Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Manager was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Network Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 315 296
Rank change year-on-year 0 -19 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 14 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 25
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -2.06% -25.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £67,350 £87,500 £56,150
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9736 10875 10545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.15% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7999 8616 8763
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Network Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Manager in the West Midlands

Network Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Manager in the West Midlands

Network Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Manager in the West Midlands

Network Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +13 8 £55,000 +15.79%
Coventry +8 2 £69,500 -0.71%
Herefordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +7 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Network Manager
England

Network Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Network Manager 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 West Midlands region featuring Network Manager in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) WLAN
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) OSPF
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365

Network Manager Skill Set
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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) VLAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (21.43%) WLAN
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) LDAP
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.14%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) AppSense
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.14%) Proofpoint