The median annual salary for a Network Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

Network Support
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 139 124
Rank change year-on-year +22 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 12 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.64% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 5
Median salary £50,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.92% -1.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  

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 1814 2338 1763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.06% 95.00% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1764 1451
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Birmingham

Network Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Support in Birmingham

Network Support
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Support in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Network Support 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 in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
2 11 (84.62%) CCNA
3 10 (76.92%) VPN
3 10 (76.92%) MPLS
3 10 (76.92%) TACACS
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
4 8 (61.54%) WAAS
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Project Management
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
9 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (7.69%) Office 365
9 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks

Network Support 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) Wireless
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (76.92%) MPLS
3 10 (76.92%) TACACS
3 10 (76.92%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) WAAS
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) ISDN
7 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
7 1 (7.69%) VLAN
7 1 (7.69%) WLAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Change Control
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
1 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Process Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) CCNA
1 11 (84.62%) CCNP
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Aruba
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Motorola
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos
3 1 (7.69%) VMware