Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Virtualization
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 297 316
Rank change year-on-year +31 +19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Network Virtualisation 26 21 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 2
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +83.33% -10.45% -48.46%
10th Percentile £38,750 £27,500 £30,300
90th Percentile £63,000 £38,650 £35,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +14.13% -14.81%

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 7,731 9,276 10,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.78% 90.98% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,871 7,545 8,247
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +14 14 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Warwickshire - 6 £42,500 -
Coventry +10 3 £60,000 +100.00%
Solihull - 1 - -
Network Virtualisation
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 17 (65.38%) WAN
5 15 (57.69%) Firewall
6 14 (53.85%) VMware
6 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
7 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (46.15%) Presales
9 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
10 10 (38.46%) CCNP
10 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (38.46%) Juniper
10 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
10 10 (38.46%) Cisco
11 9 (34.62%) Migration
11 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
11 9 (34.62%) IaaS
12 8 (30.77%) F5
12 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
12 8 (30.77%) Line Management
12 8 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (30.77%) Due Diligence
12 8 (30.77%) Service Management
12 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
12 8 (30.77%) SCVMM
12 8 (30.77%) Brocade
12 8 (30.77%) Fortinet
12 8 (30.77%) Project Management

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (34.62%) IaaS
4 6 (23.08%) Azure Functions
4 6 (23.08%) PaaS
4 6 (23.08%) Serverless
5 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) WAN
2 15 (57.69%) Firewall
3 7 (26.92%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) BGP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.69%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) Network Security
4 2 (7.69%) RIP
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (3.85%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (15.38%) SAP HANA
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Technical Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) DBA
5 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Azure Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Data Centre
2 8 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (19.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 4 (15.38%) User Experience
5 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (46.15%) Presales
3 9 (34.62%) Migration
4 8 (30.77%) Due Diligence
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL V3
4 8 (30.77%) Line Management
4 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (15.38%) Data Management
5 4 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (15.38%) Workflow
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Business Development
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.85%) People Management
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) CCNP
1 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSE
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 14 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
4 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.69%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) SCVMM
2 2 (7.69%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 10 (38.46%) Juniper
4 8 (30.77%) BMC
4 8 (30.77%) Brocade
4 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 8 (30.77%) F5
4 8 (30.77%) Fortinet
4 8 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) Meraki
6 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds