Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Network Virtualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Virtualisation over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Virtualization
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 306 319
Rank change year-on-year +24 +13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Network Virtualisation 13 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -10.45% -48.46%
10th Percentile £48,250 £27,500 £30,300
90th Percentile £75,075 £38,650 £35,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +14.13% -12.38%

Network Virtualisation 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 7,791 9,037 10,816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.24% 91.27% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5,962 7,431 8,470
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £64,000
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +5.26%

Network Virtualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Virtualisation in the West Midlands

Network Virtualisation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Network Virtualisation in the West Midlands

Network Virtualisation
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Virtualisation in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Virtualisation in the West Midlands

Network Virtualisation
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 Virtualisation within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 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 +8 10 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Warwickshire - 2 £50,000 -
Network Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Network Virtualisation 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 Virtualisation.

1 11 (84.62%) WAN
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (84.62%) Juniper
1 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) Data Centre
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) CCNP
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (69.23%) F5
3 9 (69.23%) Brocade
3 9 (69.23%) Fortinet
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (69.23%) Line Management
4 8 (61.54%) Due Diligence
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
4 8 (61.54%) SCVMM
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL V3
4 8 (61.54%) Presales
4 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 8 (61.54%) Project Management
4 8 (61.54%) BMC

Network Virtualisation
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 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) IaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Functions
4 1 (7.69%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) PaaS
4 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
1 11 (84.62%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) BGP
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) MPLS
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) RIP
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Data Centre
2 9 (69.23%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
4 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Line Management
1 9 (69.23%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) Due Diligence
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL V3
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 8 (61.54%) Presales
2 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (76.92%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCVMM
2 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) Juniper
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Brocade
3 9 (69.23%) F5
3 9 (69.23%) Fortinet
3 9 (69.23%) HP
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) BMC
4 8 (61.54%) Citrix
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) Huawei