Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 175 179
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 13 39 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.34% 0.81% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.85% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 12
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £24,094 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,125 £73,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year - +44.00% +4.17%

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 3704 4607 3756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.46% 95.70% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3088 3466 3096
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £68,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 6 months to 23 July 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 23 July 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%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) CCNA
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) MPLS
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
2 11 (84.62%) Wireless
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (76.92%) VPN
3 10 (76.92%) TACACS
4 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
4 8 (61.54%) WAAS
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
7 3 (23.08%) SLA
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.69%) Office 365
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) WLAN
8 1 (7.69%) Windows
8 1 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (7.69%) ISDN
8 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
8 1 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (7.69%) CA
8 1 (7.69%) Motorola

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) MPLS
1 11 (84.62%) Wireless
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (76.92%) TACACS
2 10 (76.92%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) WAAS
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) ISDN
5 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.69%) WLAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CCNA
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
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%) Meraki
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Motorola