The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Consultant role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Consultant
Rank 223 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Consultant 21 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.11% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 12
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,600 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Network Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6182 6714 6943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.33% 95.53% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4934 5424 5832
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Consultant
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Consultant Salary Trend in the North West

Network Consultant
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Consultant across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Network Consultant Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Consultant
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Consultant within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 18 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +4 3 £72,500 +81.25% 1
Network Consultant
England

Network Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 26 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (60.61%) Network Security
4 19 (57.58%) CCNP
5 15 (45.45%) CCIE
6 13 (39.39%) Fortinet
6 13 (39.39%) LAN
7 12 (36.36%) BGP
8 11 (33.33%) WAN
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (30.30%) Firewall
10 7 (21.21%) MPLS
10 7 (21.21%) CCNA
10 7 (21.21%) SLA
11 6 (18.18%) F5
11 6 (18.18%) Juniper
11 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
11 6 (18.18%) DHCP
11 6 (18.18%) DNS
12 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
12 5 (15.15%) IGRP
12 5 (15.15%) OSPF
12 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) Validation
12 5 (15.15%) RIP
12 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
12 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (12.12%) Wireless

Network Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (60.61%) Network Security
2 13 (39.39%) LAN
3 12 (36.36%) BGP
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (33.33%) WAN
5 10 (30.30%) Firewall
5 10 (30.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (21.21%) MPLS
7 6 (18.18%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) DHCP
8 5 (15.15%) RIP
8 5 (15.15%) OSPF
8 5 (15.15%) EIGRP
8 5 (15.15%) IGRP
9 4 (12.12%) Wireless
10 2 (6.06%) Unified Communications
11 1 (3.03%) FWSM
11 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
11 1 (3.03%) SSL
11 1 (3.03%) VPN
General
1 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) UNIX
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Validation
1 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (15.15%) Network Architecture
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
2 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.03%) Network Design
2 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.03%) Migration
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL
2 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (57.58%) CCNP
3 15 (45.45%) CCIE
4 7 (21.21%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) CCSE
6 1 (3.03%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 13 (39.39%) Fortinet
3 6 (18.18%) F5
3 6 (18.18%) Juniper
3 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) Sourcefire
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + £6K per year car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago