Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 188 174
Rank change year-on-year +27 -14 -27
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 31 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.57% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 20
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.54% -30.85% +17.50%
10th Percentile £39,250 £23,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,730 £67,750
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +61.54% -35.00% +25.00%

Network Management 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 3474 4223 3439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.19% 89.17% 86.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3084 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in Birmingham

Network Management
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Management in Birmingham

Network Management
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 26 (83.87%) LAN
2 26 (83.87%) WAN
3 21 (67.74%) CheckPoint
3 21 (67.74%) OSPF
4 16 (51.61%) HP
4 16 (51.61%) ITIL
4 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
5 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (48.39%) CCNP
5 15 (48.39%) Service Delivery
6 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
6 12 (38.71%) Fortinet
6 12 (38.71%) Degree
6 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
6 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (38.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (35.48%) Mentoring
7 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (35.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 11 (35.48%) CCNA
8 9 (29.03%) BGP
8 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
8 9 (29.03%) Wireless
8 9 (29.03%) F5
8 9 (29.03%) Cisco Wireless
9 8 (25.81%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) Finance
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft

Network Management
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 4 (12.90%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (87.10%) Firewall
2 26 (83.87%) LAN
2 26 (83.87%) WAN
3 21 (67.74%) OSPF
4 9 (29.03%) BGP
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco Wireless
4 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) Wireless
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (16.13%) MPLS
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (12.90%) EIGRP
6 4 (12.90%) Network Security
6 4 (12.90%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (12.90%) TACACS
6 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
6 4 (12.90%) VLAN
6 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) IPsec
7 3 (9.68%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) MariaDB
1 4 (12.90%) MySQL
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Network Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Network Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Network Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco Specialist
5 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Driving Licence
3 4 (12.90%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) CentOS
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 15 (48.39%) Service Delivery
3 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (35.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (35.48%) Mentoring
4 11 (35.48%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Change Control
5 5 (16.13%) Network Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Presales
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
1 4 (12.90%) C
1 4 (12.90%) Perl
1 4 (12.90%) PHP
1 4 (12.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (48.39%) CCNP
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (38.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 12 (38.71%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (35.48%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Cacti
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (12.90%) Icinga
1 4 (12.90%) Nagios
1 4 (12.90%) QRadar
1 4 (12.90%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Cisco
2 21 (67.74%) CheckPoint
3 16 (51.61%) HP
4 12 (38.71%) Fortinet
5 9 (29.03%) F5
6 5 (16.13%) Juniper
6 5 (16.13%) Meraki
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
7 4 (12.90%) Tripwire
7 4 (12.90%) VMware