The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 171 - 182
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% - 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £57,500 - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
Network Specialist
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
3129 3877 3610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.31% 96.47% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2594 3320 3140
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Network Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Specialist
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Specialist across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) OSPF
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) VRRP
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) RIP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) HP

Network Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Network Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
2 1 (14.29%) HSRP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) RIP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) VRRP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds