Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Manager
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 209 175
Rank change year-on-year +23 -34 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 8 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 11
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £43,550 £33,900 £33,750
90th Percentile £64,950 £87,500 £56,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% -2.06% -25.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3703 4588 3833
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.39% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 3420 3210
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Network Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in Birmingham

Network Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Manager in Birmingham

Network Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Manager in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Manager in Birmingham

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Network Manager 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 Birmingham region featuring Network Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) VLAN
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) S/MIME
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP

Network Manager Skill Set
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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) VLAN
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (37.50%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) DMZ
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Extranet
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (12.50%) S/MIME
4 1 (12.50%) SMTP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) CCDP
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint