Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Support was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 200 175
Rank change year-on-year +24 -25 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Support 10 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.12% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 10
Birmingham median annual salary £33,750 £23,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.62% -13.76% -22.14%
10th Percentile £19,250 £21,625 £25,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £38,125
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% - +16.67%

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 3,518 4,251 3,590
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 96.94% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2,677 3,191 3,029
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £66,250
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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Support in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 5 (50.00%) Network Design
5 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (50.00%) COBIT
5 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy

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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) SSL
2 5 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 5 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (30.00%) BCP
3 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) COBIT
1 5 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (20.00%) Aruba
2 2 (20.00%) CA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Motorola
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter