The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Network Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 189 216 202
Rank change year-on-year +27 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 24 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 9
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,622 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +13.92%  

Network Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4249 5420 4224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.96% 88.26% 83.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3440 4367 3531
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Network Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Management in the West Midlands

Network Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Management in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Network Management in the West Midlands

Network Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Management in the West Midlands

Network Management
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 13 £28,750 +0.44%
Warwickshire +31 5 £40,000 -38.46% 1
Worcestershire -8 3 £42,500 -20.93% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Staffordshire +10 1 - -
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Network Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Network Management.

1 38 (79.17%) Cisco
2 37 (77.08%) Firewall
3 34 (70.83%) ITIL
4 33 (68.75%) LAN
4 33 (68.75%) Data Centre
5 31 (64.58%) WAN
5 31 (64.58%) HP
6 30 (62.50%) OSPF
6 30 (62.50%) Mentoring
7 29 (60.42%) CheckPoint
7 29 (60.42%) Service Delivery
8 28 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
8 28 (58.33%) Degree
9 27 (56.25%) Fortinet
9 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
9 27 (56.25%) Software Engineering
9 27 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (20.83%) CCNP
12 10 (20.83%) CCNA
12 10 (20.83%) Network Security
13 9 (18.75%) Windows
13 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
14 7 (14.58%) VLAN
15 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
15 6 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
15 6 (12.50%) Security Management
15 6 (12.50%) WLAN

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (77.08%) Firewall
2 33 (68.75%) LAN
3 31 (64.58%) WAN
4 30 (62.50%) OSPF
5 10 (20.83%) Network Security
6 7 (14.58%) VLAN
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (12.50%) DHCP
7 6 (12.50%) DNS
7 6 (12.50%) WLAN
8 5 (10.42%) VPN
9 4 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (8.33%) iSCSI
9 4 (8.33%) NAS
9 4 (8.33%) SAN
10 3 (6.25%) Internet
10 3 (6.25%) MPLS
11 2 (4.17%) BGP-4
11 2 (4.17%) IPv6
11 2 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (8.33%) Back Office
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Network Engineer
2 23 (47.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Network Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Network Support
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 33 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 27 (56.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.17%) NHS
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
1 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Android
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) ITIL
2 30 (62.50%) Mentoring
3 29 (60.42%) Service Delivery
4 27 (56.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 27 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 27 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.50%) Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Benchmarking
6 4 (8.33%) Change Control
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
6 4 (8.33%) Network Security Management
6 4 (8.33%) Security Testing
7 3 (6.25%) Information Security
7 3 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 3 (6.25%) Network Design
7 3 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 3 (6.25%) Service Management
8 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Degree
1 28 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (22.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (20.83%) CCNA
3 10 (20.83%) CCNP
4 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.08%) CCSA
6 1 (2.08%) CCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.08%) MCSA
6 1 (2.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
1 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Cisco
2 31 (64.58%) HP
3 29 (60.42%) CheckPoint
4 27 (56.25%) Fortinet
5 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.42%) Juniper
6 5 (10.42%) VMware
7 4 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 4 (8.33%) ProCurve
7 4 (8.33%) Riverbed
8 2 (4.17%) Cyberoam
8 2 (4.17%) F5
9 1 (2.08%) Apple
9 1 (2.08%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.08%) Sophos
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
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