The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 119 119 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.12% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £72,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £56,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.17%
Network Consultant
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1616 1759 1742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.34% 97.02% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1240 1286 1364
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Consultant Salary Trend in Cheshire

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
4 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) RIP
4 5 (62.50%) OSPF
4 5 (62.50%) BGP
4 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
4 5 (62.50%) IGRP
4 5 (62.50%) CCIE
4 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
7 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
7 1 (12.50%) F5
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 1 (12.50%) FWSM
7 1 (12.50%) CCNP

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) RIP
3 5 (62.50%) OSPF
3 5 (62.50%) BGP
3 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
3 5 (62.50%) IGRP
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (12.50%) FWSM
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCIE
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (12.50%) Sourcefire
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper