Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Network Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Design over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Design
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 156 204
Rank change year-on-year -21 +48 -30
Permanent jobs citing Network Design 17 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.47% 1.11% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 1.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 47 15
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,900 £51,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £61,250 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +5.26%

Network Design is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,308 3,559 4,345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.08% 91.68% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,349 2,812 3,195
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Network Design
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Network Design as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Network Design in Birmingham

Network Design
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Network Design in Birmingham

Network Design
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design in Birmingham over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Design in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Network Design also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Design.

1 13 (76.47%) LAN
1 13 (76.47%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (52.94%) SSL
4 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 8 (47.06%) SAN
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 6 (35.29%) IPsec
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) Project Management
6 6 (35.29%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (35.29%) Network Security
6 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (35.29%) COBIT

Network Design
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) LAN
1 13 (76.47%) WAN
2 11 (64.71%) Firewall
3 9 (52.94%) SSL
4 8 (47.06%) SAN
5 6 (35.29%) IPsec
5 6 (35.29%) Network Security
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (29.41%) VLAN
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Firepower
7 4 (23.53%) DHCP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
7 4 (23.53%) MPLS
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
8 3 (17.65%) BGP
8 3 (17.65%) SNMP
8 3 (17.65%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) CANoe
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
1 6 (35.29%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Network Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
1 3 (17.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (35.29%) Business Continuity
3 6 (35.29%) IT Strategy
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (29.41%) Presales
5 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 3 (17.65%) Line Management
6 3 (17.65%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 3 (17.65%) SIEM
6 3 (17.65%) Software Optimisation
6 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNP
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCDP
2 3 (17.65%) CCSE
2 3 (17.65%) CISSP
2 3 (17.65%) IISP
2 3 (17.65%) ISSAP
2 3 (17.65%) JNCIP
2 3 (17.65%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCIE
4 1 (5.88%) CCNA
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (35.29%) COBIT
3 2 (11.76%) GDPR
3 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) QRadar
2 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) Palo Alto
4 3 (17.65%) Fortinet
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
4 3 (17.65%) Splunk
4 3 (17.65%) Tufin
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft