The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 171 165 174
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 9 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 13
Average salary £59,429 £46,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.80% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £36,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £73,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Network Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Management
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Management Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Management
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Network Management Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (57.14%) Juniper
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
3 8 (38.10%) MPLS
4 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
5 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 6 (28.57%) Internet
6 5 (23.81%) CCIE
6 5 (23.81%) CCNP
6 5 (23.81%) CCIP
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
6 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
7 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
7 4 (19.05%) F5
7 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
7 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
7 4 (19.05%) IPTV
7 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
7 4 (19.05%) VPLS
7 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
7 4 (19.05%) OpenView
7 4 (19.05%) HP

Network Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (14.29%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Ethernet
1 8 (38.10%) MPLS
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 6 (28.57%) Wireless
3 4 (19.05%) VPLS
3 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
3 4 (19.05%) Multicast
3 4 (19.05%) SDH
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 4 (19.05%) OSPF
3 4 (19.05%) BGP
3 4 (19.05%) DSL
3 4 (19.05%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) Junos
5 2 (9.52%) Broadband
5 2 (9.52%) Network Security
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Transition Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IP Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Services Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) IPTV
2 1 (4.76%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) Security Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Change Control
4 4 (19.05%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL V2
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCIE
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
2 5 (23.81%) CCIP
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) CCSE
3 2 (9.52%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) OpenView
1 4 (19.05%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Juniper
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
5 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 4 (19.05%) F5
5 4 (19.05%) Blue Coat
5 4 (19.05%) Fortinet
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Nokia