The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Manager
Rank 95 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Manager 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.10% 0.48% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.50% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 2
Average salary - £27,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -65.62%
UK excluding London average salary £53,500 £40,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -27.27%
Network Manager
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
918 1189 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.74% 95.50% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 829 957 906
Average salary £38,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Network Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) NHS
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) Degree

Network Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Network Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Brocade