The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 79 90 93
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.04% 0.68% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.70% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Network Consultant
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
932 1136 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.48% 96.85% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 828 974 875
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Consultant in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Network Consultant Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Network Consultant
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +8 7 £52,500 +16.66%
Network Consultant
East of England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 21 (95.45%) CCNP
3 19 (86.36%) LAN
3 19 (86.36%) WAN
3 19 (86.36%) CCSA
3 19 (86.36%) CCSE
3 19 (86.36%) CCDP
3 19 (86.36%) Network Security
4 18 (81.82%) Firewall
5 17 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (72.73%) Spanning Tree
6 16 (72.73%) Load Balancing
6 16 (72.73%) OSPF
6 16 (72.73%) BGP
7 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
8 14 (63.64%) Network Management
9 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
10 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
11 11 (50.00%) MS Visio
11 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (45.45%) Check Point Certification
12 10 (45.45%) tcpdump
12 10 (45.45%) Wireshark
13 5 (22.73%) F5
14 4 (18.18%) CCNA
15 3 (13.64%) Network Design
16 2 (9.09%) MS Office
17 1 (4.55%) CCDA

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Network Consultant in their job title 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 with Network Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) LAN
1 19 (86.36%) WAN
1 19 (86.36%) Network Security
2 18 (81.82%) Firewall
3 17 (77.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 16 (72.73%) Spanning Tree
4 16 (72.73%) OSPF
4 16 (72.73%) BGP
5 15 (68.18%) TCP/IP
6 10 (45.45%) Wireshark
6 10 (45.45%) tcpdump
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Load Balancing
2 14 (63.64%) Network Management
3 11 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) CCNP
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (86.36%) CCSA
2 19 (86.36%) CCSE
2 19 (86.36%) CCDP
3 10 (45.45%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) CCDA
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 21 (95.45%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) LogRhythm
5 1 (4.55%) Sourcefire