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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Management
Rank 241 223 214
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Permanent jobs citing Network Management 13 23 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.43% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 35
Average salary £56,929 £62,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.91% +101.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,500 £71,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
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
6178 5330 5730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.35% 79.56% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5091 4475 4898
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 October 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 October 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 -19 10 £80,000 +68.42%
Merseyside +13 2 £33,000 - 1
Cheshire -14 1 £75,000 +20.00%
Network Management
England

Network Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCNA
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) Juniper
4 7 (28.00%) Network Security
5 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) MPLS
5 6 (24.00%) OSPF
5 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) Migration
6 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.00%) CCNP
6 5 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (16.00%) VPLS
7 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) BGP
7 4 (16.00%) WAN
7 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Internet
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (12.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (12.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) Network Security
2 6 (24.00%) MPLS
2 6 (24.00%) OSPF
2 6 (24.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (16.00%) VPLS
3 4 (16.00%) BGP
3 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 4 (16.00%) Wireless
3 4 (16.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (8.00%) Multicast
4 2 (8.00%) DSL
4 2 (8.00%) Broadband
4 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 2 (8.00%) PBX
4 2 (8.00%) SDH
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 2 (8.00%) RIP
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Service Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Project Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Network Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Project Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Transition Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IP Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Network Services Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) IPTV
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Xbox
2 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL V2
5 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (8.00%) Change Control
6 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (36.00%) CCNA
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) CCNP
5 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (8.00%) JNCIP
7 2 (8.00%) CCSE
7 2 (8.00%) CCIE
7 2 (8.00%) CCIP
7 2 (8.00%) CISSP
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (8.00%) CISM
8 1 (4.00%) CISA
8 1 (4.00%) CRISC
8 1 (4.00%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) OpenView
1 2 (8.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (20.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.00%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.00%) F5
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Nokia
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago