The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Engineer
Rank 201 189 185
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Engineer 7 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.31% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 11
Average salary £56,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Senior Network Engineer
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
5125 5163 4549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 94.75% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4248 4385 3888
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Network Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Senior Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Network Engineer
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 Senior Network Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Staffordshire -7 4 £56,500 +25.55%
Birmingham -4 2 £36,990 -12.96%
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Network Engineer
England

Senior Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 25 (96.15%) Cisco
3 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
5 14 (53.85%) CCNA
6 13 (50.00%) CCNP
6 13 (50.00%) VPN
7 11 (42.31%) LAN
7 11 (42.31%) WAN
7 11 (42.31%) HP
8 10 (38.46%) OSPF
8 10 (38.46%) Network Management
8 10 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (34.62%) MPLS
10 8 (30.77%) Internet
10 8 (30.77%) Juniper
10 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
10 8 (30.77%) Network Security
11 7 (26.92%) Fortinet
11 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (26.92%) Network Architecture
11 7 (26.92%) CCSP
11 7 (26.92%) Windows
11 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
11 7 (26.92%) Security Management
12 6 (23.08%) VMware
12 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
12 6 (23.08%) DHCP
12 6 (23.08%) DNS
12 6 (23.08%) Active Directory

Senior Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior Network Engineer 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 Senior Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (50.00%) VPN
3 11 (42.31%) LAN
3 11 (42.31%) WAN
4 10 (38.46%) OSPF
5 9 (34.62%) MPLS
6 8 (30.77%) Internet
6 8 (30.77%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) DHCP
7 6 (23.08%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) SAN
9 4 (15.38%) NAS
9 4 (15.38%) IP Telephony
9 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
10 2 (7.69%) Multicast
11 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (3.85%) FWSM
11 1 (3.85%) Symposium
11 1 (3.85%) BGP
General
1 4 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Network Management
1 10 (38.46%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 7 (26.92%) Network Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 7 (26.92%) Security Management
4 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (53.85%) CCNA
3 13 (50.00%) CCNP
4 7 (26.92%) CCSP
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) CheckPoint
3 11 (42.31%) HP
4 8 (30.77%) Juniper
5 7 (26.92%) Fortinet
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.69%) NetApp
9 1 (3.85%) F5