Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Support Engineer was £20,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Network Support Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 211 181
Rank change year-on-year +16 -30 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support Engineer 2 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.052% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.15% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Birmingham median annual salary £20,500 £24,849 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% -8.81% -22.14%
10th Percentile £19,250 £22,450 £25,500
90th Percentile £21,750 £51,250 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year +40.00% -21.26% +5.83%

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 3669 4554 3841
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 3405 3211
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 Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support Engineer in Birmingham

Network Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Support Engineer in Birmingham

Network Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Network Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Motorola
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Networks

Network Support Engineer 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) WLAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Aerohive Networks
1 2 (100.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
1 2 (100.00%) Aruba
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Extreme Networks
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Motorola