The median annual salary for a Network Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 225 203
Rank change year-on-year +15 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 19 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.29% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.30% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 21
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% -27.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Network Manager in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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 +12 12 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Coventry -6 3 £52,152 -25.49%
Shropshire +6 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Wolverhampton +9 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Walsall +7 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Staffordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £69,500 -
Network Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) WAN
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (36.00%) LAN
5 9 (36.00%) VLAN
6 8 (32.00%) Network Security
7 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (28.00%) Time Management
7 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
7 7 (28.00%) VPN
7 7 (28.00%) OSPF
7 7 (28.00%) BGP
7 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
8 6 (24.00%) Project Management
8 6 (24.00%) DMZ
8 6 (24.00%) CCNP
8 6 (24.00%) CCDP
8 6 (24.00%) MPLS
9 5 (20.00%) People Management
10 4 (16.00%) F5
10 4 (16.00%) CCNA
11 3 (12.00%) Juniper
11 3 (12.00%) VoIP
11 3 (12.00%) WLAN
11 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (12.00%) ITIL
11 3 (12.00%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) WAN
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) VLAN
4 8 (32.00%) Network Security
5 7 (28.00%) BGP
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (28.00%) OSPF
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (24.00%) DMZ
6 6 (24.00%) MPLS
7 3 (12.00%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (12.00%) VoIP
7 3 (12.00%) WLAN
8 2 (8.00%) Internet
8 2 (8.00%) Symposium
9 1 (4.00%) Extranet
9 1 (4.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Time Management
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) People Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (8.00%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCDP
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (16.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) Juniper
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
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