The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Management 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 Management
Rank 90 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 10 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.98% 1.00% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.31% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 4
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Network Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
853 837 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.30% 76.16% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 720 717 550
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £60,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Management
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Management Salary Trend in Kent

Network Management
Salary Histogram in Kent

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

Network Management Salary Histogram in Kent

Network Management
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 Management 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
Dover - 3 £62,500 -
Network Management
South East

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 36 (90.00%) LAN
1 36 (90.00%) WAN
1 36 (90.00%) Firewall
2 35 (87.50%) Cisco
3 29 (72.50%) CheckPoint
4 28 (70.00%) Change Control
5 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (60.00%) ITIL
5 24 (60.00%) CCNA
6 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
6 23 (57.50%) CCSA
7 21 (52.50%) Firmware
8 18 (45.00%) PRINCE2
9 16 (40.00%) Project Management
9 16 (40.00%) BT
10 13 (32.50%) Finance
11 9 (22.50%) Network Design
12 8 (20.00%) Windows
13 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
13 6 (15.00%) Degree
14 5 (12.50%) COBIT
14 5 (12.50%) Release Management
14 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (12.50%) VMware
14 5 (12.50%) C
14 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
15 4 (10.00%) VMS
15 4 (10.00%) Security Management

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) Firewall
1 36 (90.00%) LAN
1 36 (90.00%) WAN
2 6 (15.00%) IP Telephony
3 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) IPv4
6 1 (2.50%) IPv6
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) MPLS
6 1 (2.50%) OSPF
6 1 (2.50%) BGP
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
6 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Network Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.50%) Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.50%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.50%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Firmware
2 2 (5.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) VMS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Change Control
2 24 (60.00%) ITIL
3 18 (45.00%) PRINCE2
4 16 (40.00%) Project Management
5 9 (22.50%) Network Design
6 5 (12.50%) Release Management
6 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Security Management
7 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.50%) Service Management
10 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBScript
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) CCNA
1 24 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (57.50%) CCSA
3 6 (15.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Cisco
2 29 (72.50%) CheckPoint
3 16 (40.00%) BT
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.00%) Clearswift
6 2 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Brocade
7 1 (2.50%) Juniper