Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Network Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Monitoring over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 286 302
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 33 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.44% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.48% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 40 52
West Midlands median annual salary £22,750 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.33% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £18,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £56,440 £71,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% -3.30%

Network Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,527 9,112 11,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.81% 90.51% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6,549 7,546 8,744
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £66,175
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Network Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Network Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Monitoring in the West Midlands

Network Monitoring
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Monitoring in the West Midlands

Network Monitoring
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Monitoring in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Monitoring in the West Midlands

Network Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 July 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 18 £31,250 -41.04% 2
Coventry +3 10 £20,500 -18.00%
Worcestershire +8 4 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +22 1 - - 1
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Network Monitoring also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Network Monitoring.

1 26 (78.79%) ITIL
2 24 (72.73%) Degree
3 23 (69.70%) Data Centre
4 21 (63.64%) Cisco
4 21 (63.64%) Firewall
5 19 (57.58%) Project Management
6 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (54.55%) Presales
6 18 (54.55%) Fortinet
7 17 (51.52%) Line Management
7 17 (51.52%) CCNP
8 16 (48.48%) VPN
8 16 (48.48%) Service Management
8 16 (48.48%) Service Delivery
8 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (48.48%) F5
9 15 (45.45%) ITIL V3
9 15 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (45.45%) FWSM
9 15 (45.45%) PKI
9 15 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 15 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
9 15 (45.45%) Software-Defined Networking
9 15 (45.45%) Due Diligence
9 15 (45.45%) IPsec
9 15 (45.45%) BGP
9 15 (45.45%) DNS
9 15 (45.45%) DHCP

Network Monitoring
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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.09%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco ASA
2 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (48.48%) VPN
3 15 (45.45%) BGP
3 15 (45.45%) DHCP
3 15 (45.45%) DNS
3 15 (45.45%) FWSM
3 15 (45.45%) IPsec
3 15 (45.45%) OSPF
3 15 (45.45%) SNMP
3 15 (45.45%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 3 (9.09%) NAS
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) Network Security
5 2 (6.06%) WAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Network Specialist
1 15 (45.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 15 (45.45%) Senior Network Specialist
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Trainee
3 8 (24.24%) Trainee Analyst
3 8 (24.24%) Trainee Operations Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Technical Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Operations Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (69.70%) Data Centre
2 15 (45.45%) PKI
2 15 (45.45%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (30.30%) AS400
3 10 (30.30%) iSeries
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
4 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) ITIL
2 19 (57.58%) Project Management
3 18 (54.55%) Presales
4 17 (51.52%) Line Management
5 16 (48.48%) Service Delivery
5 16 (48.48%) Service Management
6 15 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (45.45%) Due Diligence
6 15 (45.45%) ITIL V3
6 15 (45.45%) PRINCE2
6 15 (45.45%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
8 2 (6.06%) High Availability
9 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.03%) Security Patching
9 1 (3.03%) SIEM
9 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
9 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Degree
2 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (51.52%) CCNP
4 15 (45.45%) PMI Certification
4 15 (45.45%) PMP
5 2 (6.06%) MCITP
5 2 (6.06%) MCSA
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) CCNA
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) Netcool
2 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Fortinet
3 16 (48.48%) F5
4 15 (45.45%) CA
4 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 15 (45.45%) Juniper
5 10 (30.30%) IBM
6 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 4 (12.12%) HP
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.09%) Veeam
7 3 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.03%) LogRhythm
8 1 (3.03%) Meraki
8 1 (3.03%) OpenText
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy