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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 225 216
Rank change year-on-year +36 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 38 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 31 11 13
Median salary £40,250 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.84% -18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £34,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50%  

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 4501 5484 5003
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.22% 88.62% 87.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4255 4137
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +23 22 £51,250 +57.69% 4
Warwickshire +19 12 £33,750 +45.16%
Coventry - 2 £55,000 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £32,500 - 2
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Network Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 41 (66.13%) Cisco
1 41 (66.13%) Firewall
2 33 (53.23%) LAN
3 30 (48.39%) WAN
4 28 (45.16%) Mentoring
5 27 (43.55%) HP
6 26 (41.94%) Data Centre
7 25 (40.32%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
8 24 (38.71%) ITIL
8 24 (38.71%) Windows
8 24 (38.71%) OSPF
9 23 (37.10%) CheckPoint
9 23 (37.10%) CCNA
10 21 (33.87%) CCNP
10 21 (33.87%) Service Delivery
11 18 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 17 (27.42%) Degree
12 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
12 17 (27.42%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (25.81%) Juniper
13 16 (25.81%) Linux
13 16 (25.81%) Fortinet
13 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
13 16 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
13 16 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
14 13 (20.97%) VMware
14 13 (20.97%) Network Security

Network Management
Co-occurring 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 5 (8.06%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) IaaS
2 4 (6.45%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) PaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (66.13%) Firewall
2 33 (53.23%) LAN
3 30 (48.39%) WAN
4 24 (38.71%) OSPF
5 13 (20.97%) Network Security
6 12 (19.35%) VLAN
6 12 (19.35%) VPN
7 11 (17.74%) SAN
7 11 (17.74%) WLAN
8 10 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (12.90%) DHCP
9 8 (12.90%) DNS
9 8 (12.90%) iSCSI
9 8 (12.90%) NAS
9 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
9 8 (12.90%) Wireless
10 7 (11.29%) BGP
11 4 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (6.45%) MPLS
12 3 (4.84%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) MariaDB
1 4 (6.45%) MySQL
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.90%) Back Office
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Network Engineer
2 18 (29.03%) Administrator
3 16 (25.81%) Senior Network Engineer
4 14 (22.58%) Network Administrator
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco Engineer
5 11 (17.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (12.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Firewall Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.84%) Cloud Specialist
10 3 (4.84%) Network Support
10 3 (4.84%) Support Specialist
10 3 (4.84%) Switch Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) Consultant
11 2 (3.23%) Network Specialist
11 2 (3.23%) Technical Leader
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco Administrator
12 1 (1.61%) Cisco Technical Consultant
12 1 (1.61%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
1 2 (3.23%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 17 (27.42%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Driving Licence
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.68%) Windows 10
3 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.45%) Android
4 4 (6.45%) CentOS
4 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.61%) Unix
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Mentoring
2 24 (38.71%) ITIL
3 21 (33.87%) Service Delivery
4 16 (25.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 16 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (25.81%) Software Engineering
5 11 (17.74%) High Availability
6 10 (16.13%) Problem Management
7 9 (14.52%) Change Control
8 8 (12.90%) Benchmarking
8 8 (12.90%) Network Security Management
8 8 (12.90%) Security Management
8 8 (12.90%) Security Testing
9 7 (11.29%) Open Source
10 5 (8.06%) ETL
10 5 (8.06%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (6.45%) CRM
11 4 (6.45%) Information Security
12 3 (4.84%) Network Design
12 3 (4.84%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) Python
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 4 (6.45%) Perl
2 4 (6.45%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) C
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (40.32%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (37.10%) CCNA
3 21 (33.87%) CCNP
4 17 (27.42%) Degree
4 17 (27.42%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (6.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.61%) CCSA
8 1 (1.61%) CCSE
8 1 (1.61%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.61%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.61%) MCSA
8 1 (1.61%) MCSE
8 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) Hyper-V
2 12 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
4 8 (12.90%) Firmware
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Cacti
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (6.45%) Icinga
1 4 (6.45%) Nagios
1 4 (6.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.61%) QRadar
2 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Cisco
2 27 (43.55%) HP
3 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
4 23 (37.10%) CheckPoint
5 16 (25.81%) Fortinet
5 16 (25.81%) Juniper
6 13 (20.97%) VMware
7 8 (12.90%) Palo Alto
7 8 (12.90%) ProCurve
7 8 (12.90%) Riverbed
8 6 (9.68%) F5
9 4 (6.45%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (6.45%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.84%) Aruba
11 2 (3.23%) Cyberoam
12 1 (1.61%) Blue Coat
12 1 (1.61%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.61%) McAfee
12 1 (1.61%) Meraki
12 1 (1.61%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago