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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Management
Rank 238 208 248
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +40
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 13 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.54% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.65% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 13
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £44,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £50,250 £43,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
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
5776 5395 6019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.04% 82.77% 80.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4812 4461 5018
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 -7 8 £32,000 -36.00%
Cheshire -19 4 £38,500 -23.00%
Merseyside +11 1 - - 1
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) CCNA
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) Project Management
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
4 9 (25.71%) LAN
4 9 (25.71%) Finance
4 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
5 8 (22.86%) Wireless
5 8 (22.86%) Degree
5 8 (22.86%) VoIP
6 7 (20.00%) Cisco
6 7 (20.00%) CCNP
6 7 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (20.00%) Security Management
7 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
7 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (17.14%) DNS
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (17.14%) DHCP
7 6 (17.14%) JSP 440
7 6 (17.14%) Information Assurance
7 6 (17.14%) Cyber Security
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (14.29%) Unified Communications
8 5 (14.29%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (8.57%) Lync
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Moodle
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 9 (25.71%) LAN
3 8 (22.86%) VoIP
3 8 (22.86%) Wireless
4 6 (17.14%) DHCP
4 6 (17.14%) DNS
5 5 (14.29%) WLAN
5 5 (14.29%) WAN
5 5 (14.29%) VPN
5 5 (14.29%) Unified Communications
6 4 (11.43%) Network Security
6 4 (11.43%) SSL
7 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (8.57%) H.323
7 3 (8.57%) Broadband
8 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.71%) Megaco
8 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.71%) OSPF
8 2 (5.71%) BGP
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.57%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Network Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Security Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Production Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Communications Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Services Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Services Director
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery Director
7 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) JSP
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) CESG
2 4 (11.43%) SCADA
3 1 (2.86%) Xbox
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Debian
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X Server
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
4 7 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 7 (20.00%) Security Management
5 6 (17.14%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (17.14%) Information Assurance
5 6 (17.14%) Cyber Security
6 5 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
7 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (8.57%) Network Design
8 3 (8.57%) Change Control
8 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.71%) Service Management
9 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (31.43%) CCNA
3 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 7 (20.00%) CCNP
5 3 (8.57%) PMP
5 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) CCDP
7 1 (2.86%) CISSP
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
7 1 (2.86%) HNC
7 1 (2.86%) HND
7 1 (2.86%) MCSE
7 1 (2.86%) MCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CISA
7 1 (2.86%) CISM
7 1 (2.86%) PCI QSA
7 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (17.14%) JSP 440
2 5 (14.29%) SLA
3 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) WSUS
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.43%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Sage
4 2 (5.71%) Acme Packet
4 2 (5.71%) Sonus
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) 3Com
5 1 (2.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.86%) Draytek
5 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe
5 1 (2.86%) Sun
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Intel
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix