The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Consultant
Rank 93 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.68% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
Network Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
995 1075 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.17% 97.82% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 831 924 689
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Consultant Salary Trend in Kent

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in Kent

Network Consultant
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Maidstone - 1 £52,500 -
Network Consultant
South East

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (81.82%) Cisco
1 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Network Management
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) CCSA
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (45.45%) C
5 5 (45.45%) Firmware
5 5 (45.45%) Change Control
5 5 (45.45%) Network Security
5 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (27.27%) Juniper
7 2 (18.18%) VPN
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) UNIX
8 1 (9.09%) SNMP
8 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 1 (9.09%) Internet
8 1 (9.09%) MPLS
8 1 (9.09%) OSPF
8 1 (9.09%) BGP
8 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 1 (9.09%) Websense

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (81.82%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) IPv4
5 1 (9.09%) IPv6
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) SNMP
5 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) tcpdump
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Network Management
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) CCNA
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (54.55%) CCSA
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Websense
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade