Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 297 313
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 14 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.28% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 30 28
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% -27.59%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £60,350 £80,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -

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 8,400 9,493 11,414
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 96.57% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6,536 7,938 9,014
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,891 £24,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 24 September 2018.

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 24 September 2018. 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 -4 6 £42,500 -19.05% 2
Warwickshire +34 2 £70,000 +0.72% 1
Walsall +1 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Solihull - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry +9 1 - -
Network Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Network Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Network Manager in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (35.71%) Use Case
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
3 5 (35.71%) Coaching
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) Product Management
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) SLA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) CCNA
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Billing
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) CCTV
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Financial Analysis

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CCTV
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Coaching
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
2 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
2 5 (35.71%) Use Case
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (28.57%) Product Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Financial Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.14%) NetMotion Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat