Period
to 17 December 2017

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

Network Monitoring
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 274 289
Rank change year-on-year -12 +15 -39
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 37 52 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.53% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 65 31
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +17.24% -10.77%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,625 £49,500 £47,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.16% +13.95%

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 8889 9863 9243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.97% 89.36% 87.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7121 7742 7650
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 December 2017.

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 December 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 +21 15 £42,500 +25.00%
Coventry -2 15 £25,000 -26.47% 1
Worcestershire -3 7 £45,000 +80.00%
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing Network Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 28 (75.68%) Firewall
2 21 (56.76%) ITIL
2 21 (56.76%) Cisco
3 15 (40.54%) Windows
4 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Vista
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
6 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
7 11 (29.73%) Load Balancing
7 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
8 10 (27.03%) Wireless
8 10 (27.03%) Juniper
8 10 (27.03%) BGP
8 10 (27.03%) CCNP
8 10 (27.03%) CCNA
8 10 (27.03%) F5
9 9 (24.32%) Presales
9 9 (24.32%) IBM
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
9 9 (24.32%) Internet
10 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
10 8 (21.62%) Project Management
10 8 (21.62%) VPN
10 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
11 7 (18.92%) LAN
11 7 (18.92%) WLAN
11 7 (18.92%) MPLS
11 7 (18.92%) SIEM

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 (10.81%) IIS
1 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) BGP
2 10 (27.03%) Wireless
3 9 (24.32%) Internet
4 8 (21.62%) VPN
5 7 (18.92%) LAN
5 7 (18.92%) MPLS
5 7 (18.92%) WLAN
6 6 (16.22%) Cisco Wireless
6 6 (16.22%) Network Security
7 5 (13.51%) EIGRP
7 5 (13.51%) WAN
8 4 (10.81%) IPsec
8 4 (10.81%) iSCSI
8 4 (10.81%) NAS
8 4 (10.81%) OSPF
8 4 (10.81%) SAN
8 4 (10.81%) SSL
8 4 (10.81%) TACACS
9 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) IT Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (10.81%) IT Technical Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Security Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) NOC Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Network Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) VXML
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) AS400
3 6 (16.22%) iSeries
4 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (10.81%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (5.41%) PKI
6 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Vista
3 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
4 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Load Balancing
3 9 (24.32%) Presales
4 8 (21.62%) Project Management
5 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (18.92%) SIEM
5 7 (18.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (16.22%) Line Management
6 6 (16.22%) Service Management
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.51%) Proactive Monitoring
8 4 (10.81%) Email Filtering
8 4 (10.81%) Hardware Maintenance
8 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (10.81%) Information Security
8 4 (10.81%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (10.81%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 4 (10.81%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (10.81%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (27.03%) CCNA
2 10 (27.03%) CCNP
3 4 (10.81%) CISM
3 4 (10.81%) CISSP
3 4 (10.81%) MCITP
3 4 (10.81%) MCSA
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.81%) SSCP
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (5.41%) CCSP
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.41%) PMP
5 1 (2.70%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.41%) COBIT
2 2 (5.41%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
3 3 (8.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (5.41%) Netcool
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) F5
2 10 (27.03%) Juniper
3 9 (24.32%) IBM
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) CheckPoint
5 6 (16.22%) Fortinet
5 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Palo Alto
6 4 (10.81%) Veeam
6 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
7 3 (8.11%) LogRhythm
8 2 (5.41%) CA
8 2 (5.41%) Capita