The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Network Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 196 184 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.080% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £37,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -10.00%
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
3629 3384 4111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.29% 95.51% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3188 2790 3513
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Network Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Network Specialist in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Network Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Network Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 4 (50.00%) BGP
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) WatchGuard
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) WLAN
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Channel Management
5 2 (25.00%) Presales

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) BGP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Channel Management
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) WatchGuard
4 2 (25.00%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix