The table below looks at the statistics for Network Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 233 211 216
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 16 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.52% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 33
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £70,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Network Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6093 5376 5713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.97% 77.61% 77.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 4561 4967
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Management
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Management Salary Trend in the North West

Network Management
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Network Management Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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 -24 11 £39,000 -14.28% 2
Cheshire -18 4 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Merseyside - 1 £33,000 - 1
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (50.00%) Juniper
3 12 (46.15%) ITIL
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco
5 8 (30.77%) MPLS
5 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
5 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
6 7 (26.92%) CCNP
6 7 (26.92%) CCNA
6 7 (26.92%) Network Security
7 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 6 (23.08%) Riverbed
7 6 (23.08%) Internet
7 6 (23.08%) Wireless
7 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) OSPF
8 5 (19.23%) CCIE
8 5 (19.23%) CCIP
8 5 (19.23%) WAN
8 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
8 5 (19.23%) Fortinet
9 4 (15.38%) VPLS
9 4 (15.38%) IPTV
9 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
9 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (15.38%) Junos
9 4 (15.38%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Ethernet
1 8 (30.77%) MPLS
2 7 (26.92%) Network Security
3 6 (23.08%) Internet
3 6 (23.08%) Wireless
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) OSPF
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) SDH
5 4 (15.38%) BGP
5 4 (15.38%) DSL
5 4 (15.38%) VPLS
5 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
5 4 (15.38%) Junos
5 4 (15.38%) Multicast
6 2 (7.69%) Broadband
7 1 (3.85%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) PBX
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) DHCP
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Project Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Project Leader
4 3 (11.54%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IP Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Principle Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) IPTV
2 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Xbox
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
3 5 (19.23%) Security Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 4 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
5 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (11.54%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V2
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) Degree
4 5 (19.23%) CCIE
4 5 (19.23%) CCIP
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.69%) CCSE
6 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.85%) CISM
7 1 (3.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) OpenView
1 4 (15.38%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Juniper
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 6 (23.08%) Riverbed
5 5 (19.23%) Fortinet
6 4 (15.38%) HP
6 4 (15.38%) Blue Coat
6 4 (15.38%) Nokia
6 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds
6 4 (15.38%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £36000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago