88%) Security Operations
6 4 (4.88%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (3.66%) Change Management
7 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.66%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.66%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.66%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.66%) Service Management
8 2 (2.44%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.44%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
1 5 (6.10%) Perl
1 5 (6.10%) PHP
1 5 (6.10%) Python
2 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (75.61%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (63.41%) CCNP
3 49 (59.76%) CCNA
4 16 (19.51%) Degree
5 7 (8.54%) CCDA
5 7 (8.54%) CCDP
6 6 (7.32%) CCIE
6 6 (7.32%) CISSP
7 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.44%) MCSE
9 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.22%) CCDE
10 1 (1.22%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) Active Directory
1 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.44%) Squid
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.22%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 65 (79.27%) Cisco
2 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.61%) Juniper
4 17 (20.73%) NetApp
5 16 (19.51%) VMware
6 11 (13.41%) F5
6 11 (13.41%) HP
7 10 (12.20%) IBM
8 9 (10.98%) Palo Alto
9 8 (9.76%) Avaya
10 7 (8.54%) Meraki
10 7 (8.54%) Riverbed
11 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
11 5 (6.10%) SolarWinds
12 4 (4.88%) Aruba
12 4 (4.88%) Intel Security
13 3 (3.66%) Dell
14 2 (2.44%) BT
14 2 (2.44%) Mitel
14 2 (2.44%) NEC
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