The median annual salary for a Network Specialist was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Specialist
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 118 135 119
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.056% 0.087% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.091% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £55,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1743 2209 1656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.54% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 1726 1406
Median salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Specialist in Birmingham

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Specialist in Birmingham

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Network Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) Brocade
2 4 (80.00%) F5
2 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto