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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Specialist
Rank 172 189 193
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Specialist 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.14% 0.027% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.028% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,733 £47,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £47,500 £43,550
UK excluding London median salary £46,150 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+2.55% +7.14%
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
3382 3545 3816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.78% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2868 2890 3153
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 1 May 2016.

Network Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (66.67%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 3 (33.33%) BGP
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
6 1 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (11.11%) CISM
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Games
6 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Network Security
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (33.33%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (11.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds