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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Support
England / West Midlands
Rank 203 176 189
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 13 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.86% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.90% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 23
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%

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
4643 5130 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.41% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3690 4264 4290
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,190 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Herefordshire - 8 £45,000 -
Warwickshire +17 3 £35,000 -
Birmingham +2 1 £20,000 -47.71%
Network Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 26 (74.29%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (57.14%) CCNA
4 15 (42.86%) Firewall
4 15 (42.86%) Linux
5 14 (40.00%) DNS
6 13 (37.14%) DHCP
6 13 (37.14%) Unix
7 12 (34.29%) Open Source
7 12 (34.29%) Apache
7 12 (34.29%) CCNP
8 11 (31.43%) ITIL
9 9 (25.71%) Network Security
10 8 (22.86%) Skype
10 8 (22.86%) Presales
10 8 (22.86%) Network Design
10 8 (22.86%) CCIE
10 8 (22.86%) Avaya
11 7 (20.00%) VoIP
12 6 (17.14%) LAN
13 5 (14.29%) Windows
13 5 (14.29%) WAN
13 5 (14.29%) DSL
13 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
14 4 (11.43%) VPN
14 4 (11.43%) SLA
14 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
14 4 (11.43%) Perl
14 4 (11.43%) PHP
14 4 (11.43%) Python

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 12 (34.29%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) DNS
3 13 (37.14%) DHCP
4 9 (25.71%) Network Security
5 8 (22.86%) Skype
6 7 (20.00%) VoIP
7 6 (17.14%) LAN
8 5 (14.29%) DSL
8 5 (14.29%) WAN
9 4 (11.43%) VLAN
9 4 (11.43%) VPN
10 3 (8.57%) MPLS
10 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
10 3 (8.57%) Wireless
11 2 (5.71%) Broadband
11 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
11 2 (5.71%) OSPF
12 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (8.57%) Arabic Language
1 3 (8.57%) French Language
1 3 (8.57%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (8.57%) Spanish Language
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.86%) Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.86%) Handset
1 1 (2.86%) iPad
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 13 (37.14%) Unix
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) Android
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Debian
6 1 (2.86%) FreeBSD
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Open Source
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 8 (22.86%) Network Design
3 8 (22.86%) Presales
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Data Security
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Network Management
6 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.86%) Process Management
7 1 (2.86%) Server Building
7 1 (2.86%) SIEM
7 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
1 4 (11.43%) Perl
1 4 (11.43%) PHP
1 4 (11.43%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (57.14%) CCNA
3 12 (34.29%) CCNP
4 8 (22.86%) CCIE
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) CCDA
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) CCSP
7 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) MCSE
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Squid
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Icinga
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.86%) OpenNMS
1 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Avaya
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.86%) Apple
4 1 (2.86%) BT
4 1 (2.86%) Draytek
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) NETGEAR
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy
4 1 (2.86%) Sophos
4 1 (2.86%) TP-LINK
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) Yealink
Worcester, Worcestershire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: £22,039 - £27,373
Posted: 3 days ago