Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Monitoring
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 283 281
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Network Monitoring 20 40 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.44% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 62
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £31,950 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £56,500 £53,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

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 7,759 9,030 10,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.43% 91.47% 90.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,940 7,381 8,351
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +7 9 £58,750 +10.85%
Worcestershire +1 7 £65,000 +48.57% 3
Staffordshire +18 2 £50,000 +122.22% 2
Coventry -4 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Network Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) Presales
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (40.00%) F5
4 8 (40.00%) VPN
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (35.00%) OSPF
5 7 (35.00%) CCNP
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) IPsec
5 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) Fortinet
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Network Security
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
7 5 (25.00%) DHCP
7 5 (25.00%) SNMP
7 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (25.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) Java
7 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (25.00%) LDAP
7 5 (25.00%) LAN

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) Firewall
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) IPsec
3 7 (35.00%) OSPF
3 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (30.00%) Network Security
4 6 (30.00%) WAN
5 5 (25.00%) BGP
5 5 (25.00%) DHCP
5 5 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) FWSM
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (25.00%) SNMP
5 5 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 5 (25.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) VLAN
7 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Network Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Network Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Security Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (25.00%) PKI
2 5 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) AS400
3 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Presales
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Analytics
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (25.00%) Due Diligence
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 5 (25.00%) Line Management
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 5 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 5 (25.00%) SIEM
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) GCIA
3 5 (25.00%) GCIH
3 5 (25.00%) GIAC
3 5 (25.00%) GREM
3 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (25.00%) PMP
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (25.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) F5
3 7 (35.00%) Fortinet
4 5 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 5 (25.00%) CA
4 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (25.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) LogRhythm
5 2 (10.00%) Aruba
5 2 (10.00%) Draytek
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Meraki