The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Support role 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Support
Rank 206 186 186
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 2 23 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.42% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 18
Average salary £27,750 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £53,050 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5050 5246 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.30% 95.04% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4388 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Support in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Support within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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 +8 1 £20,500 -48.75%
Network Support
England

Network Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Network Support in their job title 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 with Network Support in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) PABX
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) BGP
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) OSPF
5 2 (22.22%) GSM
5 2 (22.22%) ISDN
5 2 (22.22%) LAN
5 2 (22.22%) SMS
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Network Support in their job title 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 with Network Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) MPLS
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) GSM
4 2 (22.22%) ISDN
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) SMS
4 2 (22.22%) PABX
5 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
5 1 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
1 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
3 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Nortel
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Stott & May
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago