The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 51 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 4 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.43% 2.27% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 2.61% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.19%
Network Management
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 268 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.66% 87.01% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 224 238 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Management across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Management
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Management across the Bedford region.

Network Management Salary Trend in Bedford

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management.

1 20 (100.00%) LAN
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) CCDP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (85.00%) Data Centre
2 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (80.00%) OSPF
3 16 (80.00%) BGP
3 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 16 (80.00%) CCSA
3 16 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
4 15 (75.00%) CCSE
5 13 (65.00%) MS Visio
5 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) Check Point Certification
6 11 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (50.00%) tcpdump
7 10 (50.00%) Wireshark
8 7 (35.00%) Network Design
9 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
10 4 (20.00%) Wireless
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) 802.11

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Network Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) LAN
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
1 20 (100.00%) Network Security
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 17 (85.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (80.00%) OSPF
3 16 (80.00%) BGP
3 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 16 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
4 10 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 10 (50.00%) tcpdump
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 4 (20.00%) 802.11
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Consultant
2 15 (75.00%) Network Consultant
3 10 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 10 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Network Design Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Network Implementation Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (55.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (35.00%) Network Design
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) CCNP
1 20 (100.00%) CCDP
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (80.00%) CCSA
3 15 (75.00%) CCSE
4 11 (55.00%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (15.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 4 (20.00%) IronPort
4 4 (20.00%) F5