The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 166 181 179
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.077% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.082% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
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 Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3133 3668 3973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.17% 94.68% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2573 3016 3438
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Consultant Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) Data Centre
3 18 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (62.96%) CCNP
5 15 (55.56%) Network Security
6 12 (44.44%) Firewall
7 11 (40.74%) CCIE
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (25.93%) Fortinet
9 7 (25.93%) CCNA
9 7 (25.93%) LAN
9 7 (25.93%) WAN
9 7 (25.93%) SLA
9 7 (25.93%) MPLS
9 7 (25.93%) BGP
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
11 5 (18.52%) Validation
11 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
11 5 (18.52%) Juniper
11 5 (18.52%) F5
12 3 (11.11%) Wireless
12 3 (11.11%) ITIL
13 2 (7.41%) UNIX
13 2 (7.41%) Linux
13 2 (7.41%) VoIP
13 2 (7.41%) WLAN
13 2 (7.41%) Migration
13 2 (7.41%) Internet
13 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (55.56%) Network Security
2 12 (44.44%) Firewall
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (25.93%) LAN
4 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 7 (25.93%) BGP
5 3 (11.11%) Wireless
6 2 (7.41%) VoIP
6 2 (7.41%) WLAN
6 2 (7.41%) Internet
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.41%) NX-OS
6 2 (7.41%) Telepresence
7 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Validation
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (62.96%) CCNP
3 11 (40.74%) CCIE
4 7 (25.93%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 7 (25.93%) Fortinet
3 5 (18.52%) Juniper
3 5 (18.52%) F5