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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Support
Rank 221 204 202
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 26 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.43% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.44% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 3
Median salary £45,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +8.80%
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
5925 5188 4773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.28% 96.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4696 4403 3993
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 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 4 May 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 4 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
Coventry - 13 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham -10 8 £34,000 -2.85%
Staffordshire +2 2 £33,750 +29.80%
Warwickshire -9 2 £22,500 -55.00%
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,500 -
Network Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 60 (81.08%) Cisco
2 55 (74.32%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (64.86%) CCNA
4 46 (62.16%) CCNP
5 36 (48.65%) DNS
6 35 (47.30%) LAN
6 35 (47.30%) WAN
7 31 (41.89%) Unix
7 31 (41.89%) Linux
7 31 (41.89%) Presales
8 27 (36.49%) DHCP
9 24 (32.43%) Firewall
10 22 (29.73%) Juniper
11 20 (27.03%) Degree
12 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
13 18 (24.32%) NetApp
14 17 (22.97%) VMware
15 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
15 16 (21.62%) Windows
16 15 (20.27%) IBM
16 15 (20.27%) VLAN
17 14 (18.92%) Network Security
17 14 (18.92%) ADSL
17 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
18 12 (16.22%) VPN
18 12 (16.22%) HP
19 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
19 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
20 10 (13.51%) Avaya
20 10 (13.51%) Wireless

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 7 (9.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.76%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.65%) DNS
2 35 (47.30%) LAN
2 35 (47.30%) WAN
3 27 (36.49%) DHCP
4 24 (32.43%) Firewall
5 15 (20.27%) VLAN
6 14 (18.92%) ADSL
6 14 (18.92%) Network Security
7 12 (16.22%) VPN
8 10 (13.51%) Wireless
9 9 (12.16%) Internet
10 7 (9.46%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (8.11%) MPLS
12 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
13 4 (5.41%) HTTP
14 3 (4.05%) IPsec
14 3 (4.05%) OSPF
14 3 (4.05%) SSL
14 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.11%) French Language
3 5 (6.76%) Arabic Language
3 5 (6.76%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (6.76%) Spanish Language
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.89%) Linux
1 31 (41.89%) Unix
2 16 (21.62%) Windows
3 14 (18.92%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Presales
2 9 (12.16%) Network Design
3 5 (6.76%) Open Source
4 4 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.05%) ITIL
5 3 (4.05%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (2.70%) Network Management
6 2 (2.70%) PRINCE
6 2 (2.70%) Ticket Management
7 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.35%) Security Operations
7 1 (1.35%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
1 9 (12.16%) Perl
1 9 (12.16%) PHP
1 9 (12.16%) Python
2 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (74.32%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (64.86%) CCNA
3 46 (62.16%) CCNP
4 20 (27.03%) Degree
5 9 (12.16%) CCDA
5 9 (12.16%) CCDP
6 6 (8.11%) CCIE
6 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.41%) MCSA
8 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.70%) MCSE
9 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.35%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.76%) Squid
4 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 60 (81.08%) Cisco
2 22 (29.73%) Juniper
3 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
4 18 (24.32%) NetApp
5 17 (22.97%) VMware
6 15 (20.27%) IBM
7 12 (16.22%) HP
8 10 (13.51%) Avaya
9 9 (12.16%) Meraki
10 7 (9.46%) CheckPoint
11 5 (6.76%) F5
12 4 (5.41%) Palo Alto
13 3 (4.05%) Aruba
14 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.70%) Citrix
14 2 (2.70%) Fortinet
14 2 (2.70%) Intel Security
15 1 (1.35%) Dell
15 1 (1.35%) WatchGuard
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22500 - £29895 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 6 days ago